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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.

Development of logistics hub offers PPP opportunity and multi-tiered sub-concessions

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.

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

Reach all major markets on the globe via Africa’s busiest container port

Exceptional opportunities for organisations operating in supply chain management, warehousing, distribution via road, rail, air & maritime logistics platforms.

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.

Business compendium in Mauritius offers state-of-the-art infrastructure

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

Featured Business Opportunity

Benefits to tenants of the AIDC’s Automotive Supplier Park

Component manufacturers, suppliers and service providers to OEMs derive significant benefits from setting up operations in the Automotive Supplier Park.

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.

The 2019 business guide to the South African economy

Essential information about the main economic sectors of the South African economy and unique insight into topical issues and exciting new possibilities.