Sun International welcomes lifting of inter-provincial travel ban

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Sun International has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement of inter-provincial travel under level 2 of the lockdown.

In a televised address to the nation on Saturday, Ramaphosa announced that the will be moving to level two of the lockdown from midnight on Monday, allowing for inter-provincial travel.

This while, tobacco and alcohol sales will also be allowed, subject to certain restrictions.

Sun International COO Graham Wood says: “We at Sun International are delighted to hear the news that the country is moving to lockdown Level 2. We are especially grateful for the relaxation of the inter-provincial travel restrictions because this will allow the domestic travel industry to start moving. This also has a big bearing on a resort like Sun City and we will be making some announcements has to when the resort will be reopening in due course.”

In the video below, Samkelo Maseko reports on the President’s address:

Executive Director of Trade and Industrial Trade Policies Saul Levin reacts to the move to lockdown level 2:

 INFOGRPAHIC on lockdown level 2 measures: