Durban (Zulu:eThekwini, from itheku meaning "bay/lagoon") is the largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. After Johannesburg, the Durban Metropolitan Area ranks second among the most populous urban areas in South Africa, virtually ex-aequo with Cape Town. It is also the second most important manufacturing hub in South Africa after Johannesburg. It forms part of the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality. Durban is famous for being the busiest port in South Africa. It is also seen as one of the major centres of tourism because of the city's warm subtropical climate and extensive beaches. The municipality, which includes neighbouring towns, has a population of almost 3.5million, making the combined municipality one of the biggest cities on the Indian Ocean coast of the African continent. The metropolitan land area of 2,292 square kilometres (885sqmi) is comparatively larger than other South African cities, resulting in a somewhat lower population density of 1,513/km2 (3,920/sqmi). It has the highest number of dollar millionaires added per year of any South African city with the number rising 200% between 2000 and 2014.
Cannabis is mostly used recreationally or as a medicinal drug. It may also be used as part of religious or spiritual rites. In 2013, between 128 and 232 million people used cannabis (2.7% to 4.9% of the global population between the ages of 15 and 65). In 2015, almost half of the people in the United States have tried marijuana, 12% have used it in the past year, and 7.3% have used it in the past month.
Durban — The trial is set to begin this week for the alleged ... In June, Nhlanhla Samkelo Mthembu, 31, was sentenced by the Durban RegionalCourt to 5 years direct imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to the theft of a motor vehicle belonging to a business in Mobeni, south of Durban.
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A year after welcoming its first cohort of MBA students, DurbanUniversity of Technology (DUT) business school will officially open its doors next month (August) ... When he arrived at DUT in 2020 from North West University business school, programmes were managed by a business studies unit elsewhere in the university.
Durban - KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has gone about his official business despite speculation about his future at the helm of the provincial government following the results at the ANCKZN elective conference ... children, which was held at the CruiseTerminal in Durban.
South Africa is a great tourism destination and the country is open for business,” the minister said ... Earlier this year, the minister attended the 2022 AfricanTravelIndaba at the ICC in Durban, which attracted investors and tourism businesses from across the continent and world.
Durban - Many South Africans rely on liquor businesses for their livelihoods, but with the recent mass shootings at taverns, these occupations are in jeopardy ... A tavern owner in Folweni, a township south of Durban, said that while this kind of recent violence has not happened there, he and other such business owners in the area are on high alert.
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“This is not about fighting anyone ... A long road ... Tammy Fry ... Fry’s products, which are manufactured in Durban, are sold by supermarket chains and other retailers in 28 countries ... Setbacks ... It is not our business objective.” ... The government, Fry says, should do what it can to support businesses like hers, which has 500 people working at its Durban factory.
Durban - As the province marks a year since the July unrest which brought about destruction for businesses across KwaZulu-Natal, the business sector has expressed both optimism and anxiety ...Despite the setbacks, the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) said it believed businesses were committed to rebuilding.
About 16 000 businesses were negatively impacted, placing 9 100 jobs at risk in Durban alone ... & MidlandsChamber of Business refuse to back down ... We will stand as the business community to get investors back into our province,” said CEO of the Durban Chamber Palesa Phili.