Coega a catalyst for emerging businesses
Two local SMMEs from Port Elizabeth, are currently benefiting from the construction of the state of the art facility for HELLA, a new investor at Coega Development Corporation. Sikuphiwe Trading, owned by Ncebekazi Mhlaba, is responsible for the brick works and plastering. Whereas, Dicky’s Electrical, owned by Sadick Hendricks,... Read more
SANRAL engages communities on projects in Amathole District
The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Ltd (SANRAL) engaged stakeholders in the Amathole District Municipalities on the current and upcoming projects in the area and highlighted the roads agency’s mission to transform the construction industry to be more inclusive. The roads agency has over 160 projects lined up... Read more
Roadworks on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that roadworks is scheduled to take place on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch from Monday, 03 December 2018 to Friday, 07 December 2018. The planned traffic accommodation is as follows: The left lane... Read more
Coega launches its inaugural Alumni Programme
As 2018 rolls along, a year of significant highs for the organisation. It is difficult not to find yourself getting caught up in the high-tide of expectations for the year 2019. It is through the significant milestones achieved by the organisation this year, which sought to reaffirm CDC`s position... Read more
Plan to address Eskom challenges afoot
A Nine Point Plan is set to go a long way in turning the fortunes of Eskom around at a time when the utility is facing major challenges, its Group Chief Executive Officer Phakamani Hadebe said on Friday. “Eskom has undergone trying times, during the past couple of years... Read more
Coega SEZ a beacon for the future of FDI in Southern Africa
Africa’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) seems evenly spread than ever before, this is according to a report issued by Ernst & Young – Africa’s competitiveness in attracting Foreign Direct Investment. The report goes to say the East, West, North and Southern Africa hold an almost equal share of the... Read more
Roadworks on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that roadworks is scheduled to take place on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch from Monday, 22 October 2018 to Thursday, 25 October 2018. The planned traffic accommodation is as follows: The left lane... Read more
Port Elizabeth welcomes modern vessel on maiden voyage
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) welcomed the MV Titus, the latest WW Ocean Neo-Panamax vessel on her maiden voyage, in the Port of Port Elizabeth yesterday. The MV Titus, which is sailing the Asia to North America trade route on her maiden voyage, has been specifically designed to reduce... Read more
SANRAL: Creating access through access roads
Mncedisi Twantwa is not only happy that his company is responsible for building a slip road in Msikaba, but also because through the project he has been able to create 32 much needed jobs. “In terms of experience, yes I can say we benefited as a company as this... Read more
Labour to plough R800m into agriculture
The Department of Labour has announced its intention to invest R800 million in agriculture and related business over the next year. The announcement of the investment comes on the heels of commitments made by social partners at the Jobs Summit. The investment will be handled through the department’s entities... Read more