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Register now for Africa Travel Week 2024


Cape Town – Registration for the landmark 10th edition of Africa Travel Week (ATW) 2024 is now open! Scheduled to run from 07 to 12 April in the City of Cape Town, this year’s events will be a celebration of a decade of bringing together the continent’s leading B2B travel trade shows, including World Travel […]

Business travel bounceback hits full throttle as 2024 sees seat capacity soar


JOHANNESBURG – Africa leads the way in business travel bounce-back with the highest predicted increase in airline seat capacity for the first quarter of 2024. This is according to FCM Consulting’s latest Global Quarterly Trend Report. Seat capacity in Africa sees a predicted increase of 14 per cent in Q1-2024 as compared to 2019, followed […]

ATW Media Awards 2024 calls for best in travel journalism

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Cape Town – Africa Travel Week (ATW) is inviting all travel and tourism media to submit their entries for the Africa Travel Week Media Awards by 30 January 2024. We also encourage nominations from the public for journalists whose work has significantly impacted travel journalism. Now in its inaugural year, the ATW Media Awards 2024 […]

Africa wins big at the 2023 Global Responsible Tourism Awards


Cape Town – Africa has made a significant impact at the 2023 Global Responsible Tourism Awards, securing wins in five out of eight categories. This achievement highlights the continent’s growing influence and commitment to sustainable travel practices. Harold Goodwin, Managing Director of the Responsible Tourism Partnership, revealed the winners, spotlighting the achievements of Lemala, Ngwenya […]

MORE Family Collection welcomes Navarre Residence as it repositions its exclusive-use property collection in the Cape Winelands

Navarre Residence in the Cape Winelands joins MORE Family Collection Residences, a selection of exclusive-use properties in sought after locations in South Africa. JOHANNESBURG, 19 October 2023 – MORE Family Collection welcomes Navarre Residence as it repositions its exclusive-use property collection in the Cape Winelands The Cape Winelands in South Africa attracts visitors with picturesque […]

Upscaling and risk-layering for climate resilience in Malawi

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JOHANNESBURG – African Risk Capacity (ARC) Ltd. has come on board to assist the Malawi Government with an insurance innovation that will scale up the World Bank’s Social Support for Resilient Livelihoods Project (SSRLP) in the country. This will see Malawi’s flagship safety net – the Social Cash Transfer Programme (SCTP) – reinforced with a […]

ARC Ltd releases 2022 Annual Report

JOHANNESBURG – A record total payout of US$60 million in 2022 is among the highlights detailed in ARC Ltd.’s integrated annual report, together with significant strides in innovation to safeguard African nations from the increasing risks associated with climate change. The payout was the largest since the company’s inception in 2014, underpinning the value of […]


Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo will reinforce connections while the Luanda-Kinshasa route will have an additional frequency, effective August 14. In order to promote trade, business development, and mobility between Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), TAAG Angola Airlines will provide an additional frequency on the Luanda <-> Kinshasa connection, commencing […]

TAAG Angola Airlines partners with Harvey World Travel Southern Africa

TAAG Angola Airlines is pleased to announce its collaboration with Harvey World Travel Southern Africa, a strategic networking opportunity aimed at enhancing agent knowledge and understanding of TAAG destinations and product offerings. Through this collaboration, agents will receive comprehensive education on TAAG’s diverse travel options, empowering them to better serve their clientele with expert insights […]