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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.


Stellenbosch to expand its wine tourism footprint

  • January 22, 2014 | Category: Trade

A new initiative aims to position Stellenbosch as one of the world’s top wine tourism regions and the leading wine tourism destination in Africa.


Tourist arrivals to South Africa continue to grow

  • December 17, 2013 | Category: Trade

Tourist arrivals to South Africa grew by 5.1% during the first six months of 2013 compared with the same period in 2012.


Tata Madiba, we salute you

  • December 06, 2013 | Category:, Trade

The world is mourning following the death of Nelson Mandela, who passed away on 5 December 2013


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


Meetings Africa wins two awards

  • December 04, 2013 | Category: Trade

Meetings Africa, the South African National Convention Bureau’s premier business events show, walked away with two awards at the recent 2013 EXSA Industry Awards.


New collaboration to change face of travel trade shows in Africa

  • December 03, 2013 | Category: Trade

A new strategic alliance between South African Tourism and Beyond Luxury Media will bring unprecedented business benefits to exhibitors and buyers at INDABA and We Are Africa.


SAT North America wins prestigious HSMAI Adrian Award

  • November 28, 2013 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism North America has won a gold Adrian Award for its ‘Shark FRIENDzy’ campaign, which was aligned to Discovery Channel’s 2013 edition of Shark Week.