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China has a substantial middle class willing to spend on luxury travel and, therefore, a new project is empowering the SA hospitality industry to grow opportunities.
Business travel is possibly the biggest growth sector in the travel world, according to an industry expert.
Marriott International has announced the rebranding of Protea Hotels to capitalise on the travel aspirations of Africa’s growing middle class.
Depending on the stability of the SA economy, one could be cautiously optimistic about the outlook for the local tourism industry, says an industry expert.
Relevance for a well-positioned brand is about the brand being alive, restless and relentlessly moving forward, says the group marketing manager for Protea Hotels.
Now is the time for the SA tourism industry to make full use of the opportunities the weaker rand brings, says an industry expert.
The Protea Hotel Mowbray will open soon – the first Protea Hotel to be situated in Cape Town’s southern suburbs.
Marriott International has a packed schedule of 30 property openings across the continent by 2020, 9 of which will open by the end of 2015.
The new Protea Hotel Lusaka Tower has opened its doors, making it the fourth Protea Hotel offering in the Zambian capital and the eighth in Zambia as a whole.
Marriott International has become the largest hotel company in Africa as it completes its acquisition of the Protea Hospitality Group.
Since the rand went into a tailspin international travel seems like a luxury few South Africans can afford, but it’s still possible, says an expert.
Attracting international conferences to SA is seen as essential in boosting the tourism economy, says the group marketing manager of Protea Hotels by Marriott.
Protea Hotels has announced the signing of agreements for the development of its first hotel in Botswana.
Protea Hotels has announced the signing of contracts for the development of new hotel properties in Uganda.
Protea Hotels has identified a growing demand for accommodation and conference and meeting facilities in the expanding Centurion area.
Marriott International is bringing its core brand to SA and has signed two new properties for this purpose, in partnership with developers in the Amdec Group.
Protea Hotels has been named African Hotel Chain of the Year 2014 at the 10th Akwaaba African Travel Market in Lagos, Nigeria.
The six-storey Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Menlyn is going up in Summit Place, a new commercial precinct being developed opposite the popular Menlyn Park Mall.
Marriott International says it will open 30 new hotels in South Africa as it seeks to expand across the continent after its R2bn buyout of Protea Hospitality.
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