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La startup d’e-mobilité M Auto "devient la plus grande entreprise de véhicules électriques en Afrique"
28-09-2022 | 12:56:00
M Auto est une alternative à moindre coût aux véhicules thermiques qui est à la fois plus accessible grâce au modèle "pay as you go" ou "rent to own" (louer pour devenir propriétaire) et moins cher à long terme qu'une moto thermique
Sabre announces new alliance with SABRON Tech to grow foothold in East Africa
28-09-2022 | 11:51:53
The relationship combines SABRON's strong market knowledge with Sabre's innovative technology.
Les véhicules électriques débarquent dans le transport en commun au Cameroun
26-09-2022 | 14:24:00
Baptisés « Greenrides », ces véhicules disposant d’une batterie rechargeable sur une borne alimentée à l’énergie solaire, et jouissant d’une autonomie de 250 km une fois chargés à 100%, font essentiellement des courses, dont le prix est identique à celui de la course à bord de véhicules ordinaires, apprend-on.
Sitarail réceptionne nouvelle bourreuse pour la maintenance de la voie ferrée entre Côte d’Ivoire et Burkina Faso
21-09-2022 | 09:31:39
SITARAIL a réceptionné au port d’Abidjan une nouvelle bourreuse – niveleuse – dresseuse d’une valeur de 2 milliards de FCFA (plus de 3 millions d’euros), destinée à l’entretien et à la maintenance du chemin de fer entre la Côte d’Ivoire et le Burkina Faso.
Mastercard announces deal with Kenya Tourism Board to help boost tourism
20-09-2022 | 12:29:00
The aim of the MoU is to drive growth of tourism numbers into Kenya by leveraging various Mastercard channels, including its Priceless.com platform.
CellPoint Digital partners with Radisson Hotel Group
15-09-2022 | 11:20:01
Radisson Hotel Group will now use CellPoint Digital’s full payment orchestration platform to seamlessly integrate new payment methods, new acquirers and stored card facilities.
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Fondateur, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
29-08-2022 | 13:50:00
Avec plus d'un demi-siècle d'expérience dans la propriété et la gestion d'entreprises, Goodie M. Ibru est le fondateur de l'Ikeja Hotel Plc, le fondateur et partenaire principal de G.M. Ibru & Co. et l'actuel Vice-Président (Afrique de l'Ouest) de l'African Business Roundtable.
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Founder, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
29-08-2022 | 12:56:00
With over half a century in business ownership and management, Goodie M. Ibru is the founder of Ikeja Hotel Plc, the founder and Principal Partner of G.M. Ibru & Co. and current Vice President (West Africa) of the African Business Roundtable.
Yango signe un accord stratégique avec la startup de mobilité Bee Group
22-08-2022 | 09:19:00
Yango Cameroun a révélé un nouvel arrangement avec la jeune entreprise de mobilité Bee Group dans le but de transformer le secteur du transport dans le pays.
Radisson Hotel Group expands its Moroccan portfolio with a new resort in the “Blue Pearl” region
18-08-2022 | 11:54:00
Radisson Hotel Group announced the opening of its fifth hotel in Morocco, and its second Radisson Blu Resort in Saidia.
Radisson Hotel Group surpasses half-year growth target in Africa
04-08-2022 | 09:48:09
Radisson Hotel Group surpasses half-year growth target in Africa with exciting new openings and market entries across both business and leisure destinations
Enabling over 5,000 African businesses to trade in the Africa Continental Free Trade Area
20-07-2022 | 10:24:00
ITC’s partnership with Afreximbank supports innovative, green finance solutions, strengthens Africa’s creative economy through tailored trainings – with 5,000 small businesses skilled so far – and promotes African business opportunities within the Caribbean region.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria battles odds to maintain productive economy
14-07-2022 | 14:11:00
According to the International Monetary Fund, Nigeria is being pushed to the brink by inflation. Banks however, one of the pillars of the economy, have remained in good standing.
Travel and tourism jobs in Nigeria to double over the next decade, WTTC
04-07-2022 | 11:25:00
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has revealed the Travel & Tourism sector in Nigeria is expected to create 2.6 million new jobs over the next decade, doubling the number of those employed within the sector by 2032.
