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O.R. Tambo International gives tips for flying over the festive season

O.R. Tambo festive lights

O.R. Tambo International Airport officially marked the start of the peak holiday season by switching on the airport’s festive lights display and simultaneously celebrated the 100th birthday of the icon whose name the airport has carried for 11 years.

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Stands being snapped up fast for Food & Hospitality Africa 2018


It’s that time of year again – preparations for Food & Hospitality Africa powered by Hostex 2018 have begun. With innovation at the top of the shopping list for the 2018 show, running from 6 to 8 May 2018, there is absolutely no excuse for missing out on the best opportunity to tap into the […]

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Contemporary art museum set to enhance SA tourism industry


Sun International’s The Table Bay has hailed the just opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront as a proverbial feather in the caps of the local tourism and arts industries.

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Glass remains half-full for tourism in SA


The Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) says the glass remains half-full for the travel and tourism industry to grow and contribute to the economy, despite a dip in overall business performance, in the first six months of 2017.

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Top five tips for a memorable conference


A conference that stands out is one that is still remembered by participants months after the event. These days, conferences tend to be smaller due to cost restrictions, however, there is always a way to delight, surprise and make an event special. The more exciting the conference, the greater the chance that delegates will want […]

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The secret ingredient missing from conferences and training workshops


We’ve all been there – either as facilitators, trainers or participants. The session starts off well, everyone is engaged, but after about two hours you see the energy levels in the room begin to flag. Right, you think, time for a break. Let’s have some Five Roses and Lemon Creams and everyone will come back […]

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