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Sunday, April 22, 2018
Northern Cape

Northern Cape

Khobab and Loeriesfontein wind farms begin powering 240,000 homes

The wind farms have announced the commencement of their 20-year commercial operations, a milestone they have achieved on schedule, on budget and without a single lost-time incident.

Oceans Economy – priority projects in the Northern Cape

The Northern Cape has a coastline of 313 km but the economic value of this asset has barely been touched.

Diversifying South Africa’s energy mix

Two recent reports have concluded that South Africa’s grid could be flexible enough, and renewables supported by gas could provide base load.

Job-relevant training is key to economic growth

SAMSA is investigating the feasibility of establishing specialist maritime schools in South Africa’s coastal provinces.

SATI releases first crop estimate for 2017-18 season

The first Crop Estimate for the 2017/18 table grape season is estimated to be between 58,9 million and 63 million 4.5 kg equivalent cartons.

Space for growth in South Africa’s largest province

The province is unique in many ways and offer visitors and organisations a variety of options to explore.

Extreme testing like nowhere else

Hot days and straight roads make the Northern Cape the perfect place for testing the world’s best cars.

Listening to the universe… in the Karoo

The world’s largest and most powerful radio telescope the world has ever seen is under construction.

Stimulating the economy with small harbour development

South Africa’s four coastal provinces have as many as 50 potential and existing unproclaimed harbours.

Khobab wind farm celebrates all turbines in place

Khobab Wind Farm has announced the completion of all 61 wind turbine installations, more than two weeks ahead of schedule, on 8 September 2017.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Opportunities in the Botswana cargo, freight and logistics industry

Botswana has committed significant investment to develop new and revitalise existing transport corridors making use of road, rail, airports, dry ports and one-stop border posts.

University development: establishing East-U

Strategic partnership opportunity to develop the proposed Ekurhuleni Applied Sciences and Technology University (East-U), which is being conceptualized as a new-generation university.

Catalytic and strategic investment projects in the City of Tshwane

Tshwane lies in the northern quadrant of Gauteng and is centrally positioned on two major arteries of the Southern African region. Herewith 15 projects in this prime business region.

Featured Business Opportunity

Infrastructure priorities in Bergrivier Municipality

Infrastructure development especially around the local harbours will create future opportunities for commercial and retail businesses.

Partnering for a bright future in the City of Ekurhuleni

The City of Ekurhuleni invites all stakeholders to join hands in taking the City to new heights.

Wesgro launches plan to boost Cape economy in 2018/19

Wesgro set out how it plans to maximise opportunities for the Cape in line with its key mandates of tourism, trade, investment and film promotion.