Qatar Airways partners with Airlink to enhance connectivity across Southern Africa
01-07-2022 | 10:28:00
Qatar Airways and Airlink signed a comprehensive codeshare agreement to offer travellers more choices, enhanced services and greater connectivity between 45 destinations in 13 countries across southern Africa and the rest of the world.
Mastercard expands travel suite
27-06-2022 | 07:30:21
Mastercard Travel & Lifestyle Services is a travel planning and booking gateway, granting World and World Elite cardholders access to exclusive guarantees, amenities and upgrades, 24/7 concierge and premium offers and entertainment from top travel brands.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria scores big in budget transparency
23-06-2022 | 13:16:00
The infrastructure of Nigeria is such that for meaningful progress to be made, there must be give-and-take on the parts of the government and the people.
South African Airways appoints Discover the World as its general sales agent in the UK
14-06-2022 | 09:49:00
South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa, has appointed Discover the World, a global player in tourism and airline representation, as its general sales agent (GSA) in the United Kingdom (UK).
[Mastercard Economics Institute] Pent-up demand drives global leisure and business flight bookings
13-06-2022 | 10:38:00
After a turbulent two years, new research from the Mastercard Economics Institute reveals that global leisure and business flight bookings have surpassed pre-pandemic levels, while spending on cruise lines, buses and trains saw sharp improvements this year.
Global travel insurance market to reach $119 billion by 2030, report
10-06-2022 | 13:00:00
The growth of the global travel insurance market is driven by factors such as rising tourism demands post the pandemic are boosting the growth of the travel insurance market.
Radisson Hotel Group opens its 14th South African hotel in Durban
08-06-2022 | 08:43:37
Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce its entry into its fourth South African city, Durban, with the opening of Radisson Blu Hotel, Durban Umhlanga.
South Africa's Comair suspends flights pending receipt of funding
07-06-2022 | 09:46:00
South African airline Comair announced it is obliged to suspend all British Airways and kulula.com flights, pending successfully securing additional funding.
Ethiopian launches new flight connecting Lomé with Washington DC
01-06-2022 | 16:05:00
thiopian Airlines, Africa’s leading carrier, commenced thrice-weekly passenger service to Washington DC via Lomé, Togo as of 01 June 2022.
Forum sur l'investissement en Afrique présente de grands projets
29-05-2022 | 19:50:00
Dans le contexte des assemblées annuelles de la BAD de cette année, le projet d'autoroute Abidjan-Lagos, d'un montant de 15,6 milliards de dollars, mené par la Commission de la Communauté économique des États de l'Afrique de l'Ouest (CEDEAO), a occupé le devant de la scène.
Africa Investment Forum showcases major projects
29-05-2022 | 19:36:00
Within the context of this year’s AfDB Annual Meetings, the $15.6 billion Abidjan-Lagos Highway project, led by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission took centre stage.
Mastercard and Musafir partner to boost seamless travel bookings through innovative solutions
27-05-2022 | 09:07:30
As recovery of the travel industry picks up steam, payments technology company Mastercard and travel website Musafir have partnered to take travel bookings originating in the Middle East and North Africa, to new heights
Emirates reaffirms partnership with Mauritius to promote the tourism sector
18-05-2022 | 09:21:00
Emirates signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA), to promote tourism to Mauritius from key markets across the Emirates network
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Digitization set to penetrate capital market, investment
13-05-2022 | 11:52:00
Given the economic situation spreading across the globe in the last couple of years, it is with some optimism we can take the modest increase in Nigeria’s GDP.
The 8 tourism sectors and how they are excellently covered on Kenyan Safaris
13-05-2022 | 08:45:00
Looking at how a country scores in relation to its tourism sectors helps you to allay misconceptions and make more informed choices.
€123 million European Union backing for Belabo-Ngaoundere railway upgrade
09-05-2022 | 12:34:20
The European Union has agreed to provide €123 million to support upgrading of the 330km Belabo – Ngaoundere railway line in Cameroon.
OPEC Fund approves $100m for operations in developing countries
09-05-2022 | 10:07:15
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) approved $100 million in new funding to support development operations in Burundi, Nicaragua and Ghana.
World Bank provides $130.8m to upgrade road infrastructure in Uganda’s West Nile sub-region
09-05-2022 | 10:07:01
The World Bank approved a grant of $130.8 million from IDA to ease the movement of goods and people and improve access to social services and job opportunities in the refugee hosting districts in the West Nile sub-region of Uganda.
