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in Africa

Programme revealed ahead of AHIF 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The agenda for the Africa Hotel Investment Forum has been released.The event will take place at the Sheraton Addis, Ethiopia, on September 23rd-25th.Among an impressive line-up of speakers will be Olivier Granet, chief executive, Kasada Capital Management, the new billion-dollar,…

in Oceania

Star Alliance launches connection service at London Heathrow

The Star Alliance connection service is now available at London Heathrow Airport.This assists passengers with tight connections between two Star Alliance member airline flights.Dedicated connection service staff use special software to monitor the transfer window for customers with onward flights.Cases,…

in News

IATA to ease travel burden for passengers with disabilities

The International Air Transport Association 75th annual general meeting has unanimously approved a resolution to improve the air travel experience for the estimated one billion people living with disabilities worldwide.The commitment of airlines to ensuring that passengers with disabilities have…

in Europe

Oman Air launches new connection to Athens, Greece

Oman Air has launched a new daily service to Greece, with the first flight departing Muscat for Athens earlier.The inaugural flight, WY193, departed Muscat International Airport at 14:35 arriving to Athens International Airport at 19:50.With a flight time of approximately…

in Africa

New bank notes for Kenya

The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has released its new-generation banknotes as a part of measures to curb fraud and money laundering.The notes were unveiled by CBK Governor Patrick Njoroge during the Madaraka Day celebrations held at Narok stadium officiated…

in South America

Travel Keeps Your Brain in Shape

The year was 2012 and I needed the mental equivalent of an adrenaline shot. I had been working a lot of hours in my home office in the USA and taking walks in the same neighborhood every day. The places…