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Western Cape hotels rates cheaper since drought

The average price of a hotel room in Cape Town is R65.19 cheaper per evening than it was a year ago – this brings the average cost of a hotel room...

Cape drought sees 67% drop in accommodation bookings – Survey

Perceptions of the water crisis in Cape Town resulted in a 67% drop in bookings for accommodation in the Mother City, a survey by the hospitality industry body Fedhasa shows. ...

Capetonians are consuming more water

The latest water map report reading by the City shows that the number of green dot properties decreased in July 2018, meaning that most residents are still committed to saving water,...

Cape Town’s water restrictions still in place despite rain

Capetonians will have to wait longer before water restrictions are lifted. The City of Cape Town says level 6B water restrictions will remain in place until national government decides to...

Cape Town’s surge in jobs defies drought

Despite a crippling drought, which saw Cape Town come close to running out of water, employment in the city grew nearly 5% over the past year. Employment in the metro...


Liquor industry urges government to prepare to lift alcohol ban

The liquor industry is once again calling on government to lift the ban on alcohol. Their latest call is based on suggestions by the...