MEMBER FEEDBACK: TBCSA COMMENTS ON NATIONAL TRANSPORT POLICY
We recently issued a request for member input on the Draft White Paper on National Transport Policy. The Draft White Paper provides proposals that will drive economic growth by providing an integrated transport system.
It is the Tourism Business Council’s submission that this system will boost the travel and tourism sector through facilitating the movement of tourists not only between cities, towns and villages but also between provinces and countries in the SADC region. In our view, the geographic spread of tourists, increased length of stay and spend by tourists will assist the country in attracting more tourists into the country, thereby increasing visitor export and contribution to GDP. The geographic spread and increased stay will only be made possible by adequate, accessible, affordable and good quality transport infrastructure. Read More