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SAT invites trade to premier Latin America trade show

  • March 07, 2014 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism (SAT) is for the first time taking a delegation of South African exhibitors to Latin America’s biggest travel trade show, ABAV (the Brazilian Association of Travel Agencies).


SA celebrates 20 years of tourism and democracy at ITB Berlin

  • March 06, 2014 | Category: Trade

Nearly 50 South African companies are represented at the South African Tourism stand at ITB Berlin, currently on at Messe Berlin in Germany until 9 March 2014.


Record attendance at Meetings Africa 2014

  • March 05, 2014 | Category: Trade

Attendance figures at Meetings Africa 2014 were up 15% on last year, with a total of 3 295 delegates attending Africa’s premier business events trade show.


Brisk business at Meetings Africa 2014

  • February 26, 2014 | Category: Trade, Newsletter

Meetings Africa 2014 provided the ideal platform to create new business connections, negotiate deals and take the continent’s business events hosting to the next level.


South African Tourism welcomes competitor trade shows

  • February 26, 2014 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism (SAT) CEO Thulani Nzima says SAT welcomes competitors’ trade shows, but will protect its trade-show exhibitors and buyers, as well as its investment in Meetings Africa and INDABA.


Joburg Tourism campaign promotes the city's leisure tourism offering

  • February 17, 2014 | Category: Trade

Joburg Tourism’s ‘Explore, Experience & Enjoy Joburg’ destination marketing campaign is aimed at driving business to the city’s sites, attractions and tourism product owners.


SA gears up to host Africa's biggest business events trade show

  • February 14, 2014 | Category: Trade

If you have an interest in business events on the African continent, then Meetings Africa 2014 – Africa’s largest business events show – is the place to be from 24 to 26 February 2014.


Great interest in SA at 2014 India Roadshow

  • January 30, 2014 | Category: Trade

Now in its 11th year, South African Tourism’s India Roadshow attracted 1 200 Indian travel agents and 66 of South Africa’s top product suppliers.


SAT opens its first regional marketing office in Africa

  • January 28, 2014 | Category: Trade

Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk opened the first South African Tourism (SAT) regional marketing office on the African continent in Lagos, Nigeria, on 28 January 2014.


Fedhasa and NDT launch job-creation initiative

  • January 24, 2014 | Category: Trade

In a drive to encourage the youth to join the tourism industry, Fedhasa and the National Department of Tourism have launched the Food Safety Programme.