The main focus of South Africa’s Department of Tourism during the current financial year will be on the implementation of the Tourism Sector Recovery Plan. Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said during her department’s budget vote presentation to Parliament that despite all the difficulties, the recovery has been on an upward trajectory and they plan to sustain this. The Minister also however expressed concern about the slow progress with transformation in the tourism sector, saying that to address this the Tourism Transformation Fund will be restructured to be more accessible to entrepreneurs.