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Inati Ntshanga, CEO of SA Express

SA Express awaits’ SACAA’s approval to resume duties

Following the South African Civil Aviation Authority’s (SACAA) decision to temporarily suspend SA Express’ Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC), the airline’s executive management team met with SACAA to obtain clarity on their audit-related concerns and procedural issues that needed to be adhered to. “Following the meeting, we now understand SACAA’s requirements clearly and were able to […]

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SA Express reacts to SACAA’s suspension over safety concerns

SA Express confirms that the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has temporarily suspended its Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) as the SACAA deems the airline’s quality assurance systems to be inadequate.    “Since we started operations 22 years ago, we have had an impeccable safety record as safety has always been our first and foremost […]

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Taj Cape Town welcomes new GM, Sanjay Sood

Six years after its launch in March 2010 under the helm of general manager Michael Pownall, Taj Cape Town is heralding a new era with the appointment of Sanjay Sood as general manager. His appointment to this now iconic inner-city hotel follows the resignation of Pownall who is stepping down from Taj Hotels to join […]

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EventRoom claims a slice of the venue-hire cake

Searching for a venue in South Africa that suits all your preferred needs is quite challenging and fairly daunting, which is why online platform, EventRoom, has the perfect solution. Established in May 2015, EventRoom has made it simple, easy and stress-free for users to search for their ultimate function venue to hire. The nifty search […]

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United Africa gets R80m for new Hilton Garden Inn

Vantage Capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine fund manager, announced today that it has provided a debenture facility of N$80 million (R80 million) to United Africa Group (“UAG”), an established hospitality and property-owning group in Namibia. The funding is being used to support the group’s equity contribution for the construction of a new Hilton Garden Inn, a […]

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Speed marketing affords #INDABA exhibitors to meet global buyers

South African Tourism, the owner and host of Tourism INDABA, is serious about giving South African tourism products and services lucrative platforms and opportunities to grow their businesses. Taking place during the three-day trade show, from Saturday 7th to Monday the 9th of May 2016, INDABA Speed Marketing sessions are part of the many initiatives […]

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