Proflight to start Ndola-Johannesburg route

Proflight Zambia has plans for a new scheduled service between Ndola and Johannesburg in a move to boost trade and investment between the two...

City Lodge undertakes makeovers

The City Lodge Hotel Group has a series of refurbishments in progress. Courtyard Hotel Sandton and five Road Lodges around the country are currently being...

Jin Jiang and Radisson unveil co-branded hotel

Following Radisson Hotel Group’s acquisition by Jin Jiang International and Sino-Cee Fund late last year, Radisson and its shareholders have identified several opportunities to...

Peermont switches to Sabre

Peermont, Hotels, Casinos and Resorts has upgraded its central reservations systems to Sabre Hospitality Solutions. Key benefits of the new system include security features to protect...

BON expands footprint throughout Namibia

BON Hotels will take over hotels in Rundu and Walvis Bay, adding to its existing footprint in Swakopmund. Entering the fourth year of BON Hotel...

PEDs permitted on SA British Airways flights

British Airways (operated by Comair) announced today that its customers may now use their portable electronic devices (PEDs) at all times during their journey...

BA rolls out phase two of World Traveller Plus investment

British Airways is rolling out the next phase of its investment in its premium economy, World Traveller Plus cabin, by introducing a range of...

Hilton says no Hampton deal in JHB just yet

Last week, Business Traveller Africa ran a story on the signing of an agreement that would see Africa’s first Hampton by Hilton hotel opening...

Eurowings launches Frankfurt-Windhoek flight

Eurowings, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group, has extended its long-haul portfolio with the introduction of a new flight route between Frankfurt and...

Hilton moves into Mbabane

Hilton is expanding its footprint with the Hilton Garden Inn Mbabane in Eswatini (formerly Swaziland). Hilton Garden Inn Mbabane benefits from a prime location within...

Town Lodge Umhlanga opening soon

Construction of Town Lodge Umhlanga is nearing completion and the property is scheduled to open in July. The 154-room Town Lodge Umhlanga is located on...

Guangzhou to join RwandAir’s network

RwandAir will commence flights to Guangzhou, the provincial capital of Guangdong and the third largest city in China, effective 18 June. RwandAir will fly to...