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Bergrivier Tourism launches new travel app
Bergrivier Tourism launches new travel appArticle

the app serves as a travel directory with lists of all the available tourism products and services in town within the Bergrivier district - with categories such as where to eat, where to stay, what to do, must-see locations, where to shop, and festivals...

28 Apr 2021

Airbus launches travel companion app to ease passenger travel
Airbus launches travel companion app to ease passenger travelArticle

The application aggregates and provides flight and travel information to ease and restore passenger's trust in their end-to-end journey when travelling by air during the Covid-19 pandemic...

26 Mar 2021

How FlySafair is improving its customer experience as airlines face recovery
How FlySafair is improving its customer experience as airlines face recoveryArticle

FlySafair has just launched a new mobile app to make its customer's experience much simpler, by centralising all booking details into one place, enabling customers to manage their journeys on their own devices...

17 Feb 2021

Muhammad Ali Albakri
#BizTrends2021: 5 government interventions urgently-needed to support air transport, tourism sectorArticle

The air transport industry was one of the hardest hit in 2020 with traffic and revenues falling off a cliff at the end of last March following the imposition of worldwide Covid-19 containment restrictions on travel...

Muhammad Ali Albakri 21 Dec 2020

With December around the corner, are South Africans ready to travel again?
With December around the corner, are South Africans ready to travel again?Article

And most importantly, is the travel industry prepared for the country's peak holiday season? Kirby Gordon, CMO of FlySafair, looks at how the industry is rebuilding customer confidence in travel and tourism...

Kirby Gordon 13 Nov 2020

Entrepreneurs tackle Covid-19 language challenges and job creation
Entrepreneurs tackle Covid-19 language challenges and job creationArticle

Two young entrepreneurs are doing their part to help alleviate South Africa's most pressing challenges: managing the Covid-19 pandemic in the country and the knock it has taken on the economy...

21 Oct 2020

Mall Ads relaunches Mall TV for mass market audience
Mall Ads relaunches Mall TV for mass market audienceArticle

Mall Ads has relaunched Mall TV, with a renewed focus on targeting the mass market segment of the South African population...

Issued by Provantage Media Group 3 Aug 2020

Update on SA travel restrictions due to Covid-19
Update on SA travel restrictions due to Covid-19Article

Although the restrictions under Level 3 lockdown have been relaxed somewhat, there are still restrictions on immigration, with no update on the concessions released previously. However, some additional measures have been introduced regarding the movement of people across the country's borders...

Ahlisha Yesmariam 9 Jun 2020

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Personalising the unique traveller experience through AIArticle

The greater the pool of data, the more potential it has for valuable business insights, particularly in industries like travel where the spotlight is increasingly shining on personalisation...

Adrian Roodt 23 Jan 2020

Why South Africans desire clarity and flexibility when booking travel
Why South Africans desire clarity and flexibility when booking travelArticle

"Travelers in South Africa are very closely aligned with global trends when it comes to booking preferences. Travellers want an experience from travel providers and travel agents that is as simple and engaging as the best retailers."

4 Nov 2019

How far can tech steer business traveller behaviour and safety?
How far can tech steer business traveller behaviour and safety?Article

Where there are rules, there are always those who try to break, ignore or circumvent them. Business travel is no different. Rogue business travellers - those who book on their own and tend to flaunt the 'rules' - are causing serious concern for travel managers...

Nicole Adonis 14 Mar 2019

Mike Croucher
How cloud can be used to meet the changing demand in digital travelArticle

The travel industry is transforming with emerging technologies, new business models and changing consumer expectations...

Mike Croucher 13 Mar 2019

Mastering the art of giving people what they want in 2019
Mastering the art of giving people what they want in 2019Article

Personalisation has become a buzzword in the travel industry with the rise of the digital age. As travel businesses, we are increasingly challenged to build a personal connection with the consumer or risk losing them to businesses that do.

Teresa Richardson 10 Dec 2018

These 5 technologies are transforming the travel experience
These 5 technologies are transforming the travel experienceArticle

The whole notion of what today's hyperconnected travellers want, and what they value, has changed. While cost, choice and convenience are still significant, booking decisions are now based on the experience...

Guido Verweij 19 Sep 2018

Hands on: Facebook Local is the best travel app you won't want to download
Hands on: Facebook Local is the best travel app you won't want to downloadArticle

Facebook Local is the social network's latest app feeding from its plethora of information that lets you search for things to do in your vicinity...

