Image Supplied - Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, Cape Town
W Hospitality names Radisson Blu Africa's fastest growing hotel

According to the recently published 2019 W Hospitality Pipeline Report, Radisson Blu has for a second year in a row, secured the leading position as the hotel brand with the most hotels under development and the most hotel deals in its pipeline in Africa. The group's upper midscale brand, Park Inn by Radisson has also entered the same top 10 brand list, securing the fifth position.

9 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: Expanding into Africa, it's full steam ahead for The Business Exchange
#AfricaMonth: Expanding into Africa, it's full steam ahead for The Business Exchange

With community and collaboration the key drivers of the co-working revolution, disruption in the traditional office space market seems all but inevitable as more and more companies look to take advantage of the many benefits of a shared work space. David Seinker, founder and CEO of The Business Exchange, recognised this wave of change heading straight to South African shores and has been riding on its success ever since. While still struggling to keep up with demand in Joburg, this year he's planning to expand the business into the rest of Africa, with Mauritius first on his list.

By Sindy Peters 2 May 2019

Radisson Hotel Group signs three hotels to enter Madagascar
Radisson Hotel Group signs three hotels to enter Madagascar

The Radisson Hotel Group has signed an agreement with Groupe Talys, for three hotels to enter Madagascar, namely the Radisson Blu Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront, Radisson Hotel Antananarivo Waterfront and Radisson Serviced Apartments Antananarivo City Centre, which in total, comprises 254 rooms. The agreement consists of two hotel conversions and one hotel under construction, with all three hotels scheduled to open in 2020. Elie Younes, executive vice president and chief development officer, Radisson Hotel Group, said: "We continue to lead the African pipeline in the upper upscale segment. This three-deal signing further cements our position and reflects our commitment to the continent."

30 Apr 2019