Youth in SA townships could unlock job creation, summit hears

2018-10-24 10:48

Paying young people in South Africa's townships for social types of work - whether running a book club or teaching others how to use Wi-Fi in the community - needs closer consideration and support, says development strategist Dr Kate Philip.

Significant growth in township house prices

2015-08-19 13:04

The FNB House Price Index for areas formerly classified as “black townships” in the six major metro regions has risen by a very strong 17% year-on-year.

SA doctors need not panic over 'certificates of need'

2014-06-10 12:07

A compulsory 'certificate of need' has been signed into law to encourage doctors to only open practices in underserved places such as rural areas and townships.


Zuma: New procurement law will grow black business

2016-10-30 12:43

Government is a powerful economic transformation tool, says President Jacob Zuma, and it must be used to advance black economic empowerment.

Data demand soars in Gauteng townships

2015-04-22 15:11

Internet data volumes for mobile network Vodacom are growing faster in Gauteng townships than the national average.

Worst place to live in South Africa

Silvertown township in Port Elizabeth has been identified by Stats SA as the worst place in the country to live. Watch.

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