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    #PODCAST Local businessman Ravi Naidoo discusses PmP's latest innovation - partnering with SANTACO to priorities hygiene #sabcnews

    enJune 04, 2024

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    • Health and wellness tourism collaborationsLotus FM's protective kit On the Go, which includes antibacterial products, empowers women and promotes health and wellness in tourism industry collaborations with tourism ministry, women sector, and Santaco.

      During the COVID-19 pandemic, a company called Lotus FM innovated a protective kit named On the Go, which includes an antibacterial surface spray, antibacterial liquid soap, and a 70% sanitizer. These products were designed in accordance with tourism protocols and aim to empower women through health and wellness programs. Last year, Lotus FM collaborated with the women and tourism sector in the tourism ministry, offering incentives for bringing in clients. This year, they have partnered with Santago Travel and Tourism Desk, focusing on health and wellness tourism and youth empowerment. Santaco, which manages metered taxis and eA link, is distributing these sanitary packs to ensure drivers and passengers remain germ-free. Overall, these collaborations demonstrate a commitment to promoting health and wellness, as well as empowering women and youth, within the tourism industry during the pandemic.

    • Health and wellness tourism projectSentaco Travel and Tourism Desk collaborates with PMP Gem Guard on health and safety initiative for commuters, distributing travel safety packs to taxi and eHailing drivers containing antibacterial surface spray and other essential items.

      The collaboration between PMP Gem Guard and the Sentaco tourism desk on the health and wellness tourism project is a significant step forward in ensuring the safety and well-being of commuters. The project includes the distribution of PMP travel safety packs to meter taxi and eHailing drivers, which contain antibacterial surface spray and other vital health and safety items. This initiative aligns with the Sentaco Travel and Tourism Desk's mission to enhance the travel experience for their millions of daily commuters. The CEO of the Sentaco Travel and Tourism Desk, Eugene Nguijana, expressed his pleasure in their active role in the project and emphasized the importance of protecting commuters from respiratory airborne viruses. The benefits of this initiative extend to all stakeholders involved, including enhanced safety and well-being for both drivers and passengers.

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