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#eTAS15 focuses on selling experiences

  • September 17, 2015
  • Trade

The annual e-Tourism Africa Summit, which examines the intersections between the travel industry and modern technology, started in Cape Town on Thursday, 17 September 2015. Several industry experts shared their advice on how best to use online and digital tools to market tourism businesses.

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Miss Earth South Africa 2015 is crowned at Tsogo Sun

  • September 11, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

Miss Earth South Africa 2015 – Carla Viktor – takes a big step into a more environmentally friendly year following her crowning today, Thursday 10 September, at Tsogo Sun’s Rosa venue at the Palazzo at Montecasino

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Our city on the rise! It's Africa's moment – Durban to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

  • September 10, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

Durban has officially been named the host City for the 2022 Commonwealth Games. EThekwini Municipality Mayor Councillor James Nxumalo and the Durban 2022 bid committee delegation from South Africa have signed the contract for Durban to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games for the first time on African soil.

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30-year-old beachfront hotel restored to former glory

  • September 09, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

​Tsogo Sun’s nine seafront hotels and Suncoast entertainment destination carry the memories of hundreds of thousands of travellers and holiday makers across generations, and the group’s investment into the rejuvenation of this elegant, mature and ambitious city is seeing to it that Durban holds its own into the future.

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KwaZulu-Natal Midlands plays host to speed-marketing event

  • August 25, 2015
  • Trade

The scenic KwaZulu-Natal Midlands played host to a gathering of like-minded tourism players on 19 and 20 August 2015 for a speed-marketing session and site visit aimed at promoting mutual opportunities to grow visitor numbers to the region.

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Registration now open for India Road Show 2016

  • August 24, 2015
  • Trade

Registration for South African Tourism’s annual four-day road show in India is now open.

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Ethiopian Airlines connects direct to Cape Town

  • August 24, 2015
  • Trade

Africa’s largest airline Ethiopian Airlines recently commenced a new direct service linking Addis Ababa with Cape Town.

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Meet South Africa during Tourism Month

  • August 17, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

September is Tourism Month in South Africa, and this year’s celebrations were kickstarted with an official launch on August 16 by Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom, at Euphoria Golf Resort in the Waterberg region of Limpopo province.

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Stage set for Lilizela Tourism Awards provincial finalists

  • August 07, 2015
  • Trade

As the countdown to the Lilizela Tourism Awards picks up momentum, entries have now been judged and provincial finalists selected.

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SAACI congress 2015 attracts 300 delegates to Cape Town

  • August 04, 2015
  • Trade

Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom opened the 29th Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI) congress yesterday in Cape Town. More than 300 delegates are attending the congress – themed “It’s business, it’s personal” – which runs from 3 to 4 August.

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