The Department of Tourism in collaboration with the Mpumalanga Department of Economic and Tourism, Ehlanzeni district municipality will host information sharing session in Nelspruit for Small Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMME's).
The Department launched SMME support programmes as part of the greater objective of the revised National Tourism Sector Strategy (NTSS) 2016-2026 to ensure the sustainable development and growth of tourism enterprises in a manner that facilitates inclusive participation, job creation and contributes to the competitiveness of tourism destinations.
The information sessions will feature the following:
The session will also give entrepreneurs insight on how to access the Department's Tourism Incentive Programme's such as the International Market Access Support Programme, the Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP) and the Transformation Fund.
SMMEs seeking targeted business support services have an opportunity to interact with Departmental officials about the Tourism Enterprise Development and Incubator Programme, and learn how to tap into the resources offered through the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), Small Enterprise Finance Agency (SEFA) and National Empowerment Fund (NEF).
SMMEs are invited as follows:
Capacity Building and Information Roadshow
DATE: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Venue: Mercure Hotels, Nelspruit – Mpumalanga
Time: 08:30 – 15:00
Tel: 012 444 6415 E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Nontsikelelo Masina Tel: 013 759 8695 E-mail: email@example.com
TOURISM SMME INFORMATION SESSION AND EXHIBITIONS
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 – Nelspruit – Mpumalanga
PRESENTATIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM: