01 Jan 2002 00:00 - Staff Reporter Volkswagen South Africa (VWSA) will invest R2,1-billion in infrastructure, improving facilities and upgrading its products at its Uitenhage plant outside Port Elizabeth over the next six years, the carmaker said on Tuesday.
01 Jan 2002 00:00 - Staff Reporter The African Christian Democratic Party on Tuesday said it was against the Nelson Mandela Metro councillor Mikey Kwenaite's plan to establish a nudist beach on the Port Elizabeth coast.
01 Jan 2002 00:00 - Staff Reporter The Eastern Cape provincial government has granted an Australian company a permit to prospect for minerals in a botanical "hotspot" on the Wild Coast.
01 Jan 2002 00:00 - Staff Reporter The 130 people trapped in vehicles by heavy snowfalls in the northern parts of the Eastern Cape province were all rescued on Friday night, a disaster management co-ordinator said.
01 Jan 2002 00:00 - Staff Reporter Reports of widespread damage amounting to millions of rands have been received from parts of the Eastern Cape due to a gale-force wind blowing in the region on Tuesday.