Awards & accolades

Nelson Mandela: An icon in life and death

  • December 06, 2013 | Category:, Business Tourism, Media and Stakeholder, Trade

Millions around the world express their grief and love for Madiba on his passing


Hole-in-one for South Africa's Garden Route

  • November 22, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The Garden Route has been named 2014 Golf Destination of the Year for Africa, Indian Ocean & Gulf States by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO).


SA Tourism CEO invites the global business events industry to Africa

  • November 21, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

South African Tourism CEO Thulani Nzima invited delegates at EIBTM in Barcelona to seriously consider Africa as a destination for meetings, events, incentives and exhibitions.


SAACI elects new board and national chairperson

  • September 13, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI) has elected new national directors and executive committee members for its 2013/14 financial year.


Good growth expected in SA’s business events sector

  • August 01, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The business events sector was an important contributor to the 10.2% growth in international tourist arrivals to South Africa in 2012, and can look forward to further growth in 2013.


SA business events delegation returns from successful IMEX 2013

  • May 29, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Newsletter

The South African National Convention Bureau announced several new and innovative developments at IMEX 2013.


Brisk business at high-energy INDABA 2013

  • May 17, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

INDABA 2013 was a modern, cutting-edge event that significantly enhanced networking to stimulate tourism trading between buyers and exhibitors.


Sandton Convention Centre implements repositioning strategy

  • April 29, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism, Trade

The Sandton Convention Centre has been reviewing its position in the South African and global markets with a view to pursuing new levels of excellence and remaining relevant in the global business-events environment.


Subvention - the hot topic at Meetings Africa 2013

  • March 13, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism

South Africa’s business events industry held a frank discussion about subvention and what it means for South Africa’s business events industry, at Meetings Africa 2013.


It's all systems go for the Gauteng Convention Bureau

  • March 12, 2013 | Category: Business Tourism

By 1 April 2013 the Gauteng Convention Bureau will be fully operational, having implemented all the essential elements of its business events strategy.