Archives for February 2013

14000 new teachers by 2014

Siyabuswa - The South African Government is on a drive to produce more than 14 000 teachers by 2014. … [Read more...]

NW premier commends rhino committee

Pretoria - North West Premier Thandi Modise has commended the provincial Rhino Priority Committee for its role in the fight against rhino poaching. … [Read more...]

Magashule sets tone for Free State govt

Bloemfontein – Free State Premier Ace Magashule has called on municipalities in the province to up their game in providing services to the people. … [Read more...]

Infrastructure plan driving industrialisation

Pretoria - South Africa’s massive infrastructure programme is driving a wave of industrialisation across the country, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel. “The Infrastructure Programme that the President [Jacob Zuma] spoke … [Read more...]

Job creation, infrastructure expected in Address

Pretoria - Job creation, the roll out of infrastructure development projects, as well as interventions to improve service delivery are some of the issues expected to be outlined when North West Premier Thandi Modise delivers the State of … [Read more...]

SAA plans turnaround strategy

Cape Town – South African Airways (SAA) says it will be ready to present its turnaround strategy to national government by early April. … [Read more...]

SA doing well, despite global woes

Cape Town – South Africa is holding up amid the suppressed global economy and the continuing uncertainty over the Eurozone, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday. … [Read more...]

Marathon 2013 February entry deadline

The Cape Peninsula marathon and half marathon take place on Sunday 17 February and runners are reminded to enter online at or pick up an entry form at any Sportsmans Warehouse, who will also be accepting entries at the … [Read more...]

Model to boost SA’s financial system

Pretoria – South Africa’s move to a Twin Peaks model of regulation will boost the country’s resilience, as well as create a stable financial system, says the Financial Stability Board (FSB). In 2011, the South African National … [Read more...]

Two Oceans 2013 Fun Run Series

The first Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Fun Run Series of 2013 took place this weekend at the Alphen Hall in Constantia. Young and older athletes lined up on 26 January 2013 to complete a 5.6km route that took participants around the leafy … [Read more...]