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Fair Trade to launch captive wildlife guidelines

Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) will release its captive wildlife guidelines in early July to assist the travel industry to make decisions about which captive...

Lift-off for long-awaited Tourism Conservation Fund

After more than three years of preparations, the long-awaited Tourism Conservation Fund (TCF) was launched at the beginning of May, with the public and...

SA is Africa’s most Muslim-friendly destination

South Africa is ranked as one of the 10 most Muslim-friendly travel destinations among non-Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries, according to the annual...

Record numbers of tourists are visiting Vic Falls, says Africa Albida

The Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, is enjoying record tourist numbers and healthy forward bookings, says Africa Albida Tourism (AAT) Chief Executive, Ross Kennedy. He says monthly...

KZN North Coast grows despite weak economy

Tourism to the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast has increased by 9% over the past three years and contributed in excess of R3 billion to the...

Animal sanctuary group breaks ties with Fair Trade Tourism

The South African Animal Sanctuary Alliance (SAASA) has broken its ties with Fair Trade Tourism (FTT) following the announcement of the organisation’s captive wildlife...

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