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SAA to fly daily to Mumbai; additional flights to Nairobi added

  • July 23, 2012 | Category:, Business Tourism, Trade

South African Airways has announced a number of additional flights on its Mumbai and Nairobi routes and has also upped capacity on its popular summer holiday routes.


First Lusaka, now Harare for SA Express

  • July 20, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

SA Express airline has just been awarded air traffic rights to launch scheduled services between Durban and Harare.


TBI dipped in Q2, but Q3 outlook positive

  • July 20, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The recently released TBCSA FNB Tourism Business Index showed difficult trading conditions for tourism businesses in the 2nd quarter of 2012, but an improved outlook in the next quarter.


Johannesburg to host 3 global summits in 2013

  • July 19, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism

Johannesburg’s reputation as a premier destination for international conferences and exhibitions receives a major boost next year, when the city hosts 3 global summits.


Johannesburg Tourism Company integrated into City of Jo’burg

  • July 17, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The Johannesburg Tourism Company is being incorporated into the City of Johannesburg’s metropolitan municipality as part of the city’s Growth and Development Strategy, known as ‘Joburg 2040’.


2012 1st quarter results show good tourist arrivals growth

  • July 16, 2012 | Category: 2012, Business Tourism, Trade

Tourist arrivals to South Africa grew by 10.5% in the 1st quarter of 2012, with overseas arrivals growing by 17.8%. Strong growth was recorded across all regions.


Tourism growth tops agenda at Western Cape tourism meeting

  • July 09, 2012 | Category: 2012, Business Tourism, Trade, Western Cape

Western Cape tourism stakeholders and South African Airways recently gathered to discuss how they could cooperate to bring more travellers to the province.


SAA to launch additional flights to Mumbai

  • June 25, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

South African Airways has announced it will be introducing a 6th weekly flight on its Johannesburg/Mumbai route on 21 August 2012.


SAACI 2012 congress attracts top speakers

  • June 21, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

Top speakers will address the 2012 Southern African Association for the Conference Industry congress, being held at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways from 29-31 July 2012.


SA Tourism’s new domestic campaign takes travel deals to corporate employees

  • June 18, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Business Tourism, Trade, Newsletter

Siemens South Africa is the first company to partner with South African Tourism to make domestic holidays accessible and affordable to its employees.