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   South Africa: Hydration Innovation Wins Johannesburg Pupil a Google Award
Source: Google Alert
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Institution and HR Management
Summary: A young South African ‘scientist in the making’ has won a coveted Google award. The Grade 11 pupil from St. Martin’s School in Johannesburg has come up with a new way to keep crops hydrated during drought. Kiara Nirghin created a mixture made from avocado and orange peels that can hold hundreds of times its weight in water.
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   South Africa: Services at Marabastad Refugee Reception Office Beefed Up
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The problems that have plagued the Marabastad Refugee Reception Office in Pretoria are soon to come to an end as renovations at the offices are near completion. The branch of Home Affairs, where asylum seekers apply for asylum in terms of section 21 of the Refugee Act, has long received complaints of corruption, long queues, overcrowding and criminal activities. These issues will be a thing of t ... Read More
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   South Africa: North West Premier Explores Opportunities in China
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has on Sunday jetted off to China to explore further investment opportunities and confirm the provincial government’s commitment to various proposed deals. Among the issues to be discussed during the Premier’s engagement with potential investors from Beijing and Shanghai, include the establishment of a bus manufacturing plant in the province as well as the esta ... Read More
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   South Africa: Business and Ekurhuleni Pledge to Work Together
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The City of Ekurhuleni is set to relaunch the Business Chamber to strengthen relations between the city and business. This emerged at a business meeting hosted by Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina on Friday. Masina said tying the knot with the business sector was key to tackling the social issues facing the city.
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   South Africa: SANParks Contributes to Skill Development and Job Creation
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa says South African National Parks (SANParks) has contributed significantly to the social and economic upliftment of thousands of people through skills development programmes and job creation. Speaking at the launch of National Parks Week 2016 at the Addo Elephant National Park in the Eastern Cape on Sunday, Minister Molewa said South Africa’s network of ... Read More
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   South Africa: ACSA Continues to Spread its Wings
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has congratulated the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) for continuing to grow its aeronautical income, which is derived from regulated tariffs. She commended the gains the company made in its non-aeronautical revenue. “The massive expansion and upgrade of infrastructure completed in mid-2010 has provided ACSA with a network of airports that is the envy of ... Read More
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   South Africa: R300m to Upgrade Waste Water Treatment Plants
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: The Department of Water and Sanitation has set aside more than R300 million to upgrade 26 dysfunctional waste water treatment plants in parts of Gauteng and the Free State. This comes amid fears of untreated sewage flowing into the Vaal River, posing a serious threat to the environment. In 2015, the department appointed an engineering and consultancy firm to determine if Refengkgotso Waste W ... Read More
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   South Africa: Government’s Job Creation Efforts Pay Off
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: Government has created more than 2.3 million jobs through various incentives in the past five years, says the Department of Trade and Industry (dti). Presenting the dti’s 2015/16 Annual Report to the Portfolio Committee of Trade and Industry in Parliament on Tuesday, the department’s Director General Lionel October said most of the jobs were created in the community and social services sector. ... Read More
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   South Africa: Government Unlocks Potential for Township Economy
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Summary: Minister in the Presidency responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation, Jeff Radebe, has launched EZASE-KASI Business Fridays, a massive campaign aimed at supporting township economies. Speaking at the programme’s launch in Cape Town on Friday, the Minister said the new programme, which is the brainchild of local entrepreneur Siyanda Mtulu, is an initiative aimed at steering the city’s ... Read More
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   South Africa: SA Participating in 17th NAM Summit
Source: www.sanews.gov.za
Source Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Focus: Knowledge Management in Government
Summary: International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane is leading a South African delegation to the 17th Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM). The 17th NAM Summit opened on Tuesday in Venezuela's Caribbean island of Margarita, with representatives from 120 members participating. The theme of the summit, which ends on Sunday, is ‘Peace, Sovereignty and Solidarity for Developm ... Read More
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