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Date: 2021-10-04 06:11:05

Mayor Kaunda To Launch EThekwini Economic Council

MEDIA INVITATION

08 September 2020

MAYOR KAUNDA TO LAUNCH ETHEKWINI ECONOMIC COUNCIL

Dear valued member of the media,

EThekwini Municipality Mayor, Cllr Mxolisi Kaunda cordially invites you to the official launch of EThekwini Economic Council (EEC) on 09 September 2020.

The EEC will serve as a social compact, providing strategic advice on economic development, inclusive growth strategies and support to City Leadership. The forum consists of expert and cross-sectoral leaders from various sectors and business determined by public nomination to advice the Mayor and City Leadership on economic development, investment promotion, and ensuring that there is an enabling environment for business within the City.

Working in collaboration with Shape Durban and the City Planning Commission (CPC), the Council will also provide oversight on the development and implementation of the City’s Long-Term Plan as well as Economic Development Strategy and its annual review.

Among stakeholders to join Mayor Kaunda in this significant launch will be representatives from big business and corporates within the City, various business Chamber representatives, the KZN Growth Coalition and departmental sector representatives.

DETAILS OF THE EVENT ARE AS FOLLOWS:

DATE: 09 September 2020

TIME: 10h00 – 12h00

To join the Webinar, please follow this link: https://bit.ly/2R8BHAV​

Or

Follow the livestream @eThekwiniM on Facebook, Twitter or Youtube

Members of the media who wish to attend the event physically can RSVP Priah.dass@durban.gov.za. Due to regulations accreditation will be limited.

Ends.

Issued by eThekwini Municipality Communications Unit