Media Releases 2014

Joburg named top city in the world to visit in 2015

December 18th, 2014|

Johannesburg has claimed first place in Rough Guide's list of the "top 10 cities to visit in 2015", winning praise for its diversity, "crackling" energy and "pervasive social warmth" as well as for the rebirth [...]

African Food and Culture Hub boost for inner city

December 12th, 2014|

The African Food and Culture Hub, an exciting new project currently being spearheaded by the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), will further transform the inner city with the creation of a new public space surrounded by [...]

JDA joins in commemorating Madiba’s passing

December 5th, 2014|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) joins the rest of Joburg, South Africa and people across the globe in commemorating a year since the passing of the father of democracy in the country, Nelson Mandela. Mandela's [...]

Helping hand for small businesses

December 4th, 2014|

Small and emerging businesses in Johannesburg have got a vital hand-up from the City with the creation of a hub that offers office space at affordable rates. The Business PlaceThe expertise available at the hub [...]

Westbury Clinic set for complete makeover

December 2nd, 2014|

The JDA is set to start construction of a brand new, multi-million rand clinic in Westbury. Slovoville ClinicThe R16-million Slovoville Clinic near Dobsonville in Soweto opened its doors in March 2014.THE UPGRADE of Westbury Clinic [...]