Hotels in the Middle East reported a negative May performance results, while hotels in Africa posted growth across the three key performance metrics, according to data from STR.
In a joint statement with WESGRO, the official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape, Marriott International revealed how the region is open for business.
In a move to enhance destination awareness and foster market visibility, Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has appointed VFS Global to promote Zimbabwe as a preferred tourism destination in both India and GCC region.
Protea Hotels by Marriott International has been named South Africa’s Coolest Hotel Group for 2018 in the country’s Sunday Times newspaper’ Generation Next Study.
Swiss-Belhotel International chalked out an aggressive expansion strategy for Africa.
A new tourism route encompassing Etosha, Khaudum and the Waterberg Plateau in north-eastern central Namibia has been created.
The annual Sanlam Top Destination Awards expands this year with the addition of the Water Sustainability Award.
Taking place in Abuja, Nigeria from June 04 – 06, the 61st Meeting of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Commission for Africa saw 18 tourism ministers and key tourism stakeholders from 36 countries discuss how dependable statistics aid better tourism management.
Kenya Airways announced 26 additional weekly frequencies between its hub at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and destinations across Africa and Europe for summer.
Zimbabwe and Zambia have agreed to set up a joint tourism facilitation committee to coordinate combined marketing campaigns and deliberate on issues affecting the sector.