Air Seychelles and NIKI expand codeshare

Air Seychelles and NIKI, the Austrian subsidiary airline of the airberlin group, have expanded their codeshare agreement. Air Seychelles will place its flight code on...

Peermont upgrades hotels

Peermont Hotels, Casinos and Resorts has announced two hotel extensions and a variety of refurbishments and upgrades at a number of its properties. At Emperors...

Air Mauritius launches flight to Tanzania

According to eTurboNews, Air Mauritius has launched weekly flights connecting the island with Tanzania. The airline will be flying its Airbus A319 from Port Louis...

Air Namibia wet leases Airbus for Frankfurt flights

Air Namibia will introduce a temporary change of aircraft to replace one of its Airbus A330-200 aircraft that service the Windhoek-Frankfurt route effective 13...

Newmark expands into Africa

Newmark Hotels, Reserves and Lodges has opened its first office outside South Africa in Lusaka and has created the Kaufela Collection in Zambia. Kaufela, which...

Air Zimbabwe relaunches Harare-Dar es Salaam flights

According to eTurboNews, Air Zimbabwe will return to Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) on 4 June. Flight UM438/9 will operate every Tuesday and Saturday using the...

Radisson Blu to Open in Marrakech

Carlson Rezidor will soon open its first Radisson Blu hotel in Morocco. Located in the heart of the Guéliz district, Radisson Blu Hotel, Marrakech Carré...

June 2016

We look at Cape Town and Nigeria as business travel destinations. Private aviation is still a viable transport option. We review Turkish Airlines. We...

Q&A: Travelport – Adaptation is key

According to Juniper Research, it is expected that more than 500 million air tickets will be purchased on mobile devices by 2018 (up from...

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...

Interesting Times

Ed Frost believes the global airline industry is in as tricky a place as it has ever been since 2008. That’s off the back...

Radisson Blu to Open in Marrakech

Carlson Rezidor will soon open its first Radisson Blu hotel in Morocco. Located in the heart of the Guéliz district, Radisson Blu Hotel, Marrakech Carré...