For Members, by Members: Member2Member Benefit Programme

SANEC offers its members an online platform to share deals, discounted products and business services, exclusively made available for and by the SANEC members. Discounted products and services in various lines of business, such as training in export, organizational culture or in recruitment are available, as well as reduced rates at SANEC member hotels and lodges, amongst others.

The Member2Member Benefit Programme promotes and encourages business interactivity amongst all SANEC members. The programme allows SANEC members to benefit from the wide network of recommended businesses and offers a medium where supply and demand meet each other.

Interested in offering fellow SANEC members a special deal? Join the Member2Member Benefit Programme by sending an email with an explanation of the proposed member deal to [email protected].

The below listed SANEC members offer deals to their fellow SANEC members throughout 2016.


Free SPA and 10% Discount by Lady Loch Country House

Lady Loch Country House, previously known as Lady Loch Guesthouse is nestled in the heart of the Winelands. Whether you are on holiday or on a business trip, Lady Loch Country House offers you a friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere; thus, allowing you to rewind and refresh your spirits in the gentleness of the lovely garden on the banks of the Bergriver or by enjoying a treatment in the SPA as offered by Lady Loch Country House. You can relax on your patio with the view of vineyards and mountains all around you. It features spacious accommodation, conference facility and a swimming pool of 12 x 9 meters.

For the members of SANEC, Lady Loch Country House offers a free spa treatment and 10% discount on the total booking of the room. If you woulf like to learn more please feel free to visit their webiste: or e-mail to: [email protected].


Free Online Account by ValutaPartners

ValutaPartners is a FinTech specialist for international business payments offering real-time, bank-beating foreign exchange rates. Transactions are done through a modern, user friendly, secure and 100% transparent online platform. As SANEC member, ValutaPartners are offering all SANEC members a free online account with an access to wholesale currency rates.

Transaction example: buying 1.000.000 ZAR versus EUR

Through a major European bank:

Buy ZAR 1.000.000 and get exchange rate: 14.0548

Pay: EUR 71.150,07 + Transaction fee / Fixed annual or monthly fees

Through ValutaPartners online platform:    

Buy ZAR 1.000.000 and get exchange rate: 14.1835

Pay: EUR 70.504,46 (No transaction fee and no fixed annual or monthly fees charged)

Cut your bank costs on one transaction by: EUR 645,60 + TRANSACTION FEES

For more information, an online demo and to apply please send an email to [email protected]


BlueBiz by AirFrance and KLM

BlueBiz is the joint corporate loyalty program of Air France and KLM , which is tailor-made for small and medium companies . BlueBiz enrolment is free and easy.

Every time a company traveller books a business trip with Air France or KLM, the company earns Blue Credits. Thanks to our combined global network and convenient flight schedules, there are plenty of earning opportunities for companies. Blue Credits are like cash , 1 Blue Credit = 1 Rand. The company can use them to purchase any type of ticket, including upgrades, with Air France and KLM, no matter the fare or destination.

Travellers of the company can continue to book flights however they please – via their travel agent or directly online at or They just have to remember to quote their BlueBiz number for each reservation. As soon as their company has accumulated enough Blue Credits for a free ticket, they can use the easy-to-use online booking tool to make a reservation 24 hours a day. In addition, Flying Blue members continue to earn Flying Blue Miles at the same time.

There’s more good news! Enrol your company now on and they can earn 1000 Blue Credits* on enrolment. Simply quote SANEC in the promotion code box.


Phaphama Initiatives 

A 10% SANEC member discount makes it even more tempting to offer your overseas business colleagues a unique, tailored tour of Soweto or Johannesburg. Visit Soweto with a specialist tour guide who provides in-depth insights into South Africa’s past and present. Have lunch in a family home and join a cross-cultural discussion to understand more about issues affecting emerging markets and local workforces.

Phaphama’s Golden City tour of Johannesburg covers the background to the existence of this energetic city and the unique set of circumstances which brought together tens of thousands of people from all corners of the earth in response to the discovery of the world’s largest goldfield. Constitutional Court, where S.A.’s world famous constitution is upheld, and the Apartheid Museum are included in this tour.

