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FEDHASA Cape announces its 2018 bursary recipients

FEDHASA Cape's has announced its 2018 bursary recipients in several categories, including its Youth Bursary, the Hospitality Leadership Bursary, as well as the Alumni Bursary - an extension of the Hospitality Leadership Bursary...

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The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

Hospitality market experiences positive growth in the Francophone Africa region
Hospitality market experiences positive growth in the Francophone Africa region

In a market first, the FrancoReal Summit taking place in Dakar, Senegal on 16 and 17 October 2018, will provide a platform for hospitality leaders to engage with regional investors and developers...

10 Oct 2018

The real impact of highly discounted rates
The real impact of highly discounted rates

During times of low demand, it is only natural to reduce rates to stimulate interest and incentivise customers to book your hotel - but what happens in distressed demand time when everyone is fighting for the same customer?

By Theresa Prins 9 Oct 2018

SA hospitality gets industry boost through chef training programme
SA hospitality gets industry boost through chef training programme

The National Youth Chefs Training Programme forms a part of the broader objectives of the National Tourism Sector Strategy to address skills shortages in the hospitality and tourism industry

8 Oct 2018

Rudi, Michela Dalpiaz, Talia Engelbrecht and Attilio Dalpiaz.
The authentic Italian charm and rustic SA flair of Ayama Wines

On a chilly Wednesday in late-September, select members of the Cape media were shuttled to Ayama Wines at Slent Farm in the Voor Paardeberg region of Paarl, for the official opening of their deli and wine-tasting room...

By Leigh Andrews 8 Oct 2018

AccorHotels signs Pullman Hotel Accra Airport in Ghana
AccorHotels signs Pullman Hotel Accra Airport in Ghana

The partnership will lead to the opening of the 363-key hotel and serviced apartments, making it the largest hotel and the first dual hospitality offering in Ghana set to open in 2021...

4 Oct 2018

BON Hotels expands on Ethiopian presence
BON Hotels expands on Ethiopian presence

BON Hotels has added a third East Africa property to its portfolio - the BON Hotel German Square in Addis Ababa...

4 Oct 2018

Hilton set to double Africa footprint, opens Legend Hotel Lagos Airport, Curio Collection
Hilton set to double Africa footprint, opens Legend Hotel Lagos Airport, Curio Collection

Legend Hotel Lagos Airport sees the introduction of Hilton's Curio Collection to Africa and marks the milestone of 500 operating hotels across EMEA...

3 Oct 2018

Hotel investment strategies evolving in Sub-Saharan Africa
Hotel investment strategies evolving in Sub-Saharan Africa

Xander Nijnens of JLL Sub-Saharan Africa, recently presented insights from the report An Evolving Landscape - Spotlight on Africa 2018 - JLL Hotels and Hospitality at the 2018 Africa Hotel Investment Forum in Nairobi...

3 Oct 2018

Marriott International expected to increase Africa portfolio by 50%
Marriott International expected to increase Africa portfolio by 50%

Select-service brands and conversion opportunities spur growth by five new Marriott International hotel signings...

1 Oct 2018

Cape winery settles discrimination case with Paralympian
Cape winery settles discrimination case with Paralympian

Durbanville Hills has reached a settlement agreement with South African Paralympic swimmer, Hendri Herbst, following the institution of legal proceedings in the Equality Court by the Law Clinic on Herbst's behalf...

28 Sep 2018

How can we #MakeTravelMatter?
How can we #MakeTravelMatter?

How do we make travel matter? How can we positively affect the planet, wildlife and people that we interact with? This well worth considering as we recognise World Tourism Day...

By Brett Tollman 27 Sep 2018

Empowering womxn in food with new conference FOOD XX
Empowering womxn in food with new conference FOOD XX

FOOD XX, a brand-new food conference, brought to you by Studio H will be launching in Cape Town next year...

By Ruth Cooper 26 Sep 2018

Why practice makes perfect in hospitality training
Why practice makes perfect in hospitality training

The methodology of learning has changed over the years and in order to meet the demands of the industry, as well as those of the learners, hospitality training needs to continuously progress...

26 Sep 2018

Radisson RED hotel awarded Green Key status
Radisson RED hotel awarded Green Key status

The Radisson RED hotel in Cape Town being awarded with Green Key status...

