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Northern Cape

Northern Cape

Mine revivals under way in iron ore, zinc and copper

Mining contributes 23.4% to the Northern Cape economy and makes up nearly 7% of South Africa’s total mining value.

Strategic location for solar component manufacturing and aircraft MRO

Ideally situated in relation to the SADC, offering attractive incentives especially for businesses in the renewable energy and aviation industries.

Tales from the Old Karoo

The short stories in this collection are all set in the old Karoo – in a place and time before tarred roads, television and the internet replaced horse-drawn carriages, steam-engine trains and fireside storytelling.

PPP opportunity in development of centrally located logistics hub

The project involves the development of a logistics hub in the town of De Aar that will incorporate a container terminal, agricultural warehouse and vehicle storage yard.

MeerKAT radio telescope inaugurated in South Africa – reveals clearest view yet of center...

After a decade in design and construction, this project of South Africa’s Department of Science and Technology has now begun science operations.

Topics to be covered at the 2018 Manufacturing Indaba Conference

Manufacturing Indaba 2018 will hold focused discussions for current manufacturing business owners.

Unique routes in the Northern Cape offer incredible variety to travellers

Tourists can hike along the ocean’s edge, surf sand dunes and star-gaze to their hearts’ content in the Northern Cape.

Project status report on new container terminal at Port of Walvis Bay

The project consists of the dredging and reclamation of 40 hectares of land offshore, on which a modern container terminal will be built.

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.

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.

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.