Kimberley (South Africa)

Type: City
Name: Kimberley (South Africa)
Country: South Africa
Latitude: -28.75
Longitude: 24.77
population: 142,105
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Hurdles remain in the way of northern WA becoming Asia's food bowl

Farmers in Western Australia's Ord Valley say production costs will have to be cut to make exporting to Asia possible.According to farmers and industry representatives there are major obstacles, such as production costs and infrastructure, to address ... [Published ABC Online - 23 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

THE INSIDER: Race for the bottom of the socioeconomic pile

SOUTH Africa has the "poorest of the poor", a phrase much loved by politicians. But in Kimberley, where a good many poverty-stricken folk reside, the competition is fierce for who lies at the very bottom of the pile.Following protests this week about ... [Published BDlive - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Great War was not all quiet on the home front

A first is the war as a hazy curiosity. Based at an isolated, dozy peasant village deep in the far west of Northern Rhodesia, a British missionary reported on an encounter with several visiting strangers late in 1916. They asked him to confirm a rumour ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Impact of Effective, Practical, Supportive Practitioner-Training in Early Childhood

Recent research by Port Elizabeth ‘s Dr. Lauren Stretch into the effectiveness of practitioner training in underprivileged early childhood development, has uncovered that a deep practitioner understanding of childhood growth and development results in ... [Published Mype News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Diamonds captain talks about latest Game victory

AUSTRALIAN captain Laura Geitz has spoke out about the depth of the Diamonds team at the Commonwealth Games after playing in a 64-40 victory against South Africa on Wednesday night in Glasgow.As in previous games, coach Lisa Alexander tried different ... [Published Surat Basin Online - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Mega lorry battle

Traffic officials stopped these lorries in Kimberley in June, according to the Diamond Fields Advertiser. Picture by Danie van der LithResidents and officials in Kimberley, South Africa, are complaining because they are having to foot the bill for damage ... [Published Railfuture - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Electric shock

Three new Chinese locomotives under the DC wires at Beaconsfield in June 2014 Photo: P J OdellNew Chinese-built electric locomotives are now working ... [Published Railfuture - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

The CAN DO! Refresh Tour is heading to Kimberley

The countdown has begun and anticipation is rising as the next free CAN DO! Refresh Tour concert is set to take place on Saturday, 2 August at Galeshewe Stadium, Kimberley, Northern Cape. Inspired by the spirit of South Africa's music talent and the freshest ... [Published Media Update South Africa - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

PETRA DIAMONDS : records|higher output

PETRA Diamonds has recorded an overall 17 percent increase to 3.11 million carats as a result of production increases at its five operating mines in South Africa and one in Tanzania .The company indicated that Koffiefontein Mine in the Free State recorded ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Train wagon refurbishment facility opens in S/Africa

South African Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown and Northern Cape Provincial Premier Sylvia Lucas have officially opened Transnet’s wagon refurbishment facility in the city of De Aar in North Cape Province, APA learnt Tuesday.The Transnet Wagons ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kimberley Gears Up for Diamond Summit

(RAPAPORT) DFA: The Kimberley Diamond Symposium and Trade Show will be held  from September 10 to 13. A similar symposium was held in 2007.  Robbie Cameron, spokesman for RCA Conference Organisers, who are hosting the symposium, said yesterday that following ... [Published Rapaport News - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Jimmy Tau: he’s the pride of the Diamond City

RUDZANI MUSEKWAMany remember him as the guy who went against the norm, moving from Orlando Pirates to Kaizer Chiefs in what was one of the most controversial transfers in the history of South African football.But few people know that Jimmy Tau, the history-making ... [Published The New Age Online - Jul 29 2014]

Quotes

...could sing, like Gray in the song Loving Arms, about a man who longs to be with his girlfriend (perhaps because he was in jail), that he was, "Looking back and longing for the freedom from my chains" . Well, Selebi has long been free of some of his chains but the stain on his reputation remains and he seems to wish it will just drift away some day...
"It's difficult to keep it under control, some government help with exporting by reducing their inspection costs and their fees would go a long way."
...A war may have been going on, a former unregistered midwife recalled many decades later, "but we weren't fighting these German people, and, anyway, German money was the same as anybody else's money"
"I think Lisa's got three options for the starting seven and she's got a plan for Jamaica" Geitz said

