The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) recently welcomed the forty-first (41) operational investor in the Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ).
The Nelson Mandela University Council is delighted to announce the appointment of Ambassador, Ms Nozipho January-Bardill and Mr Siya Mhlaluka as Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson, respectively, of the institution’s highest decision-making body.
Dr Muthwa takes over the reins from outgoing Vice-Chancellor, Prof Derrick Swartz, who has served the institution with distinction for two successive terms since 2007.
The Eastern Cape-based side will become the newest member, together with the Toyota Cheetahs, of a revamped Guinness PRO14 competition which is set to kick off in a few weeks.
REFLECTING on 2016, South African economists predicted that this year would be a tough one for business. In fact, some economists predicted that this could be the toughest year in decades for the country thus forcing businesses around the country to tighten their belts.
our career is important, but a problem arises when you neglect other important areas of your life. Areas which, if not balanced, can negatively influence your ability to be successful and happy.
To truly achieve success, we need to strive for a balanced life. I believe that balance is not when all things are equal. It’s being mindful of life and the bigger picture. Investing wisely in your health, career, wealth creation, family, friends, relationships spirituality, personal time, fun. Here’s some pointers, but everyone’s life is different and priorities shift and change constantly:
BEV Mattheus, the task Team Co-ordinator at the Business Chamber,talks to Gary Blom about her greening projects at home. Bev has a worm farm in her garden at home as well as a grey water system in place. She encourages others to start greening projects, saying that it does not require a lot of space nor is it very difficult to maintain. It is all about looking out for the environment, not only about thinking what you will save in your purse.
Name: de Chappotin Aurélien
Company: Alliance Française of Port Elizabeth
Mentor: Jeremy Barton
Alliance Française of Port Elizabeth has been a member of the Chamber for a year. We are a language school and a cultural centre based...
Prof. Steve Burgess, who is featured in the latest edition of Infocom, has this to say about the Bay:
I fell in love with Port Elizabeth and the people here when I first arrived in South Africa in 1981. I moved to NMMU for the challenge of...
Company: Boomtown Strategic Brand Agency
Position: Group Managing Director
Nelson Mandela Bay is a place where it is possible to find industry-leading professionalism and product innovation, coupled with wholesome small town values and business...
- Coega a Pioneer in the Black Industrialist Programme
- Mandela University Council welcomes new members
- Nelson Mandela University appoints new VC and Principal
- Southern Kings join new-look Guinness PRO14 competition
- Reflecting on 2016
- BUSINESS ADVICE: The Balancing Act
- Meet the Business Chamber’s very own Greening Champ
- SME Focus: Mentoring success for Alliance Francaise
- Notes from the Top: NMMU Business School's Steve Burgess
- Notes from the Top: Boomtown's Wayne Harrison