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Appropriation Bill 2022 - Budget Vote 3: Provincial Treasury

28 March 2022

Today, Minister Maynier tabled the Main Appropriation of Vote 3: Provincial Treasury.   Introduction    Read More

Appropriation Bill 2022 - Budget Vote 12: Department of Economic Development

28 March 2022

Today, Minister Maynier tabled the Main Appropriation of Vote 12: Department of Economic Development and Tourism    1. Introduction    Read More

“Time to Push Forward”

25 March 2022

Introduction We have been hit hard by the pandemic, and although there are a number of significant downside risks, we do expect a gradual economic recovery in the Western Cape. Read More

Western Cape Budget 2022: ‘A Budget to Push Forward’

14 March 2022

“A Budget to Push Forward”     Read More

Premier's Council on Skills 2021: Opening Remarks by Minister David Maynier

16 April 2021

I would like to welcome you all today to the Premier’s Council on Skills which will focus on the future of workplace training in a post-Covid-19 world.  Read More

Appropriation Bill 2021: Dept. of Economic Development and Tourism (Vote 12)

30 March 2021

Two weeks ago, we tabled “A Budget for Hope”, which is a budget that provides hope because it supports job creation, because it builds safer communities and because it delivers well-being in the Western Cape.  Read More

Appropriation Bill 2021: Provincial Treasury (Vote 3)

30 March 2021

Two weeks ago, we tabled “A Budget for Hope”, which is a budget that provides hope because it supports job creation, because it builds safer communities and because it delivers well-being in the Western Cape.   Read More

Minister Maynier's speech at the Premier's Diplomatic Event 2021

12 February 2021

[The following remarks were delivered by Minister David Maynier at the Premier's Diplomatic Event 2021 which was held on MS Team.] Introduction Read More

Dept. of Economic Development and Tourism 2020/21 Budget Adjustments (Vote 12)

3 December 2020

The following speech was delivered by Minister David Maynier in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. I am pleased today to table the adjusted estimates of Vote 12: The Department of Economic Development and Tourism.  Read More

Provincial Treasury 2019/2020 Budget Adjustments (Vote 3)

3 December 2020

The following speech was delivered by Minister David Maynier in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. Read More

Minister Maynier’s remarks on the move to Alert Level 1

17 September 2020

The following remarks were made during the Premier’s Digicon on the 17 September 2020. Watch the video here >>   Read More

Special Adjustment Budget: Dept. of Economic Development and Tourism (Vote 12)

31 July 2020

Note to Editors: The following speech was delivered by Minister David Maynier in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament on the 31 July. 1. Introduction Read More

Special Adjustment Budget: Provincial Treasury (Vote 3)

31 July 2020

Note to Editors: The following speech was delivered by Minister David Maynier in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament on 31 July 2020. 1. Introduction Read More

R1.14b committed towards Covid-19 response in Western Cape

22 May 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic facing South Africa requires a whole-of-government and whole-of-society response. That is why the Provincial Treasury, working together with all departments in the Western Cape government, is working hard to support a full-... Read More

Minister Maynier’s remarks at the AfCFTA Economic Policy Dialogue Session

13 March 2020

[The following remarks were delivered by Minister Maynier at the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Economic Policy Dialogue Session held at the CTICC.] Read More

Minister Maynier's speech at the State of the Nation Debate

19 February 2020

"Getting things done" Let me begin by saying, it is a huge privilege to have been “beamed up” from the province to participate in the state of the nation debate in this Parliament. Read More

Minister Maynier's remarks at the Premier's Diplomatic Brunch

14 February 2020

To his credit, last night President Cyril Ramaphosa provided a frank assessment of what he called our “stark reality” when he conceded that: “Our economy has not grown at any meaningful rate for over a decade. Read More

Minister Maynier's remarks at Wesgro's Investor Confidence campaign launch

30 January 2020

We are open for business and we want all potential investors to know about the great opportunities available in the Western Cape. Read More

Provincial Treasury: Budget Adjustments 2019/20 (Vote 3)

3 December 2019

I am pleased today to table the adjusted estimates of Vote 3: Provincial Treasury. The Provincial Treasury is responsible for implementing the provincial Fiscal Strategy by: Read More

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