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Africa's Busiest and Largest Ports ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Subscribe to our YouTube channel : https://goo.gl/oHL7nB ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ With over 90% of Africa’s imports and exports conducted by sea, there is an increasing need for innovation and development in the field of maritime. Africa covers about 6% of the earth’s total surface. With 38 of its 54 states either coastal or insular in nature, Africa has over a hundred port facilities, a few of which handle 6% of the worldwide water-borne cargo traffic and about 3% of the world’s container traffic. With over 90% of Africa’s imports and exports conducted by sea, research conducted by Jovago.com reveals the 7 harbours/ports that stand out strategically across the region. Durban, South Africa Port of Durban as popularly...
Logos Hope's first visit to South Africa began in Durban and was a great start to this five port tour of the nation with many opportunities to bring knowledge, help and hope. After the time open to the public the vessel is undergoing the annual dry dock for maintenance.
At the World Economic Forum on Africa 2017 held in Durban in the first week of May, top names and faces from the world of business and prominent leaders gathered under the same roof to discuss how the continent can grow and prosper. CNBC Africa joined the Minister of Public Enterprises, Lynne Brown on a tour of the Port of Durban, the continent's biggest and busiest port run by Transnet, the transport umbrella of South Africa.
Port Elizabeth, South Africa (HD) Tours - South Africa Vacation Travel Videos HD, World Travel Guide http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=World1Tube Port Elizabeth or The Bay (Zulu: Bhayi; Xhosa: iBhayi; Afrikaans: Die Baai) is one of the largest cities in South Africa, situated in the Eastern Cape Province, 770 km (478 mi) east of Cape Town. The city, often shortened to PE and nicknamed "The Friendly City" or "The Windy City", stretches for 16 km along Algoa Bay, and is one of the major seaports in South Africa. Port Elizabeth was founded as a town in 1820 to house British settlers as a way of strengthening the border region between the Cape Colony and the Xhosa. It now forms part of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality which has a population of over 1.3 milli...
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South African citrus fruit exporters are boycotting Spanish ports, as tensions flare up again over black spot disease. But European demand for citrus is growing and both sides are hoping for better relations. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SABCNewsOnline?lang=en Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SABCNewsOnline
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) at the Port of Ngqura has officially opened its world-class administration building, which represents an investment of R255 million into the economy of the Eastern Cape Province. The five storey administration building is named eMendi, in reference to the SS Mendi troopship that sunk in the English Channel 100 years ago carrying well over 800 servicemen, the majority of whom were black South Africans.
Source: https://www.spreaker.com/user/exploretraveler/ports-of-call-union-of-south-africa ExploreTraveler Presents https://exploretraveler.com Ports Of Call Union Of South Africa An obscure series from 1935 or 1936 in which each episode deals with a voyage to a different country where events of that country's history are dramatized. They each begin with the low moan of a tramp steamer's whistle and the announcement of the series title, followed by a musical interlude. -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Lobster man helping us choose the best and biggest Lobster available." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nachSlMSXnM -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
East London was the third port-of-call for Logos Hope in South Africa. The ships crew brought knowledge, help and hope to this community that faces challenges of unemployment, poverty and addiction. This port also featured the premiere showing of the new live stage performance of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe in the Hope Theatre!
(www.abndigital.com) When it comes to steering trade in Africa its ports play a key role. This increases the pressures on port and terminal managers to better the efficiency and reliability of their ports and their enterprises. Tsietsi Mokhele is the Chief Executive Officer of the South African Maritime Safety Authority and he joins ABN in studio with an overview of Africa's ports, touching on challenges that persist and future trends that should profit the region.
Most Dangerous Cities In Africa ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Subscribe to our YouTube channel : https://goo.gl/oHL7nB ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Numbeo.com has created to compare global cities based on relative levels of crime, safety, law, and order, we have ranked some of the most dangerous cities in Africa. Numbeo's multi-factorial analyses take into account such considerations as people feelings on the level of crime therein, recent changes in crime levels, safety walking alone, fears of muggings or robberies, vehicular security, perceived threat of assault and/or battery, being annoyed, harassed, insulted, or solicited by locals, racial, ethnic, and religious intolerance, and the threat of property theft. In many cases, these cities' relatively high danger levels are validated by ...
African port operators opened a new chapter of cooperation to enhance efficiency in the freight sector. The Durban harbour, In the KwaZulu Natal province of South Africa, saw several important agreements signed between Mozambique, Ghana and South Africa. Angelo Coppola has the details
The eastern cape in South Africa is in a spot of trouble. Unemployment figures are on the rise, the economy is stagnant, and growth opportunities are few and far between. It's really the export driven automotive sector which is the big local employer. So when state owned Transnet National Ports announced that it was planning to expand its operations in the port of Coega local business leaders got excited. Angelo Coppola has more.
10 Best Airports in Africa 2017 ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Subscribe to our YouTube channel : https://goo.gl/oHL7nB ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ Description:Top 10 Best Airports in Africa Some of the criteria used in the ranking include comfort, services, security and cleanliness as well as free wifi, pay-to-use lounges and budget-friendly food options. Cape Town International Airport was voted the best in Africa while The worst airport in Africa was Juba International in South Sudan. Here is the full list of the top 10 airports in Africa: 1) Cape Town International Airport 2) Kigali International Airport, Rwanda 3) Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam (Port Louis) International Airport, Mauritius 4) OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 5) Algiers Houari Boumediene Internationa...
(www.abndigital.com) According to the South African Maritime Safety Authority, 98% of South Africa's total import and export trade was carried by foreign ships last year with the country losing out on R45 billion in potential business. Out of 9 000 ships coming in and out of the country's ports every year, only one is registered with South Africa. ABN's Monique Senekal reports.
For more on this and other stories please visit http://www.enca.com/ From power plants to rail to ports, there is a massive building programme underway. But while you may have heard of it, very few have seen it. eNCA has been given access to some of the projects which -- when built -- will help drive this economy. The story continues in part two.
On this episode of Focus on Ports Nico Walters, GM, Strategy, Transnet National Ports Authority and Peter Major, Mining Consultant at Cadiz Corporate Solutions unpack the mining sector's relationship with South Africa's ports.
The Richards Bay industrial development zone (IDZ) has come up with a master plan aimed at attracting investments to one of South Africa's major deep water ports. Interview with Ike Nxedlana, chief executive of the Richards Bay IDZ on the business prospects brought forward by the 5th BRICS summit that was held in Durban. In 1968, the South African Government decided to build a deep-sea harbor at Richards Bay, about 180 kilometers north ofDurban. It today one the country's major commercial hubs. http://www.alqarra.tv/en/durbans-deep-water-port-a-gateway-to-the-brics/