News and Speeches for Department of Economic Development and Tourism | Western Cape Government

News and Speeches for Department of Economic Development and Tourism

Minister David Maynier congratulates Provincial Lilizela Award Winners

16 September 2019

The Western Cape tourism industry was celebrated on Friday, 13 September with Provincial Minister for Finance and Economic Opportunities, David Maynier, congratulating winners and finalists of the Provincial Lilizela Tourism Awards 2019 at a red-... Read More

Minister Maynier welcomes trade agreement with the United Kingdom

11 September 2019

We welcome today’s announcement by Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel, that an agreement has been reached with the United Kingdom to roll over the European Union Economic Partnership Agreement.   Read More

Media Release: Applications now open for Tourism Funding

3 September 2019

In celebration of Tourism Month, the Department of Tourism announces the opening of the final application window in the current budget cycle for the Tourism Transformation Fund (TTF) and the Green Tourism Incentive Programme (GTIP). Read More

Minister David Maynier welcomes World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa

30 August 2019

As the Western Cape Government we welcome the delegates attending the World Economic Forum Read More

Media Release: Kaashifah Beukes appointed as Saldanha Bay IDZ-LC CEO

22 August 2019

After an extensive recruitment process, the Board of the Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone Licensing Company SOC Ltd (SBIDZ-LC) and the Provincial Minister for Finance and Economic Opportunities, David Maynier, are pleased to announce the... Read More

Media Release: July is Savings Month

5 July 2019

July is savings month in South Africa. Read More

South African Cheese Festival promotes local agricultural produce

26 April 2019

The annual South African Cheese Festival, which celebrates some of the Western Cape’s finest agricultural produce, takes place at Sandr Read More

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