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Nigeria's tourism minister visits South Africa

  • August 31, 2012
  • Business TourismMedia and StakeholderTrade

Nigeria and South Africa will revisit the ‘Cooperation in the field of Tourism Agreement’ signed in 2008 when the 2 countries’ tourism ministers and other officials meet in Pretoria.

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Cautious optimism as arrivals and occupancy levels improve

  • August 31, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

The prevailing mood among South Africa’s tourism business community is cautious optimism as the trading environment improves.

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German airline Condor to launch direct flights to Cape Town

  • August 30, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

German leisure carrier Condor is launching direct flights between Frankfurt and Cape Town on 3 November 2012.

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SATTIC has attracted excellent speaker line-up

  • August 22, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

South African tourism industry stakeholders can look forward to vibrant debate and an excellent speaker line-up at the inaugural South African Travel & Tourism Industry Conference.

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New SAACI general manager appointed

  • August 21, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

Lorin Bowen has been appointed general manager of SAACI with effect from 1 September 2012. She takes over from Adene Pringle, who is retiring.

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SA Tourism unveils 5-year strategic plan

  • August 21, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

Key objectives are to grow tourism’s contribution to the economy by 1,5% annually, create a thriving tourism sector, and make the South African brand a global player in portfolio markets.

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Partnerships key to growing SA business events industry

  • August 02, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

Speakers at the SAACI 2012 congress agreed that the public and private sector needed to work together if the goal of growing the business events industry was to be achieved.

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Call to join Team South Africa and sign ‘Win as One’ pledge

  • July 30, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

South Africa’s business events industry has been asked to commit to signing the business events ‘Win as One’ pledge and become part of Team South Africa.

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Inaugural Travel & Tourism Business Exchange to be held in September

  • July 30, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

The inaugural Travel & Tourism Business Exchange Southern Africa (formerly the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Conference Southern Africa), will take place from 2 - 4 September 2012 in Johannesburg.

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Tsogo Sun reveals impressive CSI programme as it launches SunCares

  • July 26, 2012
  • Business TourismTrade

One of the aims of Tsogo Sun’s SunCares initiative is to be a catalyst for change to make a real difference in the lives of South Africa’s poorer communities.

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