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April 18, 2019

THIS UK MANUFACTURER OF INDUSTRIAL SAFETY BARRIERS IS SETTING THE STANDARD FOR EXPORT GROWTH

A-Safe’s industrial safety barriers often take a big hit, but the company has no such worries.

Exports have been a major part of A-Safe’s success over the past six years. Averaging 40% year-on-year growth has brought the company to £54m turnover, with the proportion of export earnings rising from just over 50% to now approaching 90%.

With UK manufacturing urgently needing to boost trade, what can we learn from A-Safe’s relentless progress?

Worldwide demand

It helps that there is a global need for A-Safe’s high-quality products in factories, warehouses, airports, carparks – anywhere that assets and people need to be separated and protected from industrial [...]

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March 26, 2019

AROUND 1.85 MILLION PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CYCLONE IN MOZAMBIQUE – UN

BEIRA – About 1.85 million people have now been affected by Cyclone Idai and its aftermath in Mozambique alone, UN humanitarian agency OCHA said on Tuesday, as aid workers raced to fathom the scale of the disaster and determine what help is most urgently needed.

“Some will be in critical, life-threatening situations. Some will sadly have lost their livelihoods, which whilst an appalling tragedy is not immediately life-threatening,” OCHA coordinator Sebastian Rhodes Stampa said.

Idai flattened homes and provoked widespread flooding when it made landfall near the Mozambique port city of Beira on 14 March. It then ripped through neighboring Zimbabwe [...]

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March 22, 2019

5 facts about Human Rights Day in South Africa

On 21 March of every year, South Africa celebrates Human Rights Day to commemorate The Sharpeville Massacre. Here are five facts around the public holiday

 

1.Human Rights Day is a tribute to Sharpeville Massacre.

 

It was more than just a protest about Pass Laws

 

3.PAC spearheaded the Anti-Pass Laws Campaign

 

4.African National Congress instituted 21 March as the South Africa Human Rights Day.

 

Bill of Rights is the cornerstone of democracy in South Africa.

https://albertonrecord.co.za/138668/5-facts-human-rights-day-south-africa/

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November 14, 2018

30 BEST RESTAURANTS IN SOUTH AFRICA

The nominated restaurants were determined by the scores of a panel of anonymous judges, convened by chef Margot Janse, who dined around the country. “A fantastic field of nominees has come out of this year’s judging, with some newcomers and old favourites making up a list that truly represents the best of the best in South African dining today,” said Janse. “As always, these nominees have been nominated for their achievements in excellent dining, innovative menus, ambience and service excellence.” The top 10 restaurants will be revealed on Sunday 18 November 2018 at an awards ceremony at GrandWest in Cape Town.

The nominees, in alphabetical order, are: Camphors at Vergelegen, [...]

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