Source: Department of Tourism, Republic of South Africa |

Coronavirus – South Africa: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu welcomes decision by EU countries to remove SA from red lists

Minister Sisulu also thanked tourism stakeholders that have lobbied with her to ensure that South Africa is removed from all red lists

Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has welcomed the decision by EU countries to remove South Africa from red lists following the discovery of the Omicron COVID-19 variant. “While these moves are welcomed, it comes after the peak of the tourist season and in the wake of over R1 billion lost in…

Source: Department of Tourism, Republic of South Africa |

Minister Sisulu engages Limpopo Tourism Stakeholders

Minister Sisulu, who is in Limpopo to attend the ruling party’s 110-year anniversary and the ANC’s January 8 Statement taking place on Saturday, joined delegates virtually

Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu today held a stakeholder engagement summit with Limpopo tourism sector. The event, co-hosted by Limpopo Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism and Limpopo Tourism Agency (LTA) was held at Protea Hotel in Polokwane. It was attended by various stakeholders including Women in Tourism (WIT), South…

Source: Department of Tourism, Republic of South Africa |

Limpopo boasts tourism experience #UnlikeAnyOther

It was the fourth instalment of the Provincial Showcase hosted by the South African Pavilion

In a bid to attract a good mix of leisure and business travellers, Limpopo Tourism positioned itself as a sports, wildlife and industry mecca at the Expo 2020 in Dubai last night. It was the fourth instalment of the Provincial Showcase hosted by the South African Pavilion. The series promotes…

Source: Department of Tourism, Republic of South Africa |

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on an investment drive in United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Region

The UAE is one of South Africa’s top bilateral trade partners in the Middle East, with total exports worth ZAR 25.4 billion in 2018

Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu on an investment drive in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Region Tourism Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu engaged with potential investors during her four-day visit in Dubai, to strengthen relations between South Africa and the UAE into a more comprehensive strategic partnership. Minister…

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South Africa: Water efficiency now part of the Green Tourism Incentive Programme from the third application window

The Department of Tourism is pleased to announce the addition of support for water efficiency measures in the Hospitality Industry to the third window application period of the Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP), which opens from 1 September to 30 November 2018. In partnership with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)…