Western Cape

Towards $3trn: Halal tourism by the numbers

2018-10-21 19:45

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.

Cape Town, Western Cape to enhance multi-billion halal tourism sector

2018-10-15 16:24

Muslim tourists are likely to wield major spending power in the next 15 years, says Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille - so Cape Town and the Western Cape plan to reposition as specialist tourist destinations for Islamic followers.

How a solar plant is changing the fortunes of a small-town economy

2018-10-14 17:43

The railway town of Touwsrivier in the Western Cape no longer has a thriving economy - but residents, local government and others aren't taking that lightly.

WATCH: This hard-hitting SA ad says speeding is a 'form of abuse' - #ManUpSlowDown

2018-08-09 18:09

'Sadly, women are often the victims of male drivers who speed: it can be a form of abuse, especially when women are injured as a result,' says the Western Cape transport department as it releases another hard-hitting road safety ad.

The Mercedes-Benz V-Class is luxury on wheels ready to make any weekend a lavish one

2018-07-11 05:30

What better way to spend a lavish long weekend away than to pile the family into the cavernous and head for the Endless Vineyards Boutique Lodge on the Wildekrans Wine Estate near Bot River? The Mercedes-Benz V-Class is the answer, writes Ferdi de Vos.


2018-07-03 12:00

While many were cooped up indoors trying to keep warm as snow fell in some parts of the Western Cape, local celebrity chef Siba Mtongana and her lovely family were out and about enjoying themselves in the unusual weather.

'Black brain drain': Western Cape vows to do more to retain talent and be welcoming

2018-06-01 08:00

The Western Cape Government and Wesgro weigh in on the headline-making reasons given by a young black professional who decided to leave Cape Town for Johannesburg.


2018-05-27 16:00

Nine people were shot dead and three others injured in alleged taxi violence in the Western Cape, police said on Saturday.


2018-05-17 18:30

GIVEN the demand for housing across Cape Town, property owners are increasingly taking advantage of the opportunity by converting buildings into rental units.

Cape brands suffered from Day Zero, De Lille fallout, officials admit

2018-05-04 22:18

Economic Opportunities MEC Alan Winde says despite resilience, the Western Cape Province and the City of Cape Town must work decisively to maintain their brands as a city and as a province.


WATCH: Strong winds whip Western Cape, blow truck over

2018-10-20 13:00

Strong winds whipping the Western Cape blew a truck over in Klawer on Saturday morning, provincial traffic officials confirmed.

7 ways communities must think differently about lasting investment to see real change

2018-10-15 09:57

Want to ensure investments create a meaningful and lasting impact on communities? These 7 ways may be how.

Alan Winde: I've got big shoes to fill

2018-09-20 15:21

As premier of the Western Cape he will have big shoes to fill but with almost two decades in government, he's got the track record to prove that he's up to the challenge, says Alan Winde.


2018-07-31 11:21

Local singer, actress and television presenter Nandi Madida has slammed Western Cape Premier Helen Zille for a tweet regarding the recent passing of Professor Bongani Mayosi.

From one 'gatvol' Capetonian to another

2018-07-06 08:43

If ever there was a stark reminder of how effective apartheid was, and still is on the psyche, it is the attitudes of residents of the Western Cape towards one another, writes Estrelita Moses.

Jobs: What we must learn from the Western Cape

2018-07-01 06:02

National government must drop the rhetoric and follow in the province’s footsteps to reverse the soaring level of unemployment, writes Mmusi Maimane.

Drakenstein rated most financially healthy municipality in Western Cape

2018-05-29 17:41

Drakenstein Municipality has officially been rated the most financially healthy municipality in the Western Cape by National Treasury.

Land owners agree to sell amid protests

2018-05-17 22:00

The owners of Schulphoek in Hermanus have agreed to sell land, that was once destined for a luxury development, back to the government for homes for Zwelihle residents, Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela said on Thursday.

Western Cape wine harvest smaller, but better

2018-05-09 17:05

Despite challenging drought conditions, and bouts of frost in certain areas, this year’s wine grape harvest has the potential to produce excellent wines.

Why being corrupt is harder than you think – and why that should worry you

2018-05-02 08:46

A red tape forest of rules has been created to prevent corruption in government. This is why I am amazed at how people get away with corruption in South Africa, writes Helen Zille.

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