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Sunday, December 15, 2019
Western Cape

Western Cape

Task team established to urgently address congestion issues at the Port of Cape Town

The task team have ten priority issues to deal with, ranging from a shortage of cranes to traffic flows and effective communications throughout the logistics chain. Synchronisation of working hours in the logistics chain will also be addressed.

“Ops Normal” and business as usual for Airlink

Airlink flights and schedule will continue to operate as normal regardless of South African Airways being placed in business rescue.

Establish your business in Africa’s tech hub

Cape Town has established itself as a key technology hub in Africa with a number of major companies launching their head offices in the city.

A gateway to employment, entrepreneurship and higher education

While not the largest college, False Bay has consistently been recognised as one of the best TVET colleges in South Africa for over 15 years.

The first Pan-African data science competition platform

In conversation with Celina Lee, co-founder and CEO of Zindi, a Cape Town based technology startup and the first Pan-African data science competition platform.

Calling all energy companies who can provide a solution to manufacturers

The Africa Energy Indaba is launching an Energy Solutions Pavilion, providing companies who have an energy solution that can support manufacturers with the opportunity to showcase their products.

Inspired by Social Responsibility and Traceability

SAMIL specialises in mohair-related products and has a fully integrated value chain including farming, processing, trading, yarn spinning and dyeing.

Continental free trade will galvanise African economies

Political will is a major component in the equation; an AfCFTA Business Forum has been established to allow for private sector engagement with the formulators of policy.

South Africa is alert to the growing opportunity offered by the maritime sector

The Oceans Economy is no longer just a concept talked about at conferences, it is a reality that is starting to have an impact on South Africa.

Audit results confirm Western Cape the top performing province in South Africa

Key highlights from the Auditor General’s PFMA 2018-19 Consolidated General Report.

Featured Investment Opportunities

Company producing eco-friendly drinking straws seeks funding for expansion

Far_Go Straws produces and distributes a range of stainless-steel, reusable, consumer-friendly straws. The company is currently in the process of adding bamboo straws to its product range.

Relocating logistics company seeks funding for upgrade and repair of facilities

Additional funding of R2-million is sought for the upgrading and minor repairs of existing facility in Special Economic Zone.

Northern Cape Metals Industrial Cluster now in implementation phase

The Cluster will be fully established through a development of four phases. Phase 1 is currently under development.

Featured Business Opportunities

Establish your business in Africa’s tech hub

Cape Town has established itself as a key technology hub in Africa with a number of major companies launching their head offices in the city.

South Africa is alert to the growing opportunity offered by the maritime sector

The Oceans Economy is no longer just a concept talked about at conferences, it is a reality that is starting to have an impact on South Africa.

FDC offers affordable rental rates for businesses

The property management and development unit of the FDC has a diverse property portfolio.