Election of Chairperson; Tourism Transformation Council of South Africa
7 Sep 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) seconded the nomination.
Support provided by banking sector to tourism industry, especially SMMEs
1 Jun 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) said that her questions had been covered, and she would await responses from the leadership of BASA.
South African Tourism 2021/22 Annual Performance Plan
5 May 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) said that she welcomed the presentation with a view of applauding the Department for its audit outcomes. She asked about planned future meetings – does the board have a plan to host a hybrid meeting of such magnitude, or has there been any engagement to solicit ...
Department of Tourism 2021/22 Annual Performance Plan
4 May 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) appreciated the remarks by the Deputy Minister. On Programme 1, as much as she applauded DoT’s attempts in playing a more proactive role in the recovery of the sector, can DoT explain how suppliers will be chosen and the geographic spread of these initiatives? On Programme ...
South African Tourism Quarter 2 & 3 2020/21 performance
9 Mar 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) commended SAT on being able to mitigate the challenges that it was confronted with relating to COVID-19. She welcomed the fact that in its plans, it was committing to ensuring that by the end of quarter four, it would have 100% expenditure, and it would improve ...
Department of Tourism 2020/21 Quarter 2 & 3 performance
2 Mar 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) welcomed the presentation. She also welcomed the 100% payment of invoices within 30 days. She appreciated the explanation about the meeting of the target on representation of women at SMS level. The Minister said many businesses were hard-hit by COVID-19, businesses closed, and many lost jobs. ...
Developments in tourism sector: TBCSA briefing; Impact of SONA on Tourism Sector
23 Feb 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) said that she was at the airport. She was going to ask a question, but there was background noise.
Tourism Equity Fund: NDT & SEFA briefing; Impact of SONA on tourism sector
16 Feb 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) wrote in the chat box that she highly appreciated the opportunity being provided for small businesses, because they could not be small businesses forever -- they had to grow. She applauded the DT and Sefa for this initiative.
First Term Committee Programme
2 Feb 2021
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) supported the proposed programme and also supported the suggestion on oversight visits.
State of Tourism at Local Government Level: COGTA briefing
24 Nov 2020
Ms P Mpushe (ANC) asked what intervention strategies CoGTA had implemented to reduce the challenges facing the tourism sector. Had there been any engagements between CoGTA and the Department of Transport to prioritise safe access to tourist sites? Was the Department involved in the policy review conducted by the Department ...