eThekwini Municipality is taking the reins in getting its tourism sector again on observe after being derailed by COVID-19 restrictions.
On Wednesday, eThekwini Municipality Mayor, Mxolisi Kaunda, will host a digital Durban Tourism Imbizo, which is predicted to provide you with concepts to rebuild the nation’s tourism sector throughout COVID-19 and past.
The imbizo follows President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement of adjusting the nation to stage 1 lockdown, and allowing guests from any nation, offered they observe well being and security tips.
The tourism sector has welcomed the announcement of easing worldwide journey restrictions underneath stage 1, and expects to see a rise in enterprise.
Spokesperson for Kaunda, Mluleki Mntungwa, stated because the tourism sector seeks to recuperate from the devastating results of COVID-19, the imbizo will carry underneath one roof all tourism role-players to collectively deliberate on steering the sector in the direction of restoration and development in 2021.
“The imbizo will even replicate on the affect of COVID-19 on the sector by knowledge from the 2020 Socio-Financial Influence Evaluation Annual Report.
“The municipality will additional use the platform to replace business gamers on milestones achieved thus far on town’s Financial Restoration Plan, underneath which tourism is mirrored as pillar quantity three,” Mntungwa stated.