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Wesgro signs MoU with Airbnb

Wesgro has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Airbnb which will see the agency partner with Airbnb on a number of initiatives aimed at positioning Cape Town and the Western Cape as the leading destination on the African continent for inn...more

NZ High Commission & Wesgro ho..

Today, the New Zealand High Commission, supported by Wesgro – Cape Town and the Western Cape’s Official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency - hosted its inaugural business brunch in Cape Town....more

Cape Town Air Access lines up ..

This week the team from Cape Town Air Access participated at the World Routes conference held in Barcelona and lined up three new non-stop flights to Cape Town International and two expansions. Details of the flights will be announced in due course....more

Visit by UK Secretary of State..

UK International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox, visited Cape Town yesterday. He engaged with key government and business partners on our shared South African and UK goals of accelerating trade and investment between South Africa and the UK....more

Wesgro trade missions bring hu..

Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official tourism, trade and investment promotion agency, would like to correct the regrettable insinuation in today’s lead story of the Cape Argus (12 September 2017) that trade missions do not benefit the ...more

Wesgro to promote the Western ..

This week Wesgro’s Chief Business Officer, Yaw Peprah, and Head of Film and Media Promotion, Monica Rorvik, will – on behalf of the agency – attend the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) to market Cape Town and the Western Cape to the inte...more

Western Cape comes out on top ..

Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape’s Official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, is encouraged by yet another excellent performance by the Western Cape in Stats SA’s latest Domestic Tourism Survey (DTS)....more

Cape Town and the Western Cape..

Cape Town and the Western Cape is open for tourism and is ready for a bumper peak season, which promises to be the best yet. International arrivals have grown by an unprecedented 27% year-on-year for the first half of 2017. Last year, the internation...more

Wesgro helps Cape Medical Devi..

Wesgro is proud to announce that the Western Cape Medical Devices Cluster has been awarded R7.9 million by the Department of Trade and Industry's (DTI) Cluster Development Programme (CDP)....more