Historic sites can boost tourism-expert

KASANE: Botswana’s historical sites, such as the Tsodilo Hills, offer a lucrative business opportunity for investors, a tourism expert has suggested.

According to Head of Regional Office for Africa at the Centre for the Development of Enterprise (CDE), Dr Sid Boubekeur, the private sector both locally and internationally can seize the opportunity by engaging in partnerships with trusts that own historic sites around the country.

He was speaking in an interview with Mmegi Business on the sidelines of the Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) conference in Kasane recently.

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A step in the right direction

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