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Episode 84: Agency focus - Source

Date: 2 Apr 2014
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Episode 82: An African Path to Success & Effective Measure

Date: 24 Feb 2014 | Time: 39:00min
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Date: 14 Feb 2014 | Time: 44:44min
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Labori High School to alleviate construction and engineering skills shortage

In an effort to alleviate the skills shortage in the building industry and engineering fields, Labori High School is working together with the private sector to prepare its learners for the world of work.

15 Apr 2014 13:20

No blackouts foreseen but use power wisely

As South Africa moves to the high demand winter period Eskom says it does not foresee rolling blackouts, but has urged all consumers to use power sparingly.

15 Apr 2014 08:21

Communities urged to report housing corruption

Human Settlements Minister Connie September has urged communities to report illegal activities in the development of housing.

14 Apr 2014 08:16

Menlyn casino opponents may go to court

The Gauteng Gambling Board's pending decision on whether Sun International can relocate its Morula Casino from Mabopane, north of Pretoria, to Menlyn, in Pretoria, East, is likely to be contested in court.

11 Apr 2014 11:24

Access South Africa's and Africa's Infrastructure future

Infrastructure media specialist, 3S Media, has created Africa Infrastructure Supplier in line with South African and African growth trends, unlocking its extensive communities in the South African and African infrastructure markets developed over more than 40 years.

Issued by 3S Media 10 Apr 2014 10:08

Minister tackles discrimination at work

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says despite the fact that South Africa has come a long way in the past 20 years of democracy, more needs to be done to change attitudes to end discrimination in the workplace.

10 Apr 2014 08:33

Traffic delays expected as the Western Aqueduct progresses

As work on the second phase of the Western Aqueduct - the mega bulk water pipeline which extends from Inchanga to Ntuzuma - gathers momentum, eThekwini Water and Sanitation (EWS) has warned motorists of potential disruptions and road closures that can be expected within the next couple of months.

9 Apr 2014 10:44

Minister orders probe into Wallacedene housing

Human Settlements Minister Connie September has ordered a thorough investigation into allegations of incomplete and shoddy houses built in Wallacedene, Cape Town.

9 Apr 2014 08:18

Structural change needed in SA economy

The South African economy needs to undergo a significant structural change if it is to create jobs and employment, Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies said on Monday (7 April).

8 Apr 2014 08:08

Billions to be spent on Pretoria boulevard

The Tshwane municipality is going ahead with plans to build a government boulevard in Pretoria.

4 Apr 2014 09:00

Kindlewood Community Centre recently launched

Construction on the new community centre at Kindlewood Estate, being developed by Tongaat Hulett south of the Mount Edgecombe Country Club Estates, will commence shortly and was officially launched on Wednesday, 18 March 2014.

2 Apr 2014 09:55

City of Cape Town working to appoint contractor

PRETORIA: The City of Cape Town has concluded a process to prepare documentation for the appointment of a new contractor to complete outstanding work on the MyCiti Bus Rapid Transit System.

31 Mar 2014 08:16

Delta to buy Tembisa Mega Mart

The Tembisa Mega Mart development in Gauteng has a new buyer in the form of JSE-listed Delta Property Fund‚ after a previous deal to buy the township mall failed.

By Nick Hedley 28 Mar 2014 12:37

SKA to redefine Africa's image

Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom says the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) will transform perceptions of Africa as the continent is not usually seen as a location for cutting edge science and technology.

27 Mar 2014 11:48

Upgrade of Ruimsig Shopping Centre

The Ruimsig Shopping Centre in Roodepoort, Gauteng has begun a major upgrade of its 11,117sqm space, housing dual anchor tenants SuperSpar and Planet Fitness. The project should be completed by September 2014.

26 Mar 2014 14:17

Hotels show signs of recovery from slump

The South African hotel sector looks to be emerging from its post-Soccer World Cup slump based on occupancy and room-rate figures from last year.

By Alistair Anderson 25 Mar 2014 07:35

N West looks to fast track funds to fix flood damage

PRETORIA: North West Premier Thandi Modise says fixing infrastructure damaged by floods, which the preliminary assessment estimated at over R100-million, will require emergency funding to be fast tracked.

24 Mar 2014 08:32

Government claims it 'welcomes' Public Protector's report

According to GCIS, quoting Justice Minister Jeff Radebe yesterday says Government 'has welcomed' the release of the Public Protector's final report into security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's private residence in Nkandla.

20 Mar 2014 11:00

The great pothole problem

Potholes are an indicator of poor maintenance and lack of technical skills - and are the tip of the iceberg of South Africa's infrastructure problems.

By Phetane Rapetswane 19 Mar 2014 08:45

GBCSA prepares for 2014 convention

The 7th Annual Green Building Convention, hosted by the Green Building Council of South Africa, is set to take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) from 10-12 September 2014.

18 Mar 2014 09:18

Green schools lead the way in Gauteng

Two new state-of-the-art schools in the country's most populous province have officially opened their doors, with the promise of a good quality education and brighter future through energy efficient means.

14 Mar 2014 08:46

SAB seeks African growth via larger maltings plant

The local arm of SABMiller (SAB)‚ South African Breweries' maltings division is looking to supply product to other African countries following its investments to expand capacity‚ according to the unit's general manager Thinus van Schoor.

By Nick Hedley 13 Mar 2014 12:53

MAS real estate sees 'tremendous support' for capital raising

AltX-listed MAS Real Estate said its capital raising in February had been "very successful".

By Alistair Anderson 13 Mar 2014 09:15

Abbeycon local winner of Gypsum Trophy competition

Abbeycon has been named overall Grand Prix winner of the Gypsum International Trophy competition for their work on the Cradlestone Mall project.

10 Mar 2014 07:43

SA, China discuss peaceful use of nuclear energy

Energy Minister Ben Martins has held talks with Tan Rongyaoto, vice administrator of China's National Energy Commission, to seek ways for China to participate in South Africa's civil nuclear energy projects.

6 Mar 2014 06:30

Inroads made in Youth Employment Accord

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe says progress has been made in the last nine months since the signing of the Youth Employment Accord.

6 Mar 2014 06:14

Govt allocates housing grant for mining towns

Government has allocated R2.7bn towards a grant aimed at addressing housing for mineworkers in identified mining towns.

5 Mar 2014 06:45

Basil Read's two projects worth more than R400m

Construction‚ mining and engineering group Basil Read says it has secured two projects together worth more than R400m.

By Mark Allix 4 Mar 2014 07:29

Solutions for youth unemployment needed says Presidency

The Minister for Performance Monitoring and Evaluation in the Presidency, Collins Chabane, says finding solutions to youth unemployment are important to South Africa.

3 Mar 2014 06:33

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