Tourism

Chad: take off from Tchadia Airlines

The new Chadian airline, "Chadia Airlines", made its maiden flight this Monday, October 1st. 51% owned by the state and 49% by Ethiopian Airlines, it...

Marriott International announces five new projects in Africa

To consolidate its presence in Africa, Marriott International plans to increase the number of hotels in the continent by 50% by 2023. Thus, the American...

Togo: 44.7 billion F CFA of hotel receipts generated in 2017

Togo welcomed, in 2017, 566,764 tourists who generated 44.7 billion F CFA of hotel receipts, against 425 669 tourists with 37.987 billion of receipts...

Mauritania unveils its tourist facets in Paris

After an absence of more than 10 years at the International Exhibition of Tourism and Travel in Paris, Mauritania has returned again to "woo"...

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...

A new financial scandal at ASECNA

The Agency for the Safety of Air Navigation in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA) is again wet in a hijacking case. This time, a hole of...

KFC arrives in Gabon

After entering the Ivorian market, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), the American fast-food chain, will arrive in Gabon in January 2019. It is the general manager...

AccorHotels completes the acquisition of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts

AccorHotels announced the acquisition of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts on September 3, 2018. With this acquisition, the Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts network of 84...

Côte d’Ivoire trains its first airline pilots

Côte d'Ivoire registers first airline pilot. Trained for two years in a partnership successively at INP-HB, the Yamoussoukro National Polytechnic Institute, then at Airways...

Ethiopian Airlines and DHL initial joint venture agreement

DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, and Ethiopian Airlines have joined forces to create the largest...

Agreement between Kenya Airways and Boeing on the American Multinational Corporation

Kenya Airways signed service agreements with Boeing for the American Multinational Corporation, becoming the first carrier in Africa to use this service. These agreements will...

Guinea: fuel crisis may paralyze air traffic

Until then, it was a threat from the CNTG-USTG trade union center, which, with Guinea's social forces (FSG), is behind the strike against the...

AccorHotels and Katara Hospitality set course for sub-Saharan Africa

French hotel groups Accorhotels and Qatari Katara Hospitality announced on Monday (July 23rd) the creation of an investment fund with a capacity of over...

Air Madagascar and Air Austral seal alliance with Kenya Airways

The tandem Air Madagascar and Air Austral has concluded a strategic alliance with Kenya Airways, recorded in a memorandum of understanding signed Wednesday, July...