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2015 Lilizela Tourism Awards judges announced

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The country’s premier travel and tourism awards will be judged by “people whose commitment to excellence in tourism is absolute”

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South African Tourism invites the travel trade to Latin America’s biggest travel trade show

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM will take a delegation of tourism products and services to exhibit at the ABAV travel tradeshow in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The participation at ABAV is an opportunity for the South African travel industry to showcase its products to the strategically important Latin American travel trade and consumer market. The show takes place from September 24 to 26, 2015.

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Africa’s Top Travel Show is open for registrations

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

INDABA 2016 registrations open today: July 13, 2015

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Re-instatement of the Annual Star Grading System

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA), a unit of South African Tourism, today announced a decision to revert to the Annual Star Grading System.

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City of Durban ready for 90th Comrades Marathon

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The City of Durban is ready to welcome about 90 000 thousand visitors, comprising of participants, spectators and families, who will descend to the City for the 90th Comrades Marathon.

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Africa’s Top Travel Show, INDABA 2015 concluded on a high note

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

INDABA 2015 concluded on May 11, 2015. Africa’s Top Travel Show enjoyed great participation from 20 countries from around the African continent. More importantly, the level of connectivity between buyers and exhibiters vastly improved over 2014.

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South Africa’s rise up the ICCA rankings

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

SOUTH AFRICA’s global ranking as a business event destination of choice has gone up two places on the ICCA rankings list, moving South Africa from 34th position in 2013 to 32nd position in 2014.

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South African Tourism, FTT and TEP empower small businesses for INDABA 2015

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

A strategic partnership between South African Tourism, Fair Trade Tourism Enterprise (FTT) and Tourism Enterprise Partnership (TEP) empowers small businesses with skills needed to engage buyers at INDABA 2015

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South African Tourism is gearing up to welcome over 1000 exhibiting companies and more than 2 000 buyers at INDABA 2015

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

On the eve of INDABA 2015, delegate numbers for the show are looking excellent.

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INDABA 2015 Bid Parties welcome the world to tourism INDABA

  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The tourism INDABA hosts, South African Tourism, and the show’s Bid Parties (KwaZulu-Natal province, Tourism KwaZulu-Natal, the City of Durban and the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre) welcome media and trade delegates to Durban for what is set to be an exceptionally productive tourism INDABA, in celebration of the thriving Pan-African travel and tourism industry.

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