Iconic link for Tour of Good Hope
The Bestmed Tour of Good Hope will have a direct link to one of the world’s most iconic figures when the stage race is hosted by the Drakenstein Correctional Centre situated between Paarl and Franschhoek next year. The facility, previously known as the Victor Verster Prison, made international headlines... Read more
Cape Town is Africa and Middle East’s best city
Cape Town has been named “Best City in Africa and the Middle East” in the esteemed Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards for 2017. The award underscores the city’s consistent favour with world travellers, providing even more exposure to a global audience. Cape Town placed 8th overall on “World’s... Read more
Bank offers relief to Western Cape
Standard Bank notes perceptions that our donation to support victims of the Western Cape fires unfairly benefits wealthy people or whites.  These perceptions are incorrect. In fact, our R10 million donation is divided as follows: R5 million to Gift of the Givers to provide humanitarian relief to those left... Read more
UCT student’s conservation-themed entry wins
Great architectural design is sustainable design. It is a design which ensures that the built environment complies with the principles of social, economic and ecological sustainability. It requires skill and sensitivity on the part of the architect. This was evident in full measure during the regional rounds of the... Read more
CAPE TOWN  features among the world’s top Tech Cities according to a recent report by global property giant, Savills. Ranked number 22 in the report, which is entitled ‘Tech Cities 2017’, Cape Town, along with Santiago and Buenos Aires, is recognised as a major tech hub with potential as... Read more
  Despite increased political and financial volatility in South Africa, its cities fell within the top 100 of the world’s highest quality of living and remain attractive destinations for expanding business operations and sending expatriates on assignment, according to Mercer’s 19th annual Quality of Living survey. Durban (87) ranked the highest... Read more
THE University of Cape Town (UCT) has issued an urgent request for property owners in the areas surrounding the campus to take in student lodgers. While the university is able to accommodate to 6,700 students in residences, it is unable to meet student need – leaving many without suitable... Read more