Hundreds of millions at stake if Amazon building project cancelled, court hears
The R4.6bn building project to turn a disused private golf course into an office park is being opposed by the Goringhaicona Khoi community
Developers of tech giant Amazon’s office park in Observatory in Cape Town could stand to lose over R120m if the project is stopped, with more than 5,000 construction jobs lost, creating a situation that would be “catastrophic” to all involved.
The R4.6bn building project is turning a disused private golf course into an office park with a public park and housing and has R38m earmarked for transforming polluted canals of the Liesbeek and Black Rivers back into rivers. ..