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  • What will the world look like if temperatures rise 4 degrees?

    What will the word look like if temperatures increase by 4°C?

  • Western Cape created 41% of all new jobs in SA

    The Western Cape, which contributes less than 15% to the national economy, created 40.7% of all new jobs in the past year. The Stats SA Quarterly Labour Force Survey for the period April to June 2018 which was released today, indicates that 77 000 new jobs were created in the Western Cape over the past year-representing…

  • Cape Town’s Street Life makes the City’s Big 6 the Big 7

    A new urban attraction in the CBD, The City Walk, will be co-created through multi-level stakeholder engagement, announced the Cape Town Partnership at its AGM on Wednesday 5 November. Unfolding in 2015, it will bring the city’s Big Six tourism attractions (Cape Point, Robben Island, Groot Constantia, Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch and the V&A Waterfront) up…

  • Cape Town leads the way in Responsible Tourism… globally

    Cape Town is leading the way in Responsible Tourism, with two Cape Town Tourism members winning Gold at the World Responsible Tourism awards that took place at World Travel Market in London today. The City of Cape Town also announced that Cape Town will be hosting the International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations in…

  • Cape Town takes top spot in ICCA Rankings

    Cape Town and the Western Cape is still proudly the number 1 destination for conferences in Africa according to the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) 2013 stats. South Africa maintained its number 1 spot in the African meetings category, followed by Kenya and Morocco with triple the amount of meetings held. In the African…

  • Who is the richest man in Limpopo?

    If that’s a strange question, it’s one that many, many people are desperate to know.  Not a day goes by without several people asking that question and being directed to CapeInfo… which didn’t have the answer. So we thought we should at least try to find out. [xyz-ihs snippet=”in-content-adsense-1″] Media24 reports that Limpopo premier, Cassel…

  • WESSA honours Environmental Champions in the Western Cape

    Thirteen outstanding individuals and groups were formally acknowledged by WESSA for their contribution to the South African environmental conservation and environmental education sector at a special ceremony, which took place on Thursday 18 August 2011 in the Silver Tree restaurant at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The annually presented Regional WESSA Awards attracted many nominations this year,…

  • Aquila Rhino fighting for its life

    Sometime during the early morning of 20 August 2011, two groups of rhino poachers attacked 3 of the herd of 6 resident rhinos, on the 7500 hectare Aquila Private Game Reserve, under 2 hours from Cape Town. We are led to believe that they gained access initially by vehicle through neighbouring farms on the N1…

  • Montagu Junior Off-Road National Enduro

    Locals wanting to try out the new Zip Slide at Karoo Adventures have the perfect opportunity on Saturday 06 August 2011 ! The 5th Round of the JUNIOR OFF ROAD NATIONAL Enduro’s will be held in Montagu on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th August from 8.30 – 4.30 each day and will take place on…

  • A competition Capetonians should prioritise

    I’ve only just come across this competition and the date for entries is past, but what a wonderful and important challenge – “How might we create a socially cohesive Cape Town? A Cape Town where no matter what race, gender, or culture, citizens respect one another and co-create a better city together.” You can see…