News & events

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.

Tender virtualisation - 2011 06 09 Download
Tender CMS - 2011 06 09 Download
Speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk, Minister of Tourism - 2011 03 28

Speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk, Minister of Tourism.
Delivered at the Cape Town and Western Cape Destination Management Conference, Cape Town

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President Jacob Zuma on the delivery of SAA's new Airbus A330-200 - 2011 02 08

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 2011

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Address by Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe at the post-2010 media briefing, South Africa House, London - 2010 10 28

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.

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Opening Speech Travel Corporation 2010 International Conference - 2010 10 28

Speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Schalkwyk Minister of Tourism - Opening of the Travel Corporation 2010 International Conference on 4 October 2010.

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CEO January-McLean - Trade Reception - 2010 09 01

CEO January-McLean - Trade Reception

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Foreign Press Association (FPA) - South African Tourism - 2010 06 21

Foreign Press Association (FPA) - South African Tourism Speaker notes for Chief Executive Officer Thandiwe January-McLean,

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Introduction of New Chief Executive Officer to Journalists - 2010 06 21

South African Tourism Media roundtable event to introduce new Chief Executive Office to journalists

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Tourism Summit 2010, Port Elizabeth - 2010 06 21

Presentation by ambassador Thandiwe January-Mclean, Chief Executive Officer, South African Tourism

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ETEYA Speaker Notes For the CEO - 2010 06 21

ETEYA Speaker Notes for the CEO of South African Tourism: Thandiwe January-McLean
 
 

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Opening of South African Tourism China Office - 2010 06 21

Speaker notes for Minister of Tourism, Marthinus van Schalkwyk

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2010 Legacy crucial for business tourism sector - 2010 06 21

2010 Legacy crucial for business tourism sector
 

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Domestic Travel Fact Sheet 2009 - 2010 06 21

Domestic Travel Fact Sheet 2009

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Business Tourism Feb 2010 - 2010 06 21

Fact Sheet - Business Tourism Feb 2010

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Governments Preparations for 2010 - 2010 06 21

Government 2010 preparations fact sheet

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Media Statement by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma - 2010 06 21

Media Statement by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma at the 2010 World Cup Host Country International Media

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Tourism budget speech - 2010 05 27

Budget speech delivered by Mr Marthinus van Shalkwyk, Minister of Tourism, in the National Assembly

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