“Spirit of an entrepreneur is being shown on SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS inflight entertainment programming for the month of July, to coincide with world cup finals. I think this is a great endorsement of the business opportunities that are present in the South African economy, and the fact that it will be shown to domestic and foreign travellers and business people, who have visited and discovered South Africa possibly for the first time during the world cup, means that we are part of the exciting change in this new frontier.” Candice Vetter


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