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R150 million of investment in ..

During the first quarter of 2018/19, the Agribusiness Investment Unit - funded by the Western Cape Department of Agriculture - assisted in landing investment projects amounting to R150 million. This will help create 300 new jobs in the agribusiness s...more

Eden District Municipality acc..

Eden District Municipality touches down in China today following the acceptance of an invitation from the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDS) to attend the Belt and Road Summit, taking place on 28 June in Hong Kong, China....more

Wesgro seeks to boost investme..

Wesgro’s Investment Promotion team met with the Matzikama Municipality this week to devise an implementation plan following the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) - in which the unit will seek to promote investment opportunities in ...more

Cape Town and the Western Cape..

Wesgro, Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency, has noted the statement by ratings agency, Moody’s, that the City of Cape Town’s water crisis is credit negative....more

The Cape has already secured R..

Wesgro – Cape Town and the Western Cape’s official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency – is pleased to announce that over the last eight months, our investment team has helped secure over R1.9 billion in committed investments emanating fro...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

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

Stellenbosch ranks third in Af..

Today Wesgro CEO Tim Harris, Mayor of Stellenbosch Gesie van Deventer and Minister of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde hosted an engagement with stakeholders and press from across the Cape Winelands region to discuss opportunities for investment in ...more