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Tourism in a new world: Risks and opportunities

  • May 10, 2013
  • Media and Stakeholder

Speech delivered by Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk at the Hotel Investment Conference Africa (HICA), Durban

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SA Tourism North America hosts milestone Mega-Fam at INDABA 2013

  • May 10, 2013
  • Media and Stakeholder

One Hundred Travel Trade & Media Professionals to Experience the Rich & Vibrant Travel Offerings of South Africa

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World-class entertainment at Cape Town International Jazz Festival

  • February 27, 2013
  • Media and Stakeholder

This year’s Cape Town International Jazz Festival features an amazing line-up of artists from around the world.

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First FTTSA-certified tour in Dinokeng

  • February 27, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The Refilwe Cultural and Shebeen Tour in Dinokeng was recently certified by Fair Trade in Tourism South Africa (FTTSA).

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Trendy new hotel for Pretoria

  • February 26, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The construction of Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Menlyn is well on track and will add a new degree of stylish urban accommodation in Tshwane.

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City of Cape Town and Tourism Radio provide safety info to travellers

  • February 18, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The City of Cape Town has teamed up with Tourism Radio to provide safety information to tourists through Tourism Radio’s audio travel guide.

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Additional lions introduced to Karoo National Park

  • February 15, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

An additional two male lions were introduced into the Karoo National Park on 7 February 2013.

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Tourism Bill seeks to create enabling environment for growth

  • February 14, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

South African Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk presented the Department of Tourism’s Tourism Bill 2012 to the government’s tourism portfolio committee on 12 February 2013.

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SANParks film and photography permit tariffs revised

  • February 11, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

South African National Parks (SANParks) has revised its 2013/2014 filming and photography permit tariffs for all 19 of its national parks.

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South Africa fares well in international safari awards

  • February 08, 2013
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

South African properties made an excellent showing in the recent Good Safari Guide 2013 Safari Awards.

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