Cairo joins the Emirates A380 network

Following the recent debut of its flagship A380 aircraft on the Cairo route, Emirates will introduce a regular scheduled commercial A380 service to the...

Wings expands footprint in US

Wings Travel Management is expanding its footprint in the United States with the acquisition of the energy and corporate travel business of Associated Travel...

African hotels need to woo the millennial market

In 2019, business travel doesn’t look much like it did 10 years ago. A younger, more tech-savvy global workforce has emerged over the past...

Advertorial: THE LEONARDO – Introducing the lap of luxury

Standing 55 stories in the sky, The Leonardo is Africa’s tallest and most iconic building. It’s the latest venture between the Legacy Group and Nedbank...

Defining luxury

What is ‘luxury’ or ‘premium’ travel? It's the million-dollar question, isn’t it? It’s also a question that a lot of travel suppliers are asking themselves, particularly...

Hotel check: Lincoln Plaza London Curio Collection by Hilton

BACKGROUND: Lincoln Plaza London is part of Curio Collection, Hilton’s smaller, upscale brand with around 60 properties around the world. This 129-room hotel shares...

Flight check: Ethiopian Airlines A350 900

BACKGROUND: For years, Ethiopian Airlines has been considered a success story – if not the success story – of African aviation, and is the...

Q&A: Sandton Convention Centre – Embracing innovation

Q: What are your thoughts on the current state of the SA conference and exhibition industry? A: Exhibitions continue to be accepted as smart marketing,...

Q&A: aha – New broom

Q: What’s the background to your appointment as CEO, taking over from Neil Bald? A: I have been with aha since July 2008 and was...

Joining forces

It had to happen, didn’t it? Earlier this year, Rennies Travel joined BCD’s Global Network after parting ways with HRG. That followed the 2018 news...

Delivering value in the 21st century

Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should. That seems to be the over-arching outcome of a recent ASATA survey among South African business...

Radisson opens third Nairobi hotel

The Radisson Hotel Group has opened the Radisson Blu Hotel & Residence, Nairobi Arboretum, its third hotel in Kenya. The hotel’s 122 rooms and suites...