Statements and speeches
We realise that media access to prominent figures in tourism and travel in South Africa is key to the success of your articles and programmes. In this section you will find the latest speeches from South African Tourism representatives, as well as speeches delivered by key figures in government and hospitality.
Please look out for updated postings on this site, where you will have direct access to the latest news, views and quotes to help you flesh out your stories and get to the very heart of our industry, including the thoughts and inspiration of our major players.
Speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk, Minister of Tourism.
Delivered at the Cape Town and Western Cape Destination Management Conference, Cape Town
Speaking Notes for His Excellency President Jacob Zuma on the delivery of SAA’s new Airbus A330-200, SAA Hangar ,Cape Town International Airport, 08 February 2011Download
Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe at the post-2010 media briefing that took place at South African House in London on 15 September 2010.Download
Speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk Minister of Tourism - Opening of the Travel Corporation 2010 International Conference on 4 October 2010.Download
CEO January-McLean - Trade ReceptionDownload
Foreign Press Association (FPA) - South African Tourism Speaker notes for Chief Executive Officer Thandiwe January-McLean,Download
South African Tourism Media roundtable event to introduce new Chief Executive Office to journalistsDownload
Presentation by ambassador Thandiwe January-Mclean, Chief Executive Officer, South African TourismDownload
ETEYA Speaker Notes for the CEO of South African Tourism: Thandiwe January-McLean
Speaker notes for Minister of Tourism, Marthinus van SchalkwykDownload
2010 Legacy crucial for business tourism sector
Domestic Travel Fact Sheet 2009Download
Fact Sheet - Business Tourism Feb 2010Download
Government 2010 preparations fact sheetDownload
Media Statement by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma at the 2010 World Cup Host Country International MediaDownload
Budget speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Shalkwyk, Minister of Tourism, in the National AssemblyDownload