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Johannesburg most popular destination in Africa

Johannesburg is set to be the most popular destination in Africa, with a projected 2.54 million international visitors expected to visit the city in 2013, according to the third annual MasterCard Glob

Joburg in Durban at Hotel Investment Conference Africa and Indaba in...

Joburg Tourism and the City’s Department of Economic Development are joining forces to promote the city from both a tourism investment and a leisure destination perspective at two marketing platform

Joburg encourages locals to discover 365 species in their own backyard

KayaFM will be broadcasting live from the iconic Joburg Zoo today, Friday, March 22, from 1500 to 1800 hours, as part of Joburg Tourism’s Discover Your Own Backyard campaign, aimed at beefing up dom

Joburg Tourism entices visitors to explore, experience and enjoy the City...

Johannesburg Tourism Company will be participating at this year’s Cape Getaway Show (March 15-17) showcasing Joburg’s appeal as the African continent’s most exciting urban tourism destination.

Joburg encourages locals to become tourism ambassadors

Teaming with close to 30 Joburg-based tourism industry stakeholders who have generously sponsored fabulous prizes, and in collaboration with Kaya FM as a media partner, the next phase of the fun “Jo

Linking investments and tourism – team Joburg heads to Berlin

Joburg Tourism is at it again; in an effort to promote tourism investment opportunities in Johannesburg, MMC Ruby Mathang, member of the Mayoral Committee for Economic Development, is leading a delega

Joburg Tourism Entrepreneur Awards

Are you a mover and shaker in the tourism space?

Global summits and international meetings to be hosted in Joburg in...

Johannesburg’s reputation as a premier destination for international conferences and exhibitions will receive a major boost this year when the city hosts three global summits, along with several lar

AFI’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg to unlock city’s fashion potential

From March 7-9, African Fashion International (AFI), in partnership with Mercedes-Benz, will host the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg (MBFWJ) at Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown Cultural Precinct w

Join Joburg Convention Bureau’s partnership program today

Joburg Convention Bureau is delighted to invite all industry partners to join our brand new industry partnership program.

Joburg Convention Bureau advances destination at Meetings Africa 2013

The Johannesburg Convention Bureau team, part of the city’s Group Communication and Tourism Division, is looking forward to once again hosting exhibitors, delegates, and media from across the globe

Visit the Joburg Tourism team at the Beeld Holiday Show

Johannesburg Tourism Company will once again be participating at the Beeld Holiday Show, taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre from February 15-17 located in Midrand between Pretoria and Johanne

Johannesburg launches red double-decker bus tours

City Sightseeing, the brand that operates the iconic open-top red, double-decker buses on 6 continents and in over 100 cities in the world, was officially welcomed to Johannesburg at a launch event wh

Showing off destination Joburg at World Travel Market

Joburg Tourism’s marketing team is attending the annual World Travel Market in London from November 5-8, 2012 at the Excel Exhibition Centre, where they will be updating industry stakeholders on for

FCI Agility World Championships destined for Joburg in 2013

Working closely with the local bid committee and KUSA (the Kennel Union of South Africa), Johannesburg Tourism Company is delighted to announce that Joburg has been selected as the host for the FCI Ag

Joburg Tourism participates in Africa’s first Tale of Two Cities showcase...

From October 3-6, 2012, the Joburg Tourism team will be accompanying Executive Mayor, Cllr Parks Tau, and other high-level city delegates to the inaugural and collaborative showcase of business, touri

A warm welcome for the Joy of Jazz from Joburg Tourism

In collaboration with SA Tourism (South African Tourism) and GTA (Gauteng Tourism Authority), today Joburg Tourism welcomed Joy of Jazz artists and international media to the city at a press conferenc

Joburg abuzz with live performances in August

In spite of the chilly weather, Joburg has been abuzz, anticipating and enjoying a diverse line-up of live performances from visiting artists during August 2012.

Joburg looks forward to hosting Africa’s finest polo players this weekend

“The Africa Cup Polo taking place at the Inanda Club from July 20-22 is a prime example of one of the most glamorous events on the Joburg’s social and sporting calendar – giving us a prime oppor

Johannesburg receives major boost as premier destination

Johannesburg’s reputation as a premier destination for international conferences and exhibitions will receive a major boost next year when the City hosts three global summits.

BRICS markets identified as priority for Johannesburg tourism

As part of its strategy to promote Johannesburg as Africa’s most vibrant business and leisure destination, Johannesburg Tourism Company (JTC) is participating in South African Tourism’s series of

Johannesburg hosting African Presidential Roundtable

From May 23 to 25, Johannesburg will be playing host to the African Presidential Roundtable 2012, at the University of Witwatersrand.

Joburg: open for business

Joburg is open for business, with the capacity to host events across a spectrum of size, scope, and price.

Success of Johannesburg as a tourism destination pivots on business

Joburg prides itself on being one of Africa’s most exciting and rapidly-developing cities.

Joburg CEO steps down to take on Deputy City Manager position

Lindiwe Kwele has resigned as CEO of Johannesburg Tourism Company after three years at the helm of the city’s destination marketing organization.

City of Gold to host green world conference

From Singapore, where the 20th World Orchid Conference (WOC) is underway, comes the exciting news that the 21st WOC will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg in 2014.

Spring is Joburg Shopping Festival time

Enjoy the spring sunshine by getting out and about and shopping up a storm in Joburg!

Joburg to host One Young World 2013

The news from Zurich is that Joburg will host One Young World (OYW) in 2013.

Johannesburg aligns tourism strategy with ICTP

The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) is a force for socially responsible and green travel, and provides joint marketing and branding opportunities in primary and secondary markets, whi

Johannesburg reigns as top MICE destination in South Africa

South Africa was chosen as the suitable destination to host the 59th CIC General Assembly due to its unique wildlife ranching model, demonstrating its international leadership in sustainable use.