umhlanga

International call centre opens in Durban

CCI Call Centres has opened a R200-million call centre in Umhlanga. The company now has three facilities in South Africa, employing more than 4 000 people, from where it services some of the UK's leading brands in the mobile, technology, telecommunications and financial sectors.

What makes South African cities competitive?

When it comes to their competitiveness, South Africa's biggest cities fare well against other emerging metros. But they have a tough battle to reach the same levels as some of the world's most developed regions. Yet Cape Town, Johannesburg, Nelson Mandela Bay and Durban have plenty of strengths in their favour.

What makes South African cities competitive?

When it comes to their competitiveness, South Africa's biggest cities fare well against other emerging metros. But they have a tough battle to reach the same levels as some of the world's most developed regions. Yet Cape Town, Johannesburg, Nelson Mandela Bay and Durban have plenty of strengths in their favour.

Beyrick de Vries eyes Mr Price Pro success

Surfing in familiar waters, South Africa's Beyrick de Vries is aiming for a career-best result at the Association of Surfing Professionals' (ASP) Mr Price Pro Ballito, which runs from 30 June to 6 July.

Durban set for Cornubia development

The government's multi-billion rand Cornubia development north of Durban is set to get under way, with the South African National Roads Agency having agreed to fund the bulk of the R830-million N2/M41 interchange upgrade which lies at the heart of the development.

South Africa launches Dube Trade Port

South Africa has officially launched a state-of-the-art, multi-billion rand cargo terminal, trade zone and agrizone - located between the two largest sea ports in the southern hemisphere - at the Dube Trade Port in La Mercy, KwaZulu-Natal.

Durban ‘ready’ to handle COP 17 traffic

With more than 20 000 delegates expected in Durban for the upcoming UN Climate Change Conference, the city's authorities are confident they'll manage the traffic, with solutions including lane closures, park and ride areas, shuttles buses and designated bike lanes.

Top green rating for South African building

Mobile telecommunications company Vodacom has set a new record by claiming the most prestigious accolade in the green building industry.
Green buildings now the law in SA

Green buildings now the law in South Africa

South Africa's construction industry is set to go green – and create new jobs – when new energy efficiency building regulations come into effect in November, boosting a growing trend of cutting-edge green architecture in the country.
Nedbank achieves carbon neutrality

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