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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

AT LAST!!  The World Cup is here and everybody is excited about the vibe. In almost every shop, business and almost every house and on vehicles you see flags and other items depicting the South Africa way of celebrating the biggest sport event our country ever hosted.
We wish to congratulate all involved to have the stadiums, accommodation and even the Gautrain ready as planned and hope all the visitors and players will enjoy their stay and the South African hospitality.
The extra long school holidays is going to be fun for …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
Senior Burger 2010 aangewys

Tydens die Centurion Raad vir Bejaardes (CRB) se onlangse jaarvergadering is Mossie de Wet as die Centurion se Senior Burger 2010 benoem.
Die doel van die toekenning is om senior burgers in Centurion aan te moedig om solank moontlik betrokke te bly in die gemeenskap.
Deur hul betrokkenheid kan hulle steeds innoverend en betekenisvol leef  en ook ‘n bydrae te lewer tot bevordering van die lewenskwaliteit van die gemeenskap.
Mossie de Wet het by Kiepersol Gemeenskapsentrum, een van CRB se fasiliteite, ‘n voorkomende gesondheidsaksie begin waar primêre dienste soos bloeddruk-, suiker- en cholesterolkontroles …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

You don’t have to be a football star to be famous – you can be famous to someone by being a blood donor.
With the excitement generated by the 2010 FIFA World Cup, the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) appeals to the public to develop a culture of blood donation.
SANBS made a commitment to ensure that there is a safe and sufficient blood supply in the country for the World Cup and over this period SANBS requires seven days blood stock to achieve this commitment.
As only South African residents can …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

Die gewilde antiek- en versamelaarsmark wat nou reeds bykans vyf jaar op die Voortrekkermonument Erfenisterrein plaasvind, vind op Woensdag, 16 Junie van 09:00 tot 15:00 op die dak van die groot Amfiteater plaas.
‘n Splinternuwe toegangshek vanuit Jan Smutslaan aan die noordekant van die Monument kan nou ook deur besoekers benut word.
Die hek is deel van die padverbeterings wat op die terrein aangebring is met die geld wat van die Nasionale Lotery Distribusiefonds ontvang is.
Besoekers sal dit meer gerieflik vind om die mark deur hierdie hek te bereik aangesien dit nader …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
No time to read? Then come and listen

With time that must be spent wisely, one often could not afford the time to read and improve your business skills.
Softline VIP has been presenting monthly breakfast seminars during which well-known Ian Mann delivers his famous book reviews.
The reviews allow the understanding of a business book in a simple but effective way and results in people being able to improve their knowledge and skills whilst enjoying a superb breakfast.
The next book review will be on the first Thursday of July at the Centurion Lake Hotel. The cost of R225 per …

Arts & Culture »

[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

The Pretoria Show celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2009.
Through the years this Show has always been one of Pretoria’s flagship events.
As organisers and owners of the event they have identified the need to change the image of the Show to be more in line with expectations of consumers and visitors to the event.
The rebranding of the Show brings new opportunities in terms of marketing and branding as well as a chance to re-position the event amongst a younger crowd, while retaining the loyal visitor of the past.
Tshwabac’s Board took a …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

Creative Designs is an Architectural and Construction Company which has been in business for the past 16 years andrecently opened their showroom at 1030 Lenchen North Avenue, between John Vorster and South Street.
Companies such as Mutual & federal, Outsurance and major property groups have been using their services for rebuilding and refurnishing houses that has been damaged by storms.
Creative Designs offer a wide range of products and services such as Kitchens, Carpets, Furniture, Solar Geysers and Heating, Timber Works, Floors, Plumbing Supplies, Bricks, Hardware Products, Taps, Bathrooms, Stone …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

Banking services in South Africa have become accessible to all South Africans since 1994.
A study released by the Solidarity Research Institute (SRI) shows that there has been significant progress in respect of transformation in the South African banking sector since the start of democracy.
The study forms part of the SRI’s South African Transformation Monitor (SAT Monitor) and focuses on transformation in the banking sector, with specific reference to ownership of bank accounts, credit cards, ATM cards, debit cards and so-called Mzansi accounts.
According to Johan Kruger, head of the SRI, the …

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[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
SACBW Centurion ready for action

The Centurion branch of the South African Council for Businesswomen (SACBW) is now official.
The branch held their official launch on 27 May 2010 with a scrumptious breakfast at Chapters Restaurant at the popular Leriba Lodge in Centurion.
Members and visitors from various sectors attended and were welcomed by the chairlady, Carina Nel.
The official opening was done by the National President of The SACBW, Thelma Mathamelo and she congratulated the branch on their launch.
Thelma invites all businesswomen to join the council, to stand together, to share “UBUNTU” and to make a difference …

Schools »

[13 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]
Laerskool Bakenkop spog ook met talent

Natasha Joubert, Gr 7 leerling van Laerskool Bakenkop is op Saterdag, 29 Mei tydens ‘n funksie by die Centurion LakeHotel, as die Mej Centurion Skole Senior Primere aangewys.
Natasha is ook gekroon as Teen Miss World SA 2010 en sy het verskeie titels soos Mej Jnr Million Dollar 2009 by Sun City gewen.
Natasha sing ook en wil graag soos haar broer, Reinier Joubert, Gr 10 leerling van die Hoërskool Eldoraigne wat in die Supersterre Top 10 is, sukses behaal.
Op die foto is Mej Teen SA, Chante Jantjies, Natasha Joubert en Mej …