Western Cape

With its wide beaches and scenery, complemented by a rich variety of cultures, historical landmarks, world-class restaurants and entertainment, the Western Cape is a world-famous tourist destination. Among the most popular tourist attractions are Table Mountain, the Cape Winelands and Robben Island.

Cape Town in the Western Cape, is fast being recognised as the ideal location for local and international companies seeking opportunities in or with the rest of Africa. Cape Town is known as a hub for business services, information technology, manufacturing and green energy.

The Western Cape has become the home of several global companies wanting to gain access to the broader African Market. The business services such as BPO, financial services, ICT and the green economy presently create prime ground for investment. These functions as well as others associated with the industry, encourage and stimulate research and innovation throughout the province and create solutions across industry.

This province’s services sectors investment opportunities abound, including financial services (Fintech, e-commerce, asset management), film and multimedia investment opportunities with Cape Town already being an internationally competitive film and media production

destination and substantial tourism-related opportunities leveraging off natural and cultural assets within the province.

With the province priding itself in innovation and research, the addition of technology ensures the Western Cape remains ahead of the curve and the ideal location for investment. Circuit boards, medical technology, telecoms and consumer electronics are but some of the product outputs of this province. The expansion and provision of effective and efficient healthcare, education and training services forms the foundation for grooming a highly skilled workforce.