Towards $3trn: Halal tourism by the numbers

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Cape Town and the Western Cape want to specialise in halal tourism, with Muslim tourists expected to have $3trn in buying power by 2021. Tourism solutions could range from halal food to Muslim-friendly entertainment, clothing, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

De Lille gives replacement Dan Plato 'the benefit of the doubt'

2018-10-19 17:47

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille says she will give her replacement Dan Plato "the benefit of the doubt" to continue the work she did in her seven years of office.

De Lille demands apology from DA members who shared fake AG social media post

2018-10-12 18:56

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has given four DA members seven days to apologise for sharing a fake Auditor-General social media post claiming that adverse findings were made against her.

De Lille to sue for R1m defamation

2018-10-07 12:06

The NPA has decided not to prosecute Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, and she now intends to sue entrepreneur Anthony Faul for R1 million for defamation.

Incoming mayor Plato promises to fix '99% of problems' in Cape Town caucus by November

2018-10-01 12:54

Western Cape Community Safety MEC Dan Plato believes that most of the problems within the City of Cape Town's DA caucus will be resolved by his first day as Cape Town mayor.

Karate kid turned entrepreneur pays Patricia de Lille a visit

2018-09-27 20:04

Video clips and images tweeted from the mayor's Twitter account show 7-year-old Raees Jassiem enthusiastically demonstrating his karate skills.

Dan Plato to replace De Lille as Cape Town mayor

2018-09-18 13:42

Dan Plato will be the next mayor of Cape Town.

Cape Town mayor to be elected next month

2018-08-18 15:56

A new Cape Town mayor will be elected by the end of September, the Democratic Alliance, the DA says.

Western Cape MEC Madikizela out of the running for Cape Town mayor

2018-08-07 12:48

Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has taken himself out of the running for Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's post, saying he is already running for Western Cape premier.

De Lille resignation: Charges dropped. What now?

2018-08-05 14:42

After almost a year of public infighting, Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille and the DA have reached an agreement that will see her both resign as mayor, and have all internal charges against her dropped.


It wasn't going to change - De Lille reflects on 'abusive' DA city breakup

2018-10-21 09:30

Her battle with the DA was like an abusive relationship, Patricia de Lille says. And the best decision when caught in such a situation is to walk away, "because it's not going to change".

De Lille approves R4.5m for annual festive lights switch-on event

2018-10-17 14:42

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has approved a budget of R4.5m for the city's annual switching on of the festive lights.

De Lille to 'sue the hell out of' anyone who smeared her

2018-10-07 15:05

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille is on a mission to clear her name after the Hawks and NPA said they won't be prosecuting her for bribery.

Wheels of change: Women make their mark in Cape Town's transport industry

2018-10-07 09:08

Changing perceptions about what women are capable of doing is a difficult task, says Maria Dumekude, who started as a cleaner and now works as an auto electrician among her mostly male colleagues.

De Lille calls for forensic investigation into Foreshore auction

2018-09-30 16:44

Outgoing City of Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille has said that she had called for a forensic investigation into the controversial auctioning of a Foreshore site.

Plato to be Cape Town mayor for a second time

2018-09-18 18:17

Dan Plato is to be the holder of Cape Town's mayoral chain for the second time after the DA announced that he will be replacing former mayor Patricia de Lille.

Cape Town recognised as Africa's 'opportunity city' - De Lille

2018-08-20 07:17

While Cape Town has been recognised as an "opportunity city", Mayor Patrica de Lille says the true test for the city will be integrating all communities.

De Lille replacement: Zille confirms she's been approached, but wants to finish term as premier

2018-08-08 17:38

Reports say senior members of the DA's Cape Town caucus see Helen Zille as the ideal figure to lead the caucus following a fractious 18 months.

De Lille lining up civil litigation against 12 people

2018-08-06 16:14

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille says she is not finished with pursuing legal action against at least 12 individuals she claimed defamed her over the last six months.

'I smell a rat' - Lindiwe Mazibuko on DA's protracted De Lille saga

2018-08-01 12:19

The former DA leader noted that allegations of corruption against Patricia de Lille haven't been followed through and there has been no evidence of her alleged mismanagement.

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