Q&A: Nairobi’s appeal

Nairobi plays an important part in Kenya’s economy, being the business hub of the country. It certainly attracts large numbers of international visitors with...

ASATA Column: Providing value to different generations

What do the 55-year old chief financial officer and the 25-year old sales and marketing director of the same company have in common? Chances...

Q&A: Minor Hotels – Steady expansion

Q: What’s your view on the current state of the African hotel industry? A: It is most certainly expanding aggressively in certain regions such...

Q&A: HRG Rennies Travel

Business travel trends are changing. Cost reduction is being achieved by reducing the number of travellers per trip and number of bed nights. However,...

MICE in Mauritius

Q: What service does the Mauritius Incentive Connection offer? A: MIC is driven by the MICE team of Connections DMC that co-ordinates and operates all...

Q&A: Minor Hotels – Acquiring the Sun

Q: What’s the Minor Hotel Group view on Africa? A: Our founder, William (Bill) Heinecke has a passion for extending the horizons of our...

Q&A: Strong intentions – aha hotels

In August 2014, the Competition Commission approved the acquisition of Three Cities Management Company by Tourvest’s Accommodation and Activities division African Hotels and Adventure,...

Q&A: On Business on point

SMEs are an increasingly important part of the global economy, but a sector the travel industry has largely overlooked. British Airways’ answer to this...

ASATA Column: Travel Policy. What travel policy?

No need to debate the reputation of the millennial business traveller and how it influences travel policy. Chances are that there are quite a...

ASATA Column: Navigate the fluctuating landscape

A technology ban, changing visa regulations and enhanced security measures at airports. The rules for travel seem to be fluctuating continuously, making it almost...

ASATA Column: Safe and secure

If you’re going to be forced to gallivant for business, you want to do it in a manner that is safe and secure. You...

Q&A: LATAM – Southern ties

With the intention of establishing a reputation as the leading airline group in Latin America, LATAM brought together the best of LAN and TAM,...