2010

Fan Walk & Central City 2010

 

The Cape Town Partnership has published two documents on the 2010 FIFA World Cup – one on the project management of the Host City Cape Town Fan Walk and a second on Citizen Activation in the Cape Town Central City during the World Cup. Continued…

October 19, 2010

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Central City Partners Forum held at 15 on Orange on 21st September

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“Cape Town now has a template for any event”

Thanks to the success of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Cape Town can now go out and pitch confidently for other major projects.

These were the reassuring words of Carola Koblitz, the Cape Town Partnership’s 2010 Project Co-ordinator in the Central City. Continued…

September 22, 2010

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More than 3 million visitors enjoyed the V&A Waterfront during 2010 FIFA World Cup

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One of the jewels in South Africa’s leisure and tourism crown, the V&A Waterfront, is celebrating the conclusion of an extremely successful World Cup tournament, reporting significant increases in visitor numbers over the four-week period. Continued…

July 17, 2010

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Cape Town’s World Cup ends on high note

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Cape Town’s hosting of the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ ended on a high note with large numbers of excited fans gathering at the FIFA Fan Fest™ on the Grand Parade and the four fan jols to watch the closing ceremony and final match of the month-long tournament.  Continued…

July 12, 2010

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Cape Town Declared Africa’s Top Travel Destination – For The Third Year in a Row

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Cape Town has reaffirmed its status as one of the world’s top tourism destinations, by being named Africa’s Best Travel Destination by World Travel Awards. Continued…

July 8, 2010

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Cape Town FIFA Fan Fest: Cape Town Semi-Final 7 July

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German and Spanish fans and supporters are expected to  fill the FIFA Fan Fest on Wednesday, 8 July ahead of the semi final clash between their teams at 20h30 in Durban. Continued…

July 6, 2010

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Cape Town FIFA Fan Fest Set to Smash All Records For Semi-Final

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The Cape Town FIFA Fan Fest is expected to attract a record attendance on Tuesday, 6 July when soccer fans gather for the semi-final game between Holland and Uruguay at 20h30 in Cape Town. Continued…

July 5, 2010

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Rain Fails to Deter Fans for Spain vs Portugal Match

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Nearly 63 000 fans watched the final 2010 FIFA World Cup™ round of 16 match between Spain and Portugal at the Cape Town Stadium on Tuesday 29 June. Continued…

July 5, 2010

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Dream Comes True for Young Soccer Fan

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When the parents of a young soccer fan entered a competition at McDonald’s, they had no idea they would proudly watch their son run onto the Cape Town Stadium in front of more than 60 000 people. Continued…

July 5, 2010

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City repeats ‘Free Friday’ for MyCiTi bus service on 9 July

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Friday 9 July will again be a ‘Free Friday’ on Cape Town’s MyCiTi IRT bus service, following on the success of the first Free Friday last week.
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July 5, 2010

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