Why startups should head straight to networking events

Startups are brave. Startups also need a lot of support in varying forms. Most are looking for both investment funding as well as skilled individuals to assist them. There is no better place for a startup company than a conference or networking event. These events provide startups with the opportunity to meet those people who […]

ClearOne appoints SkyGroup as SA distributor

SkyGroup Communications has been appointed as the sole distributor for ClearOne’s full lineup of conferencing and collaboration solutions throughout South Africa. As per the agreement, SkyGroup Communications’ reseller partners will, with immediate effect, have access to the full portfolio of ClearOne professional audio and microphones, video collaboration, network media streaming, and unified communication solutions, enabling […]

ezTalks Meetings: Robust Video Conferencing & Web Conferencing

Popular online video conferencing providers, ezTalks Technology Co., Ltd enables users to connect with individuals anytime anywhere. The company is dedicated to providing one-stop video conferencing solutions to make businesses of any size communicate and collaborate in a more productive and effective way. ezTalks Technology Co., Ltd launched a video conferencing software that is integrated […]

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South Africa will have six solar-powered airports in 2017

Airport environs in South Africa are used as huge are solar stations. Finally, people realized that energy of the sun must be utilized properly. South Africa enjoys more than 2,500 hours of sunshine yearly. Consequently, the administration of several airports decided to use this free local resource. In 2016, Airports Company South Africa revealed the […]

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WTM Africa adds Women in Travel to its 2018 programme

Statistics released by Prowess in 2012 showed that more than 126 million women entrepreneurs were advancing in both large and small business in 67 economies. The advisory company, McKinsey has furthermore estimated that if women fully contribute to enterprising, $12t could be added to the global GDP. With female entrepreneurship high on most government agendas, […]

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Nairobi in Top Cities With Most Planned Hotel Rooms in Africa

The expansion of business tourism in Kenya has seen Nairobi become an attractive destination for new hotels with 2,666 rooms expected to be added in the next two years. Nairobi takes the fourth position in terms of planned rooms while Lagos takes the lead at 4,000. According to Jumia’s Hospitality Report Africa 2017, these are […]

The 186 mile bike ride that’s changing lives in West Africa

It’s hot as hell in Bundajuma. Not Costa Blanca hot. Hot like words fail you, thoughts clouding as your brain slows down. Then, jolting awake, the sound of skittering comes from behind. A shriek, then an almighty splash. The wet red earth has given way beneath a tyre, the rider slipping and putting a foot […]

The 186 mile bike ride
UBA Introduces First Mastercard Debit Card In Mozambique

United Bank for Africa Mozambique (UBA) today announced the launch of the first Mastercard debit card in Mozambique to financially empower its citizens. Focused on displacing cash, the electronic payment solution will deliver a quick, convenient and secure payment alternative for the Mozambicans – instantly. In line with the bank’s strategic vision, UBA is introducing innovative payment […]

IT&CM Asia 2017 Localises Preview Reception in Bangkok To Woo Thai Buyers

Bangkok, 1 August 2017 – IT&CMA, together with the Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB), put together a special preview roadshow for local Thai buyers in Bangkok, Thailand, on 18 July 2017 to showcase the upcoming leading MICE and Corporate Travel event centred in the Asia-Pacific. The event venue and reception was generously sponsored by the […]

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) Welcomes 64 new Members in June 2017!

More South African establishments are opening their doors to TGCSA assessors in their commitment to offer visitors exceptional quality products. As the country’s only recognised and globally benchmarked grading system of quality assurance for accommodation, venues and conferencing facilities, TGCSA has officially welcomed 64 new members in June that have heeded the call to pursue […]

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa