O. R. Tambo International Airport red cards 35 employees over fraud
Apr22

O. R. Tambo International Airport red cards 35 employees over fraud

O. R. Tambo International Airport today announced that 35 of 56 information desk staff employed by the airport have been suspended pending disciplinary procedures. The 35 employees have been suspended following an investigation over several weeks into allegations of illegal commissions paid by certain hospitality providers to secure referrals. Replacements have already been engaged to perform this essential passenger-facing function....

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fastjet appoints Sylvain Bosc as Chief Commercial Officer
Apr20

fastjet appoints Sylvain Bosc as Chief Commercial Officer

African low-cost airline fastjet’s growing team of aviation specialists receives another addition this week as former South African Airways Chief Commercial Officer Sylvain Bosc joins the carrier to lead its commercial activities. He joins a team of heavyweights assembled by CEO Nico Bezuidenhout to rebuild, restructure and redevelop the business.  Bosc’s credentials include a highly successful tenure as Chief Commercial Officer at...

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Thanda Island gets Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List 2017”
Apr19

Thanda Island gets Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List 2017”

April 19, 2017 (Tanzania) – Just how hot is Thanda Island these days? Very – and we’re not talking about temperature. The relaxed and restorative vacation destination laid out across its own private tropical marine reserve in the Indian Ocean off the coast of mainland Tanzania has been honored as one of the best new properties of 2016 with inclusion on Condé Nast Traveler’s “Hot List 2017”. Highly anticipated by globe-trotting...

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las iguanas coming to South Africa
Apr18

las iguanas coming to South Africa

LAS IGUANAS COMING TO SOUTH AFRICA Gold Brands to open first Iconic UK casual-dining franchise in Johannesburg    Johannesburg, 12 April 2017 – Gold Brands, the only listed fast-food retail company on the JSE AltX in South Africa, is bringing Las Iguanas, a UK mid-market restaurant brand that specialises in authentic Mexican, Brazilian & South American food and cocktails, to the South African market. “South Africans are always...

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Slay your winter blues at Taste the Helderberg epicurean fest
Apr18

Slay your winter blues at Taste the Helderberg epicurean fest

Get the inside track on the best of Helderberg wines 15 June 2017   It’s time to shun the cold of winter and light up at Taste the Helderberg – the sophisticated annual sip-and-snack institution of warm company, levity and gastronomic delight.   For one night only, wine farms and restaurants in the desirable Helderberg region spread their rainbow colours in a showcase of fine local fare that takes place in Somerset West on Thursday,...

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Cathay Dragon and Cathay Pacific websites to merge
Apr18

Cathay Dragon and Cathay Pacific websites to merge

Customers of both airlines will benefit from an enhanced online booking and travel management experience at www.cathaypacific.com   18 April 2017 – The Cathay Dragon website has merged with the Cathay Pacific website to provide customers of both airlines with a more seamless online experience.   As of 29 March 2017, customers can enjoy the convenience of booking flights from all departure points across the airlines’...

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