eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality is a metropolitan municipality created in 2000 that includes the city of Durban, South Africa and surrounding towns. (Zulu for Durban: eThekwini, from itheku meaning “bay/lagoon”)
eThekwini is an economic powerhouse in the KwaZulu-Natal province and very popular for local and international tourism, in fact it’s one of the major centres of tourism because of the city’s warm subtropical climate and extensive beaches. Durban is also famous for being the busiest port in South Africa, which brings a lot of commerce to the city.
This website will be a resource and source of information on business and tourism in Durban and the eThekwini Municipality
This website is no longer managed by the eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality