Local project officer for local wind farm takes the reins and shows women the way
Ceres resident Gaylene Koopman, has taken on the key role of local Project Officer, for what will become the Western Cape’s newest wind farm. Women play an important part in the renewable energy industry, from construction management, engineering, health and safety management to administrative jobs. Perdekraal East Wind Farm,... Read more
International photographic exhibition
BRICS Media photographers honour Nelson Mandela through the eye of the lens  The BRICS Media Forum will be hosted in Cape Town on 18 and 19 July 2018.  Bringing together over 180 delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa, as well as other countries across the African continent,... Read more
W-Cape water restrictions to remain in place
The Western Cape Department of Water and Sanitation says the prevailing water restrictions will remain in force until dam levels reach more than 85% as a collective average of the dams in the Western Cape. According to the latest dam levels assessment of 09 July 2018, the combined average... Read more
Simon’s Town and Cape Point in the spotlight in latest tourism video
Cape Town Tourism showcases more of the spectacular natural and cultural experiences in the city, along with some history; from penguins, whales and ostriches to the graceful ships of the naval port, Simon’s Town and Cape Point come to life in this video. The goal of the Love Cape... Read more
Atlantis SEZ to be designated soon
The process of designating the Atlantis Special Economic Zone (SEZ) should be completed soon, says Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe. Speaking at Friday’s engagement session with business, the Deputy Minister said the designation of the SEZ in the Western Cape will be completed in two months. Deputy... Read more
Cape Town urges commuters to find other means of transport
The MyCiTi service in the City of Cape Town remains suspended as the nationwide bus strike is still ongoing. “After nearly three weeks of strike action it is still unclear when the deadlocked wage negotiations will be resolved,” the City of Cape Town said in a statement on Sunday.... Read more
MEC opens R90m Road D670
Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, on Tuesday launched a R90 million Road D670 rehabilitation project between Bronkhorstspruit and Ekangala, east of Tshwane. The 19km road project, wholly funded by the department, was completed eight months ahead of schedule. Road D670 is located north of Bronkhorstspruit towards... Read more
Cape Town Airport renaming process in full swing
President Nelson Mandela’s name is among the top names recommended for the renaming of Cape Town’s International Airport, Transport Minister Blade Nzimande said on Tuesday. “There are a number of names that have been put forward around the renaming of Cape Town International Airport. Some officially, others in the... Read more
Cape Town prepares for winter rainfall
The City of Cape Town’s Flooding and Storms Task Team has completed its annual flood risk assessment to mitigate the impact of severe weather episodes during the winter season. Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and Security and Social Services, Alderman Smith, said flooding is a known hazard in the... Read more
SA working on accelerating economic growth
President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday held discussions with Moody’s Investors Service representatives on the various initiatives underway to accelerate economic growth and create jobs. In the meeting held at Tuynhuys in Cape Town, President Ramaphosa described the new mood of hope, renewal and unity in South Africa and the... Read more