Home* Suite Hotel set to open in Cape Town

Construction is well underway of the recently launched, Home* Suite Hotels’ property, located in Sea Point Cape Town. Home* Suite Hotels, a new hotel brand...

New airline partnership

Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic have announced a global partnership to benefit travellers around the world. The new partnership provides customers with more...

SAs first exclusive procurement travel summit

Africa's first independently owned and peer-led event for South African procurement professionals, Procure Travel Africa, is on track and scheduled to take place in...

Delta commits $1bn to carbon neutrality

Starting 1 March, Delta Air Lines is committing $1 billion over the next 10 years on its journey to mitigate all emissions from its...

BA adds even more Cape Town flights

On 20 February British Airways announced more flights between Heathrow and Cape Town for summer 2021. The three new services will start on 30 March...

Five trends to impact business and conferencing travel in 2020

The hospitality industry as a whole is feeling the crunch of the current economic climate, with conferencing venues in particular seeing a change in...

Change of editorship at Business Traveller Africa

Future Group has announced the departure of Dylan Rogers as editor of Business Traveller Africa magazine. That’s after informing publisher Richard Lendrum of his intentions...

Accor set to expand Ethiopia footprint

Accor is expanding its presence in Ethiopia after signing a management agreement to open a new property under its design-led economy brand, Ibis Styles. In...

What’s next in travel?

Just over one month into a new decade and a variety of travel trends are emerging on Airbnb. From immersive trekking experiences, to prioritising...

Virgin returns to Mother City

Virgin Atlantic has announced the reintroduction of Cape Town to London Heathrow with the seasonal service taking to the skies from October 2020 onwards. The...

Time for SONA to map out ‘the how’ for tourism

One-liners and sweeping statements about the importance of tourism to the South African economy are not enough for the 2020 SONA. While the sector...

IHG debuts voco in Africa

InterContinental Hotels Group has signed voco The Bank, Rosebank in South Africa in partnership with Valor Hospitality Partners Africa. Last year, IHG announced the signing...