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Minister Winde to Visit Western Cape Craft Producers

31 October 2012

On Thursday 1 November 2012, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Alan Winde will visit Craft Producers in Cape Town to highlight the economic and jobs growth potential of the Western Cape’s Craft Sector. Read More

Census 2011: Western Cape Leads in Basic Service Delivery, Employment and Education

30 October 2012

The 2011 census results released today reveal that the Western Cape has the lowest unemployment rate in the country, the best basic service delivery and the most people with access to education. Read More

Western Cape Tri-Annual Agricultural Summit

19 October 2012

The Western Cape Department of Agriculture will host the first Tri-annual Western Cape Agriculture Summit in Stellenbosch. Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, will be the guest speaker on the 22nd. Read More

The Sky is the Limit for the Western Cape’s Construction Sector

18 October 2012

The Western Cape’s construction sector has once again returned to growth. After experiencing a 0.6% decline in jobs during the global recession, in 2010, jobs in the construction sector rose by 1.1%. Read More

Minister Winde to Visit Cape Town’s Soon-to-be Tallest Building

17 October 2012

On Wednesday, 17 October 2012, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism Alan Winde will visit the construction site of Cape Town’s s Read More

Gratitude to All Involved in Hout Bay Rescue Operation

17 October 2012

At a press conference held in the Cape Town City Centre today, Western Cape Minister of Economic Development and Tourism, Alan Winde, expressed his sincere gratitude to all of the men and women who conducted the rescue operation after the capsizing... Read More

Update on Hout Bay Boat Accident

16 October 2012

On Tuesday, 16 October 2012, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Alan Winde, the CEO of Cape Town Tourism, Mariette du Toit-Helmbold, and the Acting Head of the City of Cape Town’s Disaster Operations Centre, Wilfred... Read More

Minister Winde to Provide Status Update on Western Cape Tourism

15 October 2012

On Monday, 15 October 2012, Western Cape Minister for Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Alan Winde, will provide a status update on tourism in the Western Cape. Read More

Western Cape Tourism Industry Must Prepare for Summer Season

15 October 2012

This morning, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Alan Winde, briefed municipalities, tourism operators and other stakeholders on the need to be ready to receive tourists at the beginning of the summer season. Read More

Minister Winde Comments on Hout Bay Boat Accident

13 October 2012

Media Statement by Alan Winde, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism Read More

First Triennial Western Cape Agricultural Summit

12 October 2012

The Western Cape Department of Agriculture will host the first Triennial Western Cape Agriculture Summit on 22 and 23 October 2012 at the Stellenbosch Protea Hotel. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will be the guest speaker. Read More

Minister Winde to Tour Masiphumelele on Bicycle

11 October 2012

On Thursday, 11 October 2012, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism,  Read More

Western Cape Golf Course Listed Top Ten in the World

8 October 2012

Fancourt Golf Resort in George has been listed by CNN as one of the world's ten best golf resorts and the leading golf resort in Africa. Read More