Emirates airlines to resume SA flights

Foschini owner TFG now owns almost 400 JET stores in the country. And good news for tourism and business activity - Emirates will be flying into the country after 6 months lockdown. Business anchor Devan Murugan has more. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Emirates will resume flights to Johannesburg and Cape Town from next Thursday.

The airline will fly to Durban from 4 October.

Flight schedules for Emirates’ South African destinations will be available on their website soon.

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However, government has not yet revealed its travel list which will regulate destinations and incoming flights.

It will also resume flights from Harare and Mauritius later next week.

South Africa’s tourism industry is banking on the quick and smooth resumption of incoming flights to repair the sector.