Hospitality association worried about impact of new variant on SA

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Article highlights:

  • News about the new variant detected in South Africa is sure to affect the tourism and hospitality sectors.
  • The NICD has confirmed 22 cases of the B.1.1.529 mutation in South Africa, while it’s also been picked up in Botswana and Hong Kong.
  • Fedhasa’s chairperson Rosemary Anderson explained how big the UK ban impact will be on the tourism sector. “They are our largest inbound market its just going to have massive negative repercussions”.