FEDHASA Cape grooms budding entrepreneurs
Jul25

FEDHASA Cape grooms budding entrepreneurs

To cultivate a culture of entrepreneurship in the hospitality industry, the Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (FEDHASA) Cape region in partnership with Ikhaya Le Langa teamed-up with promising entrepreneurs in the community for a day of advice and tip sharing on pertinent topics involving the hospitality industry. Ikhaya Le Langa is a not-for-profit organisation operating as an enterprise development centre in Langa....

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Lanseria International Airport unveils self-service check-in
Jul21

Lanseria International Airport unveils self-service check-in

Lanseria International Airport is proud to be the first airport in Africa to introduce self-service technology for passenger and airline convenience. The airport has invested in SITA’s Scan&Fly drop units and airport iValidate systems to offer its customers greater efficiency and more convenience when choosing to fly from Lanseria. The new technologies will allow passengers to check in online, or via their mobile devices, tag and...

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British Airways upgrades Heathrow-Lagos route
Jul19

British Airways upgrades Heathrow-Lagos route

British Airways is increasing the number of seats to Nigeria, introducing its newly refurbished Boeing 747-400s to Lagos from September. The aircraft are larger than the Boeing 777s which the airline currently operates and will add an extra 343 seats a week on the busy route between London and Nigeria’s commercial capital. As well as a refreshed interior, with the look and feel of British Airways newest aircraft, and state-of-the-art...

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Pepperclub Hotel offers 67 days of on-the-job training
Jul18

Pepperclub Hotel offers 67 days of on-the-job training

With unemployment in South Africa at its highest rate (27,7%) since 2003, one of the strongest calls to action this Mandela Day is to create long term employment. Inspired by the Mandela Day message of “Take action; inspire change; make every day a Mandela Day”, Pepperclub Hotel & Spa in Cape Town today did just that, tailor making employment opportunities for unskilled individuals at the hotel. The team today celebrated Mandela...

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Radisson Blu Gautrain observes Mandela Day
Jul18

Radisson Blu Gautrain observes Mandela Day

For the past three years, the Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel has participated in Mandela Day by supporting Tembisa Child Welfare. In 2017, it will be following in the footsteps of South Africa’s icon and statesman Nelson Mandela by continuing its relationship with the charity, and expanding its contribution to the Soweto Animal Rescue and Advisory Centre (SARAC). This year’s Linen for Hope drive, in partnership with Sealed Air, suppliers...

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