Sho’t Left Travel Week is coming! Have you registered?

Sho’t Left Travel Week, the Great South African Sale IS COMING! South African Tourism is aware that businesses have been impacted and has experienced difficulties and challenges over the last year. That’s why it is bringing back Sho’t Left Travel Week, the annual tourism sale that offers South Africans discounts ranging up to 50% off […]

Taking the lead: How can conservation efforts boost South Africa’s reputation?

Conservation, biodiversity, and sustainable, responsible tourism are all hot topics at the moment – with the release of Minister Creecy’s High-Level Report putting the spotlight firmly on South Africa’s position (and policies) around the hunting, trade, management and handling of lion, elephant, leopard and rhinoceros.  Join SATIB’s panellists at 4pm on Wednesday, 25 August as they discuss […]

Prepare your organisation for Sector Targets

15% Discount for FEDHASA Members Sector Targets and Compliance Certificates to retain Government business is going to be the new reality as soon as the 2020 EE Amendment Bill and regulations are enacted.  As no provision is made for any grace period, designated employers will need to start NOW to approach and implement Employment Equity very differently […]

Research on the impact of COVID-19 on the tourism industry

The Department of Tourism has contracted HS BUSINESS SOLUTIONS to conduct an impact evaluation of COVID-19 on the tourism sector. The evaluation aims to determine the extent to which tourism enterprises and workers in the tourism sector have been affected by restrictions due to the pandemic. Furthermore, the evaluation will assess the extent to which enterprises were […]

UIF to start paying COVID-19 TERS benefits directly to workers

The Minister of Employment and Labour, Thulas Nxesi, on 16 July signed the Direction which will make it possible for the Unemployment Insurance Fund(UIF) to implement a third extension of the COVID-19 TERS benefit. This means that the UIF will open the system for applications from 19 July 2021 and commence payments from 26 July […]

Webinar Recording: UIF TERS FAQ (Sector Appeals & other challenges)

Acknowledging the frustration shared with the implementation and current blockages being experienced with COVID-19 UIF TERS, Natalie Singer, B4SA representative assisting with UIF TERS, and Allan Ragalavoo from UIF on 19 July 2021, hosted a webinar providing insights and practical steps to overcome common challenges being experienced with UIF TERS claims and payments.   For those who were unable to join the webinar or […]