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Thursday, September 19, 2019
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

Huge potential for business and investment in the Cape West Coast region

The West Coast District has many competitive advantages and offers investment and business opportunities in a variety of sectors, unique to each part of the region.

Urban densification corridor offers mixed use investment proposition

The C3 Corridor is a road infrastructure project aimed at supporting the IRPTN and thereby densifying uses along the transportation corridor.

Kathu Industrial Park provides significant opportunities for the private sector

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

Featured Business Opportunities

Why now is the time to invest in a farming business in Africa

The variety and diversity in the agriculture sector in Africa has made it an attractive option to a lot of entrepreneurs. If you’re looking to get into the framing industry, now is the time.

Explore opportunities in the U.S. market (Cape Chamber event)

The Cape Chamber's International Trade desk in collaboration with the U.S. Commercial Service will be hosting an event to discuss the opportunities and benefits of investing in the United States.

Find the best EPC and EPCM services for your gas to power project

Engineering and project management services including coordination, design, procurement, and construction management and execution offered.