Durban, Tuesday 31 March 2015

In line with our strategic objective: to improve education and training for the maritime industry and to enable talented people to enter the industry, activities in the month of March have been focused on maritime education and training.

Acknowledging the fact that teachers are pivotal stakeholders in achieving this strategic objective, the EMC implementation plan sets out to provide support to the Department of Education in curriculum development and educator support. 

Durban, Friday 27 February 2015

The Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry has the pleasure to invite you to the Women in Business Conference and Awards. Women in Business Conference and Awards was conceptualised as a tool to celebrate, motivate, educate, and empower women in business.

Durban, Tuesday 17 February 2015

EMC through its Graduate Placement Programme will be hosting a Work Readiness Workshop, where all the participants will be listed on the Graduate Placement Programme of the EMC. The Work Readiness Workshop which will be held on 27 February will focus on grooming and deportment, work place etiquette, drafting of a marketable CV among many other job-hunting skills.

Durban, Thursday 12 February 2015

The disruptive effects of load shedding on the Durban economy are becoming increasingly evident to the private sector. Lost productivity, disgruntled staff and customers, and failed deliveries are just some of the incurred costs by the private sector. While the Durban Chamber understands the necessity to load shed, in order to prevent a potential national blackout, Dumile Cele, the CEO of the Durban Chamber, believes that there is scope for the private sector to develop solutions, albeit in the short term, to help business survive the crisis.

Durban Thursday, 5 February 2015 

Transnet Port Terminals, a division of state-owned logistics company Transnet SOC, is warning the public against hoax recruitment adverts currently circulating on social media networks that call for job applications at Transnet. TPT categorically states that these adverts have not been issued by the company and advises the public to not respond to the adverts or pay any money if requested. Transnet does not require job applicants to pay monies when applying for employment with the company.