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Northern Cape

Northern Cape

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.

Logistics Hub development seeks private sector partners

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.

SATI releases first crop estimate for 2017-18 season

The first Crop Estimate for the 2017/18 table grape season is estimated to be between 58,9 million and 63 million 4.5 kg equivalent cartons.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Waterfront development on the banks of the Vaal River

The project is at the start of the feasibility and business case phase.

Investment opportunities in the Northern Cape’s booming tourism sector

Adventure tourism continues to grow and investors are invited to explore opportunities in this booming industry.

Kathu Industrial Park (KIP) development invites private sector investors

The KIP development caters for all nature of tenant facilities, from large customised facilities through to smaller, economically efficient mini-factories.

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.

Grow your business in South Africa

Business South Africa offers companies a unique and effective means of engaging with the private sector and all levels of government in South Africa.

Become an owner of a Bandit wood chipper

Africa Biomass Company offers a whole range of Bandit wood chippers and is fully equipped and stocked to service and repair any Bandit machine anywhere in South Africa.