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British Airways to resume flights to former Red List destinations

Following the UK’s government’s announcement that a total of 47 countries and territories will be removed from the Red List, British Airways has announced that it will resume and increase frequency of flights to a number of destinations.

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Etihad Airways to launch flights to South Africa and Zanzibar

Etihad Airways has announced that it will launch 3 new “quarantine-free” destinations for the coming winter season. When the airline starts services to these 3 destinations, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates will be operating flights to 70 destinations across 47 countries.

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United Airlines and Airlink announce codeshare

United Airlines has announced a codeshare with South African airline Airlink that will offer passengers more connections between the U.S. and Southern Africa than “any other airline partnership”. The news comes after Airlink recently expanded its partnership with Emirates.

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Emirates to deploy A380 on flights to Johannesburg; to restore partnership with South African Airways

Emirates has announced that it will be expanding its operations to South Africa, boosting its schedule to 28 weekly flights by October.

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South African Airways to resume operations from 23rd September 2021

South African Airways (SAA) is finally coming back. In just under a month, SAA aircrafts will once again be visible in the skies as the airline plans to resume operations on 23rd September 2021.

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Emirates and South Africa’s Airlink expands partnership

Emirates has announced that it has expanded its partnership with South Africa’s Airlink into a unilateral codeshare agreement, giving travellers to and from South Africa easy access to more than 40 domestic and regional destinations across 12 African countries.

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Radisson to open its 16th hotel in South Africa in the town of Middelburg

Radisson Hotel Group has announced plans to open its 16th hotel in South Africa in the town of Middelburg.

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Radisson opens Africa’s second Radisson RED hotel in Johannesburg

Radisson has announced the opening of Africa’s second Radisson RED hotel in Johannesburg. The first Radisson RED hotel in South Africa’s Gauteng province and only the second to hit African soil after the successful opening of its Capetonian counterpart in 2017, this new-build hotel, situated at Oxford Parks, is a vibrant mixed-use area comprising apartments, […]

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Hyatt House Johannesburg Sandton to open in October this year

Hyatt has announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with an affiliate of Millat Properties for Hyatt House Johannesburg Sandton.

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Dubai relaxes entry requirements for vaccinated travellers from India, South Africa and Nigeria

Dubai Authorities have announced that they are relaxing entry requirements for vaccinated travellers from India, South Africa and Nigeria effective 23rd June 2021. The Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management in Dubai, headed by HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has announced this update.