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Matriculant wins R225 000 hospitality bursary
Matriculant wins R225 000 hospitality bursary

The Western Cape finals of the annual International Hotel School (IHS) bursary competition recently took place at Cape Town's Peninsula All-Suite Hotel, with XXX being awarded a bursary to further study in the hospitality industry.

28 Jul 2015 09:24

Mobile survey informs Global Entrepreneurship Summit
Mobile survey informs Global Entrepreneurship Summit

NAIROBI, KENYA: GeoPoll, the Global Entrepreneurship Network and the U.S. State Department released a survey of 1,000 business owners throughout sub-Saharan Africa on entrepreneurship in their countries and this on the eve of U.S. president Barack Obama's visit to Kenya for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.

24 Jul 2015 14:42



GE Garages to provide technology skills acquisition
GE Garages to provide technology skills acquisition

General Electric Africa and Gearbox have announced their plans to launch GE Garages, a Nairobi skills building programme that will bring together partners from academia and private sector including the University of Nairobi, Technical University of Kenya and Seven Seas Technologies to support sustainable skills and job growth in Kenya.

24 Jul 2015 09:06

Searching for Africa's top young science and technology ambassadors

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has launched its search for 54 of Africa's top young science and technology ambassadors, who will join the NEF Fellows Class and attend the NEF Global Gathering in March 2016 in Dakar, Senegal.

23 Jul 2015 13:20

PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk
PSFA Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk

In a call for Cape Town to unite against hunger at our schools, the Peninsula School Feeding Association (PSFA) enthusiastically announces that its 47th annual Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk will take place at the Green Point Cricket Club on Sunday 23th August 2015.

Issued by Blisters for Bread 23 Jul 2015 11:04

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SAPOA, SSETA offer study assistance

The South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA), in partnership with the Services Seta (SSETA), is offering bursaries to SA candidates who intend furthering their studies in the 2016 academic year at a recognised higher education institution.

23 Jul 2015 10:21

SMART helping transform classrooms and learning in SA
SMART helping transform classrooms and learning in SA

The Ministry of Education for Gauteng province in South Africa has chosen the global provider of collaboration solutions, SMART Technologies Inc. for the initial installation of 1,800 SMART Board 6065 interactive displays and equivalent licenses for SMART Notebook collaborative learning software.

23 Jul 2015 08:48

Maths training partnership for African students
Maths training partnership for African students

The University of Chicago and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) have announced a new partnership to educate and train talented African students in mathematics.

22 Jul 2015 18:02

Improve employee performance through coaching
Improve employee performance through coaching

Performance coaching is a vital process that enhances the growth and performance of an organisation in encouraging individual responsibility and accountability. It can also help identify an employee's growth trajectory and help plan and develop new skills. People are an organisation's single greatest asset and their high level of engagement and performance determines the success of any organisation.

21 Jul 2015 14:52

Col'Cacchio pizzeria launches e-learning for staff
Col'Cacchio pizzeria launches e-learning for staff

Col'Cacchio pizzeria has launched its e-learning staff training platform, which is used as a training tool and provides staff with the resources necessary to develop their restaurant and hospitality skills.

21 Jul 2015 13:51

Gauteng Grade 12 learners go techno-learning
Gauteng Grade 12 learners go techno-learning

PRETORIA: The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) says it will, on Tuesday, start rolling out a teaching and learning programme which will create paperless classrooms to 375 high schools.

21 Jul 2015 08:56