Industry News

31 JulVideo of the week: Safe travel


This week’s video from Airports Company South Africa details the new health and safety regulations at airports across South Africa as…

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31 JulIndustry engagement key to recovery


The collective driving the ‘South Africa is Travel Ready’ campaign have encouraged industry engagement and collaboration to build on the success…

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31 JulWHO calls for open borders


Bans on international travel cannot stay in place indefinitely, and countries must do more to reduce the spread of COVID-19 within…

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31 JulTravel in own province permitted


The Minister of Tourism,  Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has just announced that leisure travel, including accommodation,  inside the traveller’s own province, is now…

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30 JulBreaking news: Travel in own province permitted


The Minister of Tourism, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has just announced that leisure travel, including accommodation, inside the traveller’s own province, is now…

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30 JulRepatriates can now self-isolate


Travellers returning to South Africa following repatriation can apply to self-isolate at home, under certain conditions, instead of staying at state-allocated…

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30 JulThe uncertain future of first class


Airlines now need to cut costs. Downsizing aircraft is one way they may do this, which means that the very existence…

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30 JulLong-term visas a step toward recovery for SA?


‘Digital nomads’, or remote workers who live nomadically working from anywhere in the world with an Internet connection, may be the…

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27 JulAir Seychelles participates in airport drill


Air Seychelles together with the support of key stakeholders, has conducted an exercise to test the new procedures and measures to…

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27 JulSITA: A secure walk-through travel experience at airports


SITA and NEC Corporation have announced a global partnership to develop solutions that enable a secure walk-through travel experience at airports,…

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