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SOUTH AFRICA – “IT’S THE PLACE TO BE”

  • November 18, 2015
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MINISTER OF TOURISM IN SOUTH AFRICA, OUTLINES NEXT DECADE OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE MICE INDUSTRY.

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Immigration amendments are welcome news!

  • November 04, 2015
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The announcement to amendment the Immigration Regulations was jointly made on Friday, the 23rd of October, by the Tourism Ministry and minister in the Presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation, Jeff Radebe. New amended regulations can mean only positive results for the South African tourism industry.

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South African beaches rate among the top in the world

  • October 26, 2015
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More South African beaches get a nod from an international Blue Flag programme which is a voluntary eco-label for beaches, boats and marinas.

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Tourism excellence recognised at The Lilizela Tourism Awards

  • October 25, 2015
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The South African Tourism Industry spent the better part of last night honouring the crème de la crème of the sector. The industry hosted by the esteemed Minister of Tourism, Mr Derek Hanekom, were treated to an evening of splendour and entertainment from local musicians.

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Skateboarding gives Northern Cape tourism a boost

  • October 24, 2015
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Kimberley, in the Northern Cape recently hosted the local leg of World Skateboarding Championships for the third time. The Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, paid a visit to Kimberley to highlight the potential growth of tourism in the province and to meet with local stakeholders to discuss government’s role in tourism in the Northern Cape.

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Speech by Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, at the national Lilizela Tourism Awards 2015

  • October 23, 2015
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Speech by Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, at the national Lilizela Tourism Awards 2015 event on Thursday 22 October at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg

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South African Tourism openly welcomes recommended Immigration Regulations

  • October 23, 2015
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Cabinet was briefed on the progress on the Inter- ministerial committee on Immigration Regulations which was led by the Deputy President.

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It’s all systems go for South Africa’s first Oceans Festival.

  • October 22, 2015
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South Africa’s oceans are to take on a wholly new, exciting approach to recreation and leisure, and deliver a further much needed boost to national marine tourism business and investment with the launch in October of a national Ocean Festival in Cape Town.

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Homo Naledi set to boost Tourism for the Cradle of Humankind

  • October 22, 2015
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Increased economic activity envisioned as a result of latest discovery at The Cradle of Humankind

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Presidents Zuma and Nyusi unveil Matola Raid Memorial

  • September 30, 2015
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​On the night of 30 January 1981, a group of South African Defence Force (SADF) special forces troops infiltrated Mozambique and launched simultaneous raids on three ANC safe houses in Matola, a suburb of Maputo.

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