See for more information about our community-based tourism, and visit to learn more about Phaphama’s youth development work in schools, prisons and communities that you are supporting by joining one of their tours.



For international labor mobility to and from countries in (South) Africa, special services are available concerning the fields of migration, social security, tax, labor conditions and additional pension plans. The procedures for international labor mobility are cumbersome. Therefore AWVN has developed a workshop cycle concerning International labor mobility (IAM), aimed to help employers who send out employees or are hiring foreign workers. The cycle consists of five workshops. You can register for the whole workshop cycle, but also for individual workshops.

For who? The workshops are in Dutch and are targeted at everyone that is interested in or works in the international labour mobility landscape: HR-officers, officers P&O, expat-managers and relocation officers.


€ 750 Per workshop

€ 2.750 for an entire cycle (Join all 5 workshops)

Duration: Entire Day (10:00-17:00)


Fenedex is an association that consists of Dutch exporters and other international operating organizations. Fenedex provides a platform for the people within the where they can exchange experiences and know-how, bringing knowledge and expertise together and by doing so enriching it. As a result Fenedex enables its members to operate successfully within foreign markets.

Fenedex offers SANEC members seven trainings, each one will benefit starters within the export domain and help them conduct better business. SANEC members receive either a 15% or 20% discount regarding the Fenedex trainings, for specific details click here. Every month one of the following Fenedex trainings will be available for registration: 

  • Export verkoop binnendienst
  • Export Manager
  • Incoterms
  • Letter of Credit bij Export
  • Export van A t/m Z
  • Export Sales for young Professionals
  • Effectief selecteren en managen van exportpartners

All trainings are in Dutch. To view the Fenedex training schedule or to register click here.


Talking Stick Instituut 

The Talking Instituut specializes in effective communication (through dialogue), in which the Talking Stick is used as a tool that helps facilitate efficient communication. The principle is simple, the person that is in possession of the talking stick gets to speak whilst the others listen! The Talking Stick can be used in various situations varying from brainstorm sessions to mediating conflicts. There is a reason as to why Stephen R. Covey (author of 'The 8th Habit') describes it as "the most powerful communication technique".

A talking stick communication workshop, intake included, can now be purchased for € 497 (instead of € 1.497). Per member a maximum of 2 workshops can be booked for this special rate. This exclusive talking instituut offer is available throughout 2015, however only valid for the SANEC members.For more information go to the Talking Stick Instituut Website




Braaimaster offers SANEC members 10% discount on its exclusive and original South African Braai and Potjies. Bring the South African feeling into your home! Receive discount by mentioning your SANEC membership at your purchase. Click here and visit the online Braaimaster Store.




Mercure Hotel Den Haag Leidschendam

CHAGALL Hotels & Restaurants offer SANEC members a discount when staying at the four star Mercure Hotel in Den Haag Leidschendam. A single use one night stay incl. breakfast costs a mere €90, a double bedroom incl. breakfast for two costs €105. Interested? Email SANEC.



Bilderberg Garden Hotel Amsterdam 

Treat yourself to the Garden Hotel ideally situated in the trendy south of Amsterdam. The city's finest museums and restaurants are all located within a 1500m distance. SANEC members receive a 10% discount on their booking. Interested? Email SANEC.




Kololo Game Reserve 

Kololo Game Reserve is located in the South African province of Limpopo, at the heart of Waterberg. Kololo is an official Big 5 Reserve and boasts luxurious and comfortable lodges. Kololo Game Reserve offers special rates for SANEC members.




Hilton Hotels South Africa 

Especially for SANEC Members Hilton Group has set up special ratings for the Hilton Hotels in Sandton, Durban, Cape Town and Windhoek. Request more information and special rates here.





Oog voor Afrika 

OOG VOOR AFRIKA is the travel magazine for Africa. It boasts the most beautiful pictures, unexpected destinations, travel tips and interviews. Counting 116 pages this luxurious travel magazine is published three times a year. SANEC Members get a special deal of €12,95 for 1 year, instead of €19,95!






