ARTICLES RELATING TO SOUTH AFRICA

SA tourism stats hits record high

2014-04-15 16:30

A total of 937 792 tourists visited South Africa during December 2013, making it the highest ever recorded number of tourists in the country in any one month.

Easter events you need to know about

2014-04-14 08:56

Take a look at some of the country's best Easter events taking place on the Easter weekend.

Why you need to send your kids to Sugar Bay Camp

2014-04-02 10:34

Sugar Bay, a beautiful adventure camp situated in Zinkwazi Beach, KwaZulu-Natal pretty much sums up your child’s camp dreams into one location.

Johannesburg gets slick new pocket guide

2014-03-20 09:52

Johannesburg in Your Pocket, is a new, comprehensive city guide that aims to further promote tourism in the City of Gold.

Free Wi-Fi for the City of Tshwane

2014-03-19 10:34

Project Isizwe by the City of Tshwane, South Africa, plans to provide the city with free Wi-Fi by 2016.

K Day Music Festival: 29 March 2014

2014-03-18 15:36

Don’t miss a day of tribute to local is lekker music - 29 March 2014.

5 SA comedians you should follow on Twitter

2014-03-12 11:29

If laughter is the best medicine then you should be careful not to overdose when following these local comedians on Twitter.

Sanbona announces opening date for Dwyka Tented Lodge

2014-03-07 09:00

Sanbona Wildlife Reserve announces the opening date for the new look Dwyka Tented Lodge.

What does it mean to be a World Design Capital?

2014-03-04 12:39

Cape Town has been named 2014's World Design Capital. Here's a rundown of what that title holds for not only the Mother City, but South Africa as a whole.

Commuter left spitting mad after Gautrain snake saga

2014-02-25 13:10

It's never a good thing when you return to your parked car to find it surrounded by security guards, a snake handler and a few policemen.

Fuel supply hampered at Cape Town International

2014-02-25 08:25

Chevron South Africa says it is aware that a 'challenge' in the supply of jet fuel is currently being experienced at the Cape Town International Airport.

5 of the most expensive houses in Gauteng

2014-02-19 15:30

Dreaming about that multi-million rand house with all the trimmings? Add these 5 to your swank bank.

10 SA things I wish the USA had

2014-02-17 11:26

Sometimes it takes an outsider to remind us why our country rocks.

Table Mountain- Valentine’s day offer

2014-02-11 19:30

Valentine's Day spent at the world's 7th Natural Wonder? yes please.

Timbavati now home to one of only four Master Trackers in the world

2014-01-30 12:49

How good are your animal tracking skills? Lucas Mathonsi from Sgagula has recently been given "Master Tracker" status, making him only one of four in the world.

Is your child being bullied?

2014-01-10 13:00

A letter from the CEO of Girls and Boys Town highlights the importance of knowing if your child is being bullied or not.

Local bus company employee delivers baby

2013-10-10 13:00

Awesome Golden Arrow clipcard van driver helps deliver a baby in a Cape Town bus terminus!

5 of the most expensive houses in South Africa

2013-10-10 10:12

Just because you can’t afford a multi-million rand mansion doesn’t mean you can’t drool at the very expensive house porn.

SA to control misuse of codeine

2013-10-07 09:29

Patients will be required to produce IDs to purchase some common over the counter medicines from 2014.

More South Africans diagnosed with depression

2013-10-03 14:15

The number professionals diagnosed with depression in South Africa has increased significantly, according to Profmed medical aid scheme.

84% of SA not getting best healthcare

2013-09-12 13:30

According to health minister Aaron Motsoaledi, 84% of South Africans are receiving second rate healthcare.

SA tackles drugs patent reform

2013-09-10 07:52

The government has published a draft intellectual property policy with potential far-reaching effects for pharmaceutical patents, which rights groups have hailed as a move towards lower medicine costs.

4 hot local bands we love right now

2013-08-29 08:01

Not much warms the heart more than some homegrown tunes... So check out these hot locals that will definitely make you proudly South African!

 

Easter events

2014-04-14 08:57

Check out some of the best events happening over Easter weekend.

Splashy Fen : 17- 21 April 2014

2014-04-07 16:53

Are you ready for South Africa's premier music festival?

Instagram Street culture: Durban

2014-04-02 09:00

Planning a particular trip and want to be inspired ahead of time? Here's what you need to know about Instagram's virtual communities.

Weekend Escapes close to SA's major cities

2014-03-19 17:40

Distance often affects our holiday destination choice, so here is a round up of some great weekend escapes close to most major cities in the country.

Quick weekend breaks

2014-03-19 08:39

Check out these great weekend break spots close to SA's cities.

Weekend Escapes close to SA's major cities

2014-03-18 10:13

Distance often affects our holiday destination choice, so here is a round up of some great weekend escapes close to most major cities in the country.

SAA develops a training programme for cadet pilots

2014-03-05 15:53

South African Airways (SAA) may use the in-flight relief pilot programme as a direct and meaningful contribution towards the development of future pilots for the airline industry.

Cape Town road closures for Eminem concert

2014-02-25 11:48

Eminem is in town! Check out which roads will be closed ahead of his concert set to take place at the Cape Town Stadium on 26 February.

10 SA things I wish the USA had

2014-02-24 09:47

Sometimes it takes an outsider to remind us why our country rocks.

5 of the most expensive houses in Gauteng

2014-02-18 17:45

Dreaming about that multi-million rand house with all the trimmings? Add these 5 to your swank bank.

Shamwari raises R5m for Rhino conservation

2014-02-12 14:35

The Shamwari group has announced that it has raised R5 million in aid of Rhino Conservation.

Table Mountain- Valentine’s day offer

2014-02-11 09:07

Valentine's Day spent at the world's 7th Natural Wonder? yes please.

What are you doing this Feb?

2014-01-28 11:01

Events you just might want to check out if you're in Cape Town, Bloemfontein, KwaZulu-Natal or Johannesburg.

Can dads take care of babies?

2013-11-01 11:00

Are South African dads responsible enough to share maternity leave with their partners?

5 of the most expensive houses in South Africa

2013-10-14 11:22

Just because you can’t afford a multi-million rand mansion doesn’t mean you can’t drool at the very expensive house porn.

Local bus company employee delivers baby

2013-10-10 13:00

Awesome Golden Arrow clipcard van driver helps deliver a baby in a Cape Town bus terminus!

SA to spend over R2bn to fight malaria

2013-10-10 08:20

Over the next four years South Africa will spend an estimated R2bn to rid the country of endemic malaria.

More South Africans diagnosed with depression

2013-10-04 05:00

The number professionals diagnosed with depression in South Africa has increased significantly, according to Profmed medical aid scheme.

More South Africans diagnosed with depression

2013-10-03 11:15

The number of professionals diagnosed with depression in South Africa has increased significantly, according to Profmed medical scheme.

SA tackles drugs patent reform

2013-09-10 13:00

The government has published a draft intellectual property policy with potential far-reaching effects for pharmaceutical patents, which rights groups have hailed as a move towards lower medicine costs.

SA to tackle chronic lifestyle diseases

2013-09-03 15:07

Department of Health to aggressively address heart disease, cancer and a host of other diseases as part of a four-year plan to curb chronic conditions.

Govt gears up for NDP talks

2013-08-13 13:33

The Cabinet lekgotla will discuss the economy, progress made since 2009, and the National Development Plan, Minister in the Presidency Collins Chabane says.

 
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