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  • Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala with eThekwini mayor Cllr Zandile Gumede officially launched the festive season, literally opening floodgates to interminable tourist experience. MEC Zikalala and Cllr Gumede showcased a number of delightful activities awaiting the visitors.
  • EVERYONE HAS A PART TO PLAY IN PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT FROM DAMAGE... This was the message conveyed by the MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environment Affairs in KwaZulu-Natal Mr Sihle Zikalala to delegates attending the provincial Climate Change Compact of Mayors Conference taking place in Durban today (13-11-2018). The conference has been organised by the South African Local Government Association to mitigate climate change which threatens public health, agricultural yields and the economy.
  • KWAZULU-NATAL POISED TO PRODUCE MORE JOB CREATORS THAN SEEKERS...............The spirit of entrepreneurship is deepening amongst young people in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal. This was reflected in the number of young people who have stood against all odds to start own businesses in different sectors of the province's economy amid limited access to funding. Working with UKZN Graduate School of Business & Leadership under the Social Entrepreneurs Champions Programme, funded by the Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, the ambitious young entrepreneurs are creating business & job opportunities for themselves and fellow compatriots in their localities.
  • JUBILATION AS GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION REVIVES A COLLAPSED GIANT TEXTILE FACTORY IN KWAZULU-NATAL................. Glodina, one of South Africa’s largest towels manufacturing company, has resumed its operations in Hammarsdale on the outer west of Durban, thanks to government’s rational intervention. Today, the MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala and the CEO of the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), Mr Geoffrey Qhena officially opened the plant after it closed down due to financial cash flow challenges.
  • Meet Mr Lindokuhle Mthembeni Kheswa, the winner of the fantastic two nights retreat, dinner and breakfast competition. He will, together with his family of four, be experiencing some of the most amazing outdoor activities in KwaZulu-Natal. KZN is also endowed with natural beauty that features game parks that are home to some of the world’s rarest animal and plant species, including the renowned Big Five such as the elephant, lion, rhino, leopard and buffalo. #DOKZN #KZNOpen4Business
  • KZN WELCOMES THE FIRST BRITISH AIRWAYS DURBAN-LONDON FLIGHT • The service will help to further unlock KwaZulu-Natal’s tremendous tourism potential and drive socioeconomic development in the province. #DOKZN #DURBANHASMORE #KZNOpen4Business
  • KZN WELCOMES THE FIRST BRITISH AIRWAYS DURBAN-LONDON FLIGHT • The service will help to further unlock KwaZulu-Natal’s tremendous tourism potential and drive socioeconomic development in the province. #DOKZN #DURBANHASMORE #KZNOpen4Business
  • "As the Province of KwaZulu-Natal, we have set ourselves a target of attracting 3.4 million International visitors by 2030 and the new route gives great impetus to our prospects of reaching this target. The existing economic and cultural and economic ties between our peoples, will be a major catalyst in the escalation of passenger numbers between the UK and KwaZulu-Natal. Having acknowledged the need to broaden KwaZulu-Natal air travel capacity, we have established a dedicated Route Development Committee with the responsibility of co-ordinating and promoting international air services into King Shaka International Airport." during the inaugural British Airways' direct flight to Kwazulu-Natal recently.
  • MEC Zikalala was on Metro FM today unpacking KZN's Tourism Programmes. The station was broadcasting live at Eyadini in Umlazi Township. #dokzn
  • The MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala today led a successful multi-disciplinary law enforcement activation on the N2 near Mtubatuba.The activation was part of the KwaZulu-Natal government’s Transport Month activities aimed at promoting road safety and showcasing transport infrastructure.
  • MEC Zikalala has presented an array of investment opportunities available in KwaZulu-Natal to captains of industry, financiers, and government representatives at the SADC Investment Promotion Conference in Moscow. South Africa was represented by the provinces of KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, and Mpumalanga. There were also speakers from the region including Zimbabwe, Mauritius, Botswana, DRC, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania, Angola etc.