​Product and trade: join the conversation online

  • September 19, 2014
  • Trade

We invite all those involved in selling South Africa to join in the conversations and share their experiences, insights and lessons learned on our dedicated trade platforms on social media.

more

Meet South Africa Week to follow opening of South African Tourism office in Brazil

  • September 18, 2014
  • Trade

South African Tourism will officially open a destination marketing office in São Paulo, Brazil, on 23 September 2014.

more

Statement by the Minister of Home Affairs, Mr Malusi Gigaba, in relation to the implementation of new immigration regulations on 15 September 2014 in Cape Town

  • Media and StakeholderTrade
I would like to thank you all for your presence today as we make certain announcements with regard to the implementation of the new immigration regulations which came into effect on May 26th of this year.The new immigration regulations were introduced to improve our ability to manage immigration effectively, in…
more

Video: Highlights from E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 in Johannesburg

  • September 11, 2014
  • Trade

The Johannesburg leg of the E-Tourism Africa Summit (#eTAS14)  took place on 8 and 9 September.

more

Wrapping up #eTAS14

  • September 09, 2014
  • Trade

On the final day of the E-Tourism Africa Summit (#eTAS14) on Tuesday, the importance of keeping up with the times and using the internet as a strategic tool for marketing and managing business was, once again, emphasised.

more

#eTAS14: Give travellers something to brag about

  • September 08, 2014
  • Trade

​If there’s one message that stood out on the first day of the Johannesburg leg of the E-Tourism Africa Summit, this is it: consumers are your most important marketers because they love to brag.

more

Opening speech by Tourism Minister Mr Derek Hanekom at ​E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 in Cape Town

  • Media and StakeholderTrade
Ladies and gentlemen, good morning and welcome to the 2014 E-Tourism Africa Summit.It gives me great pleasure to be here this morning with the people who are at the very edge of leadership and innovation in digital travel technology. You are leading from the front in applying technology to market…
more

Africa rising at #eTAS14

  • September 05, 2014
  • Trade

The second day of the E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 was headlined by motivational speaker Vusi Thembekwayo, who talked about how to do business in Africa.

more

Rethinking travel at the E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 #eTAS14

  • September 04, 2014
  • Trade

The seventh annual E-Tourism Africa Summit, which looks at digital advances in the travel space, kicked off in Cape Town on Thursday 4 September 2014. For the first time, this popular conference is being held in two cities, with the second leg planned for Johannesburg on 8 and 9 September.

more

Technological innovation requires industry to rethink travel, says tourism minister

  • September 04, 2014
  • Trade

The ongoing innovation that exists at the intersection of technology, travel and tourism requires the industry to constantly rethink travel.

more