Nina & Pinta and Goldspring Consulting announce that they have agreed a strategic partnership. The agreement further positions both companies as leaders in independent travel management consulting, while broadening their international reach to better serve current and future clients. “It is with great enthusiasm that we announce our strategic partnership with Nina and Pinta,” said […]
This month, Nina & Pinta turn our focus to… Saudi Arabia!
Much is made of Africa’s economic potential. In academic journals and on the business pages of broadsheet newspapers, analysts and experts habitually detail opportunities for investment and growth. And while they are, for the most part, correct in their analyses, there is, for reasons known to us all, a permanent air of uncertainty surrounding just […]
Amidst the current furore around agency marks-ups of airline tickets, I think this would be an opportune moment to depart from my normal position of promoting procurement excellence to express astonishment and bemusement at the sometimes illogical and indefensible behavior of my Procurement brethren. To those who have been living under a rock, a number […]
The latest in the Nina & Pinta “Spotlight On” series turns its focus to South Africa
In the race for the 2008 US presidency, Barack Obama waged one of the most effective campaigns in the history of electioneering. A change we can believe in was the slogan incessantly repeated in stump speeches and social media channels. After an eight-year Bush presidency, which included the questionable intervention in Iraq and a capitulating economy, the […]
As Nina & Pinta launch our e-learning modules in Africa, please watch this free online tutorial on how to use Paypal for business ensuring safe and secure payments for your online learning. Click on the links below to see the courses available for travel buyers, TMCs and suppliers.
Missing a flight by a matter of minutes is, perhaps, one of the most frustrating aspects of being an international business traveller. After an intense few days with clients or prospects in some far-flung destination, it is natural to feel an overwhelming desire to return home as quickly as possible. But imagine you arrive at […]
The latest in the Nina & Pinta Spotlight On series takes a look at the Country that is the World leader in “mobile money” penetration – Kenya
A few years ago, on his maiden tour, Scottish comedian Kevin Bridges made an amusing observation about a portmanteau word that had recently entered the contemporary British lexicon. “Chillax,” he says. “They’ve combined chill and relax to create the most annoying word in the English language.” Bromance and sexting are other examples likely to frustrate […]