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Dublin - It could be a very important step for South Africa to join the East African regional visa initiative, according to David Scowsill, president and CEO of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

He is attending the annual general meeting of the International Air Transport Association (Iata) in Dublin this week and told Fin24 that tourists would be more likely to visit other countries in regions if they can obtain one visa for the purpose.

Usually travel and tourism grows in regions where such single regional visas have been implemented.

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