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Radisson Hotel Group debuts in South Sudan

Radisson Hotel Group is moving into South Sudan with the opening of Radisson Blu Hotel, Juba, the country’s first internationally branded 5-star hotel. Located in...

Corporate Traveller launches SME toolkit

Corporate Traveller, the corporate travel brand of the Flight Centre Travel Group, has launched a free SME toolkit available online to any small and...

Cape Town receives newest Turkish Airlines Dreamliner

Turkish Airlines have once again displayed their commitment to Cape Town by introducing the airline’s most advanced aircraft, the Dreamliner, on route from 1...

Marriott International to open first luxury safari lodge

Marriott International has signed an agreement with Baraka Lodges to enter the safari segment in Africa. JW Marriott Masai Mara Lodge will be located...

Scrapping of PCR requirement signals brighter future for the travel industry

ASATA has welcomed the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that the onerous and costly PCR test requirement will be scrapped for travellers to South...

SA’s Leading HR platform identifies three sectors seeing a decline in employment opportunities

According to Simplify.hr, recent figures drawn from an analysis of jobs published online on job boards and corporate career sites, reflect that whilst there...

FlySafair adds flights to alleviate pressure on available seats

Airports around the country this weekend were thrown into turmoil after the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) was forced to ground two carriers...

Comair cancels flights as CAA extends suspension

Comair is unable to confirm when it will be able to start flying again as the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has indefinitely...

KZN to host inaugural Economic Zones Expo

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government and Messe Frankfurt are pleased to announce that Durban, KwaZulu-Natal has secured a bid to host the Inaugural Economic Zones...

Newmark achieves 100% staff vaccination

The Newmark Hotel group has announced that 100% of its employees - across all luxury lodges, hotels and residences - are now fully vaccinated...

British Airways adds a third flight to Mauritius

British Airways (operated by Comair) will add a third flight to its Johannesburg-Mauritius schedule from Thursday 3 March 2022. The airline’s Sales and Marketing Executive,...

Africa’s first voco hotel opens in Johannesburg

The Johannesburg suburb of Rosebank is now the location for the continent’s newest voco hotel. The 131-room voco The Bank Johannesburg opened its doors on 1...