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World Travel Awards honour the Durban ICC for the 15th time !

Ecstatic: Durban ICC Chief Executive Officer, Lindiwe Rakharebe receives the World Travel Award for “Africa’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre”. This is the 15th time the Centre has been voted the best facility of its kind on the continent.

The Durban International Convention Centre has taken the title of “Africa’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre” at the World Travel Awards once again! The award was conveyed at a dazzling red carpet event at the Diamonds La Gemma dell’Est on the northern tip of Zanzibar, Tanzania on Saturday evening. Widely regarded …

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Sky Grand Prix Bets On Greyville

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The extremely popular Sky Grand Prix of Aerobatics will return to the skies of Durban on the 28 May at Greyville Race Course. This event goes beyond any other aviation event that has been staged in Durban or South Africa. Spectators can look forward to the thrilling sounds and aerobatics of these …

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City Cements Relationship With Canadian University

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EThekwini Municipality City Manager, Sibusiso Sithole signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Canadian Simon Fraser University at the 4th Research Symposium (EURS 2016) at the ICC yesterday, 05 April 2016. The MOA expresses the intention of the City and the university to work together on various projects focussing …

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Friday – 100 Day Countdown Set to Launch in Durban

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21st International AIDS Conference Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will officially launch and mark the 100 Day Countdown of the 21st International AIDS Conference on Friday, 8 April 2016, at Gugu Dlamini Park. The AIDS conference will be hosted by eThekwini Municipality in partnership with the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government on 18-22 …

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Albert Luthuli – Explore his home…

Things to do in Durban

    Things to do in Durban – Why not walk in the footsteps of one of Africa’s greatest leaders? Chief Albert John Mvubi Luthuli Things to do in Durban – visit Chief Albert Luthuli’s House – a monument to the man that was Africa’s first Nobel Peace Prize Laureate  …

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Durban’s own world class mixologist creates Simple Truth

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Nicolas Crouse is the hot new talent to break onto the scene, being the youngest mixologist to win the Bacardi Legacy competition in South Africa. The Durban based mixologist has been perfecting his craft over the last 3 years and is currently based at Umhlanga cocktail bar Lucky Shaker. Nicolas …

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Things to do in Durban: Logos Hope Gathers People

Things to do in Durban

More great things to do in Durban as Logos Hope has made her first ever visit to the city! Today saw the official opening of the worlds largest floating book fair, and she will be open to the public until the 3rd of April 2016. Logos Hope is more than …

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Logos Hope’s first visit to South Africa

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Logo’s Hope Floating Book Fair, the world’s largest floating book fair will be in Durban Harbour as a part of their first South African Tour. Logos Hope, the world’s largest floating book fair, will soon make her first ever visit to South Africa. Many may still remember Doulos, Logos Hope’s …

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New Images: Tower Proposed for Durban

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Durban Iconic Tower – Take another look at the spectacular tower proposed for Durban; Durban Iconic Tower No final decision has been made regarding the development and it is still in the proposal phase. A consultation process with affected communities and stakeholders is expected to begin next week and will …

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Tallest Building in Southern Hemisphere Proposed in Durban

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A catalytic project concept was presented to members of the Economic Development and Planning Committee today, 9 March 2016, regarding the proposed Durban Iconic Tower. No final decision has been made regarding the development and it is still in the proposal phase. A consultation process with affected communities and stakeholders …

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