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Bad news received for South Africans from the UK

South Africa stays on the UK's "red rundown" of nations, notwithstanding extreme campaigning. 

The UK evaluated its strategy last week and eliminated a few nations – including Egypt, Kenya, and Pakistan - yet kept South Africa on its rundown with required costly quarantine conditions set up. 

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It implies British explorers to South Africa would upon their return need to isolation for 10 days at an expense of about R40 000. 

The new guidelines don't perceive South Africa's immunization program. 

The South African government and travel industry appear to be stunned by the UK's refusal to eliminate the nation off its red rundown. 

There is no logical proof to help to keep South Africa on the UK's prohibited rundown, as indicated by David Frost, CEO at the South African Tourism Services Association. 

Business Leadership South Africa CEO Busisiwe Mavuso alluded to the UK's choice as "astounding" and informal. 

Arable Gumede (in for The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield) talked with Mavuso and Frost (look up to tune in). 

We ought to be stressed. That is the reason we're bouncing around… It exacerbates an awful circumstance… This is the point at which most of the 450 000 appearances from the UK would ordinarily go to the country… This choice by the UK slows down us as a country… 

Busisiwe Mavuso, CEO - Business Leadership South Africa 

We are confounded as far as the thing the UK is searching for… They keep giving as an explanation the Beta variation… it makes up 1% of our contaminations… The Delta variation is predominant, very much like in the UK… 

Busisiwe Mavuso, CEO - Business Leadership South Africa 

The UK is by a wide margin our greatest market… But it's not simply the travel industry. There are 300 film creation organizations in Cape Town; the UK is their greatest source market… 

David Frost, CEO - South African Tourism Services Association 

We're making advances into India and China… however we have solid chronicled, social binds with the UK… 

David Frost, CEO - South African Tourism Services Association 

Science is our ally… 

David Frost, CEO - South African Tourism Services Association South Africa remains on the UK 'red list' of banned countries (

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