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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

Dept. of Economic Development and Tourism: Budget Adjustments 2019/20 (Vote 12)

3 December 2019

I am pleased today to table the adjusted estimates of Vote 12: The Depa Read More

Minister Maynier's welcome remarks at Africa Halal Week 2019

7 October 2019

Good evening to you all, and welcome to the First National Bank Business Networking Function here at Africa Halal Week 2019. Congratulations first and foremost to First National Bank on the launch of your Islamic Trade Finance Facility. Read More

Celebrating Tourism Excellence at the Lilizela Tourism Awards 2019

13 September 2019

We are here tonight to celebrate tourism excellence. The Lilizela Tourism Awards recognises and rewards those of you who work passionately and with pride to deliver a world class product or experience for visitors to the Western Cape. Read More

World Economic Forum Media Tour with Minister Maynier

3 September 2019

Minister of the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu, Deputy Minister of the Presidency, Thembi Siweya, Representatives of the media, And special guests, Good morning to you all. Read More

Debate on the “SA’s Great Unravelling” with Minister Maynier

23 August 2019

We are in deep economic trouble in South Africa. We have: stagnant economic growth, with the economy forecast to grow at an average of about 1.5% over the medium term in South Africa. We have: Read More

State of the Province Debate with Minister Maynier

23 July 2019

We have done more than any other province over the past ten years to promote economic growth and to create jobs in the Western Cape. Read More

Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa Annual General Meeting

17 July 2019

Chairperson of FEDHASA National and Cape, Mr Jeff Rosenberg; Chief Executive Officer of FEDHASA, Ms Zama Lee; Executive Officer of FEDHASA Cape, Ms Rema Wiese; Outgoing Members of the FEDHASA Cape Board; Nominees for the new FEDHASA Cape Board; Read More

Singapore Airlines Gala Dinner with Minister Maynier

16 July 2019

We are proud of our award-winning Cape Town International Airport, which was named “Africa’s Leading Airport” this year at the World Travel Awards. Read More

Minister Maynier recognizes "Cape Town Air Access"

2 July 2019

We are proud of “Cape Town Air Access”, which is an award-winning partnership between three spheres of government, six entities, and the private sector, and which has done such great work launching new routes, and expanding existing routes, and... Read More

Minister Maynier at the FEDHASA Lunch

20 June 2019

I would like to thank you for the opportunity of joining you for this informal lunch with representatives the hospitality industry here in the Western Cape. Read More

Minister Maynier speaks at the 2019 IATA Slot Conference

19 June 2019

Let me begin, by extending a formal and warm welcome to all of you attending this reception and networking event ahead of the 144th International Air Transport Association Slot Conference, here in the City of Cape Town. Read More

Minister Maynier welcomes all at the Fifth Western Cape Funding Fair 2019

12 June 2019

I would like to begin by extending a warm welcome to you all to the Western Cape Funding Fair. Whether you are looking to start a small business, or whether you are looking to expand a small business.   Read More

SOPA debate speech by Minister Beverley Schäfer

19 February 2019

Mr President, we have what you need Honourable Premier, Honourable Speaker, Read More