EBRD supports infrastructure services in Morocco
09-05-2022 | 10:06:44
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the delivery of vital infrastructure services in Morocco with a €300 million financing package to state-owned utility and transport companies.
EBRD loans $12m to Al Dau Al Haram to support tourism sector in Egypt
09-05-2022 | 10:06:19
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is breaking fresh ground with a $12 million loan to Al Dau Al Haram for Hotel Operations for the regeneration of a brownfield site into a Hyatt Regency hotel in Egypt.
EIB, Arab Republic of Egypt partner to support urban transport in Alexandria and Cairo
09-05-2022 | 10:06:16
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Arab Republic of Egypt signed a €1.128 billion agreement to support investments in the rehabilitation and expansion of metro and tram systems in Alexandria and Cairo.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: An economic overview for Q1
05-05-2022 | 13:39:00
As we have seen over time, when one sectors hits a low point, another is seen hitting high notes. Such is the situation as we’ve seen it lately.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Telcos break new ground, digital loans gain momentum
28-04-2022 | 13:22:00
Instant loans, sometimes called digital loans, are gaining speed in the country and the telecom sector took some giant steps forward this week.
Ethiopian Airlines, others sign MoU toward Aviation MRO services
26-04-2022 | 10:47:00
Ethiopian Airlines, UTD Aviation Solutions and the African Airlines Association have signed a tripartite MoU to work together on Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services.
Ethiopian, UTD Aviation Solutions and AFRAA sign MoU to re-establish African aviation renaissance in MRO services
22-04-2022 | 11:19:00
Ethiopian Airlines MRO, UTD Aviation Solutions and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), signed a tripartite MoU to work together on Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services in pursuance to the The Brown Condor Initiative (BCI).
Uber suspends operations in Tanzania
20-04-2022 | 12:39:00
Uber has suspended its operations in Tanzania, citing a tough regulatory environment that has made it difficult for the ride-hailing company to continue running in the East African country.
[Column] Justin Manson: How fleet managers can keep their trucks and cargo safe on SA roads
14-04-2022 | 13:00:20
Geofencing allows them to do this by providing a location-based service that defines a virtual perimeter via GPS.
Radisson Individuals debuts in Ghana
13-04-2022 | 11:56:00
Radisson Hotel Group has announced its first Radisson Individuals property in Ghana in partnership with Belfast City Management.
Emirates ramps up connections to Mauritius
11-04-2022 | 10:20:17
Emirates will be operating twice daily flights on its flagship A380 aircraft to Mauritius from 1 July 2022 to meet the increase in demand for travel to the island nation.
NAS renews ISAGO accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salam airports in Tanzania
11-04-2022 | 10:12:44
The National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in the emerging markets, has renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salaam airports in Tanzania.
[Ghana] International air traffic in 2022 to exceed two million people, aviation analyst
05-04-2022 | 11:54:00
Total international air traffic for Ghana through the Kotoka International Airport will exceed 2.1 million people by the end of 2022 as a result of the latest easing of measures announced at the airport by President Akufo-Addo.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Crude industry facts underlining the Nigerian economy
31-03-2022 | 12:39:00
The Nigerian stock market indicators have shown lately a typical pattern in stock markets – investors stay loyal to the resilient stocks.
Marriott International signs agreement with Baraka Lodges to open first luxury Safari Lodge in Africa
22-03-2022 | 15:30:00
Marriott International announced it has signed an agreement with Baraka Lodges LTD. to enter the safari segment in Africa.
South African aviation authority grounds Comair fleet
15-03-2022 | 12:27:27
South Africa's aviation regulator has indefinitely grounded a fleet owned by Comair, a British Airways franchise, following a series of safety incidents.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Experts point toward startup management for local productivity
10-03-2022 | 12:25:00
Nigeria’s crown jewel, oil and gas, has been in a state of mild disrepair for several months now. There’s an ongoing fuel scarcity situation that is intensifying by the day and causing a ripple effect in every aspect of daily life.
Ethiopian inks partnership agreement with IDIPO and Air Djibouti for sea - air transport
10-03-2022 | 11:17:09
Ethiopian Airlines has signed a strategic partnership agreement to jointly commence sea-air multimodal transportation with International Djibouti Industrial Park Operation (IDIPO) and Air Djibouti for an expeditious transportation of goods to Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing sign MoU for new 777-8 Freighter
10-03-2022 | 11:07:00
Ethiopian Airlines and its longstanding partner Boeing, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the intent to purchase five 777-8 Freighters.
