What is driving medical tourism which will undoubtedly see a resurgence? Experts say it’s because patients want more options when it comes to healthcare.
Encouraged by the uptake in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries after the disruptions of the past two years, SA Tourism is scaling up the implementation of its sector growth plans, with the launch MegaFam a follow-up on its ‘Live Again’ global campaign.
South African Tourism and Emirates have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly promote tourism and boost visitor arrivals and inbound traffic to South Africa from key markets across the Emirates network.
A delighted Air Belgium celebrated its first new flights to South Africa yesterday, Wednesday 14 September 2022. The airline said: “Cheers to new flights to South Africa! Our #A330neo takes off from Brussels Airport to Johannesburg and Cape Town.“
The sustained tourism recovery in international arrivals seen over the last few months, when compared to pre-pandemic levels, has continued with recovery rates at Cape Town International Airport’s (CTIA) international terminal reaching the highest level over the last five months.
Minister of Tourism Lindiwe Sisulu says she is “over the moon” that Brand SA and SA Tourism can merge.
As the world emerges from COVID lockdown and adopts contactless as a norm, marketing teams place greater dependency on social media, and technology is used to help provide customer service while at the same time, compensating for the shortage of manpower, we have updated the DO’s and DON’T’s of Hotel Technology.
Environmental impact is – or should be – at the centre of everything we do as human beings today.
JLL research shows a mixed bag of fortunes for the South African property market during the first half of 2022.
By this stage it’s no secret that the hospitality industry has been among the most hard-hit of all economic sectors in South Africa following the onset of the global pandemic.
Throughout my career and particularly through the legendary Arthur Gillis of Protea Hotels, I learned the concept of the “Lifetime Value of Returning Guests”.
Gauteng Tourism CEO, Sthembiso Dlamini (right) and Ghana Tourism CEO, Akwasi Agyeman, signing a new MoU between the two tourism authorities.