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MEC Dube-Ncube and Minister Gordan visits Durban Port Terminal, 18 November 2019

The MEC for Economic development, Tourism & Environmental Affairs and the Leader of Government Business, Nomusa Dube-Ncube is confident that a long-lasting solution to congestion at the Durban Port Terminal is within reach. On the 18th November 2019 she had a series of meetings with the Minister of Public Enterprises Mr Pravin Gordhan – Transnet management, eThekwini Municipality, Durban Chamber of Commerce and stakeholders in the maritime industry. Read More

 

Opening of the Durban’s Beachfront Promenade, 16 November 2019

The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs: Ms Nomusa Dube-Ncube and His worship Mayor of eThekwini Metro; Cllr Mxolisi Kaunda on the 16th of November 2019 officially opened the Durban Beachfront Promenade. The MEC responsible for Tourism in the Province she assured the people of eThekwini that with this the new promenade the tourist will have a memorable experience along the Durban Beachfront. Read More

 

MEC Dube- Ncube officially launched Operation Khawuleza in Uthukela District as the MEC champion for that District A, 22 October 2019

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Nomusa Dube-Ncube on Tuesday 22 October 2019 expanded the accelerated efforts by the provincial government to expedite service delivery in municipalities by handing over the yellow metal plant machines to the uThukela District Municipality. Read More

 

Launch of the Toyota HIACE in Prospection South of Durban, 04 October 2019

Dube-Ncube reflects on her personal journey with the Toyota brand in her early childhood and early years of her career. Read More

 

Unveiling of two helicopters, 03 October 2019

MEC for Economic Development, Tourism Economic Development: Ms Nomusa Dube-Ncube. On the 3rd October 2019 she graced the unveiling of two helicopters worth R250 million that were bought by Transnet. The event took place at the Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone’s Techno-Park. RBIDZ is an entity led by the MEC and she has reiterated the commitment to ensure that the MOU signed between Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone, Transnet and uMlathuze Local Municipality is used to drive socio-economic development. Read More

 

Umthelebhelo heritage and horse racing cup, 28 September 2019

As part of Tourism Month celebration the Member of KwaZulu Natal Executive Committee responsible for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs: Ms Nomusa Dube –Ncube and Dr Zweli Mkhize, National Minister of Health attended 2019 Umtelebhelo heritage and horse racing cup on the 28 September 2019 in golden Horse racing course Pietermaritzburg. Read More

 

World Tourism Day Celebration, 27 September 2019

The Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs celebrated World Tourism day in style, MEC Nomusa Dube –Ncube on the 27 September welcomed the number of guest from across the country to the Kingdom of the Zulu to celebrate the Tourism Month. Read More

 

MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube mobilises communities to be the shield against the destruction of the environment, 16 September 2019

More education, more campaigns and more dedication of resources were needed to assist township and rural communities living in environments highly plagued with litter. Read More

 

uThukela Post Budget Speech Road Shows, 14 September 2019

The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Ms Nomusa Dube –Ncube on the 14 September hosted the very first Post Budget speech Roadshow and Planting Season Launch in uThukela District Municipality as the MEC Champion for that District. Read More

 

The Official Launch of Aerotropolis, 12 September 2019

The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Ms Nomusa Dube-Ncube together with the Premier of KwaZulu- Natal , Mr Sihle Zikalala, and the newly appointed Mayor of eThekwini Metro, Mxolisi Kuanda on the 12 September 2019 officially unveiled the Durban Aerotropolis Masterplan and also lunched the Aerotropolis Institute of Africa. Read More

 

KwaZulu Natal Investor Awards, 12 September 2019

The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Ms Nomusa Dube-Ncube and Speaker of eThekwini Metro, Ms Weziwe Thusi hosted the KwaZulu Natal Investor Awards and Investment Dinner where the delegates and potential investors around the country explored the investment opportunities offered by being located within Aerotropolis (A City within the Airport). Read More

 

Women in ICT Conference, 10 September 2019

MEC for the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs open a new window of opportunity as she addresses women in ICT on 1oth September at Grayville, Durban. With the advent of the technological era upon us, the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Nomusa Dube-Ncube is not resting on her laurels and will, on Tuesday, address a Women In ICT Conference themed: “Inclusive Digital Economy”. Read More

 

Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Held KwaMashu Business Revitalisation Programme, 09 September 2019

As undertaken in MEC Dube-Ncube Budget Policy Statement her intentions to revive and ignite the Township Economy, KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs on 07 September 2019 preside over KwaMashu Business Revitalisation Programme. Read More

 

163 Anniversary of the Durban Chamber of Commerce & Industry, 21 August 2019

The 163 anniversary of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry provides us with an opportunity to renew our vows that Durban will be reborn, rejuvenated, and rises again. Durban is too important a city in Africa and the world to go to ruins under our collective watch. Read More

 

Young Women Business Dialogue, 20 August 2019

Ladies, I am sure you will be fascinated to know that globally, women control about $20 trillion in annual consumer spending, and that this figure could climb as high as $28 trillion in the next few years. Stats say the $13 trillion in total yearly earnings could reach $18 trillion in the same period. Read More

 

MSC SA Christens New Vessel and Announces Commitment to Creating Jobs in South Africa! 16 August 2019

Durban, South Africa: At the christening ceremony for the new MSC Aino (TEUS* 12108) Container Vessel in Durban today (16 August), MSC South Africa announced the formation of its new training facility, the Shosholoza Ocean Academy, which will begin to operate from October 2019. Read More

 


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Aerotropolis

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Economic Outlook

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Industrial Economic Hubs

The Industrial Economic Hubs are an active translation of Special Economic Zones (SEZs) directed at promoting spatial development through the activation of sectors that have potential to unlock business... 

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Maritime

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Public Entities

The public entities as statutory organisations falling under the Department’s purview are essential in assisting in the implementation of the Department’s... 

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Unlocking Tourism

The Province of KwaZulu-Natal derives immense benefits from the tourism industry ranging from employment, foreign currency receipts and a source of livelihood to a number...