Unpacking Stats SA Domestic Tourism Survey: Tshifhiwa Tshivengwa

Statistics SA Domestic Tourism Survey findings reflect a general pattern of increase in domestic tourism from 2020 to 2021. Tourism is expected to make a significant contribution to the South African economy, as we head to the festive season business is likely to boom.

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Analysts optimistic ahead of Stats SA’s latest tourism accommodation figures and analysts release – NewZroom Afrika

Statistics South Africa is due to release the latest tourism accommodation figures and analysts are optimistic. Previous figures saw a 17.8% increase in the number of stay unit nights. This was attributed to the 53.4% hike in total income for the tourist accommodation industry. Tourism Business Council of SA CEO Tshifiwa Tshivhengwa weighs in.

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Ramaposa’s update on SA’s COVID-19 response

Travellers no longer need to show a negative PCR test to gain entry to South Africa. The Tourism Business Council of SA's Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa says allowing fully vaccinated people into the country without requiring a test as well will help the tourism sector's recovery. #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

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