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June 17, 2020

SUNDAY WORLD / 16 JUNE 2020 - 14.11 / GEORGE MATLALA

Judge rules appeal bid is not in interest of justice

Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says her department will not discriminate against any business in disbursing relief funding for the battered sector in resp...

June 17, 2020

THE SOUTH AFRICAN /  15 JUNE 2020 - 08.11 / LUKE DANIEL

It's estimated that up to half of all tourism businesses in the Western Cape will close as a result of prolonged restrictions.

South Africa’s tourism hub — the Western Cape — has been ravaged by the coronavirus pand...

June 1, 2020

NORTHCOAST COURIER /  29 MAY 2020 - 13.44 / JUAN VENTER  

While Ramaphosa indicated that accommodation and domestic air travel – excluding business travel – would be phased in, starting in level three, those in the travel industry were unsure this would be eno...

May 28, 2020

BUSINESS LIVE / 28 MAY 2020 - 07.32 / OPINION - EDITORIALS

Race-based funding isn’t even the problem right now; Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane’s officials are throttling companies indiscriminately

Last week Federica Aletti, who runs Shikwaru Adventures, finally got the e-mail...

May 26, 2020

THE SOUTH AFRICAN / 25 MAY 2020 - 13.29 / JAMES RICHARDSON

Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says that her department is working with the sector to put in place protocols for a safe return to work.

After President Cyril Ramaphosa’s teleconference engagement with...

May 26, 2020

MY BROADBAND / 25 MAY 2020 - 11.00 / RUDOLPH MULLER

The extended lockdown has had a devastating impact on many sectors, and one of the hardest hit is the South African travel and tourism industry.

The lockdown regulations prohibit hotels, lodges, bed and breakfasts, and...

May 25, 2020

POLITICS WEB / 24 MAY 2020 -  13.31 / DAN PLATO

City to take on Minister of Tourism over racial criteria for funding relief

City declares an intergovernmental dispute to ensure all SMMEs qualify for relief funding

24 May 2020

Today, the Executive Mayor of Cape To...