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Africa, here we come!

August 16th, 2014

City Lodge's planned expansion into Africa gathers momentum, with new hotels in Kenya and Tanzania...
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City Lodge survives disruptions, passes R1bn mark

August 16th, 2014

CEO Clifford Ross says slow, steady growth resumes after rocky start to year following strikes, economic downturn and seven public holidays...
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‘Tourism Terminator’ gets a tongue lashing

August 15th, 2014

The Western Cape government is planning to petition Parliament to ask it intervene in the growing row around Malusi Gigaba’s immigration regulations. News...
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Trevor Boyd exec chef at InterConti ORT

August 15th, 2014

InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport hotel has announced three new appointments to its kitchen brigade: top chef Trevor Boyd is executive chef, Jonathan...
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Thandeka Hlatshwayo dreams big at KFC SA

August 14th, 2014

KFC SA recently ran an internal competition open to all store staff nationwide, asking them to submit their story on how they are...
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Kauai embraces Banting

August 14th, 2014

“Earlier this year, Kauai partnered with internationally acclaimed researcher, Professor Tim Noakes on his latest health movement, Original Eating. This relationship is an...
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How Shelley Point was saved

August 13th, 2014

When plans go awry in the tourism industry, hotels and their staff are often among the hardest hit. Among those which nearly failed...
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Malusi Gigaba ‘is losing his grip’

August 13th, 2014

Malusi Gigaba, the Minister of Home Affairs who likes to dress up as a pilot and seems to prefer talking on radio chatshows...
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Visa row escalates as Gigaba brushes aside offer from airlines

August 12th, 2014

Simon Newton-Smith, chairman of the Board of Airline Representatives of South Africa and country manager for Virgin Atlantic Airways in the Middle East...
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Tourism to boom as flowers bloom

August 12th, 2014

The hospitality and tourism industries in the Western Cape are gearing up for what looks likely to be one of the best spring...