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Hotels pool resources to keep beachfront safe

Community Policing Forum 1

The Community Policing Forum is an initiative between the public and private sector to decrease crime in the entire Marine Parade precinct.  John Aritho, the General Manager (GM) of the Tsogo Sun Garden Court Marine Parade has noted that patrons of the hotel feel much safer and that the percentage …

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Durban Icc Achieves International Health And Safety Certification

Durban ICC

Ms. Lindiwe Rakharebe, Chief Executive Officer of the Durban International Convention Centre (Durban ICC), announced today that the Centre has achieved its OHSAS 18001 certification. “The certification affirms the Durban ICC’s commitment to Occupational Health and Safety,” she says. “The Centre has already successfully received its ISO9001 Quality Management, ISO22000 …

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Durban Ready for New Year Boom

Durban New Year

EThekwini is ready to welcome the scores of visitors, both locals and outside visitors, who will flock to the City’s beaches and other popular hangout spots to welcome the new year. The City expects the number of visitors to peak during this period and measures have been put in place …

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The winners! 2016 Illovo Café Society Awards

Niki Mkhize, Maarten Spoelstra, Marian Macaskill, Craig Charity, Abigail Ormsby

On Tuesday, 25th of October 2016, KwaZulu-Natal’s top coffee cafe owners and baristas gathered at the 2016 Illovo Café Society Awards at the Bellevue Café in Kloof. The event that has been proudly sponsored by Illovo Sugar SA for the past 16 years, the awards are a collaboration between Illovo …

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Essence Festival Durban – Passion, Inspiration & Power

Essence Festival Durban

Passion, Inspiration & Power These take centre stage at Africa’s first ever Essence Festival 2016 in Durban Tourism Month in Durban kicked off with the announcement of the first-ever Essence Festival Durban; a sister event to the annual Essence Festival New Orleans. The Essence Festival Durban will take place on …

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Talk about Brows! The Brow Bar Takes Over Durban

The Brow Queen Unaisa and her Durban team at The Brow Bar Durban Launch

It’s not often that Durban really has something to talk about when it comes to beauty and wellness, but wow do we ever have ourselves a conversation starter here! The Brow Bar Durban opened recently to much fan fare and excitement! A totally new concept for Durban, and not a minute …

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In celebration of superwomen: heroines will rise!

ECR Business Womens' Breakfast

Business Womens Breakfast: In acknowledgement of Women’s Month and in celebration of all Superwomen in KwaZulu-Natal, East Coast Radio has invited four of South Africa’s admired thought-leaders and trendsetters to share their insights in Durban. TV and media personality, Khanyi Dhlomo, entrepreneur, Vusi Thembekwyo, IT guru, Stafford Masie and FNB …

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Vodacom Durban July Weekend Set To Boost The Local Tourism Sector

Horse racing closeup action of jockeys horses on race track

The Vodacom Durban July, a prestigious annual event on Durban’s entertainment calendar, promises to be even better this year and inject approximately R1 billion into the KwaZulu-Natal economy. The City is expecting more than 2 million visitors to Durban, which will see the hotel occupancy rate averaging at 85 percent. …

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