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Mother City to host Agritech c..

Cape Town and the Western Cape Convention Bureau, together with the support of the South African National Convention Bureau, are proud to announce that the Mother City will play host to Agritech Africa 2020, organised by Kenes Exhibitions....more

Mother City to host Agritech c..

Cape Town and the Western Cape Convention Bureau, together with the support of the South African National Convention Bureau, are proud to announce that the Mother City will play host to Agritech Africa 2020, organised by Kenes Exhibitions....more

A final push to drive FDI to C..

This week Wesgro’s Investment Promotion (IP) Unit will be shoring up investor confidence in the Netherlands, whilst the Agribusiness Investment Unit will be in India, in a final push to drive Foreign Direct Investment from these two important mark...more

Cape Tech Start-up Sector Esta..

Yesterday the tech start-up sector in the Western Cape came together to establish a panel of volunteers to raise the sector’s collective voice in the national policy dialogue regarding the immigration system....more

Tourism promotion in Knysna on..

Today, Wesgro exco members visited Knysna and Sedgefield to review the work done after the first month of the contracted relationship with local government to provide local tourism promotion for Knysna municipality....more

RwandAir increases capacity fo..

RwandAir has announced that between 28 November 2018 and 14 January 2019, it will be introducing the Airbus A330-200 to support an additional 88 seats per flight in a response to the popular demand for the direct service from Kigali via Harare to Cap...more

Amazon announces major new inv..

Cape Town and the Western Cape welcomes Amazon’s announcement today of a significant new investment into the establishment of three data centres in Cape Town. Amazon is one of the world’s largest companies, recording $1 trillion market cap last month....more

Cape Town & the Western Cape l..

The Nowhere Does it better Campaign is a collaborative industry initiative driven by Wesgro, Western Cape Government, City of Cape Town, South African Tourism (SAT), Cape Town Tourism, Southern Africa Tourism Services Association (SATSA), FEDHASA,...more

AviaDev returns to the Mother ..

Cape Town Air Access - a partnership between the City of Cape Town, Western Cape Government, Wesgro, Cape Town Tourism, South African Tourism, Airports Company South Africa and private sector partners – and the Cape Town and the Western Cape Conventi...more

Cathay Pacific commences non-s..

Cape Town Air Access - a partnerhsip between the City of Cape Town, Western Cape Government, Wesgro, Cape Town Tourism, South African Tourism, Airports Company South Africa and private sector partners - contributed to the facilitation of the newly la...more