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MasterCard unveils multi-currency prepaid travel card with FNB

MasterCard’s subsidiary, Access Prepaid Worldwide, in collaboration with First National Bank (FNB) introduced the MasterCard Multi-currency Cash PassportTM to customers, providing them with a safer and more convenient alternative to foreign currency notes when travelling. The Chip and PIN protected travel payment card is secure and easy to use and can be loaded with up […]

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fastjet enables credit cards for GDS bookings

Travel agents in South Africa are now able to use credit cards to pay for fastjet flights when booking on Global Distribution Systems (GDS), following its partner – Hahn Air – enabling the acceptance of MasterCard and Visa credit cards within South Africa. fastjet has been in partnership with Hahn Air under Marketing Code H1 […]

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flydubai lands in Tanzania

Dubai-based flydubai’s inaugural flights to Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar touched down today in Tanzania. The new routes further underline flydubai’s rapid expansion in Africa, which has seen the carrier’s network double to 12 destinations this year. flydubai entered the market in 2009 with flights to Djibouti, and in 2011 Addis Ababa became flydubai’s second […]

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Tsogo Sun Durban properties bag PMR Africa KZN accolades

Three Tsogo Sun Durban establishments have been recognised as top achievers in various categories at the PMR Africa KZN Provincial Leaders and Achievers Awards ceremony held in Coastlands Umhlanga this week.  Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani Complex received a bronze award in the executive lifestyle hotel category, Suncoast Hotel & Towers received a bronze award […]

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Emirates bets on Africa for growth

Emirates is placing a strategic focus on Africa in the coming decade by increasing operations by over 40%, said Sir Tim Clark speaking at the recently concluded Africa Global Business Forum 2014. Speaking at the conference around the theme of ‘Connectivity and Trade – Supporting Dubai as the Hub to Africa’, Sir Tim Clark, President […]

Continue Reading 0 logo dangles R799 Joburg to Windhoek carrot…, Africa’s low fare airline, today announced Namibia as the next step in its Pan Africa low fare strategy. Namibia joins Zimbabwe in the airline family. With fares from R799 for flights between Windhoek and Johannesburg, Namibia flyafrica will revolutionise travel and bring low fares to regional passengers. will operate daily flights from […]

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Central African Wilderness Safaris buys Wilderness Safaris Malawi

In an amicable agreement between both parties, Wilderness Safaris has sold its stake in Wilderness Safaris Malawi to long-time partners Chris and Pam Badger who are now the sole owners. Chris and Pam joined Wilderness Safaris in Botswana in 1986. After several years running expeditions across the Okavango and Chobe ecosystems, they exported both themselves […]

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