The Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) is calling on the eThekwini Municipality and marketing bodies in KwaZulu-Natal to make more money available to market Durban as an attractive tourist destination. This comes after the COVID-19 pandemic, the July 2021 unrest and the recent devastating floods dealt a severe blow to the city's economy.
The global tourism sector has for the past 10 years outperformed the global economic growth.
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Clement speaks to Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, the Chief Executive Officer at the Tourism Business Council of South Africa about south Africa being open for business.
Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, CEO at the Tourism Business Council of South Africa - The tourism industry's reaction to the lifting of the state of disaster
Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa – CEO: Tourism Business Council of South Africa
Tourism Business Council of South Africa CEO Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa welcomes President Cyril Ramaphosa's continued lifting of the COVID-19 protocols, saying it will help improve the tourism sector, which has been struggling to recover from pre-pandemic levels.