It’s our great pleasure to present the much-anticipated Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists.
Here they are! The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa finalists for 2013. Who will get your vote?
Featuring a diverse selection of objects, the MBOISA finalists were nominated by a mix of design journalists and cultural commentators in South Africa.
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GENEVA, Switzerland, February 5, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – IOM is currently transporting over 125 metric tonnes of emergency assistance including plastic sheeting, sleeping mats, beds, mattresses and mosquito nets to an estimated 100,000 people displaced by fighting in north Darfur’s Jebel Amir district.
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YAOUNDE, Cameroon, January 29, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Cameroon’seconomicrecovery continues. Afterrising about 4 percent in 2011, economicactivityisexpected to continue to increase and grow to about 5 percent in 2012, the World Bank announcedtoday. The engines of growth continue to be in agriculture, construction, and the services industries together with a significant difference this year in the rise of oil production. However, this economic growth is still not evidence enough to improve the lives of Cameroonians.
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Event: Mastering Pricing & Price Review in Gas & LNG Contracts
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All Gold and Titanium Standard Bank-branded credit and cheque cards will now be issued with the tap-and-go payment method. This means that Standard Bank’s credit card holders in South Africa will not have to swipe or insert their cards into terminals.
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Governments’ commitment toward green energy fuels hybrid and electric powered vehicles market
Posted in Africa ECO, Green Energy
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Urban Infrastructure and City Management Tools
Since 2006, the International Development Association (IDA) support has enabled the Rwandan cities of Kigali, Huye and Musanze to improve service provision to their citizens. For example, in Kigali and Huye, 535,580 people have gained access to paved roads. In Musanze, 70,258 people have gained access to an improved health center, school and multipurpose hall facilities. By 2009, 15-27 percent of municipal budgets were allocated to infrastructure and facilities maintenance, from a baseline in 2006 of 2.5 percent in Kigali City, 2 percent in Huye district and 7 percent in Musanze district. This increase demonstrates the improved ability of these cities to continue to deliver and maintain services to their inhabitants.
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Hybrid and electric medium- to heavy-duty truck and bus production in EMEA set for sustainable growth and development
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World Bank approves $300 million to upgrade city roads to reduce travel time and costs
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By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa
CAPE TOWN leaders have rolled up their sleeves to see to it that work progresses as plan to make the city the best in the world.
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The introduction of the MasterCard Muvo card in Durban will herald the beginning of the end of carrying cash for bus fare in South Africa.
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