Kickstarting SA’s tourism businesses
One in 22 working South Africans is employed in the tourism sector. It directly contributes 2.9% to the country’s gross domestic product. In 2017 tourists spent just over half a million rand every minute or R277 billion for the entire year in South Africa, according to Stats SA. All this has changed with COVID-19 and lockdown. The industry has been brought to a virtual standstill. But as the country has entered phase 4 of lockdown what measures and funding are in place to help kick-start the tourism industry? Is it enough? Find out on this riveting #BusinessTomorrow Zoom virtual panel discussion.
Date: 12th May 2020
Time: 2pm CAT
Sisa Ntshona, CEO of South African Tourism
Don Scott, Owner of Tanda Tula
Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, CEO of Tourism Business Council of South Africa
David Frost, CEO, SATSA