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Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Eastern Cape

Eastern Cape

World first at St George’s Park cricket ground in Port Elizabeth

South Africa’s oldest Test match cricket ground is the first ICC-compliant, LED-lit stadium and the first such stadium to be fitted with theatrics.

Nelson Mandela University has launched an Ocean Sciences Campus

A regional overview of the education sector in the Eastern Cape, with a focus on industry partnerships and collaboration.

The new Big Five in the Eastern Cape Province

The Eastern Cape is creating a new Big Five as maritime activities, renewable energy and tourism grow in importance to the provincial economy.

Coega selected from 3 500 SEZs around the world as a template of success

The Coega Special Economic Zone (SEZ), located in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, has been selected as one of seven examples of success out of thousands of SEZs around the world.
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Large water project planned for the Umzimvubu River

Several plans are under consideration to alleviate the water shortages facing the Eastern Cape’s towns and rural areas.

Foreign investors attracted to SEZs with infrastructure and support

Over the past 18 years the Coega SEZ has attracted 42 operational investors worth a combined investment value of R7-billion, and created 100 000 jobs.

Why ELIDZ is an attractive investment destination

Incentives are attracting new investors, as ELIDZ Chief Executive Officer, Mr Simphiwe Kondlo, explains.

Mpact opens state-of-the-art corrugated plant in Port Elizabeth

Investment of over R100-million geared towards fruit sector growth in Eastern Cape.

Stimulating the production and consumption of clean power in South Africa

POWERX is the pioneer in the trading of electricity in South Africa and is supplying various businesses with “green” power.

SA’s wind power hot-spot is creating new opportunities

A quarter of the projects so far approved in the REIPPPP programme have been allocated to the Eastern Cape with 91% of these being wind projects

Featured Investment Opportunities

The automotive industry gateway to sub-Saharan Africa

The Automotive Supplier Park in Gauteng offers an excellent manufacturing base, with access to logistics corridors and links to extensive distribution networks for efficient export and import of goods.

An ideal location for trade with African and Asian markets

Ideally located for companies who wish to harness business opportunities in the manufacturing and trade of light, high-value and time-sensitive products.

Retail node in popular tourist destination seeks investors

The retail node will be situated in close proximity to several scenic wonders such as God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, and the world renowned Blyde River Canyon.

Featured Business Opportunities

Africa Biomass Company services and products

Your caring family trading as world leaders in the wood chipping industry.

Studio Babelsberg, Mon Trésor Mauritius

Studio Babelsberg will offer world-class production facilities and services to international filmmakers and film and television producers on the island of Mauritius.

Is Bitcoin a legitimate investment resource?

Should Bitcoin be regarded as a legitimate or potentially profitable investment resource? Answering this question requires that we look into a few relevant factors.