Black economic empowerment is designed to ensure South Africa's economy "builds on the full potential of all persons and communities across the length and...
Economic development in the Western Cape is characterised by a broad sector base, with good growth potential in several major sectors, a range of significant niche sectors and a number of large new investment projects.
South Africa - an oil producing country? The opening of the Sable oil field, 150km southwest of Mossel Bay, has effectively tripled SA's oil production. Added to Sasol's coal-to-petroleum contribution, 45 000 barrels a day from Mossgas and 15 000 from PetroSA's two existing oilfields, it means that South Africa now produces roughly half of its petroleum needs.
Housing is at the forefront of the national agenda for delivery and the government is taking overall responsibility for providing houses to all.