Author: elmarie

The Western Cape Department of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to invite members from the tourism industry to a series of webinars exploring efforts to reopen the Western Cape tourism economy safely. Prominent local and international panellists will share their inputs on the latest...

WESTERN CAPE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES, on 15 July 2020, announced the launch of the Tourism Product Development Fund which commits a total of R5 million to support new or existing tourism products and experiences in the Western Cape. The Tourism Product Development Fund...

  Customer and guest confidence in times of COVID-19 and beyond will be the driver of demand for our destination and tourism businesses. As we inch towards the ‘new normal’, we know travellers will be looking for destinations that are safe and responsible, destinations that put their...

Article by Paul Kruger The stand-off between non-life insurers and clients with business interruption cover on their policies increased in intensity as the Financial Sector Conduct Authority stepped up its involvement in the fray. According to a Business Report article, “The Financial Sector Conduct Authority has given...

People around the world are adjusting to the new normal of lockdown, social distancing and other restrictions. Small business owners and social media managers are scrambling to pivot campaigns, adjust content calendars, and come up with new creative ideas to market their products or services. Staying...

  Amidst all the uncertainty and the negative and challenging environment you may find yourself in, you should create space and time to think strategically of where you are and how to proceed from here.   As you begin to transition from mitigation to the restart phase, you...