Johannesburg Tourism Company Promotes Johannesburg in China

Date: 10 June 2012

The Johannesburg Tourism Company is currently participating in a series of workshops in various cities in China, with a view to promoting tourism to Johannesburg and South Africa.

South African Tourism is running the workshops which are taking place in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong.

A number of airlines offer flights from Johannesburg to Beijing, and South African Airways is the only airline offering direct flights from Johannesburg to Beijing and from Beijing to Johannesburg.

The JTC's intention, in participating in the workshops, is to position Johannesburg as Africa's premier destination for business and leisure travel within the Chinese market.