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Opinion

Rockets, racehorses, rifle collections: Hobbies of the super-rich

Sep 14 2019 07:43

Gordy & Sons Outfitters in Houston stocks almost anything an outdoors enthusiast could want, from a knife inlaid with 45 000-year-old woolly mammoth tusk fossil to a with a stock made of fine-grained walnut. The knife costs about R22 500 while the rifle costs R3.6m.

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India will do its own checks on the Boeing 737 Max - even if it's cleared in the US

Sep 13 2019 22:30

India, one of the biggest buyers of the plane, plans to conduct its own checks and demand simulator training for all pilots before Boeing's 737 Max jets can fly in the country again, even if the US Federal Aviation Administration clears the grounded jets, an insider has said.

Travel & Leisure

TripAdvisor 'failing to stop fake reviews' - study

Sep 08 2019 13:32

US travel and restaurant website TripAdvisor has failed to do enough to stop fake hotel reviews, British consumer association Which? said in a study published on Friday.

In the news

South African plays key role in Expo 2020 Dubai

Sep 02 2019 21:48

Dubai is gearing up to host the next World Expo in October 2020 - and a South African is playing a key role in the process.

Travel & Leisure

PICS: Why luxury honeymooners are kicking off marriage with adventure

Aug 22 2019 06:00

Honeymoon business is booming, and luxury honeymooners make up a whopping 15% of the R184bn a year industry. The average US pair spends R68 500 on their honeymoon, three times the average amount for a typical vacation, says TripSavvy.

Travel & Leisure

Robben Island price fixing case against ferry operators dismissed

Aug 14 2019 14:50

The Competition Tribunal has dismissed a case of alleged price fixing and collusive tendering by two ferry boat operators transporting passengers to Robben Island and the V/A Waterfront.

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Tech and AI reshaping hospitality job market

Jul 29 2019 18:46

The impact of technology is reshaping occupations and new job categories are beginning to appear on the market requiring "hybrid" skills, says a digital expert.

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