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Two farms outside Mossel Bay on offer for a long lease. GRDM holds an agricultural workshop. GRDM & George Municipalities hold wellness day. George Labour Department offers free services. Planned power outage – Hansmoeskraal. George Municipality ready for the Easter influx. Go George prepares to launch new routes.
Garden Route Walking Festival is almost here. Eden & Mossel Bay to receive funding from Province for netball courts. George Golf Club Newsletter.
Notre Dame Cathedral on fire. Redacted Mueller report due on Thursday. Macron addresses the yellow vests’ concerns. Venezuelans moving to Europe.
McBride’s testimony continues with some shocking revelations about IPID. Another fuel price hike in May. Mashaba gets booed off the stage in Alexandria.
Naspers pulls the JSE upwards. The impact of load shedding on the economy. Government preparing for a post-mining employment environment.
Pele out of hospital. Maties dust off Tukkies. Comrades introduces two new medals. Proteas still looking for an opening partner for de Kock.
LATEST LOCAL NEWS
The Garden Route District Municipality (GRDM), in collaboration with the Western Cape Department of Agriculture and the South Cape Economic Partnership (SCEP), on 9 April 2019, held a Garden Route District Inter-governmental Agriculture Workshop.
Garden Route District Municipality’s (GRDM) Employee Assistant Practitioner, Ms Shandré Abrahams, in collaboration with George Municipality’s Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) section hosted a joint Wellness event earlier on 11 April 2019 at the George Civic Centre.
The Labour Department in George renders the following services to employers and training providers, free of charge.
WEDNESDAY 17 APRIL 2019 FROM 09:00 TO 16:30
The George Municipality is ready for the Easter holiday weekend, says Municipal Manager Trevor Botha.
With less than two weeks left before roll-out of the GO GEORGE bus service to Parkdene, Ballotsview, Conville, Borcherds and Lawaaikamp on 28 April 2019, 24 new GO GEORGE communication champions are taking to the streets this week to prepare and inform residents to become confident users of the scheduled public bus service.
LATEST LOCAL SPORTS NEWS
19 – 22 APRIL 2019 – Easter Weekend: It is Easter this weekend and the Garden Route is the perfect place to lace up your trail shoes or hiking boots and get out before winter arrives to explore our beaches, dunes, forests, high peaks, and great walks and trails.
16 April 2019, Minister Anroux Marais will officially present ceremonial cheques to municipalities in the Western Cape.
WATCH: Massive fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris April 15, 2019
A fire has broken out at the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Officials said the fire may be linked to renovation work, French media reported.
Redacted Mueller report to be made public on Thursday April 15, 2019
US Democrats want the full report on Russian interference in the 2016 US election and contacts between Moscow and President Donald Trump’s campaign without redactions
Macron to set out fix for ‘yellow vest’ anger April 15, 2019
France’s Emmanuel Macron aims to kickstart a new chapter in his presidency with a series of policy announcements based on a major voter listening exercise launched in response to the “yellow vest” revolt.
Venezuelans seeking European asylum in ‘record’ numbers April 15, 2019
After citizens from Syria, those from Venezuela were the second-largest group among the 57,000 people who asked for asylum in February in the EU, Switzerland and Norway, according to official figures.
Former Ipid boss Robert McBride told the commission into state capture that former Ipid Limpopo head Innocent Khuba was approached by criminal intelligence officials after he was dismissed. The officials allegedly promised him his job back if he falsely implicated McBride.
AA warns consumers of another fuel price hike April 15, 2019
The AA said on Monday a litre of petrol was likely to set you back 56 cents more next month, while its predicting that diesel will decrease by 5 cents.
Alexandra residents have prevented Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba from chairing the Integrated Development Plan session that was meant to take place in the Johannesburg township on Monday night.
MARKET WRAP: JSE led slightly lower by Naspers April 15, 2019
Market heavyweight Naspers and miners ensured a poor start to the week for the local bourse, although banks rose 1.5%
Mike Schussler from Economists.co.za talks to Business Day TV about BankservAfrica’s monthly Economic Transaction index
Govt to empower new skills to former mine workers April 16, 2019
Millions of rand have been set aside by the Department of Labour’s Unemployment Insurance Fund to train over 7 000 former mine workers and unemployed youth at the O.R Tambo region in the Eastern Cape.
Pele leaves Brazil hospital after successful surgery April 15, 2019
Pele was released from a Sao Paulo hospital two days after the football great had surgery to remove a kidney stone.
Dominant Maties claim 2019 Varsity Cup April 15, 2019
Maties have won the 2019 Varisty Cup, easily downing Tuks 34-12 in the final played at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch.
Two Comrades Marathon special medals introduced April 15, 2019
The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has introduced two special medals for 2019, the Robert Mtshali Medal and the Isavel Roche-Kelly Medal, in honour of two outstanding runners who made Comrades history.
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