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   South Africa: Western Cape to set up R453m SKA Data Centre
Source: http://www.itweb.co.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: ICT for MDGs, Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The Western Cape government will build a big data centre in Cape Town that will host data generated by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope. The investment in the development is valued at R453 million, according to the provincial government. The shortage of qualified data scientists and data centre facilities in SA for when the SKA telescope goes live prompted fears that data generated w ... Read More
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   South Africa: SA Attracting Investment Worth Million
Source: http://allafrica.com/
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says the South African economy is attracting investments in the research and development space. The Minister also said that government has recognised that research-led innovation has immense potential to support job creation, new company formation and economic growth. The Minister said this when she participated in a debate on the country's economy u ... Read More
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   South Africa: Centre Opened to Support SMMEs in Bio Manufacturing Sector
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has opened a bio-manufacturing centre that aims to support small, medium and micro-enterprises (SMMEs) at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), in Pretoria. The centre, named the Bio-Manufacturing Industry Development Centre (BIDC), is a first of its kind in South Africa and aims to support SMMEs involved in bio-manufacturing in m ... Read More
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   South Africa: Solar Power Plant Launched in Kimberly
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) has launched its second solar power plant at the Kimberley Airport, in the Northern Cape. Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said the construction of the solar plant, which started on 18 September 2015, was completed within 24 weeks, on 18 April 2016. The solar plant is in line with government’s developmental imperatives, energy security priorities and environme ... Read More
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   South Africa: Productivity within Education
Source: Productivity SA – www.productivitysa.co.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Institution and HR Management
Summary: The former South African president, Nelson Mandela, stated that “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” All individuals, stakeholders and the greater humanity can agree that education is a pivotal factor in improving the quality of life experienced in society. The foundation and catalyst that drives personal, social and economic development of a country. T ... Read More
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   South Africa: President Zuma to bestow 2016 National Orders Awards
Source: Issued by: The Presidency
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: President Jacob Zuma will on Thursday, 28 April 2016, bestow the 2016 National Orders Awards on distinguished local citizens and eminent foreign nationals who have played a momentous role towards building a free democratic South Africa and who also have made a significant impact on improving the lives of South Africans in various ways. During the ceremony, President Zuma will bestow to deservi ... Read More
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   South Africa: Gauteng Commits to Build 50 000 Houses
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The Gauteng MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs and Human Settlements, Paul Mashatile, has committed to build 50 000 housing units during the current financial year. “We commit to deliver the 50 000 housing units during the current financial year and victory in the establishment of Mega Cities in this great province is most certainly within sight,” MEC Mashatile said. Tabling ... Read More
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   South Africa: Presidency Saves over R7.5m on Energy
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The Presidency says it has managed to save over R7.5 million worth of electricity in its Cape Town and Pretoria offices in the 2015/16 financial year, through its Energy Saving Campaign. The Presidency said this on Wednesday after President Jacob Zuma received an update on the performance of the Presidency Energy Saving Campaign for its contribution towards energy savings in the country. The Pre ... Read More
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   South Africa: SA President to Host Africa Day Celebration
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: President Jacob Zuma will host the 2016 Africa Day celebrations, on Wednesday, at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, which is the culmination of the celebration of Africa month, in May. Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May within the African continent to mark the formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) on 25 May 1963 and the African Union in 2002 and the progress m ... Read More
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   South Africa: Mobile Computer Lab for Pretoria School
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Monday, May 30, 2016
Focus: ICT for MDGs, Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: A Pretoria school has received a mobile computer lab which will be used to access educational content, provide connectivity to the internet and assist with facilitating training for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) skills. “This lab has been equipped with 21 laptops, an interactive white board, projector, a printer, speakers and four desktop workstations for educators,” said Teleco ... Read More
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