WTTC declares Mauritius safe

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has acknowledged the efforts undertaken by the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority and given the country the global safety and hygiene stamp. It is the only African country among the 17 countries that have received the...

SAA delays domestic op

SAA will not resume domestic operations next week as previously communicated by the airline. The airline sent out a statement to the trade, which was confirmed by Louise Brugman, spokesperson for the business rescue practitioners, saying it would re-accommodate...

Global map – COVID-19 travel regulations

Iata has created an interactive (COVID-19) Travel Regulations Map available on Timatic, giving users information on the degree of travel restrictions in each country around the world. The page displays a colour-coded map, with each country falling under one of four...

MSC extends cruise cancellations

MSC Cruises has extended the fleet-wide suspension of its cruise operations until July 31. The cruise line has reconfirmed its full summer programme for 2021, starting in March next year. Guests affected by the cancelled cruises will receive a Future Cruise Credit...

XL Millennium hosts their first Virtual Conference

XL Millennium hosted their first online Virtual Conference on 20 May 2020. Sharing this momentous occasion were the XL Millennium clients. “It was wonderful to see all the clients face-to-face again, a privilege I will certainly not take for granted, given our...