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Wednesday, December 19, 2018
North West

North West

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.

A vision and strategy for inclusive growth in North West Province

Current geological information illuminates vast amounts of minerals that are yet to be quantified.

Investment potential of the Platinum Province

Areas of investment that are expected to grow fastest include fuel cell technology, machinery for mining, energy generation and RE component manufacturing.

The cultural tourism sector is alive in North West

Three tourism strategies are set to inform the Arts Culture and Tourism (ACT) developmental agenda for the province.

Increase your export opportunities

Manufacturers and registered exporters are invited to participate in these international trade shows by means of National Pavilions.

Sustainable agriculture is gaining ground in North West

Various agri-processing plants are under construction in North West.

Development finance and SMME support

Public and private sector funding is available for entrepreneurs.

Mining in North West: 2017 overview

There are nearly 300 active mines in the North West and the sector contributes 31.3% of regional gross domestic product. A large number of...

Villages, townships and small ‘dorpies’ are the focus of development

Plans are in place to boost economic growth in the North West’s smaller towns and areas previously neglected.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Tourism-related potential around Heyshope Dam

Heyshope Dam has a reputation as one of South Africa's best bass fishing destinations.

A-grade logistics facilities available near Port of Durban

The development will comprise 358 000 m² of A-grade warehousing space as well as large yards and office space.

Prime ocean-view, mixed use development opportunity

The last prime ocean-view, greenfield development opportunity in the uMhlanga region. Completed private sector real estate investment totals R3.5-billion with a further R1.7-billion currently under construction.

Featured Business Opportunities

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.

Skilled technicians for the automotive and allied industries

The Trade Test Centre in the Rosslyn hub services the automotive industry as a whole and forms part of the full value chain of training, testing and certification for trades.

Conference facilities at the AIDC’s Automotive Supplier Park

The 4-Star graded Conference Centre caters for small meetings to large conferences (10 - 230 delegates) and offers a range of conference packages, which include catering, facilities and equipment.