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OUR CLIENT, AIRBNB’S AFRICA TRAVEL SUMMIT IS SET TO BOOST COMMUNITY-LED TOURISM

As part of its $1m investment to boost community-led tourism projects in Africa, Airbnb has committed to organising its first Africa Travel Summit to take place from 11 to 13 September at Guga S’Thebe in Langa. The Summit will explore how technology and tourism can support greater economic and social empowerment through home sharing and the promotion […]
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OUR CLIENT, AMDEC, ON WHY RENTING YOUR APARTMENT FURNISHED IS THE WAY TO GO

South Africa is experiencing growing demand for furnished properties, with top-end investors seeking to attract corporate tenants. In fact, in some areas demand for furnished apartments is higher than that for unfurnished living. This, say the experts, is putting pressure on rentals achieved on unfurnished flats as more short-term lets start entering the long-term rental […]
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OUR CLIENT, AIRBNB, REVEALS THE TOP 10 UNIQUE AIRBNB HOMES AROUND THE WORLD

Ever dreamt of sleeping in a hobbit hole, an airship, treehouse cabin, or an aeroplane? Airbnb offers some unique places to sleep that will indulge your imagination. Here is a selection of 10 quirky listings from around the world: 1. Mushroom Dome Cabin, California The cosy cabin features a loft under a geodesic dome and […]
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OUR CLIENT, THE GENEVA MANAGEMENT GROUP COMMENTS ON TURKEY’S CURRENCY CRISIS

INTERNATIONAL – These days the Turkish lira is very much an embattled currency. The past week alone saw it lose 25 percent of its value, priced 0.20 per dollar in one week. This on top of the fact in the past year the lira has been the worst performing currency in global markets, ultimately dropping […]
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OUR CLIENT, EVERGREEN, ON PICKING UP THE COSTS FOR YOUR PARENTS’ RETIREMENT

You might have been saving for your retirement since your early 20’s, or maybe you started later, but you made sure that you paid in plenty of extra to play catch-up. Perhaps you haven’t saved any income at all or you intend to just carry on working – a trend of many millennials who, according […]