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Mövenpick Ambassador unveils chocolate-inspired menu

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra is treating guests to a new menu of savoury dishes with a sweet twist at its Sankofa

AccorHotels strengthens African footprint

AccorHotels has announced the signing of a hotel management agreement with Noral, a leading private group in Ivory Coast, for a combined 200-room Novotel...

New members of TGCSA awards committee appointed

The South African Tourism Board has appointed new awards committee members, who will be responsible for overseeing the implementation and management of the Tourism...

Preferred Hotels adds to SA portfolio

Preferred Hotels & Resorts added 16 new member hotels to its global portfolio between July and September, two of which are in South Africa. The...

Ramada comes to Ethiopia

Wyndham Hotel Group has opened its first hotel in Ethiopia – the Ramada Addis Ababa. The hotel is owned by ADM Business PLC and operated...

Iberia’s new premium economy cabin

Iberia recently presented its first Airbus A340/600 fitted with its new premium economy cabin. Aircraft already in Iberia’s fleet at its Madrid hangars will be...

Air Seychelles expands codeshare

Air Seychelles has expanded its codeshare partnership with Alitalia for air connections to Madagascar and South Africa. Under the agreement, Alitalia will place its AZ...

Air Tanzania to resume flights to SA

Air Tanzania will return to South Africa on 28 June. The airline is set to resume services between O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg and...

New BA first class experience

British Airways is set to deliver significant changes to the onboard product and service in its first class cabin as part of its £6.5bn ($8.56bn) investment. The new look and feel, set to take to the skies from 31 March, will include new bedding, amenities and

Ethiopian launches debit card

Ethiopian Airlines and Hibret Bank have launched a co-branded debit card. The new debit card entitles Ethiopian ShebaMiles members to five bonus miles for every 100-birr spending made with the co-branded card.

ExecuJet extends Nigerian line maintenance station

ExecuJet has extended its line maintenance capability for EASA-registered aircraft at its base in Lagos

Nedbank and FEXCO join forces

Nedbank and FEXCO, the independent global provider of Dynamic Currency Conversion and Multi-Currency Pricing technologies, have announced a partnership that will see FEXCO’s DCC...