21 Complimentary bottles of Aaldering wine with your 6-day booking

Aaldering Vineyards & Wines in Stellenbosch opened their three newly built Cape Dutch style Luxury Lodges. As one of their guests, you are offered 21 bottles of premium Aaldering wine for free with a booking of 6 nights (SANEC members only).

Taste the winelands, play golf on one of the magnificent surrounding golf courses, spend a day on the beach in Camps Bay, enjoy Cape Town city center or visit the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens.

Upon arrival you will receive the first 3 complimentary bottles of wine for you to enjoy during your stay. A daily full hot breakfast is included and you are invited for a wine tasting in our tasting room. Not to mention you will get a personal tour through the wine cellar with our winemaker Dustin Osborne.

About the lodges: original Cape Dutch style lodges with a thatched roof, antique interior, separate King Sized bedroom, designer bathroom, a living with a romantic fireplace and kitchenette. The lodges are equipped with an iPad and free Wifi access. This all for only R2.500 per lodge per night.

And especially for SANEC members: when you arrive back home you will receive 18 bottles of Aaldering wines (customer value € 360) of your choice. This will be delivered to your home address. Free delivery to the Netherlands and South Africa. Enjoy the wines at home and look back with satisfaction on your stay at the beautiful Aaldering Vineyards & Wines Luxury Lodges. 

To see more pictures of the lodges, click here


Zandspruit Bush and Aero Estate

The beauty of Africa right on your doorstep…..

Zandspruit Bush and Aero Estate is a vast 1000ha estate. Of the 1000ha, 350ha has been demarcated for residential development of African bush homes. Among the development projects is the 5 star Hotel and the Equestrian Centre. The balance of the farm, comprising of 650ha of land is left as an untouched wilderness area where residents can enjoy a game drive, horse ride, cycle or sunset picnic.

South Africa is well known for many tourist attractions, from Beach to Bush, from cosmopolitan cities to remote small safari villages. In the Limpopo Province, close to the Kruger National Park and amidst countless highly expensive Private Game Reserves lies such a small safari village: Hoedspruit.

For those who do not want to invest in their own holiday home or want to experience real bush living first on a rental basis, various beautiful luxury safari villas can be rented. But before you decide keep in mind that once you’ve made Hoedspruit your destination, you may check out any time you like, but you will never leave!

Sanec Member 2 Member program

Especially designed for the Sanec Member2Member program Zandspruit Bush & Aero Estate has developed an attractive rental package with a lot of free extra’s and a considerable discount:

  • 10% discount on the rental price (rates are from € 1500 per week, discounted rate € 1350 per week)
  • Free welcome package in your villa, comprising of some shopping for the first day in the refrigerator, flowers and a free bottle of wine
  • Free transfer from Hoedspruit Eastgate airport should you fly in form Johannesburg
  • Free meet and greet service at the house including free booking service for all major attractions in the area

Contact Zandspruit Bush & Aero Estate on [email protected] for more information.


Het Wijnhuis Culinair

Groote Post The Old Man's Blend White 2013

60% Sauvignon Blanc, 30% Chenin Blanc, 10% Semillon
An absolute summer wine. Bright and Crispy with a fresh tint of citrus from the Sauvignon Blanc. The Chenin Blanc contains a fruity tatste and the Semillon provides more depth. The palette offers other complementary flavours of Granny Smiths' Apple and Tropical Fruits. 

Special price for SANEC members € 5,75 (Excl.)

Groote Post The Old Man's Blend Red 2012

50% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Shiraz, 10% Cabernet Franc
A down to earth, easy to drink red wine which is smooth and soft. The Merlot contains a touch of white peper and spiciness with an abundance of red berries and rich plum flavours. 

Special price for SANEC members € 6,95 (Excl.)

For more information or to place your order, please click here.



#1 Site for international jobs in Africa

JobnetAfrica is the name of the most reliable site for international and diaspora professionals that are looking for careers in Africa. Their platform is available for anyone looking to live and work in Africa, has done this before or still does. Their goal is to link reliable employers with the best candidates available, to create careers in Africa. 

JobnetAfrica offers several services online and offline, for employers and candidates. With their personal approach, their team of Africa experts is always willing to offer a helping hand. 

SANEC members can enjoy a 10% discount on all their services.