Tourism Stakeholders meet up to discuss issues that affect tourism at Jameson Hotel
Today at the Jameson Hotel a meeting with Treasury is being held to discuss issues that affect Tourism.
Issues being tabled include the Tourism Stimulus Package, Loan guarantee facility & Tourism Revolving Fund. In attendance are the Ministers of Environment, Climate, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Honourable Nqobizitha Ndhlovu, Finance and Economic Development, Hon Professor Mthuli Ncube, their permanent Secretaries, ZTA Chief Executive Givemore Chidzidzi, the Tourism Business Council and the tourism industry representatives.
The Minister of Finance in supporting the tourism industry fully appreciates it as a key sector in the economic revival drive. He shared that the funding facilities are accessible through banks, highlighting positive support by the Bankers Association of Zimbabwe.
To access the funding facility applicants must have:
● MinistrySupport letter
●Written approval by your Board
●Company Tax status update
●Audited Accounts SMEs can have access through Small & Medium Enterprises Development Corporation(SMEDCO).