Tag Archives: band

2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival Programme full of New Highlights

The programme for the 2013 Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival is growing, with new and exciting events joining the stable of old favourites. “Last year’s programme sported more than 100 events,” said Festival Manager Nicci Rousseau-Schmidt. “And it is already clear that we’ll top that number this year.”

read more

Posted in African News, South Africa News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Satellite ultra-broadband in Europe & Africa

NEW YORK, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

read more

Posted in African News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Standard Bank South Africa’s affordable housing loan book reaches R14bn in 2012

Standard Bank South Africa’s home loan book for the affordable housing market grew by 30% to R14-billion in 2012 as South Africa’s largest residential mortgate lender continued to attract first-time homebuyers in this segment.

read more

Posted in African News, South Africa News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ECOWAS MINISTERS OF FINANCE ADOPT REGIONAL COMMON EXTERNAL TARIFF

ABUJA, Nigeria, March 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Regional ministers of finance on Wednesday, 20th March 2013 in Praia, Cape Verde endorsed a new region wide tariff regime for West Africa in another important milestone on the road to a customs union of the 15 ECOWAS Member States.

read more

Posted in African News, Nigeria News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CAPE TOWN: SUCCESSFUL STREET GAMES LAUNCHED IN HEINZ PARK, PHILIPPI

The Nyanga South African Police Services [SAPS] Cluster has launched a pilot community project in a crime-ridden town as a run-up to the National Police Day celebrations – Cape Town police reported.

read more

Posted in South Africa News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zimbabwe’s Central Bank investigation opens a can of worms

 

An investigation conducted by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) into operations of the country’s Micro-Finance Institutions (MFIs) and money-lending institutions has exposed a plethora of illegal activities by the institutions impacting on the country’s economic development.

read more

Posted in African News, Zimbabwe News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Air quality deteriorates in Zimbabwe’s main cities

by Wallace Mawire

A report produced by the Institute of Environmental Studies (IES) on  the proposed National Climate Change Response Strategy in Zimbabwe has revealed that there is increasing evidence of deteriorating air quality in the country’s main cities.

read more

Posted in Africa ECO, Green Energy, Zimbabwe News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SkyVision to improve the level of communication in Africa

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

 

SkyVision has invested in Africa and will be expanding its local presence.

read more

Posted in African News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Smarter infrastructure needed to handle exploding data traffic

 

By Peter Karaszi

 

Mobile operators across the globe are being squeezed by decreasing revenues per user, and a seemingly insatiable demand by users for more data. To efficiently manage the rapidly growing increase in data traffic in their networks, mobile operators need to build and improve their infrastructure in a much smarter way than they have hitherto done. Telecoms expert Peter Karaszi takes a look at some new infrastructural solutions that can help mobile operators do just that.

read more

Posted in African News, South Africa News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GSMA Announces Asia Pacific Could Generate US$1 Trillion In GDP Through Spectrum Harmonisation For Mobile Broadband

Allocation of the 700MHz ‘Digital Dividend’ Band to Mobile Services Will Create New Jobs, Support Business Innovation and Generate Government Revenues

read more

Posted in World News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment