Selling food and success

WITH help from the Awethu Project, Bra Wor is taking its business to new heights. It gives a shisanyama experience to the uninitiated.

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Awethu Project helps entrepreneurs

A STEP up in the business world is possible for talented young entrepreneurs through Awethu Project, which offers mentorship and investment to qualifying candidates.

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Aids: education is key

TO mark World Aids Day, the City has ramped up its door-to-door education campaigns, while experts will make presentations on the day.

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More sparkle for Jewel City

ANOTHER R40-million is being invested in the diamond trading precinct, with revamped offices for the Diamond Board among the changes.

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Bridge turns blue

DIABETES was highlighted when Nelson Mandela Bridge was bathed in blue light, the first in a series of events to raise awareness of the chronic illness.

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Joburg 125 years celebrations

AT the Joburg 125-year Experience Centre, visitors will journey through the history of the city, from the discovery of gold in 1886 to the 2040 vision.

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Niche living at Egoli Gas

PLANS are in the pipeline to convert the old Egoli Gas site in Milpark into an upmarket lifestyle destination, with shops, offices, lofts and a boutique hotel.

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Place making and public art

PUBLIC art has been used to great effect in Joburg’s inner city and Soweto, where it helps to create identity, or underlines the significance of various places.

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Serene Satyagraha House opens

GANDHI'S house has been beautifully restored and opened as a guesthouse with a difference, one immersed in the simplicity he preached.

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The inner city is a-changing

END Street Mall is opening up the inner city to quality affordable housing. It is building a community, with a retail component, a park and a school part of the precinct.

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Informal city on show

CITIES have a magnetic quality: they attract people through promises of a better life, people who need housing and amenities. Now, an exhibition looks at projects that explore informality in the modern metropolis.

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Drivers learn about city

A HUNDRED public transport drivers spent time learning more about the city whose streets they travel along all day, on a Know Your City tour.

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