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News and Speeches for Western Cape Government

City of Cape Town to get new “CAA” licence marks as “CA” registrations run out

6 December 2017

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

16 Days of Activism: Department hosts Gender-Based Violence Workshop

6 December 2017

As part of our ongoing 16 Days of Activism commemorations, the Western Cape Department of Social Development hosted a Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Workshop, at its Metro South regional offices. Read More

16 Days of Activism: MEC to join Sun International children’s charity event

6 December 2017

Tomorrow, as we continue to mark 16 Days of Activism campaign, the Western Cape Social Development Minister, Albert Fritz, will join the Sun International CSI team for a children’s charity event at the Baphumelele Children’s Home, in Khayelitsha. Read More

Red Tape Unit helps to create 100 jobs in Atlantis

6 December 2017

Cutting red tape is helping Western Cape businesses to create more jobs, and reduce admin costs. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, is highlighting success stories of the Red Tape Reduction Unit this month. Read More

Schools save a whopping 7.6 million litres of water, thanks to smart water meter

5 December 2017

Yesterday I visited Hector Peterson Secondary School in Kraaifontein to observe highly effective, smart water metering in action. I am most impressed and very excited about the progress that the school has made since Bridgiot installed the... Read More

Media Alert: Western Cape sportspeople to be honoured by Minister Anroux Marais

5 December 2017

KINDLY NOTE AMENDED TIME BELOW AS CEREMONY WILL START AT 17H00 AND NOT 18H00 AS PREVIOUSLY COMMUNICATED. Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Hangberg

5 December 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign - “SPEAK OUT – BE THE VOICE OF COURAGE” to Hangberg   Read More

Responsible road use is a non-negotiable this Festive Season

5 December 2017

Statement by Donald Grant, Minister of Transport and Public Works Read More

Practice of withholding report cards against the law and will not be tolerated

5 December 2017

Schools will issue report cards to learners across the province this week when the academic year ends for learners tomorrow, 6 December 2017. Read More

N2 roadworks project reaches practical completion

5 December 2017

From today, 5 December 2017, motorists have been able to enjoy travelling on the new lanes of the N2 between Borcherds Quarry Rd and the R300. Read More

Emergency services technology solution is the first of its kind in Africa

5 December 2017

Innovative digital technology will be used to enhance Emergency Medical Service (EMS) coordination over the festive season. The technology will support the dual objectives of patient-centred care, and EMS staff safety. Read More

Cape start-up joins UK programme to improve transport systems

4 December 2017

Cape-based start-up, GoMetro, is now part of an international programme to find solutions to the world’s biggest transport problems.   Read More

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign to Ocean View

4 December 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato takes 16 Days of Activism Campaign - “SPEAK OUT – BE THE VOICE OF COURAGE” to Ocean View   Read More

16 Days of Activism: Department launches child-specialist Langa local office

4 December 2017

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, today launched the Department’s 37th local office, in Langa Township. Read More

Premier and Minister Madikizela to Handover Houses To Disabled Beneficiaries

4 December 2017

Tomorrow, Tuesday 05 December 2016, Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille will join Provincial Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela during a ceremonial housing handover to disabled beneficiaries to commemorate the International Day for Read More

Minister Grant to launch WC Festive Season traffic operational plan 2017/2018

4 December 2017

Tomorrow morning, Tuesday 5 December 2017, Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant, will launch the Integrated Provincial Traffic Operational Plan for the Festive Season 2017/2018. Read More

16 Days of Activism: Department to host Gender-Based Violence Workshop

4 December 2017

Tomorrow, as part of our 16 Days of Activism campaign, the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) will convene the Provincial Gender-Based Violence Workshop. Read More

Water savings campaigns aimed at tourists kick off

4 December 2017

Tourism arrivals are set to increase this peak season. Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, said online airline bookings showed that tourism arrivals for December and January showed a five percent year-on-year increase. Read More

Media alert: Minister Schäfer to visit Hector Peterson SS

3 December 2017

Tomorrow, Monday 4th December 2017, Minister Debbie Schäfer will be visiting Hector Peterson Secondary School in Kraaifontein to observe the revolutionary Smart Water Meter System, Dropula in action. Read More

International Day of Persons with Disability: Dept. renders services to 80 000

3 December 2017

The Western Cape Department of Social Development has marked International Day of Persons with Disability by continuing to render quality services. Read More

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