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Inaugural attractions management conference held in Cape Town

  • June 05, 2014 | Category: Trade

​Online ticketing, maximising profitability and spend, developing staff, and making the most of marketing were some of the key themes at the inaugural Attractions Management in Southern Africa conference held in Cape Town this week.

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International tourist arrivals to South Africa approach the 10-million mark

  • May 23, 2014 | Category: Trade

More than 9.6-million international tourists visited South Africa in 2013, representing an increase of 4.7% on the 2012 arrivals figures.

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Two key industry conferences coming up in August and September

  • May 22, 2014 | Category: Trade

SAACI holds its annual congress in St Lucia, KwaZulu-Natal, from 17 to 19 August 2014, while HICA takes place in Johannesburg from 14 to 16 September 2014.

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South Africa shines as Africa’s top business events destination

  • May 19, 2014 | Category: Trade

The 2013 ICCA rankings confirm South Africa as the leading business events destination in Africa.

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TEP partners with GTA to launch Gauteng Hidden Treasures

  • May 15, 2014 | Category: Trade

The Tourism Enterprise Partnership (TEP) partnered with the Gauteng Tourism Authority (GTA) to launch Gauteng Hidden Treasures at INDABA 2014, which took place from 10 to 12 May.

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Tourism industry urged to support Tourism Safety Initiative

  • May 13, 2014 | Category: Trade

The Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) has called on all tourism industry role players to support the Tourism Safety Initiative (TSI).

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INDABA 2014: It's a wrap

  • May 12, 2014 | Category: Trade

Increased interest from international media, a pan-African offering and a more concerted focus on meetings were some of the key features of INDABA 2014, South African Tourism’s CEO Thulani Nzima told journalists at a final media conference for Africa’s biggest travel trade show.

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INDABA: Day Two

  • May 11, 2014 | Category: Trade

The second day of INDABA 2014 started with a high-profile debate, the Global Media Face Off moderated by CNN presenter Richard Quest, who put the four panellists through their paces.

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Twenty years of democracy and tourism celebrated at INDABA 2014

  • May 11, 2014 | Category: Trade

Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk officially opened INDABA 2014 at a vibrant opening ceremony complete with song, dance and poetry.

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Sefa and TEP unveil new multimillion-rand SMME financing facility

  • May 11, 2014 | Category: Trade

To encourage development in the tourism SMME sector, the Tourism Enterprise Partnership (TEP) and Small Enterprise Finance Agency (Sefa) announced the launch of the Ikwezi Tourism Facility at INDABA 2014.

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