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Western Cape Government

Western Cape Government

Welcoming Alert Level 3 and opening of the construction sector to save jobs

We firmly believe that if done responsibly, the economy in the Western Cape can open up while preventing the spread of Covid-19, and we are committed to supporting businesses through this crisis.

Expanding e-commerce under Alert Level 4 will help small businesses

The sector employees at least 40 000 people in South Africa, and given the fact that e-commerce can facilitate trade with minimal human interaction, it could potentially employ a lot more if allowed to expand under Alert Level 4.

We will support businesses to open safely in the Western Cape

We firmly believe that if done responsibly, the economy in the Western Cape can open up while preventing the spread of Covid-19.

Western Cape businesses have made their voices heard on the Covid-19 Risk Adjusted Strategy

Media release by David Maynier, Western Cape Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities.

Feedback requested on your experience in applying for business support programmes

The Covid-19 pandemic and associated lockdown measures are placing an enormous strain on our economy and on our business community. In a bid to provide a degree of economic relieve, national government launched a suite of business support programmes, targeting various sectors and segments of the economy (please see the list here).

Saldanha Bay IDZ lands new investments

The Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone (SBIDZ) has signed three new investment agreements worth R300-million, bringing the total number of signed investors to eleven.

Western Cape economic growth rate exceeds expectation

The positive growth rate in the Western Cape shows that this is a great place to invest and we will do everything we can to support businesses despite the challenging environment.

Red Tape Reduction Unit makes it easier to do business in the Western Cape

The Red Tape Reduction Unit was established by DEDAT in 2011. Its main objective was to remove bureaucratic blockages to make it easier and more cost-effective to do business in the Western Cape.

Task team established to urgently address congestion issues at the Port of Cape Town

The task team have ten priority issues to deal with, ranging from a shortage of cranes to traffic flows and effective communications throughout the logistics chain. Synchronisation of working hours in the logistics chain will also be addressed.

Audit results confirm Western Cape the top performing province in South Africa

Key highlights from the Auditor General’s PFMA 2018-19 Consolidated General Report.

Investment Projects

SEZ development to be a platform for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation

An area of 1220 ha has been identified for the development of this state-of-the-art center of excellence for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation.

Major opportunities in mining and upstream manufacturing in the textile industry

Investment opportunities also exist in the manufacturing of electronic and automotive components as well as tourism, high-value agriculture and micro, small and medium enterprises in various sectors.

Business Park well underway in Durban to offer central base of operations

Phase 1 (30 ha) has gone through all land preparation processes, including necessary approvals and earthworks construction currently underway.

Business Opportunities

Diamond cutting and polishing company in Kimberley delivers superior quality

Outclass Crystallized Gems is part of the “Young Diamantaires Program”, which is run by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses and a member of the Diamond Dealers Club of South Africa.

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Posh London wines, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Posh London wines are produced at GWK Landzicht Farms located in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.
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