Strategic partnership programme introduced at Coega
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) and the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) conducted a workshop at the Business Process Outsourcing Park (BPO), Coega SEZ yesterday. The workshop, which targeted various Small Medium Enterprises (SME’s) and large private sector enterprises in the Nelson Mandela Bay, provided an opportunity for... Read more
Coega certified as a top employer for 2018
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) was recently certified as the Top Employer 2018 – Certified Excellence in Employer Conditions, for the third year. The certification was based on a comprehensive analysis of the human resources environment. Top Employers South Africa is a research project that looks at international HR... Read more
SA cements relations with Tunisia
South Africa has reaffirmed its commitment to building strong ties with Tunisia at a business forum hosted in Tunis on Monday. SA Ambassador to Tunisia, Harold Hoyana, South Africa has made a concerted effort to promote trade and stimulate investment between the two countries. The Department of Trade and... Read more
Coega, dti encourage investment in the agro-processing sector
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) and the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) conducted a workshop at the Coega Business Centre last week which was attended by more than 20 companies from the Agriculture/Agro-processing sector in the Eastern Cape. The workshop, held at the CDC Business Centre, focused on... Read more
How Coega is boosting the local economy
Located in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality, the Coega Industrial Development Zone (Coega IDZ) is a world class infrastructure which provides the integration of services and industries with the rest of the African Continent and the World. The Coega IDZ is one of several efforts by government to... Read more
Coega adds another award to their accolades    
The Coega Vulindlela Accommodation and Conference Centre (VACC) has been recognised for its state of the art Meetings, Exhibitions and Special Events facility at the recently held Lilizela Awards in East London. Further capping a nomination at national Lilizela Awards to be held in Johannesburg on the 29th of... Read more
Coega SEZ gets international acclaim
Chinese Ambassador to South Africa, Songtian Lin, says the Coega Special Economic Zone is a good case study for the continent and the world on how to develop and operate a SEZ. “The Coega SEZ is by far the most successful SEZ on the African continent. It is a good... Read more
Coega recognised for job creation, services to investors
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC), operator of the multi-award winning Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ), has been recognised for its dedication to job creation initiatives and excellent services to export orientated investors. The award bestowed onto the CDC, by the Exporters Club has been described by Dr Ayanda Vilakazi,... Read more
CDC’s energy approach boasts well for Eastern Cape
The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) recently hosted the Minister of Energy Ms Mamokolo Kubayi who recommitted the Coega SEZ as one of the preferred locations identified to host the gas to power plant and identified the CDC as one of the important partners to assist the department in implementing... Read more
Coega remains a preferred location for gas-to-power says government
Coega SEZ remains one of the preferred location for its gas aspirations, particularly for the 1000MW LNG project announced to the Coega SEZ last year  says Minister of Energy, Ms Mmamoloko Kubayi. Her announcment followed a visit to the Eastern Cape SEZ with the MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs... Read more