#PODCAST: Business leaders plead with government to re-open provincial borders for leisure travel

By Newsbreak Producer Taliesha Naidoo - Business leaders in Durban are calling on government to re-open the provincial borders for leisure travel. They say the reopening will boost the economic recovery of KwaZulu-Natal's tourism sector which is taking a hard knock due to the lockdown regulations. The business leaders - who form part of various travel and tourism organisations - have worked through the "Tourism Business Council of South Africa" to launch a well researched plea to government. Association of Travel Agents South Africa President - Dinesh Naidoo says their research predicts that 70% of business in the travel industry will be forced to close it's doors by September, if leisure travel does not re-open...