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SALGA unveils on Municipal Audit Support Progra... [Published South African Government - 19 hours ago]
Solongus -“Nuggets of Diamond 2” [Published KOREA IT TIMES - 21 hours ago]
THE INSIDER: Race for the bottom of the socioec... [Published BDlive - 22 hours ago]
Erich Gonzales Shares Her Experience In Africa [Published Philippine News - 23 hours ago]
Hurdles remain in the way of northern WA becomi... [Published ABC Online - 23 hours ago]
Youth in De Aar gets a boost [Published Express - Aug 01 2014]
The Great War was not all quiet on the home front [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 31 2014]
The Impact of Effective, Practical, Supportive ... [Published Mype News - Jul 31 2014]
Diamonds captain talks about latest Game victory [Published Surat Basin Online - Jul 31 2014]
Mega lorry battle [Published Railfuture - Jul 30 2014]
Electric shock [Published Railfuture - Jul 30 2014]
The CAN DO! Refresh Tour is heading to Kimberley [Published Media Update South Africa - Jul 30 2014]
PETRA DIAMONDS : records|higher output [Published 4 Traders - Jul 30 2014]
Our Laura to captain Aussie team for fifth time [Published Surat Basin Online - Jul 30 2014]
Donald Ross, DSc, FRCS, 1922 to 2014 [Published CTSNet - Jul 30 2014]
Medal record for Team Scotland at Glasgow Games [Published The Scotsman - Jul 29 2014]
Train wagon refurbishment facility opens in S/A... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jul 29 2014]
Kimberley Gears Up for Diamond Summit [Published Rapaport News - Jul 29 2014]
Jimmy Tau: he’s the pride of the Diamond City [Published The New Age Online - Jul 29 2014]
Geitz instrumental in victory over Trinidad and... [Published Ipswich Satellite - Jul 28 2014]
Today's Market Report including Petra Diamonds ... [Published Proactive Investors.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
Debswana production jumps 10 percent [Published Mmegi Online - Jul 28 2014]
‘Amazing site’ needs protection [Published IOL - Jul 28 2014]
Petra's Revenue +17% in 2014 [Published Rapaport News - Jul 28 2014]
Once-mighty Anglo mulls mine selloff [Published BDlive - Jul 28 2014]
Commonwealth Games: Day 4, what's on when [Published Gloucester Advocate - Jul 27 2014]
Commonwealth Games 2014: netball, day three [Published Cooma Monaro Express - Jul 27 2014]
Putin In America’s Crosshairs – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Jul 26 2014]
Fans flock for Games' second day [Published Wharfvalley - Jul 25 2014]
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World Skateboarding Championships Return to Sou... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 22 2014]
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World Skateboarding Rider Cup New York Kicks Of... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jul 10 2014]
$10,000 Cash on the Line Plus a Trip to South Africa for Winning Team to Compete in Rider Cup Championship During the 2014 Kimberley Diamond Cup ...
Kimberley Diamond Cup World Skateboarding Champ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 12 2014]
SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 12, 2014) - World Skateboarding Grand Prix (WSGP) today announced the dates for the 2014 Kimberley Diamond Cup World Skateboarding Championships (KDC) as well as the addition of the Women's Street Championships. Presented ...
Central African Republic: Behind the Headlines:... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - May 01 2014]
Source: Enough ProjectCountry: Central African Republic The Enough Project has been closely following the violent conflict in Central African Republic, where mass killings and human rights abuses continue at an alarming rate. This new report authored ...
World Skateboarding Brings Rider Cup Team Champ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Apr 10 2014]
$10,000 Cash on the Line Plus a Trip for Winning Team to South Africa to Compete in Rider Cup Championship During the 2014 Kimberley Diamond Cup ...
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