The Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year 2015 competition has officially launched and entrants from potential culinary stars around the country have been called to enter. For the first time, the competition will be endorsed by the World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS) and a WACS-accredited judge will oversee the judging delegation as well as the overall judging procedure.
21 Apr 2015 14:37
A transaction between Nedbank Capital and SA Airlink will now enable the airline to expand its network of feeder routes within South Africa to include fully integrated city to game lodge flight options.
21 Apr 2015 07:26
LoAnn Holden, media relations director for the International Gay and Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA), was in Cape Town last week hosting a conference session at the 2015 World Travel Market Africa. Holden, together with CEO and founder of Out2Africa and IGLTA's South African ambassador, David Ryan, discussed how to attract 'pink dollars' as well as the ins and outs of LGBT travel marketing.
By Sindy Peters 21 Apr 2015 06:00
Travel company, Expedia has reported that online travel bookings have exploded over the past year, having grown by 29% in 2014.
20 Apr 2015 14:51
The Vineyard Hotel has recently been awarded its Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) certification after a stringent auditing process, which included being assessed on its business practise and HR, community resources and cultural heritage and environmental practise. The hotel was awarded 98% in the general category and 100% in the mandatory category.
20 Apr 2015 14:10
The World Youth Student and Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation has partnered Emirates Airline again this year to offer hosted flights for its WYSTC 2015 hosted buyer programme participants.
20 Apr 2015 13:57
Stellenbosch is again to play host to some of the world's most influential bloggers as part of its destination marketing campaign, Stellenbosch Experience.
20 Apr 2015 12:01
[http://www.bizcommunity.com/Search/196/373/s-World+Travel+Market+Africa.html WTM Africa]] 2015 boasts a phenomenal increase of over 18% on visitor attendance to the show on last year's inaugural edition. This growth indicates that Africa's largest inbound and outbound b2b exhibition is continuing to grow at a phenomenal rate with widespread local, regional and international interest and participation, fulfilling the show's vision of doing successful travel and tourism business in Africa.
20 Apr 2015 09:40
In October 2013, Cape Town Tourism's Board of Directors took a collective decision to forfeit their monthly remuneration in favour of the Board Development Fund (BDF) that assists Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) with support to develop their tourism businesses.
17 Apr 2015 14:21
Day two of Africa's largest inbound and outbound B2B show has yet again been a huge success, proving that Africa is a trendy and emerging market in terms of both travel and tourism sectors of the industry. The World Travel Market Africa floor was buzzing from the time the doors opened until the final meetings and networking sessions ended.
17 Apr 2015 11:23
At a special ceremony at World Travel Market Africa, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, winners of the inaugural African Responsible Tourism Awards were announced.
16 Apr 2015 17:20
The African Pride Crystal Towers Hotel & Spa is collaborating with the Cape Town non-profit chefs' school Infinity Culinary Training (ICT), under which ICT offers students from impoverished backgrounds the necessary training and skills for a career in the hospitality industry.
16 Apr 2015 15:55