Archives for July 2013

Land expropriation without compensation not policy

Johannesburg – The expropriation of land without compensation is not a policy of government, says Gauteng MEC for Rural Development and Land Reform, Nandi Mayathula-Khoza. … [Read more...]

Jamali set for JHB Race

Female musical group, Jamali will welcome runners and walkers home in Johannesburg on National Women’s Day (Friday, 09 August 2013) at the much loved Totalsports Ladies Race. … [Read more...]

SA, EU vow to tackle employment

Pretoria - The 6th South Africa-European Union (SA-EU) Summit ended on Thursday, with leaders in agreement that joint programmes were needed to address the common challenge of job creation. … [Read more...]

Steps needed to curb labour unrest

Pretoria – Government, trade unions, business and civic leaders need to take bold steps to resolve unrest in the mining sector to reduce the impact on the economy. Opening a debate on the National Treasury budget vote in Parliament on … [Read more...]

Eskom wins award

Pretoria – Eskom has been named the overall winner of the 2013 Nkonki State Owned Companies (SOC) Integrated Reporting Awards for a second year running. The awards recognise state-owned companies that have excelled in integrated … [Read more...]

Two Oceans Marathon Expo 2013

Bigger and better: 2013 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Expo opens its doors at CTICC More than 50 000 visitors are expected to walk through the doors of the 2013 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon Expo at its brand new home at the Cape Town … [Read more...]

EU, Trade and investment talks

Pretoria – A South African delegation, led by President Jacob Zuma, is in talks with representatives from the European Union (EU), where ways to boost trade and investment are being discussed. After doing his 67 minutes of service on … [Read more...]

Cape Town’s Touchwood

TouchWood formed in 2012 when lead vocalist Ruth De Freitas and talented musical sisters Tessa and Julia Johnson met at a GreenPop tree planting festival in the enchanted Platbos forest. The girls started off as a marimba act before … [Read more...]

SA to host EU for talks

Pretoria - South Africa will this week roll out the red carpet for the 6th SA-EU summit. On Thursday, President Jacob Zuma and his delegation will meet with the EU delegation led by the President of the European Council Herman Van … [Read more...]

University incorporating Medunsa

Ga-Rankuwa – The unbundling of the University of Limpopo and the establishment of a new university incorporating the Medical University of Southern Africa (Medunsa) campus is on track. Ministers for Higher Education and Training, Dr … [Read more...]