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Home Affairs maintains tourism travel rules are no problem

Home Affairs sees nothing wrong with the immigration rules and finds that travellers' complaints are "baseless and inaccurate".

The 10 things a perfect city needs

Political unrest, bicycle lanes and sleazy hangouts make up the dream ’hood, writes Paul Mason

Chuffed with railway’s success

Rovos’s long ­journey has been fraught with problems but the man behind it has kept the family ­business on track.

Enjoy a guilt-free holiday

Take a break in one of the 10 countries that have been approved as ethically sound tourist destinations.

Luxury tourism booms in Cape Town

While the local poor protest about basic amenities and housing, the rich are flocking to Cape Town to enjoy its luxury accommodation.

Istanbul restaurants change tune to woo big-spending Arabs

Owners play new music and translate menus into Arabic amid surge in visitors from Middle East .

Being local for a day

A pioneering city guide that matches tourists with local 'soulmates' gives our writer the inside track on Stockholm's secret places.

Three Hartkorp hotels to be auctioned

Three Hatrkorp Group hotels on the Garden Route are to be sold at an auction -- a sign that the hotel industry is under severe pressure.

Fruits of tourism sweeten a bitter legacy

Cambodia and Vietnam, both emerging from a violent past, are intent on building a prosperous future.

Escape to Eden in Jamaica

A trip to the island doesn't have to mean hiding away in a resort. <b>Gavin McOwan</b> and family hang out on tropical beaches in a quiet corner.

Tourism students jetting to Germany

Two grade 11 tourism studies learners from North West province have won a trip to an international tourism conference in Germany.

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Sekhukhune’s five-year battle for water back in court

The residents of five villages are calling for the district municipal manager to be arrested

Special Investigating Unit probes Covid-19 tenderpreneurs

The SIU is investigating 102 companies doing business with the provincial government in Gauteng alone

Vaccine trial results due in December

If successful, it will then have to be manufactured and distributed

Press Releases

WiMSA shines a light on the future of women in mining

Men in mining must begin to take it upon themselves to support the development of women in the industry

Department of Public Works and Infrastructure reveals second gender-based violence advocacy artwork

The men and boys of South Africa are important role players in this mission to ensure that women are respected, protected and treated equally

Empowering the voice of women in leadership to enable full participation in their roles in leadership and decision making

Sibanye-Stillwater has 13% female representation in its workforce and is actively working to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

Surviving the tobacco ban

Nicotine is given as the ‘likely’ reason for lower Covid-19 infection rates but authorities still stress the health risk of smoking

Smokers hold thumbs for cigarette ban to be lifted

SATTA is worried about the impact of the ban on its own members activities and how the ban is helping black marketeers to make millions of rands illegally

Covid-19: Outlook on the economy, politics and labour

Old Mutual had experts unpack the effects of the pandemic and provide practical tips on how to deal with the financial impact of job losses and salary cuts

Opt-in to Popia

All business owners should take note: there is a lot of work ahead to ensure compliance with the POPI Act that has just come into effect

Capital Legacy talks life

The Covid-19 pandemic is revealing how few people actually sort their affairs to the benefit of their loved ones they leave behind when they pass on

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