Tag: Gillian Saunders

  • A Letter to the Minister of Tourism

    Dear Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane Minister of Tourism Thank you for the opportunity to ask questions.  I look forward to watching and hearing your answers and your discussion with the tourism industry at 12h30 today. I’d like to know who your advisors are because, if your decisions on tourism are based on ideology, you will be leading […]

  • 2010 World Cup bonanza overstated

    Some interesting statistics from Gillian Saunders at Grant Thornton South Africa, which monitors on an ongoing basis the various impacts the World Cup will have on South Africa and its economy: It’s been estimated that 483,000 tourists (151,000 from Africa) are expected to come to South Africa for the World Cup, resulting in foreign spending…