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News South Africa » Tourism: Sudan, 20 other African Countries for Africa’s Travel Indaba

News channel or source: https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/04/22/sudan-20-other-african-countries-for-africas-travel-indaba/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Tourism businesses from 21 African countries and 12 African tourism authorities have already confirmed their attendance at the largest global travel trade show for the continent, the Travel Indaba in Durban, South Africa. “Tourism in Africa is growing ...

News South Africa » Tourism: African Tourism Board at ATM Dubai to sign up founding members

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/183312/african-tourism-board-at-atm-dubai-to-sign-up-founding-members
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

African Tourism Board is where Africa becomes one destination. Joining the African Tourism Board as a founding member is a unique opportunity for destinations, their stakeholders, and anyone on the globe involved in selling or promoting African Tourism.

News South Africa » Tourism: Zimbabwe: Chinese Company to Build U.S.$7 Billion Tourism City

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804200474.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Touchroad conducts business interests in more than 20 African countries, as well as Europe and America. Zimbabwe Tourism Authority chief executive Dr Karikoga Kaseke, on Wednesday, said there had been massive interest from Chinese businesses in the local ...

News South Africa » Tourism: An African adventure leads to hidden gems | Opinion

News channel or source: https://www.floridatoday.com/story/opinion/2018/04/20/african-adventure-leads-hidden-gems-opinion/535724002/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The rarer, the bigger the better. And the classic quest on an African safari is for the big five: elephant, rhino, Cape buffalo, lion and leopard. I’m sure this list started in the days when most tourist were big game hunters but the list continues ...

News South Africa » Tourism: Invest Atlanta: $40k spent on Reed’s South Africa trip under review

News channel or source: https://www.myajc.com/news/local-govt--politics/invest-atlanta-40k-spent-reed-south-africa-trip-under-review/TKnZg0tGcBuWwrolS7cvxM/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Reed’s South Africa trip was controversial almost from the beginning. Channel 2 learned that the $90,000 trip included about $40,000 in travel upgrades for Reed’s staff, and in the fallout Reed pledged to have non-governmental sources cover the ...

News South Africa » Tourism: Learning About the Civil Rights Era Through Travel

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/20/travel/civil-rights-tours-and-events.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

My experience, it turns out, is indicative of the current excitement surrounding civil rights tourism in the United States 50 years after the assassination of the movement’s leader, Dr. King. “It’s a part of American history, not just African ...

News South Africa » Tourism: South Africa's Ramaphosa flies in to try and quell northern protests

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-flies-in-to-try-and-quell-northern-protests-idUSKBN1HR28W
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MAHIKENG, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa’s new president Cyril ... Ramaphosa cut short a visit to a Commonwealth summit in Britain a day earlier to travel to the North West province where crowds have been protesting against poor public services ...

News South Africa » Tourism: Souvenir Secrets: Why You Buy Them And What Top Travel Execs Love Best

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/lauramanske/2018/04/20/souvenir-secrets-why-you-buy-them-and-what-top-travel-execs-love-best/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

“I collect books, particularly cookbooks, because they help me to recreate wonderful food and remember exceptional travel experiences back home. And that is exactly what a souvenir should do.” SHERWIN BANDA, President of African Travel Inc.: Best ...

News South Africa » Tourism: African leaders gather in London for illegal wildlife talks

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/183286/african-leaders-gather-in-london-for-illegal-wildlife-talks
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

African leaders gather in London to discuss ambitious proposals ... driving animals to the point of extinction and decimating wildlife tourism in communities that rely on it. The illegal wildlife trade is a serious organized crime with revenues worth ...

News South Africa » Tourism: Ramaphosa touts 'new dawn' in South Africa to lure $100 billion

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/professional/blog/ramaphosa-touts-new-dawn-south-africa-lure-100-billion/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa brought his branding of a “new dawn” in South Africa to London as he promised to unveil ... Standard Bank Group Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Jacko Maree, to travel the world seeking commitments. Earlier at a lunch with investo ...