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Kenya to Partner with African Tourism Board

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Wortel with Kenya Tourism dignitaries

Nairobi, 15 February 2020 – Following a four-day working visit to Kenya, African Tourism Board (ATB) CEO, Doris Wörfel, engaged with tourism industry leaders to initiate and advance pilot projects that could be implemented across the African Continent. During the CEO’s ...

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Opinion: Lisa Sheard – A Socio-economic Case for Tourism

Lisa Sheard, the Executive Director of Kruger Lowveld Tourism makes some highly relevant observations in her opinion piece on a socio-economic case for tourism in the Kruger Lowveld / Ehlanzeni region and for South Africa: The CEO of South African Tourism, ...

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Colours and Characters of the Karoo

South African Tourism hosted the travel trade in the Karoo region of South Africa and gave a variety of tourism facilities the opportunity to present what they had to offer to local operators who are responsible for packaging and selling ...

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SA Tourism Connects with Ghana Trade

South African Tourism recently concluded a very successful trade workshop that was held at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Kumasi City, Ghana. The workshop, the first of five covering two cities in Ghana and three in Nigeria, was held in ...

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Tourism Insurance Part 2

Bandaged couple on a bench

Summary: Part 1 in this series covered an introduction to insurance, an outline on the EC Directive, the basics of risk management, and the first of 5 important types of insurance, namely financial guarantees. In Part 2, we look at ...

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Tourism Insurance Part 1

Bandaged couple on a bench

We all know that insurance is an essential component of risk management that requires an annual review to adjust to changes in the commercial circumstances and legal environment in which we operate. What we may need reminding of are the ...

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Cover Story September 2015

With September being Tourism Month in South Africa (and World Tourism Day on 27 September) it is appropriate that our cover sponsor, Fancourt is featured in this edition. Commemorating its 21st birthday this year (1994-2015), Fancourt has definitely come of ...

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Cover Story – March 2015

Operating a successful tourism enterprise is like fitting the pieces of a jigsaw puzzle together without a reference – you only get to see part of the bigger picture as each of the pieces fall into place. As an analogy, ...

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