Budget Speech 2017: The 1.3% growth rate expected for this year is much too low to turn around the economy and unemployment rate in the country.
Business Chamber News
As the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber we welcome many of the points in the State of the Province Address (SOPA), but look forward to more detail in the upcoming provincial budget speeches.
THE Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber is disappointed with the chaos that preceded yesterday’s State of the Nation Address (SONA).
President of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber Ian Nicholls shares the Business Chamber's expectations for today's State of the Nation Address
Business Sector Workshops have been taking place at City Hall to create a joint City Vision.
The Business Chamber would like to thank Dr Pierre Voges for his visionary leadership in making Nelson Mandela Bay a competitive city to live and work in.
Our offices will be closed from Friday, 23rd December 2016 at 12h00 and will reopen on Tuesday, 3rd January 2017 at 08h00.
A Finnish and Estonian delegation visited the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber today [6 December] and were excited about the business opportunities and synergies that exist between the Eastern European countries and the city.
It was the first time in seven years that delegates from these two countries had visited the Business Chamber, and today’s meeting follows the Finnish ambassador Kari Alanko’s attendance of the NMMU’s Investing in Blue Symposium hosted in Port Elizabeth in September this year.
The offices of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber will close at 11:00 on Friday, 9th December 2016 for our staff year end closing function.
Normal office hours will resume on Monday, 12th December 2016 at 08:00.
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