Monthly Archives: October 2018

Provincial youth camps kick off despite heatwave

Despite the scorching heatwave experienced in several parts of the country, it’s all systems go for 1 000 youth in the Free State, Northern Cape and North West provinces participating in the annual youth camps. Launched in 2012, the Youth

German investment aids SA renewal efforts

President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended German investors for their continued investment in the country, while also assuring them that concerns will be attended to as a matter of urgency. “President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended German investors for their continued engagement

Durban road upgrade to ease traffic

The Mount Edgecombe Interchange will contribute towards easing traffic congestion and promote road safety, says Transport Minister Blade Nzimande. The Minister officially launched the Mount Edgecombe Interchange, a vital artery of the greater eThekwini Metropolitan highway system, on Tuesday, in


HAVANA– A South African delegation has arrived in Havana, Cuba, where they will participate in the Havana International Fair (FIHAV), which gets underway Monday. The business delegation, led by the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), will explore investment and

Report: Africa Not Creating Enough Jobs for Booming Youth Population

A new report says African nations are failing to create enough jobs for a booming young population even as some countries have seen strong economic growth.   The latest Ibrahim Index of African Governance sounds a warning for a continent

Suspected Islamic State Fighters Attack Central Libyan Town

At least four people were killed and seven kidnapped when suspected Islamic State fighters attacked a town in central Libya, a military official and lawmaker said. The raid on the desert oasis town of al-Foqha south of Jufra late on

Zimbabwe President Asks Business Leaders to Address Shortages

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa met with business leaders Monday in an effort to assure the public his government can stabilize the sinking economy. But as one business leader explains, uncertainty about the cash supply and the currency in use makes

Film Raises Funds for Isolated Hospital in Sudanese War Zone

With the unrelenting violence in places such as South Sudan and Somalia, the world seems to have overlooked the people of Sudan’s Nuba Mountains, where for several years President Omar al-Bashir waged war against his own people. A few years

Spark ATM Systems Provides Massmart Customers Additional Access to Cash

ATMs to be placed in over 300 Walmart-subsidiary stores trading as Game, Cambridge, Makro, Rhino, Jumbo, Builders and others CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Oct. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shoppers at Massmart Group companies including Game, Cambridge, Makro, Rhino, Jumbo

Le projet PEACE Cable entre dans la phase de fabrication de câbles et de matériaux

SUZHOU, Chine, 29 octobre 2018 /PRNewswire/ — En collaboration avec Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd, PEACE Cable International Network Co., Ltd, une filiale de HENGTONG, a le plaisir d’annoncer aujourd’hui que le projet PEACE Cable est entré dans la phase