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  • Purchase a print of the Seven Magnificent Tuskers of the Kruger National Park by Vanessa Lomas

    We are very excited to invite all our members to join us and the Good Neighbour Foundation (GNF) in a national campaign to fight poaching (particularly rhino and elephant poaching) in the Kruger National Park. The project is a joint effort by Chambers of Commerce near the Kruger National Park … more »


  • Gate quotas in effect for day visitors at the Kruger National Park over the school holidays

    The day visitor quota for the Kruger National Park is a management tool that’s used to maintain the park’s carrying capacity. It is in place throughout the year, but generally only needs to be applied over long weekends and holidays due to the volume of park visitors. Pre-booked day visitors … more »


  • It is public participation season – do your bit as an active citizen!

    This is definitely the season of public participation, the time of the year when all government departments and municipalities are drafting their budgets, plans and policies for the next financial year. This newsletter is dedicated to inform our members about these processes and to ask for input. We cannot criticize … more »


  • Request for information in terms of the Municipal Property Rates Act

    In terms of Section 42 of the Local Government:  Municipal Property Rates Act No. 6 of 2004, the Municipal Valuer may require the owner or person in charge of any property in the Municipal Are to provide information, as may be requested by the Municipal Valuer, of any building or … more »


  • Annual Tariff increase at Mpumalanga nature reserves

    The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) will, with effect from 1 November 2017, implement an increase in its tariffs (including the entry and accommodation fees) at its various nature reserves around the province. This increase will go a long way in addressing some of the infrastructure maintenance challenges experienced … more »


  • New Customs Act Programme Communique: Roadshows

    Throughout the year, high-level discussions have been taking place about how best to implement the Acts, keeping in mind system development and stakeholder readiness. It is important that the legislation is understood and all components required to deliver the Acts are built before they embark on implementation. They will focus … more »


  • Nelspruit CID monthly newsletter – June 2017

    In this newsletter: Using water wisely; Keeping it clean; Informal traders:  By-laws revisited… Download newsletter:  June 2017    


  • TECHNO GIRL PROGRAMME NEEDS BUSINESSES FOR SHORT JOB SHADOWING

    The job shadowing work place experience and a post school alumni programme are the initiatives of a unique public private partnership, conducted under the banner of Techno Girl. Techno Girl is a major contributor to the growth of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) skills in SA, and they are … more »


  • Mozambican toll tariffs to be adjusted

    Following confirmation from the Mozambican government, toll tariffs on the N4 Toll Route in Mozambican will be adjusted on 1 July 2017.   The toll adjustments will be applicable to both Trans African Concessions’ (TRAC) Moamba and Maputo Plazas, and will apply to all gazetted vehicle classes as follows: Class … more »


  • Comments invited on City of Mbombela’s Vision 2030

    The newly approved City of Mbombela Vision 2030 document is available for comment and we invite input from our members to present to the City officials. This  Vision  2030  Strategy  is  a  culmination  of  various  engagements  and  inputs with  role  players within and outside of the municipality. The incorporation of … more »