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SPECIAL FEATURE

Northern Cape

North West

Western Cape

Capital: Kimberley Main towns: Douglas, Upington, De Aar, Port Nolloth, Colesberg

Capital: Mahikeng Main towns: Klerksdorp, Rustenburg, Brits, Potchefstroom

Population: 1 185 600 (2015) Area: 372 889km² (30.5% of South Africa)

Population: 3 707 000 (2015) Area: 104 882km² (8.6% of South Africa)

Capital: Cape Town Main towns: Stellenbosch, George, Plettenberg Bay, Beaufort West, Oudtshoorn, Worcester, Malmesbury Population: 6 200 100 (2015) Area: 129 462km² (10.6% of South Africa)

Premier: Dr Zamani Saul (ANC)

Premier: Professor Tebogo Job Mokgoro (ANC)

Premier: Alan Winde (DA)

Key sectors: Agriculture, mining, renewable energy, astronomy.

Key sectors: Mining, agriculture, agri-processing, automotive components.

Infrastructure: Upington Special Economic Zone, Sol Plaatje University, Vaalharts Irrigation Scheme.

Infrastructure: Hartbeespoort Dam, Pelindaba nuclear research unit, North West University, Bakwena Platinum Highway.

Notable tourism assets: Six national parks including the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Orange River, spring flower displays, diamond routes.

Notable tourism assets: Sun City, Mmbatho Palms Hotel Casino Convention Resort, Pilanesberg National Park, 18 luxury lodges in Madikwe Game Reserve.

Provincial government website: www.northern-cape.gov.za Department of Economic Development and Tourism: www.northern-cape.gov.za/dedat

Key sectors: Agriculture, agriprocessing, wine and grapes, financial services, manufacturing, tourism, oil and gas, boatbuilding. Infrastructure: Ports of Cape Town, Saldanha and Mossel Bay, Mossgas oil-to-gas refinery, Cape Town International Airport, Cape Town International Convention Centre, Koeberg nuclear power station. Notable tourism assets: Table Mountain, Garden Route National Park, Karoo National Park, West Coast National Park, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Point, V&A Waterfront, Plettenberg Bay, Route 62, Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art.

Provincial government website: www.nwpg.gov.za North West Development Corporation: www.nwdc.co.za

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Provincial government website: www.westerncape.gov.za Wesgro: www.wesgro.co.za

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