21 Sep 2018

Hospitality industry a leading employer in Kenya
Hospitality industry a leading employer in Kenya

A grim picture has recently been presented in a survey by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics that of a whopping seven million Kenyans currently unemployed with only 1.4 million desperately looking for work...

By Josephine Wawira 21 Sep 2018

The value behind the transaction
The value behind the transaction

With the proliferation of online tools allowing customers to see the product end-to-end, the assumption is often that this would make the travel buyer's job even easier, but it doesn't...

By Nicole Adonis 19 Sep 2018

Radisson Red launches new botanical gin blending bar
Radisson Red launches new botanical gin blending bar

Radisson Red's has launched its own botanical gin blending bar which offers those wanting to formulate their own distinct flavour of gin a step-by-step blending guide...

18 Sep 2018

Juan Neethling crowned 2018 Unilever Food Solutions Senior Chef of the Year
Juan Neethling crowned 2018 Unilever Food Solutions Senior Chef of the Year

Juan Neethling, executive chef at Southern Sun Waterfront has been named Unilever Food Solutions Senior Chef of the Year 2018...

17 Sep 2018

Research highlights key challenges Africa's youth face in tourism, hospitality
Research highlights key challenges Africa's youth face in tourism, hospitality

The research findings call on sector stakeholders to address the gaps that challenge young people's ability to secure and retain opportunities in the sector...

13 Sep 2018

Millennials make an about-turn on accommodation preferences
Millennials make an about-turn on accommodation preferences

Self-indulged, technology-crazed and keen on authentic sharing accommodation options. That's how the hospitality industry in South Africa has come to know and love the Millennial generation...

By Sharmila Ragunanan 11 Sep 2018

Radisson Hotel Group expands hotel development in SA
Radisson Hotel Group expands hotel development in SA

"As part of our five-year development plan, we have identified key cities for scaled growth, three of which are located in South Africa - Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban."

5 Sep 2018

#WomensMonth: Peermont's Sharon De Leur empowers success
#WomensMonth: Peermont's Sharon De Leur empowers success

Sharon De Leur, marketing manager for Peermont Group, shares why she chose a career in hospitality marketing, the challenges she has faced and why it's important to have a month dedicated to women...

By Robin Fredericks 31 Aug 2018

Why waste management should be a part of your hospitality strategy
Why waste management should be a part of your hospitality strategy

Waste management should be a part of your sustainability strategy as it is the key in helping to protect the environment and sustain its natural resources...

28 Aug 2018

Faithful to Nature Eco Awards to celebrate pioneering green brands
Faithful to Nature Eco Awards to celebrate pioneering green brands

Faithful to Nature has just launched its inaugural Eco Awards, which will honour the brands and companies demonstrating a commitment to conscious consumption and earth-friendly products...

28 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Maira Koutsoudakis on building a luxury lifestyle brand
#WomensMonth: Maira Koutsoudakis on building a luxury lifestyle brand

Maira Koutsoudakis is the CEO of the Life Group of Companies, a luxury lifestyle and hospitality specialist, which she owns and operates with her husband and business partner, engineer John Koutsoudakis...

By Eugene Yiga 28 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Meet Tarryn Burrows, GM at BON Hotel 64 on Gordon
#WomensMonth: Meet Tarryn Burrows, GM at BON Hotel 64 on Gordon

In celebration of Women's month, Tarryn Burrows, general manager at BON Hotel 64 on Gordon shares more about women in hospitality and what special something women bring to the table...

24 Aug 2018

Park Inn by Radisson #Signtember pushes the hard-of-hearing agenda
Park Inn by Radisson #Signtember pushes the hard-of-hearing agenda

Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town Newlands, in partnership with the Deaf Federation of South Africa (Deaf SA), will once again dedicate itself to the hard-of-hearing agenda during September with its #Signtember campaign for International Month for Deaf People...

22 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Rising above challenges as women in hospitality
#WomensMonth: Rising above challenges as women in hospitality

In celebration of #WomensMonth, we chat with Anneke Potgieter, director of operations and complex general manager at Silverstar Casino as she shares more on her challenges, career and words of wisdom...

By Robin Fredericks 20 Aug 2018

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