Mauritius overcomes COVID-19

The Republic of Mauritius, has not escaped the Covid-19 pandemic. However, whilst the World Health Organisation (WHO) predicted more than 20,000 cases and 1,139 deaths in the group age of over 60 years for the Indian Ocean island, there have been only 332 positive cases and 10 deaths – of which only five directly related […]

TBCSA COVID-19 Update Survey

The COVID-19 pandemic has had severe and far-reaching consequences for the travel, tourism, and hospitality sector. To assist, the TBCSA, Department of Tourism and South African Tourism are jointly developing a tourism support and recovery plan. The planned re-opening schedule for the sector, based on the risk-adjusted strategy developed by government, has been shared via […]

Update on the removal of monthly remittance frequency – IATA

IATA has issued the following notice with regards to the removal of monthly remittance frequency: Dear Customer, Upon consultation with the global Travel Agent Associations, through the Passenger Agency Programme Global Joint council (PAPGC), the Agency Administrator has exceptionally approved to postpone the removal of the monthly remittance frequency to a later date. Important notice […]

Lufthansa Group extends free rebooking period

The Lufthansa Group Airlines Lufthansa, SWISS, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and Air Dolomiti have extended its free rebooking period. Passengers who wish to change their travel date can make a one-time rebooking free of charge for the same route and the same class of travel. The journey can also be postponed to the second half […]