AccorHotels buys Mövenpick

AccorHotels announced Monday the acquisition of the hotel group Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts for 560 million Swiss francs (482 million euros) in cash, accelerating...

Morocco: Adel El Fakir, new boss of the ONMT

The Moroccan National Tourist Office (ONMT) has just met its new general manager, Adel Fakir. This is a profile for the least atypical. Unlike...

All about the Ethiopian flight that crashed on Sunday 10 March

Immediately following the tragic accident, Kenya's Transport Minister James Macharia and Kenya Airport Authority (KAA) General Manager Jonny Andersen held a press conference on...

Qatar muscle its economic strategy

By Valentine F. As the end of the year approaches, Qatar is stepping up strategic choice declarations to achieve diversification of its economy and self-sufficiency,...

Congo Airways acquires a fourth Airbus A 320

DR Congo's national airline, Congo Airways, has just acquired a fourth Airbus A 320, bringing to six the total number of aircraft of this...

Air Djibouti begins its domestic links

The airline Air Djibouti is preparing to launch flights connecting the capital to other cities in the country. On January 14, 2018, the carrier...

Marriott International reveals Robust Expansion Plans across Africa

From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) in Nairobi, Kenya, Marriott International on first october announced rapid expansion plans across Africa. Strong demand for...

Morocco: the new terminal of Casablanca airport inaugurated

On 22 January 2019, King Mohammed VI inaugurated Terminal 1 at Mohammed V International Airport in Casablanca as part of an extension, redevelopment and...

Abidjan to host first conference on African tourism and hotel investment

Côte d'Ivoire will host the first conference on African tourism and hotel investment (CITHA) on 26th June, organized by Proparco, Horwath HTL and Radisson...

Air Tanzania, the first African airline to operate the A220

Air Tanzania becomes the first African airline to operate the Airbus A220, the newest member of the Airbus family of civil aircraft. The aircraft was...

South Africa reopens its borders to Africans

From now on, African travelers will be able to travel to the countries of Nelson Mandela provided they have the relevant travel documents. South...

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Mogadishu 40 years later

After an interruption in the late 1970s, Ethiopian Airlines announced the resumption of its service to Mogadishu the Somali capital. This return will begin...

240,000 passengers in addition to Abidjan airport

The international airport Felix Houphouet-Boigny (AERIA) reached a new milestone with 2.07 million passengers in 2017, 241,000 more than in 2016 when it hosted...

Ethiopian Airlines signs several contracts with American companies

Ethiopian Airlines initialed Monday, June 25 in Addis Ababa, several contracts with General Electric (GE), Honeywell and the US Trade Development Agency (USTDA). The first...
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