Cape Town
Jul 29, 2021

Tech heavyweights share tips to attract investors to Cape Town

Successful home-grown tech start-ups advise the city to create dynamic incentives for tech-business collaborations, to boost the economy.

Jun 29, 2021

SA’s start-up ecosystem achieves major milestone

South Africa becomes the first African nation to rank in the global top 50 of countries in terms of start-up ecosystems, according to a global index report.

Jun 18, 2021

Legal battle looms over Amazon’s proposed Cape Town HQ

Public crowdfund donations pour in to support the upcoming court battle against the development of the US retail giant’s proposed R4.5 billion facility in Cape Town.

Feb 5, 2021

Cape Town, Stockholm connect to support tech start-ups

The cities look to bring together companies, developers, customers, investors, entrepreneurs and institutions via a series of activities.

Jan 14, 2021

Cape Town joins global list of ‘best’ remote working destinations

The city is among the 50 best places for remote working in 2021, according to Big 7 Travel.

Nov 10, 2020

GreenCape facilitates R41bn investment in 10 years

The organisation leverages its funding partnerships to facilitate about R41 billion worth of investment into SA’s green economy, helping to create 19 000 direct jobs.

Nov 6, 2020

Cape Town sets out to be Africa’s tech capital

The Western Cape charts a way for the city to be Africa’s tech capital, as it seeks to affirm its status as leader of the African tech ecosystem.

Nov 4, 2020

Cape Town-based junior developers earn higher salaries

Cape Town leads the starting salary ranking for junior developers, but senior software developers are paid more in Johannesburg, says OfferZen.


BPO sector attracts R954m in Cape Town, creates 2K jobs

The city identifies business process outsourcing as a priority sector due to the job opportunities and investment potential it creates.

Jan 28, 2020

WeWork opens Cape Town office

After a windfall from SoftBank last year, the shared workspaces firm embarks on an expansion mission, opening its third local office. 


Fibre battle in Cape Town suburbs intensifies

Frogfoot enters the race to provide Cape Town connectivity, as competition in the Western Cape broadband market increases.


MWC: Rain, Nokia launch 5G network in Cape Town

The rollout will continue through 2020 to extend the network to more areas.

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