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Skywise lands at Gauteng Getaway Show

As the skies get much clearer on the eve of September, the official summer month that calls us out to adventure action; Skywise makes a strong intent at this year’s Gauteng Getaway Show. Under the theme “Unlocking your travel dreams”, the annual show runs from 28 to 30 August 2015, at the Tickectpro Dome, Northriding, […]

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R2m Gauteng Mobile Visitor Centre launching at Gateway Travel Show

Gauteng Economic Development MEC to open Gateway Travel Show 2015 and launch the new Visitor Information Services Mobile Truck, 28th August 2015 On Friday 28th August 2015 Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development Mr. Lebogang Maile will officially open the Gateway Travel Show 2015 at the Ticket Pro Dome in North […]

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fastjet eyes new Airbus A319 aircraft

fastjet, Africa’s low-cost airline, has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the purchase of an Airbus A319 aircraft (the Aircraft). The Aircraft is expected to be ready for operations by the end of September 2015 and is planned as the first aircraft for the fastjet Zambia fleet.  “Following our recent announcement of the fourth […]

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Ethiopian Airlines banks R2,2b net profit

Amid a turbulent time for African airline industry, Ethiopian Airlines has reported a record-high net profit of 3.5 billion birr (R2.2 billion) in the 2014-2015 fiscal year that ended June 2015.  Ethiopian reported operating revenue of 49.4 billion birr (R31.4 billion) and an operating profit of 4.7 billion birr (R3 billion). In the previous fiscal […]

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Protea Hotel checks into Ghana

Marriott International, Inc. has announced the opening of the Protea Hotel Select Takoradi, its first establishment in Ghana.  “This opening under the Protea Hotels brand reinforces our focus on continuing to grow the footprint of Marriott International and that of Protea Hotels in strategic growth areas within Africa. It brings to 19 the number of […]

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