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Cape Town's water crisis: driven by politics more than drought

2017-12-14 08:25

Had systems in national government been running smoothly, Cape Town’s water crisis could have been mitigated, writes David Olivier.

The Western Cape wants to increase vehicle licence fees: Have YOUR say!

2017-12-07 13:02

The Western Cape government is proposing to increase motor vehicle licence fees by an average of 4.5% in order to 'build, upgrade and maintain' the province's roads.

Fancourt launches first new residential development in 10 years

2017-11-27 16:20

The Fancourt golf estate in George on the Garden Route has announced its first residential release in over a decade, namely a new phase of vacant stands.

MAP: Top 10 hijacking hotspots and worst crime areas in Cape Town

2017-11-20 14:45

Hijackings have increased by 8.3% in the Western Cape according to the latest crime stats. We take a look at the 10 hijacking and worst crimes areas in the Western Cape.

The new Audi RS 5: 'Like a bomb exploding in a velvet glove'

2017-11-15 14:39

Audi's ditched its old RS 5's V8 engine for a lighter V6 biturbo, producing more than 330kW in the new coupe... Sean Parker experienced the coupe along some glorious Western Cape roads.

From poverty to prominence

2017-11-05 05:59

Dancer Mthuthuzeli November grew up in Xolani township, Western Cape. At first he starting dancing to support his mother, but now he’s a star.

Table grape farmers worry about drought

2017-10-05 06:00

While the SA Table Grape Industry is concerned about the impact of the drought in the Western Cape, it still expects a harvest in line with the average.

Over 2 million birds now dead in Western Cape's worst bird flu outbreak

2017-10-02 17:42

The impact of avian influenza on the province's economy is estimated to be in the region of R800m.

Airbnb pilot programme helps to empower SA communities

2017-09-27 14:42

Airbnb has launched a pilot programme to economically and socially empower South African communities where access to tourism is not always easy.

Western Cape construction still contributes to economy

2017-09-26 15:45

The Western Cape's construction industry seems to have escaped the effects of SA's downturn, says the Master Builders Association of the Western Cape.

 

Firefighters battle to control Bainskloof Pass fire

2017-12-10 10:39

Firefighters are battling to put out a fire raging through orchards and olive groves in the Bainskloop Pass area of the Cape Winelands on Sunday.

Semigration, not real growth, may be driving W Cape economy - expert

2017-12-02 11:00

Growth in the Western Cape is perhaps being driven more by semigration than by real new economic growth, says the chair of a property development forum.

Bird flu: W Cape set to get poultry sector going again

2017-11-26 18:20

There have been no new infections of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in the Western Cape, according to the provincial government.

We drive the Stelvio... Alfa Romeo's first SUV

2017-11-18 15:15

Alfa Romeo may be a tad late to the SUV game, but does that mean they've had time to build a proper dynamic car? Sean Parker drove the newcomer in the Western Cape.

Residents celebrate as rain hits Western Cape towns

2017-11-14 14:59

Rain has hit parts of a drought-stricken Western Cape, with residents taking to social media to share videos and images of the downpour.

Christmas in Cape Town despite the drought?

2017-10-20 08:12

Is it morally wrong for Joburgers to go to Cape Town over the December holiday and use what little water resources there's left, asks Howard Feldman.

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We need to deal with the workings of the party - Maimane on DA suspensions in CT

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the aim of the party is to focus on issues and make sure the Cape Town caucus works as a collective, following the brief suspension of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille and mayoral committee member JP Smith.

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GoMetro secures R100m export deals in UK

2017-09-27 16:20

GoMetro, a Cape Town-based business, has secured export deals worth more than R100m following a Western Cape Government trade mission earlier this year.

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Zuma AND Zille are guilty of state capture - Ehrenreich

Cosatu Western Cape secretary Tony Ehrenreich spoke to News24 on the morning of the nationwide #CosatuStrike, predicting at least 10 000 workers on the streets of Cape Town to protest against what he is calling national AND provincial state capture. Watch.

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Truck crushes car, killing two on N1 in Cape Town

Two men died on the N1 at the Koeberg interchange in Cape Town, after a truck overturned and landed on the roof of the vehicle they were travelling in.

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