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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.

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.

Several advantages to investing in the Upington Special Economic Zone

Thobela Dikeni, CEO of the Upington SEZ, explains how climate and location enhance the value proposition.

Port and rail development invites private sector investors

Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) and multi-tiered sub-concessions available for this greenfield, deep-water port development comprising two berths, supported by a 550 km railway line.

Prime land available for solar component manufacturing facility

Special Economic Zone ideally situated in relation to the SADC, offering attractive incentives for investors.

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.

Featured Investment Opportunities

A fast-growing economy at the heart of Southern Africa

With a stable political system, real GDP growth rate of 4.3% (2016) and an adult literacy rate of 83% (World Bank), Botswana truly is an ideal investment destination.

Gateway business destination for trade with African and Asian markets

Located close to the airport, Business Gateway Mon Trésor Mauritius provides convenience for collecting, storage, break-bulk, packing, processing and forwarding of goods.

Be part of the automotive growth trajectory

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.

Featured Business Opportunities

Best available technology for minerals processing and emissions control

Lesedi provides systems for the capture of dust, tars, acid mists, SO2 and various other acidic gases and contaminants in the mining sector.

Africa Biomass Company services and products

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

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.