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Ninety ‘Hidden Gems’ chosen to dazzle at INDABA

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SA Tourism’s travel show places a special focus on small business.

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INDABA countdown kicks off: 40 days until Africa’s biggest travel show opens

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Hidden gems, new luxury pavilion and bigger variety of tourism offerings at INDABA 2017

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SA Tourism hits the road to brief current and would-be Indaba 2017 exhibitors

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To help new, confirmed and potential exhibitors prepare for this year’s INDABA, South African Tourism will host a series of briefing sessions around the country between 4 and 20 April 2017.

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African travel poised for take-off, says SA Tourism CEO at INDABA 2017 launch

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INDABA 2017 will see more than 7 000 delegates from around the world meeting in Durban to grow the African tourism economy through constructive conversations, dynamic partnerships and a strong focus on doing business, South African Tourism chief executive Sisa Ntshona said at the Killarney Country Club today.

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Celebrate SA's best wines at the Annual FNB Mpumalanga Wine Show

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The ever-popular FNB Mpumalanga Wine Show returns to Emnotweni on 6 and 7 April.  A highlight on the wine calendar since 2008, Lowveld wine lovers will need little persuasion to sample and savour the Cape’s finest.

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Cost of grading reduced as Tourism Grading Support Programme transfers to the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa

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Tourism establishments can save up to 90% on the cost of grading from February 2017, which has been made possible through the integration of the Tourism Grading Support Programme under the broader Tourism Incentive Programme of the Department of Tourism into the systems and processes of the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA).

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International Tourist Arrivals Surpass 10 million

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More than 10 million international tourists arrived in South Africa last year, 13% more than in 2015.

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Media registrations open for Africa’s Travel INDABA 2017

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Members of the media can now apply online for accreditation to Africa’s Travel INDABA 2017, taking place from Tuesday 16th to Thursday 18 May 2017 at the ICC in Durban, South Africa.

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Response by South African Tourism CEO Sisa Ntshona to open letter on animal interactions

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Response by South African Tourism CEO Sisa Ntshona to open letter on animal interactions, posted by Dr Louise de Waal on GreengirlsinAfrica.com

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South Africa's change in visa requirements for New Zealand passport holders

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Following the recent announcement of South Africa’s change in visa requirements for New Zealand passport holders, now specifying that New Zealanders do require a visa in order to travel to South Africa, South African Tourism wishes to reassure all tourists that South Africa remains a welcoming destination, open to all tourists from across the world wishing to experience our unique and diverse tourism offering.

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