Tourism: South Africa’s #LilizelaAwards 17 honours ‘best of the best’ in Kwazulu Natal


Organisers took a shot left to Empangeni for this year’s KwaZulu Natal leg of the Lilizela Awards to honour the best of the best in service excellence, the award recognises tourism businesses who have made a mark in the country. The first leg of the Provincial Lilizela Awards kickstarted at the Umfolozi Hotel and Casino in Empangeni last night with […]

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Durban ICC rakes in money for South Africa Tourism

By: Sphelele Ngubane The Durban International Convention Centre, which generated a net profit of R32-million last year, has reaffirmed its status as the leading meetings and conference centre in Africa. According to the centre’s annual report released on Wednesday, the ICC’s gross revenue figure was R157-million. ICC chief executive Lindiwe Rakharebe said year-on-year growth was R5.3-million and there was a […]

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Qatar CEO: Airlines have been taking African passengers to the cleaners

By Selene Brophy Cape Town – Qatar Airways has inaugurated its newly launched Durban-Doha route, as part of an expansion of the airline’s operations and decade-long investment in South Africa. The new route will see a four-times-weekly flight between the two cities, with a total of 21 flights a week now connecting South Africa to Qatar Airways’ global network. The […]

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