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Construction and Engineering Skills Shortage Tackled By Labori High School

Thursday, 17 April 2014

A View on the General State of Child Welfare in South Africa

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Unemployed SA runner shines at London Marathon

Thursday, 17 April 2014

SANParks makes inroads in war against rhino poaching

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Magakwe the first South African to break 10-second barrier

Monday, 14 April 2014

Wireless network opens doors for N Cape learners

Thursday, 10 April 2014

City's residents feed 40 tons of household organic waste to earthworms

Tuesday, 08 April 2014

103 Youth Pledge a year's service to South Africa

Tuesday, 08 April 2014

One million solar lamps light up Africa

Monday, 07 April 2014

Following in Mandela's Footsteps

Monday, 07 April 2014

Konfetti to Play at International Film Festivals

Thursday, 03 April 2014

Small Steps to Promote Poverty Relief and Economic Development

Thursday, 03 April 2014

Samsung Hands Over Digital Village

Wednesday, 02 April 2014

Prisoners to Fill Skills Shortage Gap

Monday, 31 March 2014

Earth Hour Saves SA Power

Monday, 31 March 2014

Changing the world through computer literacy

Monday, 31 March 2014

Harties Cableway attracts over 30 000

Friday, 28 March 2014

South Africa, Gates Foundation to 'reinvent the toilet'

Friday, 28 March 2014

First ever MeerKAT rises from the desert

Friday, 28 March 2014

Wits to Honour Environmentalist, Bird Specialist, Artist

Friday, 28 March 2014

Lights, camera, action in Diepsloot

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

'Men in The Making' Day Brings Hope To SA's Young Men

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

South African wins Stockholm Water Prize

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

World Vision Launches First Children's Day of Broadcasting

Monday, 24 March 2014

Superb art collection to benefit Wildlands Conservation Trust

Thursday, 20 March 2014

Capitec Bank supports numeracy education in the Eastern Cape

Wednesday, 19 March 2014

Mandela Family Launches Wine Collection in Netherlands

Wednesday, 19 March 2014

Khayelitsha kids splash out

Wednesday, 19 March 2014

SA post-production of US TV series 'first-rate'

Tuesday, 18 March 2014

South Africa awards R50bn worth of rail contracts

Monday, 17 March 2014

Speaking Books - Library Week helps South Africans with low literacy

Monday, 17 March 2014

The Numbers Foundation adds up

Sunday, 16 March 2014

South African cities top of Africa Twitter list

Friday, 14 March 2014

Dell South Africa Affords Students The Opportunity For A Brighter Future

Friday, 14 March 2014

Strong partnerships can ignite economic development in Philippi

Friday, 14 March 2014

World Economic forum announces Dave Duarte a Young Global Leader

Friday, 14 March 2014

Sisa Ngebulana and Keagan Masters get the nod for the Young Drivers Programme!

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

The fight against Rhino poaching gets a R 1 Million boost

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

DHL Puts Their Creative Spin on the Cape Town Carnival

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Bavarian Motorcycles "Keeping a Girl in School"

Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Research chairs to grow SA's innovation competitiveness

Monday, 10 March 2014

Plant a tree for life

Monday, 10 March 2014

Conservation Detection Dog, A First For SA

Monday, 10 March 2014

Eastern Cape project transforming lives

Friday, 07 March 2014

Khwezi Oils shakes up SA's green fuel market

Friday, 07 March 2014

A place to call home

Friday, 07 March 2014

Avios Travel Rewards Programme provides flights for Starfish Caregivers

Thursday, 06 March 2014

SA launches R71m graduate placement programme

Thursday, 06 March 2014

Dreamfields and Chevrolet partner in fourth community project

Wednesday, 05 March 2014

Adventure is in our nature

Wednesday, 05 March 2014

Stellenbosch Wine Routes win international Wine Tourism Award

Wednesday, 05 March 2014

CAPRISA study on HIV antibodies released

Tuesday, 04 March 2014

R118m skills programme for emerging road contractors

Tuesday, 04 March 2014

Lifebuoy launches Adopt-a-Village initiative

Monday, 03 March 2014

South Africa to step up infrastructure drive

Thursday, 27 February 2014

2 SA hotels in top 3 'best value in the world'

Thursday, 27 February 2014

HCA Adopt-A-Worker Program

Thursday, 27 February 2014

Golfers putt to prevent rape

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

Corporates join hands to lead SA's young men into the future

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

SA university pioneers new technology for deaf people

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

Weekly Blog

What's Gone Wrong?

Author: Steuart Pennington
Tuesday, 08 April 2014

article thumbnail One of the most insightful articles ever to have appeared in this newspaper was written by Steven Friedman ‘Debate liberalism to serve Slabbert’s memory’ (June 17 2010) as a tribute to van Zyl’s contribution to our body politic. Friedman essentially set about describing two different ‘strains’ of liberalism that are alive and well in SA. The first he referred to a ‘possessive individualism communicated in a sneer designed to show superiority, it does...
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Travel Blog

32 weeks of great blogs

Author: Steuart Pennington
Sunday, 24 November 2013

article thumbnail 32 Weeks of Great Blogs, 32 weeks of back packing through Africa from Cape Town to Cairo, 32 weeks of free spirited adventure.  Some six months ago Valerie Bowden arrived in Cape Town, skyped me and enquired, “Hi, I’m here in Cape Town, my intention is to back pack from Cape Town to Cairo on my own, do you have any advice?”
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Stories of Help

A new toy can help

Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Imagine giving a toy to every under privileged child on the continent. Not just any old thing, but a brand new toy of their choice. This is the dream of Danie van Loggerenberg, founder of Toys for Africa.
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With the recent AACSB accreditation, the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business is now one of just 59 out of 13,670 business schools worldwide to be triple-crowned – schools that are accredited by the three largest and most influential business school accreditation associations namely AMBA (the Association of MBAs), European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) and Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

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 Remarkable South Africans

Every two weeks we will be telling the story of a remarkable South African. SA GOOD NEWS is doing this in collaboration with Line Hadsbjerg, of www.remarkableworld.org.

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