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 Brad Taylor being awarded a bursary to further study in the hospitality industry.
28 Jul 2015 09:24
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
As part of Mandela Month, #24things4madiba recently held a 'Read-a-Fun' event in Cape Town and Gauteng where students from Media24's flagship initiative - WeCan24 - had the opportunity to tap into their journalistic skills by interviewing, photographing and reporting on celebrity guests and #24things4madiba.
20 Jul 2015 16:04
Sixty-three graduates of the 2010 Arabella Management Development Programme and the Arabella Supervisory Development Programme received their certificates from Friedrich Schaefer, COO of Arabella South Africa and Beat Wicki, CEO of the Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality, at a special awards ceremony hosted at the Westin Cape Town on Thursday 4 November 2010.
17 Nov 2010 10:41
NEW YORK, US: The One Club has announced the formation of a development program to partner agencies, products and services with awards shows and educational programs in the advertising, design and interactive industries.
17 Nov 2010 08:44
Unilever has announced plans to halve the environmental footprint of its products by 2020, to help 1 billion people improve their health and well-being and to source all of its agricultural raw materials sustainably.
16 Nov 2010 13:17
The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Development Trust has invested more than R500 000 in 2010 for social upliftment, scholarship and mentorship programmes for aspiring winemakers. The amount was raised at a variety of auctions, as well as a donation of R100 000 from Nedbank.
15 Nov 2010 12:45
ATLANTA, US: CNN International is launching a new weekly series called The Boss. It will air across CNN International's business shows, including the flagship business program Quest Means Business, presented by Richard Quest at 2000 CET on Tuesdays.
15 Nov 2010 10:53
Ciro Coffee Academy has launched its Ciro Beverage Solutions Barista Upliftment Programme, which takes unemployed South Africans with limited skills and puts them through an approximately three month barista training programme where they learn the elements of what it takes to be a professional barista, the history of coffee, coffee recipes as well as barista competition training.
15 Nov 2010 08:39
MADRID, SPAIN: Colombian singer-songwriter Shakira been awarded the MTV 'Free Your Mind' award at the MTV European Music Awards in Madrid for her involvement with the Official Campaign of the 2010 FIFA World Cup '20 Centres for 2010', 1 GOAL and Education for All.
9 Nov 2010 08:31
A short safety course for your staff could mean the difference between life and death while waiting for emergency services to arrive on the scene.
8 Nov 2010 11:58
Star Schools have deployed a tagging solution that allows it to build into the illustrations on a paper tag which, when read with a cellphone camera, activates a wide range of functional mobile phone-based options. This has replaced the need for a computer and Internet access. This dynamic combination of mobile technology and inspired thinking provides an important solution for a severely under-resourced education sector.
8 Nov 2010 11:02
CANCÚN, MEXICO: With more than 500 million people on Facebook and an estimated 18 million on Twitter it's clear that social media cannot be ignored. Hence, a major conference of public relations professionals in Cancún, Mexico this month will focus on how PROs can make use of social media for the benefit of their clients. Agencies are going as far to set up "boot camps" for clients to introduce them to the benefits of social media campaigns.
4 Nov 2010 09:52