EBRD supports establishment of Sector Skills Council to boost tourism and hospitality in Egypt
09-03-2022 | 14:38:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the establishment of a new Sector Skills Council (SSC) in Egypt, a platform aiming at fostering more resilient and inclusive human capital in the hospitality and tourism. 
Airtel Nigeria offers free calls to Ukraine
07-03-2022 | 10:53:00
Airtel Nigeria has announced that customers on its network can now call their loved ones, family members and friends in Ukraine for free and without any conditions attached.
World Bank injects GH¢28m into Ghana's SME operations
28-02-2022 | 12:12:58
The World Bank has injected GH¢28 million grants into the operations of 400 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to support their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
[South Africa] Airlink, Legacy Lifestyle partner to launch cashback loyalty programme for passengers
25-02-2022 | 11:33:00
Southern Africa’s Airlink has partnered with Legacy Lifestyle to offer passengers the ability to earn CashBack rewards when they fly on all Airlink flights, irrespective of the type of ticket or the class booked.
EGYPTAIR to launch year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services
25-02-2022 | 11:22:54
Dublin Airport announced that EGYPTAIR will launch a new year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services this summer, commencing on June 2, to operate four times per week and will be Ireland’s first scheduled air service to and from Egypt.
Ghana Airports Company appoints Pamela Djamson-Tettey as new Managing Director
21-02-2022 | 12:03:00
Pamela Djamson-Tettey has been appointed as the new Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company.
Business Insider features Morocco as one of Africa’s best investment destination in 2022
16-02-2022 | 07:42:00
Morocco has been featured in fifth place on Business Insider’s list of the top best investment destinations in 2022. Morocco’s resilient economy and positive growth prospects all contribute to the country’s strong position as a regional investment hub.
IATA launches new ground operations portal
14-02-2022 | 13:37:00
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the launch of the IGOM Portal, a major support tool for the efficient implementation of the IATA Ground Operations Manual (IGOM).
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Economic conditions returning to pre-pandemic levels
10-02-2022 | 12:28:00
The startup movement has picked up pace in Nigeria over the last decade, with the government and responsible agencies ramping up efforts in motivating the burgeoning industry.
EBRD invests in bus-hailing startup Swvl to support expansion of bus transportation in Egypt
10-02-2022 | 11:55:33
The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the expansion of bus transportation in Egypt, boosting its quality and improving access to transport for women by investing in Swvl, an on-demand bus-hailing company.
Emirates resumes passenger services to and from Casablanca, Morocco
09-02-2022 | 11:04:00
Emirates announced a full return of passenger services to and from Casablanca in Morocco, marking a full restoration of Emirates’ pre-pandemic African network including 21 cities spread across the continent.
[Zambia] NAS launches Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in partnership with NAC2000
09-02-2022 | 10:37:00
The National Aviation Services (NAS), has partnered with NAC2000 Corporation, to launch the Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) in Lusaka, Zambia.
Emirates restores flights to five African countries
08-02-2022 | 09:50:00
Emirates resumed its passenger operations between Dubai and five African countries, offering customers more choice, superior value and enhanced connectivity to and through Dubai.
Air Senegal rolls out Moment’s Flymingo Box onboard its fleet
04-02-2022 | 12:36:00
Moment, a French tech company specialised in entertainment and passenger experience solutions for the travel industry, has been selected by Air Senegal to install its In-Flight Entertainment system (W-IFE), the Flymingo Box, aboard the airline’s fleet.
U.S. government partners with Egypt to boost tourism, further investment to Esna
03-02-2022 | 11:37:00
The U.S. Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities launched the Esna Tourism Promotion Campaign in Luxor Governorate, Egypt.
[Column] Linda Weaver: Bias-driven travel bans are an ineffective response to variants
01-02-2022 | 14:12:15
While most countries have lifted the restrictions, the ripple effects will continue to be felt for months to come.
Homes & Villas by Marriott International launches in South Africa
26-01-2022 | 12:57:00
Homes & Villas by Marriott International announced that almost 300 exclusive Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban homes have been added to the platform.
