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One Day tourism campaign launched to inspire future travellers

Wesgro has launched its One Day campaign to support the tourism industry in the Western Cape during the coronavirus crisis.

29 Apr 2020

#tourisminmyblood promotes information sharing in the travel industry

The membership of new travel trade community initiative launched on a Facebook platform had grown to more than 10,400 travel industry professionals in 99 countries, within its first 10 days...

28 Apr 2020

Building a recovery plan for the tourism sector

SA Tourism is currently compiling a post-Covid-19 recovery plan for the sector. The plan will take into consideration various scenarios. These include developments in key traditional source markets such as the Europe and the US.

14 Apr 2020

WTM Africa 2020 visitor, media registration now open

World Travel Market Africa 2020, which takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre is set to be one of the African continent's largest and leading business-to-business travel trade show yet...

5 Mar 2020

Why e-visas are emerging as a smarter choice for the global traveller

With more and more countries adding the E-Visa route to the common visa channels, VFS Global's Regional Group COO Jiten Vyas discusses how smart, quicker and hassle-free solutions in this space is making it a preferred choice for the global traveller...

By Jiten Vyas 13 Feb 2020

#BizTrends2020: Trends that will shape travel experiences in 2020

Several trends highlight that customers are moving towards self-service options, with 61% of travellers in South Africa surveyed preferring to hear about travel disruption via digital communications...

By Adrian Roodt 16 Jan 2020

New CLHG app makes stays a snap

The City Lodge Hotel Group (CLHG) has launched a direct booking application or app for mobile phones, available to download for free from iOS for Apple and Google Play for Android...

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 3 Dec 2019

Registration open for WiT Africa 2020

Registration has opened for Web in Travel Africa, with the event scheduled to take place on 28 May 2020 in Cape Town...

8 Nov 2019

5 trends opening doors for African tech entrepreneurs

Travelcheck CEO, Odette Faling unpacks the trends that underpin Africa's bold digital future and are creating opportunities for entrepreneurs...

By Odette Faling 5 Nov 2019

#SingularityUSouthAfrica2019: Rewriting the rules of travel and mobility

These are the highlights of Andres de Leon's presentation at the SingularityU South Africa 2019 Summit...

23 Oct 2019

What does the future of tourism in South Africa look like in a 4IR age?

Technology has changed and revolutionised every aspect of our lives, including our tourism experiences. However people remain at the heart of every innovation...

By Dorine Reinstein 17 Oct 2019

Web in Travel to launch African edition in Cape Town

"The rest of the world is excited about African opportunities and the dynamism of the region echoes what we have experienced in many of Asia's emerging markets - fragmented, diverse, connected and full of promise - and we look forward to learning how the industry is changing and growing on the continent."

15 Oct 2019

Cost savings top the list for corporate travel managers

A recent survey shows that 90% of South African companies rate cost savings as the the most important value-add they look for from their travel management company...

3 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by 2 Oct 2019

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