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Sunday, October 20, 2019
Free State

Free State

Logistics hub with a compelling investment proposition

Attractive incentives and good infrastructure make for a compelling investment proposition.

Voorspoed Mine enterprise and supplier development looks to the future

Whether it involves transporting workers to and from work, catering or maintenance, there is a great deal of work to be done that goes beyond the core business of diamond mining.

Incentives to do business and invest in the Free State

Available to investors, existing companies, entrepreneurs and co-operatives across many sectors.

Free State gas fields could feed new power stations

Data suggests that the Free State has 23-billion cubic feet of gas underground, but only exploration can confirm this.

Game industry set to boost the wider tourism sector

Tourism is one of the Free State’s fastest-growing economic sectors, with leisure and business tourism enjoying the best growth within the industry.

Manufacturing sector growth encouraged through regional industrial policy

The Regional Industrialisation Policy is being reviewed to ensure integration of infrastructure, bulk service provision, industrial sites and export and tax incentives to encourage investment in the manufacturing sector.

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.

Good foundation laid to bring FDI into local Special Economic Zones

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) is optimistic that South Africa’s Special Economic Zones (SEZs) will attract foreign direct investment (FDI).

The N8 Corridor: Linking communities and creating economic opportunities

The N8 Corridor is the focus of a range of initiatives which aim to improve connections, stimulate economic activity and improve the delivery of services and housing to Free State citizens.

Job-relevant training is key to economic growth

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

Featured Investment Opportunities

Investment opportunities in proposed bulk fuel storage and distribution facility

The project officially entered feasibility stage in early 2019, currently approaching the completion phase of the EIA.

Seeking investors for liquefied natural gas production facility

Tetra4 will produce liquefied natural gas (LNG) locally and sell it to transport companies, to reduce reliance on imported diesel.

City of Cape Town gears up to lease Granger Bay Boulevard site

The City of Cape Town is excited to present another enticing property development opportunity to the private sector in Green Point, Cape Town.

Featured Business Opportunities

Tech companies invited to showcase successful industry-startup collaboration at Mining Indaba

Applications are open to any technology company based, or operating, within the African continent that has a case study to share that showcases the successful adoption of an innovative mining technology solution.

What makes Cape Town such an ideal destination for industry and innovation?

What is it about this destination that attracts a diversity of locals and foreigners who want to live, work, study and play in a promising metropolis brimming with opportunity?

EPC and EPCM services for gas to power projects

Engineering and project management services including coordination, design, procurement, and construction management and execution offered.