Tourism Business Council of SA rallies to open boarders for international tourists

In this edition of the Business Day Spotlight, we’re taking a look at how Covid-19 has affected SA’s tourism sector and how industry players are proposing that it could help the economy to recover.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa, CEO of the Tourism Business Council of SA (TBCSA), a private sector industry body.

Tshivhengwa articulates importance of tourism in the economy, the impact of Covid-19 on the industry, how travel and tourism affects the wider economy, the risks of keeping borders closes and an outlook for the sector.