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So We Too – a new 24-hour Soweto experience

  • June 08, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

Seven young Soweto entrepreneurs have joined together to create a memorable 24-hour Soweto experience that showcases the fun, culture and adventure aspects of this vibrant township.

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Protea Hotels offers free Wi-Fi to guests nationwide

  • June 04, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

Every guest staying at a Protea Hotel or African Pride Hotels estabishment in South Africa will receive 100MB of free data transfer per day.

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Africa’s greenest hotel set to open in Cape Town in 2013

  • June 04, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

Africa’s greenest hotel, the 3-star Hotel Verde, is to open near Cape Town International Airport in April 2013.

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54 On Bath to open in July

  • May 23, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

54 On Bath, formerly The Grace in Rosebank, is to open on 1 July 2012, following an extensive redesign and repositioning.

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Interval International to host shared ownership investment conferences in South Africa

  • May 22, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

Interval International, a prominent global provider of vacation services, is to host 2 shared ownership investment conferences in South Africa in June 2012.

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Escape to the Cape’s Shaheed Ebrahim named 2012 ETEYA winner

  • May 22, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

Shaheed Ebrahim, founder and owner of Cape Town-based tour operating company, Escape to the Cape, is the winner of the 2012 Emerging Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

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Visa facilitation by G20 could increase international tourism

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

Improvements in visa facilitation by G20 countries could result in opportunities to stimulate wealth creation and employment generation.

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Tourism focus significantly shifted at INDABA 2012

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

The tourism industry came together at INDABA 2012 to shape the future through a number of new innovations that facilitated collaboration, networking and profitable partnerships.

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Cooperation and removal of barriers to international travel needed to grow tourism

  • May 13, 2012 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

Achieving the tough targets contained in the National Tourism Sector Strategy will require strong partnerships and a collective approach.

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South Africa gearing up to capitalise as global air travellers near 1-bn mark

  • May 13, 2012 | Category: Southafrica.net, Business Tourism, Trade

South Africa’s Minister of Tourism, Marthinus van Schalkwyk was upbeat as he opened Africa’s top travel show, INDABA 2012, taking place in Durban until 15 May 2012.

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