Press Releases

U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) Certificates Can Now Be Transferred

Move by USSEC Supports Customers’ Efforts to Verify Sustainable Soy ST. LOUIS, Sept. 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — International customers of U.S. Soy throughout the supply chain are now able to better demonstrate their commitment to sourcing sustainable ingredients. The U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) has been expanded to allow the transfer of SSAP certificates […]

Internal Affairs

Treasury invites media to register for MTBPS 2022 lock-up

Online registrations for the Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) lock-ups for journalists and economists are now open. The Minister of Finance, Mr Enoch Godongwana, will present the MTBPS in Parliament on 26 October 2022. Lock-ups have been arranged for journalists and economists in both Cape Town and Pretoria, allowing access to the MTBPS documents […]

Internal Affairs

MEC Mireille Wenger celebrates World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day: Western Cape celebrates 191 international flights into Cape Town International Airport per week To mark World Tourism Day, the Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities, Mireille Wenger, was invited to address attendees at the National Government’s World Tourism Day celebrations, held at the Ecology Lifestyle Estate in Bot River, in the Overberg […]


City advises of water supply disruption in the Parow Central area

The City’s Water and Sanitation Department will be conducting zero pressure tests on the main water supply to the Parow Central area. This work will result in the disruption of water supply to this area on Thursday, 29 September 2022, from 21:00 until 04:00 on Friday, 30 September 2022. Zero-pressure testing is part of the […]


Planned Coastal Park Refuse Transfer Station moves the City towards a more waste-wise future

As part of efforts to reduce waste that is sent to landfills and facilitate a more circular, waste-wise economy, The City of Cape Town has commenced with the implementation of a new Integrated Waste Management Facility at the Coastal Park landfill. The facility will include, among other things, a refuse transfer station (RTS) for compaction […]


City advises of temporary water supply disruption to a large part of Hout Bay

The City’s Water and Sanitation Directorate will be shutting down the water supply from the Constantia Nek Reservoir which feeds the Hout Bay Reservoir on Thursday, 29 September 2022 from 08:30 until 15:30. This will enable the maintenance crew to safely cut in a T-connection on the 300mm diameter water main to the Hout Bay […]