Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa, the first Hyatt branded hotel in Ethiopia and the seventh in Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines, on December 11, inaugurated flights to Manchester, its second destination in the UK next to London. The inauguration event took place with a colourful ceremony graced by the presence of H.E. Susanna Moorehead, ambassador, UK to Ethiopia, Tewolde GebreMariam, group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines, dignitaries and invited guests.
Since launching on March 27, 2017, Ethiopian Airlines has firmly established itself at Norway’s main airport and is now enhancing its service offering between Addis Ababa and Oslo Airport.
Ethiopian Airlines finalised agreements with the government of Chad for the launch of Chad national carrier.
Ethiopian Airlines signed a shareholding agreement with Zambia’s main development agency to relaunch the southern African country’s flag carrier at an initial cost of USD30 million.
Ethiopian Airlines registered record success in the just-ended 2017/18 fiscal year.
Ethiopian Airlines announced that, starting from August 01, it has rolled out stopover packages without any additional airfare that cater for all leisure needs with a view to promote tourism into Ethiopia.
Ethiopian Airlines is launching additional flights to and from London’s Heathrow Airport from June 02 through to October 27.
Sudan’s Badr Airlines started new twice-weekly scheduled flights service to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia as of April 27.
As revealed in PwC’s Hotels Outlook: 2017-2021 report, the hospitality sector in Africa’s emerging markets is set to profit from foreign investment and an influx of international tourists.