Lion Roars Hotels celebrates 20 years in business
Jul17

Lion Roars Hotels celebrates 20 years in business

Lion Roars Hotels and Lodges has remained under the radar in the highly competitive arena of the hotel management industry for two decades, almost unnoticed yet always present. With early beginnings as a family-owned and -managed Hospitality Company, the group has expanded and now manages 24 hotels and lodges across Southern Africa, with 5 new build projects in the pipeline. Evolving from a family-owned and run business to a serious...

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Emirates doubles daily service to Moscow
Jul14

Emirates doubles daily service to Moscow

Emirates announced that both daily flights between Dubai and Moscow will now be operated by the airline’s iconic A380. Commencing October 1, 2017, the double daily Airbus A380 service will significantly boost seat capacity to and from Russia in order to meet customer demand. It will also allow multiple A380 to A380 connections to a wide range of leisure and business destinations such as Mauritius, Bangkok, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur,...

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FEDHASA Cape names bursary recipient
Jul14

FEDHASA Cape names bursary recipient

In order to develop the growth of leadership within the hospitality industry and support the inaugural Hospitality Leadership Programme set to be launched at the UCT Graduate School of Business shortly, the Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (FEDHASA) Cape region has announced the recipient of the 2017 FEDHASA Cape Leadership Bursary. FEDHASA Cape chairperson Jeff Rosenberg has confirmed that Jamie Pieters, who is...

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Birchwood Hotel unveils new restaurant – Phomolong
Jul12

Birchwood Hotel unveils new restaurant – Phomolong

Business travelling foodies passing through Gauteng can look forward to a uniquely African dining experience with the launch of business tourism giant, The Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre’s new on-site restaurant, Phomolong. Aptly named “vacation” in Southern Sotho, Phomolong’s decor is a modern take on traditional African design and includes a rustic thatch roof with wooden decking, contemporary furniture and a...

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BON Hotel International West Africa upgrades Paul Umoh
Jul12

BON Hotel International West Africa upgrades Paul Umoh

The board of BON Hotels is delighted to welcome Paul Umoh, who has been appointed Executive Director of Operations at BON Hotels International West Africa, taking over from the late Pieter Bekker, who had mentored him over the past 13 years in various aspects of the business. Paul worked with Protea Hotels in numerous capacities from unit to regional to head office for more than 13 years and has been with BON Hotels International West...

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Christiaan Greyling Racing 150km ‘Racing Madagascar Ultra Trail’
Jul12

Christiaan Greyling Racing 150km ‘Racing Madagascar Ultra Trail’

Starting Tuesday 11 July and ending on the 16 July, Christiaan Greyling (Jeep Team/Salomon/Garmin) is up against 28 other athletes competing in the 150km ‘Racing Madagascar Ultra Trail’ 2017. This 2nd edition of the Racing Madagascar Ultra Trail Race is taking place in the northern region of Madagascar in 6 stages over 6 days, starting at the Beomalona Waterfall and ending at the Diego Suarez Townhouse, Diego Suarez. This is an annual...

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