The Capital opens hotel in Melrose Arch

The Capital Hotels and Apartments has opened its 12th property alongside Melrose Arch in Johannesburg. The Capital Melrose offers accommodation that’s customisable for lone business...

Etihad signs up for new Amadeus tech

Etihad Airways has a new deal with Amadeus to transform its global load control system. The partnership will be launched worldwide to support Etihad’s ongoing...

Air Mauritius ups Durban frequency

Air Mauritius will be increasing its frequencies to Durban from three to four weekly flights, effective 1 July. The new fourth frequency will take place...

Newmark opens new hotel in Cape Town

Newmark Hotels, Residences, Reserves & Lodges opened the Stock Exchange hotel in Woodstock, Cape Town on 1 March. Stock Exchange is located in the WEX1...

Radisson Hotels enters Madagascar

Radisson Hotel Group is entering its 32nd African market and second Indian Ocean territory, Madagascar, with the signing of a portfolio deal of three...

SAA launches direct service to Guangzhou

South African Airways will launch direct flights between Johannesburg and Guangzhou, China on 18 September, giving customers access to the heart of China’s export-led...

Hilton expands HGI footprint in Africa

Hilton Garden Inn is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline just three years after...

Autograph debuts in Kenya

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s collection of independent hotels, recently welcomed Sankara Nairobi to its portfolio of over 171 hotels around the world, marking...

New tech initiative for SA’s travel and tourism sector

South Africa’s Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom has launched Jurni, an innovative public-private venture that is expected to transform South Africa’s travel and tourism industry. A...

AVIAREPS represents LAM in SA

LAM Mozambique Airlines has appointed AVIAREPS as its General Sales Agent in South Africa. AVIAREPS has 25 years of experience in the aviation and broader tourism industry. It has 66 offices in 48 countries and its extensive experience made it an

Emirates adds flights to Durban

Emirates will increase its existing daily service to Durban, with four additional flights a week between 14 June and 4 August. This is in response to growing demand for travel during this period. The airline will also be introducing its first class experience on the

BA offers 100% Avios bonus

In its centenary year, British Airways is running a promotion giving its Executive Club Members the chance to collect 100% more (double) Avios when they fly. To be eligible to collect double Avios on flights, customers must register and book by 19 April,