The old Crocodile Country Inn that was once the gateway to the City of Mbombela has undergone a facelift which should see it bustling with tourists like it used to. (read more...)
MEC Kholwane appoints MTPA board
After running the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) for almost two years with an interim structure, the MEC for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Mr. Sikhumbuzo Eric Kholwane has announced the appointment of eleven (11) fixed-term board members to take the Entity forward.
Mpumalanga’s unemployment rate lowered by 4.7 %
MEC for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Mr Sikhumbuzo Eric Kholwane, says the Province has made significant strides in reducing unemployment and inequality between the fourth quarter of 2014 and the fourth quarter of 2015.
Tourism is a lucrative industry
that has the potential to create the much needed job opportunities in
order to fight the triple challenges of poverty, unemployment and
inequality currently characterising our communities.