British Airways will increase its services from London to Cape Town by three flights a week from May 2014, offering 657 additional seats a week, expanding total capacity to over 12,000 seats.
6 Dec 2013 13:15
A great man has passed away and we all mourn the loss of Madiba, but while we mourn, let us also celebrate the life and the achievements of one of history's greatest statesmen, and certainly South Africa's and Africa's greatest. (video)
6 Dec 2013 05:06
The Woodstock Foundry, a new development in Woodstock, Cape Town, recently welcomed Browser & Grazer, a single-source catering company that provides a full range of catering needs - including healthy menu options, equipment hire, bar service and staffing hire.
By Evan-Lee Courie 5 Dec 2013 10:57
There is no doubt that the decision by South African Airways (SAA) to cut the Buenos Aires-Johannesburg flights from 2014 will have a detrimental knock-on effect throughout Africa, says Danny Bryer,of the Protea Hospitality Group.
4 Dec 2013 13:25
FEDHASA Cape, the official voice and representative of the hospitality industry, recently held a youth event at the Peninsula Hotel in Cape Town, hosted by youth segment chairman, Jamie Pieters. The event served to highlight the relevance of youths within the hospitality industry, as well as promote the role that FEDHASA Cape plays in supporting young people in their careers.
4 Dec 2013 12:42
After 14 years apart, industry veterans and hoteliers Tony Romer-Lee and Euan McGlashan are back together in their newest venture, PMR Hospitality Partners, which is a boutique African hospitality management company based in Cape Town and Atlanta, US, through its sister firm, Valor Hospitality Partners.
4 Dec 2013 12:14
The annual office year-end party is usually where some of the craziest communication of the year takes place. Colleagues are usually beyond drained and exhausted at this time of the year and yet over-jubilant and excited at the same time. Add in to this equation free food and booze and we often see a terrifying communication cocktail in which employees often commit career suicide and take far more than just a day to recover!
By John French 4 Dec 2013 09:34
Indaba and We Are Africa have joined forces to introduce Two Shows One Africa, which they claim will change the face of travel trade shows on the continent, bringing unprecedented business benefits to exhibitors, buyers, and the greater African tourism sector.
3 Dec 2013 15:28
Sandton is set to see its first newly built hotel in four years, when 177 Empire Place, which is being developed by hotel group Executive Apartments and Hotels, opens next year.
By Alistair Anderson 3 Dec 2013 11:48
I was disturbed recently when I watched an episode of a popular South Africa investigative journalism series documenting something I had never been aware of: canned hunting. I don't know what troubled me more; the fact that it was actually taking place or that I had never heard of it before! Even more recently, of course, was the controversial Melissa Bachman's lion hunt, which sparked outrage amongst animal lovers and, ironically, got people talking and spreading awareness.
By Angie White 3 Dec 2013 09:18
Trafalgar has devised a programme for its guests that is designed to give them even more and take them further beyond the expected in 2014.
3 Dec 2013 06:51
MasterCard has introduced the Priceless Africa campaign to South Africa, bringing the global Priceless Cities programme to the African continent for the first time.
2 Dec 2013 11:49
Demand for quality accommodation will result in Uganda's Protea Hotel Entebbe more than doubling in size less than two years after first opening doors. Construction starts on the new phase of the 73-room hotel in May 2014 and is expected to take approximately a year to complete.
2 Dec 2013 10:35
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