Travel megatrends transforming Africa

Travel is an ever-shifting industry; how visitors adapt in their preferences is a challenge for any tourism and hospitality professional to identify and meet their requirements in order to stay relevant...

8 Nov 2018

SA, Kenya to introduce multiple entry visa

Plans are underway for South Africa and Kenya to introduce a 10-year multiple entry visa for businesspeople to ease movement between the two countries...

6 Nov 2018

We.Stream and KLM partner to offer on-board Wi-Fi hotspot

We.Stream and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines announced a partnership, for the sale of We.Stream's mobile Wi-Fi hotspot on board of KLM flights...

30 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

How low-cost airlines can unlock the value of loyalty programmes

Nic Vlok, acting CEO at Mango Airlines makes a case for keeping costs down while also rewarding loyalty...

By Nic Vlok 23 Oct 2018

How IATA's NDC technology is changing travel distribution

Ian Heywood, Travelport's global head of new distribution, recently addressed over 200 business leaders at Travelport LIVE Africa on the topic of New Distribution Capability, a technology standard launched by IATA that allows data to be transferred in a common way over the internet...

10 Oct 2018

Emirates wins Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year

Emirates has won the Aviation 100 Middle East & Africa Airline of the Year, awarded by Airline Economics magazine...

8 Oct 2018

Cape Town Air Access named destination marketing runner-up at World Routes 2018

Cape Town Air Access was shortlisted following their win at Routes Africa 2018, where the team was awarded best destination marketing award as well as the overall Routes Africa award...

19 Sep 2018

IATA releases global air transport statistics for 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released its industry performance statistics for 2017, which reflects annual air passenger numbers exceeding four billion for the first time globally...

7 Sep 2018

Catching a flight could soon be as easy as ordering an Uber

Rising consumer demands will soon drive disruption of air travel, says Kirby Gordon, head of sales and distribution at FlySafair...

By Kirby Gordon 27 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth 2018: Introducing the women of the travel sector

South Africa's retail travel sector employs around 9,000 people, 73% of which are female. This is according to a 2017 industry assessment by the Association of Southern African Travel Agents ...

7 Aug 2018

Don't get bogged down with airline baggage rules

Benediction Zubane, head of department: marketing at Mango Airlines says things could very quickly turn pear-shaped if you haven't paid attention to airline baggage regulations...

By Benediction Zubane 2 Aug 2018

British Airways brings a real dining experience to SA air travel

British Airways has launched a new restaurant-style dining experience on all of its flights between Cape Town and Johannesburg, and London...

1 Aug 2018

DHL Global, Ethiopian Airlines maximise growth through joint venture

DHL Global Forwarding and Ethiopian Airlines have signed a new agreement to form DHL-Ethiopian Airlines Logistics Services Ltd, a cargo logistics provider joint venture company in Africa...

27 Jul 2018

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