Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Travel

Tough loans inhibit African hotel development

The African hotel industry is capable of generating market revenue of US$13,8 billion (R247,7 billion) by 2027, according to the UN Conference on Trade...

UK business travel salaries rise despite fall in recruitment

Salaries in the UK business travel sector rose by 12.5 per cent in the first half of 2024, despite a “considerable slowing” in the...

HRS and Amadeus add more capabilities to Cytric

HRS has expanded its partnership with Amadeus to incorporate some of its technology capabilities around hotel booking, sustainability and payment into the Cytric booking...

Cubans Can Travel to Thailand Without a Visa Starting Monday

The Thai government announced last Friday a list of 93 countries that will be exempt from visa requirements...

Plett air route under threat

CemAir has announced the suspension of flights between Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay as well as the reduction of flights between Johannesburg and Plettenberg...

Sun City Hotel gets a revamp

The Sun City Hotel will undergo a complete upgrade of all 340 rooms, bedroom corridors, bedroom terraces and the Sun Terrace, with work beginning...

Travel agency shuts down after leaving hundreds of holidaymakers out of pocket

Felix Travels and Tours Limited (FTT), trading as Felix Holidays, has been closed down by the High Court after a series of holiday cancellations...

Greece holidaymakers given Covid rule warning as FLiRT strain outbreak

Holidaymakers jetting off to Greece are being alerted to a significant outbreak of a new Covid variant in the country, with mask restrictions being...

Lufthansa Group issues warning on ‘negative market’ trends

European aviation Lufthansa Group giant has issued another profit warning due to a “negative market trend”, which is particularly impacting its flagship Lufthansa Airlines...

Qantas starts non-stop flights between Paris and Perth

Qantas has launched services between Paris and Perth – the first time the Australian airline has operated to the French capital in 20 years.The...

Pilots’ union suspends Aer Lingus industrial action

Aer Lingus is set to operate a full schedule of flights from Wednesday (17 July) after pilots’ union IALPA suspended its industrial action. The airline...

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