Archives for November 2014

Moodys downgrades SA

Credit rating agency Moodys Investors Service has downgraded South Africa’s credit rating one notch from Baa1 to Baa2, while also revising the credit outlook from negative to stable, said National Treasury. Moody’s decision keeps South … [Read more...]

Steenbokfontein Art Celebration 2014 here

Steenbokfontein Art Celebration 2014 — 20th exhibition. The first exhibition was held Spring 1995 with the idea to make the public and passing tourist aware of the art studio and exhibition on the farm, as well as artists in the area. … [Read more...]

Department congratulates new SANParks CEO

The Department of Environmental Affairs has congratulated Fundisile Mketeni on his appointment as Chief Executive Officer of South African National Parks (SANParks). Cabinet approved the appointment of Mketeni as the CEO of SANParks on a … [Read more...]

Cape Town Tourism celebrates first decade

Cape Town Tourism celebrated its first decade last night at a festive AGM at the Tsogo Sun, Cape Sun. More cause to celebrate was the announcement that  the organisation has secured a three year partnership with the City of Cape Town worth … [Read more...]

SPIDER 2-3 by Jonathan Laithe

Author Jonathan Laithe’s thriller, SPIDER 2-3, is published in Hardback in the UK on Monday 24 November 2014. A murder in Berlin… A kidnapping in the Caribbean… A girl held hostage forced to reveal vital details. The terrorist Barakah … [Read more...]

South Africa’s gambling market revenue to hit record high in 2015

Revenue set to grow for the third year running If revenue from casino gaming is anything to grasp the state of the economy from, then South Africa is on the up. … [Read more...]

Marais, Nienaber take IMPI gold

The picturesque Lievland Wine Estate (Stellenbosch) was a hub of excitement on Saturday, 18 and Sunday, 19 October 2014 when just over 5500 eager sports enthusiasts and lovers of the outdoors toed the line to partake in the action of the … [Read more...]

SKA South African director to retire

Director of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) South Africa Project, Dr Bernie Fanaroff, will retire from the SKA Project Office at the end of 2015. … [Read more...]