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2018 World Congress of Audiolo..

Cape Town and the Western Cape is gearing up to welcome for the first time the Biennial World Congress of the International Society of Audiology 2018, scheduled to take place from the 29th to the 31st of October....more

Recent Trade mission to Nigeri..

Earlier this month Wesgro’s Trade Unit embarked on a mission to Nigeria – as a result 10 declarations have been signed with an estimated economic impact of R328 Million over the next 5 years, with the potential to create 75 jobs in the Western Cape....more

Visa Relaxation: step in the r..

Wesgro - Cape Town and the Western Cape's Official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency - welcomes the amendments announced today by the Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba, to the existing visa regime....more

W12 Future of Water Conference..

Save Our Schools Non-Profit Organisation and the Cape Town and the Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division at Wesgro, is excited to announce a first of its kind W12 Future of Water Conference, secured to take place in May 2019....more

Cape Town Air Access named run..

Cape Town’s Air Access initiative was named runner up for the Destination Marketing award at the annual World Routes 2018 Marketing Awards, which took place at the China Import and Export Fair in Guangzhou last night...more

Cape Town ranked top financia..

Cape Town has been ranked the top financial centre in sub-Saharan Africa in the latest Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI24) by Z/Yen Partners and the China Development Institute....more

Kenya Airways adds additional ..

The Cape Town Air Access (CTAA) team is pleased to announce the launch of two additional direct flights to Nairobi operated by Kenya Airways, launching on the 20th of November....more

Cape Town & the Western Cape t..

Touching down in Canada this week for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is Cape Town and the Western Cape's Film and Media Promotion Unit - in a bid to promote the Cape as the preferred film destination in the industry....more

Western Cape strengthens ties ..

The recently established Angola – South Africa Chamber of Commerce and Industry known as CACIAAS met with Wesgro CEO Tim Harris to sign a Memorandum of Understanding – encouraging the sharing of business support services between Angola and the West...more

Western Cape’s 1st Halal missi..

Ten Western Cape companies, accompanied by Wesgro, are taking part in the 19th edition of the Specialty and Fine Food Fair 2018 taking place at the Olympia Exhibition Centre in London....more

2024 International Astronomica..

The Cape Town and the Western Cape Convention Bureau, a division at Wesgro, is proud to announce that Cape Town has been selected to host the 2024 International Astronomical Union General Assembly....more