Our Publications

The Cape Times is a digital edition replica of the print newspaper available on your computer and/or mobile devices. The interactive edition is the most convenient, complete and cost-effective way to read your favorite newspaper. With a subscription, you will benefit from a simple user interface and the latest digital tools, specially designed to offer you an enhanced reading experience.


Get access to Cape Times E-dition every day. Choose how you want to experience the newspapers below.

Subscription PackagePriceBack issues
Single Copy PurchaseR 7.50N/A
1 Month Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 81.2530 days
3 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 243.7590 days
6 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 487.506 months
12 Months Weekdays (auto-renewed)R 975.001 year

Take a look at our features

Our newspapers are full of interactive features to engage and delight news lovers. The E-dition will enhance your reading and sharing experience.


Download your E-dition on your mobile device and read it anywhere.


Once your E-dition is downloaded you don’t need wi-fi. You can read it anywhere, even on your commute.


You can even have articles read out to you while you’re busy doing other things.


Post your comments on articles you agree or disagree with.


Share articles or images you enjoy with family and friends.


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About Us

Independent Media is one of South Africa’s leading multi-platform content companies. Our stable of fine, quality publications include 20 of the country’s most prominent newspapers. Cape Times aim to make the editorial mix such that readers get everything they need between pages first thing in the morning: news, analysis, opinion, lifestyle and provocative commentary from leading columnists.