Andy Walker 5 Jul 2018

South African Tourism, FCB Joburg successfully rebrand Africa's Travel Indaba
South African Tourism, FCB Joburg successfully rebrand Africa's Travel IndabaArticle

South African Tourism and FCB Joburg have successfully completed the rebranding of "Indaba" as "Africa's Travel Indaba" at this year's event, which drew to a close in Durban on 10 May...

Issued by Nahana Communications Group 5 Jun 2018

Corporate travel: Managing risk and traveller friction
Corporate travel: Managing risk and traveller frictionArticle

The mechanics of corporate travel appear to be simple enough - pack smart, be prepared for your meetings, have your travel documents ready and it's all systems go. However...

Euan McNeil 24 May 2018

How devices can improve business travel
How devices can improve business travelArticle

Technology has made business communication and business travel easier than ever, but it's still possible to have a minor disaster involving your indispensable devices...

Dawn Weir 16 Apr 2018

Consumerisation of travel: Millennials changing the face of business travel
Consumerisation of travel: Millennials changing the face of business travelArticle

Millennials will soon become the largest group of travel customers, driving the evolution of the industry with a demand for cutting-edge digital solutions and a thirst for more 'bleisure'...

3 Apr 2018

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New app a digital gateway to Abu Dhabi heritageArticle

The Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi is set to launch a 'one-stop' digital information platform initiave on cultural experiences in the emirate of Abu Dhabi on 27 February 2018...

14 Feb 2018

#BizTrends2018: Travel influence - inspiring authentic and conscious travel in 2018
#BizTrends2018: Travel influence - inspiring authentic and conscious travel in 2018Article

Travel bloggers and influencers have become responsible for providing authentic travel experience to their readers, from destination travel best practices to providing insight into enhancing travel adventures...

Dawn Jorgensen 10 Jan 2018

Always-on a must for South African digital travellers
Always-on a must for South African digital travellersArticle

The digital traveller experience lets consumers take full control over all aspects of their holidays. Much of this digital transformation is driven by the consumer's desire to...

Claude Schuck 11 Dec 2017

Technology crucial in changing, advancing the tourism industry
Technology crucial in changing, advancing the tourism industryArticle

Technology has eradicated borders and tedious admin in the tourism space. Businesses have had to continuously adjust to the ongoing advances that have a direct impact on...

25 Oct 2017

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A new distribution landscape: Bringing blockchain to the travel industryArticle

Lufthansa Group has partnered with Winding Tree which has dedicated itself to reorganising travel distribution. With a decentralised B2B marketplace system powering blockchain-based travel booking transactions...

11 Oct 2017

Is your travel budget being taken for a ride?
Is your travel budget being taken for a ride?Article

Cost-efficient travel procurement is becoming increasingly tricky for corporate executives, particularly those who are encouraged by their TMCs to focus on the cost and not the efficiency of the service they provide...

Andrew McDonic 5 Oct 2017

#TourismMonth: Why travel agents are here to stay
#TourismMonth: Why travel agents are here to stayArticle

The demise of the travel agent has been a favourite topic in media articles over the past decade. Today's headlines, however, prompts for survival and adaptation...

4 Sep 2017

Tech takes on travel
Tech takes on travelArticle

Behind the scenes, in tourism, there's a new wave of business strategy driven by technology processes, all generated to create a better experience for the visitor...

6 Jul 2017

Sygic Travel database bursting with 360° travel videos
Sygic Travel database bursting with 360° travel videosArticle

Through the Sygic Travel database of more than 1,300 travel videos in 360°, travellers can find themselves in the world's most beautiful places...

29 Jun 2017

A day in the life of a smart city commuter - and why it's not so far from reality
A day in the life of a smart city commuter - and why it's not so far from realityArticle

The alarm on your smartphone went off 10 minutes earlier than usual this morning. Parts of the city are closed off, so congestion is expected to be worse than usual. You'll need to catch an earlier bus...

Marcin Budka 12 Jun 2017

#Indaba2017: Marketing Nelson Mandela Bay as an accessible city
#Indaba2017: Marketing Nelson Mandela Bay as an accessible cityArticle

“Our aim is to market Nelson Mandela Bay as an accessible city with an array of activities which are in close proximity to the city centre. This means that visitors are able to experience more of our offerings in a shorter space of time."

