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September 21, 2017

Business Fair Exhibitor training

All exhibitors at the Essence Festival Business fair 2017, are invited to an exhibitor training, taking place on Friday the 22nd of September at the Exhibition […]
May 10, 2017

Regional Business Fair South – Registration now Open

Businesses who wish to showcase their goods and services at the Regional Business Fair are urged to register now. The Regional Business Fair, which will take […]
November 11, 2016

US Delegation highly impressed with ESSENCE Festival Durban

The Essence Festival Durban was officially opened at a media briefing held today, 10 November at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre by eThekwini Mayor […]
November 11, 2016

City empowers local industrialists

To demonstrate the City’s commitment to township regeneration and black economic empowerment, eThekwini Municipality has set aside R100 million to build small industrial facilities closer to […]
November 10, 2016

FIRST LADY HIGHLIGHTS HEALTH AND WELLNESS AT ESSENCE FESTIVAL

South Africa’s First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma has called on all citizens to lead a healthy and active lifestyle. Speaking at the Essence Festival Durban Healthy Lifestyle […]
November 10, 2016

Essence Festival continues to empower entrepreneurs

The second day of the Essence Festival Business Conference at Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre presented much need guidelines for entrepreneurs on how to run […]
October 10, 2016

SPEAKER LINE UP FOR DURBAN BUSINESS CONFERENCE

A number of renowned local and international speakers are lined up to inspire and educate local business owners at a two-day business conference as part of […]
September 1, 2016

Line Up announced for Essence Festival Durban

Singers Kelly Price and Estelle will join comedian and television host Steve Harvey, civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton and fitness expert Shaun T at the […]
August 27, 2016

Small businesses should not waste money on material gains

AS a way of ploughing much needed financial support into small businesses, government is lobbying the private sector and government institutes to order goods from emerging […]
August 26, 2016

City Promotes Economic Empowerment of Women

To drive innovation and growth among women owned businesses, eThekwini Municipality will provide a three month information and communications technology training for 120 women. This programme […]