NAS renews ISAGO certification in Cote d’Ivoire to enhance safety and quality
26-01-2022 | 09:42:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in emerging markets, successfully renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) certification in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire for the third time.
DHL Express SSA certifié top employer 2022 en Afrique
26-01-2022 | 09:19:00
DHL Express, le leader mondial du transport express international, a été une nouvelle fois désigné « Top Employer » du continent africain par le Top Employer Institute.
South African Airways resumes flights to Durban
24-01-2022 | 12:54:54
South African Airways (SAA) is to resume flights to Durban with three times daily return service effective 4th March 2022.
[Interview] BIBOUM Kléber, Founder and CEO, GO AFRICA Business Sarl, Cameroon
24-01-2022 | 12:20:00
BIBOUM Kléber is the current CEO and founder of GO AFRICA Business Sarl created in 2020, with a specialization in the development of the tourism industry in Cameroon.
Swedish-Kenyan electric vehicle tech startup Opibus launches first electric bus designed and developed in Africa
21-01-2022 | 12:06:00
Swedish-Kenyan electric vehicle technology startup Opibus has introduced the first all-electric bus in Kenya as well as the first African designed electric bus ever.
MIGA guarantees Kasada Fund to support hospitality industry in Sub-Saharan Africa
19-01-2022 | 09:45:54
MIGA, a member of the World Bank Group, issued a Master Contract to Kasada Hospitality Fund that will provide guarantees up to $270 million to lead the redevelopment and construction of hotels in Sub-Saharan African countries.
Google Cloud collaborates with Comair to provide seamless travel experiences in Sub-Saharan Africa
17-01-2022 | 09:56:18
Google Cloud is teaming up with Comair, operator of the British Airways brand and the Kulula budget carrier in Sub-Saharan Africa, to accelerate the aviation group’s digital transformation plans.
[Egypt] EIB supports Maspero metro station component in phase 3 of the Cairo Metro Line 3 project
12-01-2022 | 14:16:55
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has supported Maspero metro station component in phase 3 of the Cairo Metro Line 3 project in Egypt.
Added boost for SADC export infrastructure as DHL Global Forwarding expands its presence in Zimbabwe
10-01-2022 | 13:20:26
DHL Global Forwarding has launched in Zimbabwe to extend its presence across Africa.
Senegal inaugurates regional express train linking Dakar to Diamniadio
30-12-2021 | 14:09:48
Senegal has officially launched the commercial operation of the Regional Express Train which will link Dakar, the country's capital, to Diamniadio, the new town currently under development.
[Egypt] Ride sharing startup, Swvl, to list on Nasdaq
30-12-2021 | 11:41:00
Egyptian ride-hailing startup Swvl will offer 35 percent of its shares on the Nasdaq stock exchange through a merger with US SPAC Queen’s Gambit Growth Capital.
[Nigeria] Mobility tech startup, Metro Africa Express, raises $31m in Series B funding
28-12-2021 | 10:30:00
Metro Africa Express (MAX), a Nigerian mobility tech startup, has raised $31 million in a Series B funding round.
DPO Group partners with Amadeus to offer mobile money payments for international airline customers across Africa
16-12-2021 | 14:37:00
Amadeus, a global player in travel technology, has partnered with pan-African digital payments company, DPO Group, to enable digital payments for regional and international airlines.
[South Africa] SAA signs interline agreement with CemAir to extend route network reach
15-12-2021 | 10:31:14
South African Airways (SAA) has signed a co-operation agreement with local and regional carrier CemAir, to extend the route network reach of both operators and offer customers a seamless check-in experience.
Accor signs first Mantis in Masai Mara Kenya, set to open in 2024
07-12-2021 | 10:38:00
Accor, the world hospitality group with over 400 hotels across India, Middle East, Africa and Turkey is expanding its footprint in Eastern Africa with the opening of the first Mantis property in Kenya.
Ethiopian partners with IDC to launch Zambia Airways
30-11-2021 | 11:11:00
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest aviation group in Africa, announced it has finalized preparations for the launch of Zambia’s National Carrier in a joint venture with Industrial Development Corporation (IDC).
[RDC] L'AfDB accorde 99 millions de dollars pour l’aménagement de la route Bukavu-Goma
29-11-2021 | 09:11:00
Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé l’octroi de 99,39 millions de dollars américains à la République démocratique du Congo pour la réalisation du Projet d’aménagement de la route Bukavu-Goma.
