Counting the pennies

There is just no substitute for that face-to-face engagement and the building of strong relationships. But, how do you go about this if you have...

POLOKWANE

OVERVIEW Previously called Pietersburg, the town officially became a city in 1992 and in February 2005 the South African government declared the official name of...

TMCs in Africa

As client needs change and with the almost constant pressure on spend, never mind the impact of technology, the travel

24 hours in the Free State

Dams The Vaal Dam is located in the mountainous Free State province. It is stretched along the Maluti Mountains bordering Lesotho, near the sandstone...

Behind the curve

Is the prospect of ‘open skies’ in Africa a possibility, or is it just pie in the sky? Kate Kennedy investigates The International Air Transport...

CAPE TOWN

OVERVIEW The ‘Mother City’ has the second-most populous urban area in South Africa after Johannesburg. As the seat of the Parliament of South Africa, it...

Be Different

Event organisers are finding themselves under increasing pressure to make their events stand out from the rest and deliver sustained and real value for...

Dreamliner

Boeing’s B787 has changed the aviation landscape. Geographically, this is because you are flying directly from the factory, whether it’s Boeing at Everett, Washington, or...

Budget blues?

The corporate world may have re-looked its travel policies and video conferencing operators may be licking their lips, but a decreased travel budget doesn’t...

New kind of luxury

If luxury or ‘premium’ travel is not what it used to be, what does that mean for the traveller of today and the traveller of

2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards

Launched in 2012 in association with Business Traveller Africa magazine, the awards programme is targeted at the South African

Ever Evolving

Loyalty programmes are having to be nimble and evolve all the time, as the needs and desires of their customers change at a similar pace. Richard Holmes takes a look at some of the more recent developments in the corporate travel space, and details what to look out for in the airline, hotel and car rental spaces.