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Learning to earn a living

In a bid to break the cycle of poverty among unskilled South Africans, Learn to Earn offers Khayelitsha and Hermanus residents life, financial management and retail skills courses, among others, to enter the workplace.

Western Cape to boost aquaculture

Special economic zones may be set up in Western Cape, which aims to expand its aquaculture sector, particularly for abalone farming.
Pick n Pay greens seafood operations

Big fests for big beasts

To attract tourists South Africa’s coastal towns have created a range of exciting annual festivals – most dedicated to some kind of animal, such as Knysna’s Oyster Festival and the Simons Town Penguin Festival. But the biggest of the lot is the one with the biggest beast – the Hermanus Whale Festival.

Cape Town makes elite list

The vibrant city of Cape Town, a top destination for tourists worldwide, has recently earned a place on the National Geographic Places of Lifetime list for 2008.

Watching the right whale

Watching the right whale

Every year southern right whales migrate from their icy feeding grounds off Antarctica to warmer climates, reaching South Africa in June. Then the coastal waters teem with the giant animals, mating, calving and rearing their young - and giving whale-watchers spectacular displays of raw power and elegant water acrobatics.


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