GROWTH is never by mere chance - it is the result of forces working together. These words by James Cash Penney certainly resonated with me when I had the opportunity to see how effective collaboration resulted into a tremendous turn-around for a former ship building town into a hub of tourism, knowledge and logistics. I could not help but wonder about what effective collaboration could mean for business in Nelson Mandela Bay, what it could mean to not only have a dream, but to enforce action with the aim of creating a competitive business environment.
Business Chamber News
THIS month Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) and the city of Nelson Mandela Bay bid farewell to someone who has left a remarkable track record in the six years that he has held the reigns as CTSA’s Managing Director.
Going beyond the...
The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber welcomes the National Energy Regulator (Nersa)’s decision to reject Eskom's application to hike electricity tariffs by an additional 9.58%.
It is good news for businesses in Nelson Mandela Bay that Nersa declined an application by Eskom to raise the price of electricity from July 1 (Wednesday), particularly in the current economic climate when we can ill afforded another hike at this point in time.
The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber yesterday (June 24) delivered a powerful presentation in opposition of higher electricity tariffs in Nelson Mandela Bay.
The presentation was well-received on the last day of the National Energy Regulator...
The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber will today (June 24) oppose higher electricity tariffs for Nelson Mandela Bay at a public hearing in Johannesburg.
A delegation representing business in the Bay will present at the National Energy Regulator (Nersa) public hearings on Eskom’s selective reopener application for the third Multi-Year Price Determination at the Nasrec Expo Centre.
The Board of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber today [Thursday, May 28] elected new office bearers, including a new President, who will continue to drive the Business Chamber to new heights in the city.
Sanda Mtundini, the owner of Sanda Transport, has put his services where his heart is by transporting the One Day Without Shoes donated shoes free of charge to the Community Chest from the offices of the Business Chamber.
The Nelson Mandela Bay...
The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber today (Wednesday, 13 May 2015) ushered in a new leadership period, welcoming its new board members elected at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at Elizabeth Place in Port Elizabeth this afternoon.
Business moves outdoors this Thursday!
Members, and especially those who make use of the Business Chamber's Certificates of Origin services, please take note that the offices of the Business Chamber will be closed on Thursday 16 April 2015.
Our offices will be closed on Thursday, 2nd April 2015 at 15h00 and will reopen on Tuesday, 7th April 2015 at 08h00.
On behalf of all at the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber we would like to wish you and your families a very Happy Easter.
- The Business Conversation: Collaboration key to creating a competitive business environment
- The Business Conversation: Changing of the guard as Dieter Horni leaves Continental Tyre after six years
- Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber welcomes Nersa decision
- Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber fights uncompetitive electricity tariffs
- Save jobs in our city - oppose higher electricity tariffs for Nelson Mandela Bay
- Ian Nicholls elected as New President
- One more week to send us your shoes
- Winds of change at Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber:
- Office closure: Annual Golf Day
- EASTER WEEKEND CLOSURE