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Load Shedding Schedules

With expected electricity load shedding, readers are requested to take note of the schedules to be implemented on a rotating bases starting with the group in the timeslot as per schedule as in the STAGE 1, STAGE 2 or STAGE 3.
The current load shedding groups are not fixed and merely serves as an indication of the areas grouped together in order to facilitated load shedding across City of Tshwane with the minimum impact to the consumers and might change at any time depending on the state of the electricity network …

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Solidariteit loods Akademia as Afrikaanse gemeenskapsuniversiteit

Solidariteit het Akademia onlangs as ‘n Afrikaanse gemeenskapsuniversiteit bekendgestel.
By dié geleentheid is ʼn Akademia-gemeenskapsforum gestig waar Akademia op ʼn jaarlikse basis met die Afrikaanse gemeenskap oorleg sal pleeg.
“Solidariteit het die noodsaaklikheid van ʼn Afrikaanse private universiteit van hoë gehalte besef. Alhoewel Akademia uit Solidariteit gebore is, wil ons graag die instelling vir gebruik aan die totale Afrikaanse gemeenskap beskikbaar stel,” het Flip Buys, voorsitter van die Solidariteit Beweging, gesê.
By die bekendstellingsgeleentheid is ook hulde gebring aan Afrikaanse individue wat wêreldklasprestasies behaal het en in Afrikaans gestudeer het.
Dié individue sluit …

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Finalists: Margaret Hirsch’s Business Woman of The Year 2014

Margaret Hirsch, CEO: Hirsch’s Appliance Store has been the recipient of a various awards to acknowledge her contribution to the business world in South Africa.
“Winning these awards has been wonderful – both for Hirsch’s and for me personally, and I wanted to see this happening to other women in business.” Margaret explained when she decided to launch the Margaret Hirsch Business Woman of the Year Award 2014 in Centurion.
The aim of the competition is to acknowledge women entrepreneurs that are passionate and successful in the running of their businesses …

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HIRSCH’S Centurion supports SAPS

Sport against Crime, in collaboration with the SAPS and Tshwane Metro Police, recently had a fundraising and visibility project in aid of CANSA in Centurion.
Hirsch’s Centurion assisted and supported the venture by identifying two “victims” who were “arrested and jailed” in a mobile prison cell by the SAPS.
The two “victims” were identified by manager Malcolm Chetty and were duly “charged”, “jailed” and “fined.”
Once the fine had been paid, the “victims” were released and received a certificate of participation.
The nominated Hirsch’s “victims” were Samantha Govender and Shalin Subban and …

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Special Christmas Market for the ladies

The monthly ladies morning network function for December 2014 at Hirsch’s Centurion turned out to be a very special event.Serious shopping for special gifts followed the normal networking and lucky draws.
Various businesses displayed their products including clothing, jewellery, books, paintings, decorations and food products included biltong, cookies and health products.