South Africa has to be a better option for Trump than Greenland is, writes Howard Feldman.
The tourism economy is very important for Cape Town and any bad publicity has a knock-on effect which could ultimately impact thousands of jobs provided by the industry, warns James Vos, the City of Cape Town's Mayco member for economic development.
Royal families don't come cheap.
The youth unemployment rate is expected to top 30% across Africa this year. Tourism can help solve the problem, says Kwakye Donkor.
The impact of technology is reshaping occupations and new job categories are beginning to appear on the market requiring "hybrid" skills, says a digital expert.
Thailand’s tourism minister has blamed a surge in the baht for sapping tourist arrivals into Southeast Asia’s second-largest economy, highlighting rising concern over the currency’s gains.
The South African passport has dropped in the rankings of the Henley Passport Index due to a reduction in the number of visa-free or visa-on-arrival destinations which South Africans have access to.
Four main reservoirs in the city of Chennai have run completely dry, according to the BBC, forcing residents to line up for government supplied water.
New tourism minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has added another month for those who want to comment on – or oppose – the Tourism Amendment Draft Bill that could, controversially, limit Airbnb in South Africa.
London could get a 360-degree infinity pool atop a skyscraper. But the design's lack of a visible staircase or ladder is causing confusion.
A new documentary shows evidence that many otters found in cafés in Japan are kept in small cages without water or suitable food.
The Competition Tribunal has dismissed a case of alleged price fixing and collusive tendering by two ferry boat operators transporting passengers to Robben Island and the V/A Waterfront.
From damaging monuments to overcrowding neighborhoods, tourists have caused some serious harm in these popular travel destinations.
Tourism Minister Mmamakolo Kubayi-Ngubane reassured tourists that it is safe to travel to South Africa and that their safety remains a top priority for the South African government.
Airline alliance Star Alliance and IT and NEC Corporation have signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform.
Business tourism is potentially much more lucrative for South Africa, but we need to get our act together before we lose out to someone else, says Solly Moeng.
From moon-walking mini-breaks to 3-D printed room service and personalised menus based on your biometrics, here's what the hotel of the future will look like, according to Hilton Hotels.
To break into the estimated $115bn annual spend on travel by the Chinese market, South African hospitality leaders must shift their focus, says Jonathan Steyn.
Though you might not realize it, bringing extra cash and posting about your trip on social media may not make you any safer on your travels.
Online travel agency Travelcheck offers flight and hotel bundles, online booking for all major airlines and more than 300 000 hotels around the world.
Now that SA's visa process has been improved, it is helping tourist arrivals, Radisson Hotel Group's head of Middle East & Africa, Tim Cordon, tells Fin24.
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