16 May 2017

To roam or not to roam: keeping in touch while working abroad
To roam or not to roam: keeping in touch while working abroadArticle

South African businesses are wary about employees roaming while working abroad, with data costing up to R500 per MB. There are ways, however, businesses travellers can stay connected without breaking the bank...

20 Mar 2017

Know these top five marketing trends to travel in 2017
Know these top five marketing trends to travel in 2017Article

With purchases happening online, the travel industry is going completely digital to expand its business beyond expectations. Here are a few trends for the year 2017 that you need to watch out for...

Stephen Marshal 20 Mar 2017

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MSC digital innovation brings latest customer-centric technology to the seaArticle

After three years of working with over eleven of the world's leading digital, tech and behavioural science experts, MSC Cruises unveiled its fleet-wide digital innovation programme, MSC for Me...

10 Mar 2017

How to fly like a seasoned business traveller
How to fly like a seasoned business travellerArticle

Few of us would enjoy flying every day and living out of suitcase. For some, however, business travel is a necessity, so here are a few hints and tips that can make a big difference...

9 Mar 2017

How to sell Africa to experiential travellers
How to sell Africa to experiential travellersArticle

On holidays, we no longer get lost or wander through a foreign city because we have apps assisting us. So, it's important that you're the personal touch that clients are looking for...

Mareike Pietzsch 24 Feb 2017

#BehindtheSelfie with... Verusha Maharaj
#BehindtheSelfie with... Verusha MaharajArticle

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Verusha Maharaj, newly promoted GM – Africa at The Creative Counsel...

Leigh Andrews 7 Feb 2017

#Sharethebay: A summer of thrills in Nelson Mandela Bay
#Sharethebay: A summer of thrills in Nelson Mandela BayArticle

With ideal weather conditions, fine festive events and activations, and tourists from around the globe impressed with the destination's tourism offering, Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism experienced a successful summer...

19 Jan 2017

Wendie White
#BizTrends2017: Travel companies in tune with the tech savvy traveller will thriveArticle

Wendie White, the MD of Lloyd Orr Communications, has enjoyed 32 years' experience in the South African travel industry. We asked White to give us her outlook on Tourism 2017...

Cari Coetzee 18 Jan 2017

Top (from left to right): Herman van Laar (Managing Director of Contract Bus Services Division at Imperial Logistics), Siphiwe Madiba-Vara (Chief People Officer, Human Resources at Imperial Logistics), Willem Spangenberg (Attorney for Interstate Bus Lines), Sibongile Zikalala (Transformation Director at Imperial Logistics). Bottom (from left to right): Gregory Hocking (Financial Director at Imperial Logistics South Africa), Christo du Plessis (Chief Operation Officer at Interstate Bus Lines)
Imperial diversifies, buys into commuter bus service marketArticle

In line with Imperial Logistics' strategy to diversify into other, related industries, the company has acquired a majority stake in the largest commuter bus operation in the Free State, Interstate Bus Lines...

13 Jan 2017

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Travel trends and top destinations for 2017Article

From flexible flight options to new off-the-beaten-track destinations, Cheapflights share their annual travel predictions for 2017 that travellers and the travel industry should keep an eye out for....

12 Jan 2017

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Lufthansa Group to make 2017 the year of digitalisationArticle

Lufthansa Group showcased their commitment to making 2017 the year of digitalisation by demonstrating various new digital innovations at their first digital aviation forum...

11 Jan 2017

#BizTrends2017: Travellers tired of surprises, striking out on their own
#BizTrends2017: Travellers tired of surprises, striking out on their ownArticle

The economic climate and the volatility of the rand, has lead consumers to opt for ‘no surprises' packages, whereby more value for your rand and all-inclusive packages are preferred...

Cari Coetzee 10 Jan 2017

Travelling for offline marketing: Four tips to simplify your journey
Travelling for offline marketing: Four tips to simplify your journeyArticle

While we can all agree on the importance of online marketing, there's no denying that offline marketing can still improve the reach of almost any campaign...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 19 Dec 2016

Mobile phones usage for travel
Mobile phones usage for travelArticle

In the latest report on how people use phones for travel, Google in collaboration with Ipsos has provided insights on the influences mobile devices have on travellers' decisions...

Josephine Wawira 5 Dec 2016

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