L’OMS se tient aux côtés des pays africains et lance un appel pour que les frontières restent ouvertes
29-11-2021 | 07:14:00
Alors qu’un nombre croissant de pays imposent des interdictions de vols aux pays d’Afrique australe en raison des inquiétudes suscitées par le nouveau variant Omicron, l’Organisation mondiale de la Santé (OMS) appelle les pays à agir conformément à la science et au Règlement sanitaire international (2005).
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A 5G promise looms, global trade predictions show winning numbers
26-11-2021 | 12:12:00
Nigeria’s tactic is one of sharpening the sectors that have shown promise (such as technology, agriculture and banking) while throwing resources at those that have been in a work-in-progress mode for years.
Kenya Airways and South African Airways sign strategic partnership framework
24-11-2021 | 15:04:00
Kenya’s national carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ), signed a Strategic Partnership Framework with South African Airways (SAA), a key milestone towards co-starting a Pan African Airline Group by 2023.
Toronto-based mobility startup Treepz expands to East Africa, acquires Uganda's Ugabus
23-11-2021 | 15:36:00
In a bid to digitize the public transportation system and provide safer, reliable and comfortable commute options across Africa, Toronto-based shared mobility company Treepz, announced its acquisition of a similar Ugandan bus company Ugabus.
Brussels Airlines confirms its position in the African market with a new brand identity
19-11-2021 | 07:25:49
Brussels Airlines unveiled a new brand identity, confirming its position in the market as Belgium’s home carrier and the Africa expert of the Lufthansa Group.
Radisson Hotel Group debuts its third brand in Morocco
18-11-2021 | 07:30:00
Radisson Hotel Group and REALITES Groupe announced the signing of Lincoln Casablanca, a Radisson Collection Hotel, debuting Radisson Hotel Group’s third brand in Morocco.
Ethiopian, Boeing sign MoU for B787 landing gear exchange
17-11-2021 | 13:08:00
At the Dubai Air Show, Boeing signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethiopian Airlines to help the airline bring cost savings to its maintenance operations with Boeing's 787 landing gear exchange program.
Brand Africa launches “Best Places in Africa” for tourism, investment and citizen mobilisation
17-11-2021 | 07:45:00
Brand Africa launched “Brand Africa | Africa’s Best Places,” the pan-African initiative to recognize and rank the best places for tourism, investment and citizen mobilisation in Africa.
Emirates reintroduces services to Algiers, extends African network to 21 cities
12-11-2021 | 09:09:00
Emirates announced the reintroduction of its flights to Algiers, Algeria, as of 9 November. Flights from Dubai to Algiers will operate twice a week. The resumption of flights to Algiers boosts Emirates’ African network to 21 destinations.
UNWTO partners with AFRAA to strengthen Africa's tourism and travel sector
22-10-2021 | 15:28:14
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) to strengthen the relationship between the aviation and tourism sector in Africa.
Radisson Hotel Group set to double its West and Central Africa portfolio by 2025
22-10-2021 | 08:04:29
Radisson Hotel Group has identified West & Central Africa as key markets in its African development strategy, growing its portfolio from one hotel in 2008 to the current portfolio of 25 hotels in operation and under development.
Ethiopian Airlines partners with Aero HygenX for deployment of autonomous UV-C disinfecting solution
20-10-2021 | 11:48:00
Ethiopian Airlines and Aero HygenX signed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining a plan for fleetwide deployment and regional marketing of Aero HygenX’s autonomous UV-C light disinfecting robot.
South African carrier Airlink partners with Discovery Vitality to offer customers 75% discount on local and regional flights
20-10-2021 | 09:04:57
From next year, Airlink and Discovery Vitality customers are in line for discounts of up to 75% on local and regional flights as a result of a new partnership which sees Airlink join Discovery’s Vitality Travel platform.
Rwanda diversifies its tourism offerings as part of COVID-19 recovery strategy
13-10-2021 | 12:15:00
Rwanda has been diversifying its tourism industry as it looks to recover economically from the losses caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Le Fonds Africain de développement octroie plus de $10 millions pour l'agricole et le tourisme
12-10-2021 | 18:34:00
Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement a approuvé un don de 10,7 millions de dollars américains à Sao Tomé-et-Principe pour la mise en œuvre de la première phase de l’Initiative Zuntámon