Daily Archives: May 19, 2016
The Tourism Indaba is the premier travel exhibition show on the African continent, hosted in the Indian Ocean city of Durban. The tourism industry has gained political mileage with the introduction of the visa regulations last year on the 01 June, which were later revised after intense lobbying by the tourism industry. The voice of tourism then was compelling and it captured national attention and led to a national discourse.
Leicester City have been crowned English Premier League (EPL) champions, creating an unlikely Cinderella story. Leicester City has been now confirmed as the 8th wonder of the world. Leicester City, who rose from likely relegation to league champions in just one season, are owned by Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who arranged their visit to Thailand this week. Players and staff were welcomed to Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport by cheering supporters on Monday as they arrived in Thailand. Members of Premier League-winning team Leicester City have arrived in Bangkok for a celebratory tour.
By Francois van der Merwe, Head of Offshore Investments at Novare
New United Nations study finds digital payments to Ebola response workers saved lives and $10 million
The recent volatility of the rand, with experts predicting further weakness, as well as extended low growth in local markets, has led many investors to cast their eyes offshore. No investment should be made on sentiment or emotion alone, so what exactly constitutes a considered approach to offshore investing?