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Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification through UFS Business School

The Project Management Institute (PMI) offers a professional certification for project managers, known as the Project Management Professional (PMP)®.

March 2021 status update for the Durban Eye tourism project

The "Durban Eye" will serve as an iconic tourist attraction to the area, complementing the city’s current tourist offerings.

Should on-land businesses welcome the rise of online shopping?

There are currently around 311.4 million consumers active on the eCommerce market. Here are several reasons why you should invest in creating an online presence for your business.

App wars: should payment providers welcome the rise of the “super app”?

In the face of much speculation around the subject, it’s worth asking how much utility super apps can provide and whether consumers and merchants should embrace them. By Murray Gardiner, MD of Bluecode Africa.

Taking MEATCO products beyond Namibian borders via the Port of Walvis Bay

The Namibian Ports Authority on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Meat Co-operation of Namibia (MEATCO).

Open Banking: The key to unlocking Africa’s informal markets?

Open Banking could represent a radical, and important, departure from the usual way of doing things in emerging markets. If implemented properly, it could unleash the dormant potential of Africa’s informal markets.

Energy minister Mantashe at Enlit Africa: “Energy security at centre of recovery”

South Africa's Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe says energy security is at the centre of the country’s Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan, “with a requirement of reliable, affordable and clean energy sources, as well as long-term sustainable jobs.”

Deadline to enter Reigniting Africa Awards looms

CAPE TOWN, 31 MAY 2021 – Tourism and Destination marketers have just one month to submit their entries for the ‘Reigniting Africa’ award, a new category in the African Travel & Tourism Awards event aimed at recognising the continent’s most impactful, story-driven COVID-19 campaign.

Energy minister Mantashe and Eskom chairman Makgoba confirmed for Enlit Africa on 8 June 

Gwede Mantashe, South Africa's Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, and Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, Chairman of the Board of Eskom, will be among the high-profile keynote speakers at Enlit Africa, formerly African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa, taking place from 8-10 June.

Mining Indaba launches the Extractives General Counsel Forum in partnership with Africa Oil Week...

The Extractives General Counsel Forum Virtual will take place throughout 29-30 June 2021.

Investment Projects

Fetakgomo-Tubatse Special Economic Zone project pipeline

The Fetakgomo-Tubatse Special Economic Zone received from the Limpopo Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism an allocation of R35-million (FY 2021/22) which was earmarked for these projects.

Land available for industrial development on central transportation route

SEZ strategically located on the N3 national road as part of the Free State leg of the massive Durban–Free State–Gauteng logistics and industrial corridor.

Metals manufacturing cluster being developed along the N14 route

The Northern Cape Metals Industrial Cluster (NCMIC) is an initiative of the Northern Cape Department of Economic Development and Tourism. It commenced with a feasibility study and is now in its implementation phase.

Business Opportunities

NWU Business School first in Africa to receive international BGA accreditation

Not only has the international prestigious Association of MBAs (AMBA) renewed the MBA accreditation of the NWU Business School, but the school is also now officially the first school on the African continent to receive international accreditation from the Business Graduates Association (BGA).

Diamond cutting and polishing company in Kimberley delivers superior quality

Outclass Crystallized Gems is part of the “Young Diamantaires Program”, which is run by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses and a member of the Diamond Dealers Club of South Africa.

Experience hand made perfection

SSK Footwear produces hand made quality vellies, shoes and boots and buys all their raw material from local suppliers. These products are 100% manufactured in South Africa!
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