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Thursday, 14 June 2007 19:15

SA website first to pay public for news content

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{pp}'MyVideo Breaking News' represents the first time South Africans can earn cash for compelling, relevant and exclusive video news content. Innovative video sharing site, MyVideo.co.za, is encouraging would-be (and genuine!) journalists to film newsworthy video content on a camcorder or mobile phone and then MMS or email their content direct…
{pp}South Africa’s best-known Toyota Fortuner is home after a year of non-stop adventure in which it has notched up more than 50 000km in 19 African countries without once missing a beat.The rugged 4x4 Toyota Fortuner 3.0 D-4D turbo-diesel nicknamed ‘Baobab’ – led 40 jubilant survivors in the 2007 Tour…
{pp}The Easter hunt is on and there’s very little to be found in the way of treasure from Telkom for those with family and loved ones overseas. No chocolate eggs secreted in vandalised telephone boxes or any special Easter discounts on calls. Their ‘Closer’ option however, would appear to be…
Thursday, 14 June 2007 18:56

Garden Route bike business

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{pp}Students at Eden Campus, South Africa’s first, free rural eco-business school for entrepreneurs, are set to launch a business which they hope will become a premier centre for mountain biking on the Garden Route. The business, operating from the campus at Karatara, near Sedgefield, will be launched on April 25…
{pp}While Africa has been to some extent protected from the worst manifestations of acid rain, lead pollution and smog, it is by no means problem-free. In one of the quests for solutions, Shell SA is investing in today’s children by increasing their awareness and knowledge of environmental issues through its…
Thursday, 14 June 2007 18:44

SA medical schemes conned by ‘healthy patients’

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{pp}Local medical schemes are falling victim to an increasing trend of members abusing benefits provided, by making unnecessary claims, for a variety of reasons. Many are ‘professional patients’, a term used to describe otherwise healthy medical aid members who pretend that they are or in some cases believe that they…
Thursday, 14 June 2007 18:38

Shopping Mall core to Grabouw rejuvenation

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{pp}A brand new 6700sq.m. mall is set to grace the N2 at the gateway to Grabouw in the near future. Marsh Rose Mall – named after a rare fynbos species found only in the Elgin mountains – is being developed by local company Realcor Cape and has just broken ground…
{pp}With the end of apartheid came the beginning of economic redress. Before South Africa’s first democratic elections, inequalities of income and wealth were the worst measured anywhere. Since then, perhaps the greatest struggle has been the attempt to undo the economic vestiges of the system of racial exclusivity. At the…
{pp}Poverty and Policy in Post-Apartheid South Africa (HSRC Press) will be launched at Constitution Hill on Monday, 11 December 2006 at 5:00 for 5:30pm as part of the ongoing public programme Inside Out Series. Alan Hirsch, Chief Director of the Economic Sector within the Presidency, will speak about the volume…
{pp}Local jeweller Uwe Koetter, made famous this month by his wedding ring gesture to SA’s first same sex couple, has stepped into the limelight once again with his offer of a jewellery bursary to Cape Technikon. “Sadly, at this time of year, many students reconsider their options and find that…
Thursday, 14 June 2007 18:08

Women in South African History

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{pp}“I know the risk a woman takes in the sheer effort of writing, placing herself beyond accepted margins, abandoning the securities of less daunting, much more approved paths.” – Yvonne Vera, Opening Spaces From the legendary Nongqawuse to the lines of anti-pass protesters marching to Pretoria, from labour activists to…
{pp}Constitution Hill Public Programmes and the HSRC Press are hosting another interactive and thought-provoking debate on whether South African society has learned anything at all from the experiences of women in our distant and more recent past. In the course of this InsideOut debate, we hope to uncover fascinating, controversial…

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