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2014-09-18 23:05:25

With a new partnership between IHW HABIT™ and Phela Health and Wellness, the wellness program has successfully launched in South Africa. Johannesburg, South Africa (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Phela Health and Wellness is now the first organization to adopt the HABIT™ Program in South Africa. HABIT™ is a cost-efficient wellness program created by Indaba Health and Wellness, and distributed in South Africa by Bestflex. Phela is implementing a modified version of the HABIT program,...

2014-09-17 08:33:55

Instant messaging, attachment sharing, phone and conference calling using Double Layer Encryption with Authenticated User End Points PRETORIA, South Africa, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seecrypt has today announced the release of SC3, a new generation of secure communications that will provide users with unprecedented levels of privacy thanks to a military-grade double layer encryption protocol. This latest version of Seecrypt's app will enable individuals and businesses to make end-to-end...

2014-09-16 08:21:32

CAPE TOWN, South Africa and HANNOVER, Germany, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth time running, MiX Telematics [http://www.mixtelematics.com ] is participating in the renowned IAA Commercial Vehicles Show [http://www.iaa.de/en ], being held in Hannover, Germany, from 25 September to 2 October 2014. The global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions will use the opportunity to launch and demo their latest telematics innovations. MiX Telematics is...

2014-09-15 08:22:31

WALNUT, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTC: VSPC) today reported more details on the Giant King Grass bioenergy project being pursued by Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited of South Africa. Below is an article by Chantelle Kotze in the Mining Weekly, which is available at http://www.miningweekly.com/article/r47-million-bio-energy-project-under-development-by-harmony-2014-08-22. "Gold miner Harmony Gold is implementing a R47-million bioenergy pilot-scale project...

2014-09-10 08:36:45

Enterprises are increasingly opting for hybrid models to place non-core applications in the cloud CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapidly expanding bandwidth capacities, following the landing of undersea cables, have led to the proliferation of data centres and established a solid platform for the development of cloud computing services in South Africa and Kenya. Enterprises are steadily embracing outsourcing and managed services for various business and technological...

2014-09-09 08:21:30

ROSH HAAYIN, Israel, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq CM: PNTR) - a leading developer, manufacturer and operator of Mobile Resource Management (MRM), announced today that it has acquired a 100% interest in Global Telematics S.A. Proprietary Limited (Global Telematics), a provider of commercial fleet management and vehicle tracking solutions in South Africa. Since inception in 1997, Global Telematics has designed and developed telematics...

2014-09-03 12:22:08

- Normalised profit from operations up 23% to USD 477.1 million JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discovery Limited Group Chief Executive, Adrian Gore, today presented the Group's annual financial results for the year ended 30 June 2014. Discovery posted normalised profit from operations of USD 477.1 million, a 23% increase from the previous year - a figure driven strongly by new business growth of 15% to USD 1 169.3 million....

2014-09-03 08:29:12

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Keynote inspirational speaker and three-time cancer conqueror Matt Jones is commemorating Leukemia and Lymphoma Cancer awareness month by sharing his message of overcoming adversity with 10 speeches in nine states - and a trip to Cape Town, South Africa to participate in his sixth marathon. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140902/142083 "You need to develop a marathon mentality to deal with the realities of fighting cancer," said Jones,...

2014-08-28 08:23:33

RESSANO GARCIA, Mozambique, August 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, the President of the Republic of Mozambique, Armando Guebuza, and the Mozambican Minister of Energy, Salvador Namburete, joined the chairman of the Mozambican state power utility, Electridade de Mozambique (EDM), Augusto Fernando de Sousa and the President and CEO of Sasol, David Constable, at the inauguration of Central Termica de Ressano Garcia (CTRG). The CTRG power plant, which is a...

2014-08-26 16:21:05

Strategic collaboration points to the growing emergence of behavior-based insurance models CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global insurer Discovery Limited, today announced a strategic partnership deal with U.S.-based Cambridge Mobile Telematics (CMT), a leading telematics technology provider. This deal will further bolster the current productive relationship between its auto-term insurance arm, Discovery Insure, and CMT....


Latest South Africa Reference Libraries

Optimal Energy Joule
2014-06-18 06:24:29

The Joule was produced by Optimal Energy based in Cape Town, South Africa. It was an electric six-seat passenger car first thought of in 2004. It was shown to the public at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. Changes were made and shown again at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show. Production of the Joule stopped in April 2012 and Optimal Energy announced it was closing down in June 2012. The Joule was an electric car designed by Keith Helfet, who also designed the Jaguar XJ220 and the Jaguar F-type...

Grootslang
2014-04-22 13:29:14

The Grootslang is a legendary creature said to inhabit a cave in Richtersveld, South Africa, as well as warm freshwater rivers and swamps. The name Grootslang loosely translates to “big snake.” The legend of the Grootslang tells that the creature has been around since the world began. Allegedly the creature was a mistake that the Gods created. Upon realizing what they had done, the Gods split the Grootslang into two creatures. The first elephants and the first snakes. However, one...

African Red Toad, Schismaderma Carens
2013-11-22 13:31:33

The African Red Toad, Schismaderma Carens, known also as the African Split-Skin Toad, is a species of toad belonging to the family Bufonidae. It’s monotypic within the genus Schismaderma. It is located in Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Kenya, Mozambique, South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland, Zambia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, and possibly Lesotho. The natural habitats are dry savanna, moist savanna, tropical or subtropical dry shrubland, tropical or subtropical moist...

Crimson Sprite, Pseudagrion massaicum
2013-08-22 12:58:43

The crimson sprite (Pseudagrion massaicum), also known as the Masai sprite or the vermillion sprite, is a species of damselfly that can be found in Africa. Its range includes Angola, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe, among other areas. It prefers to reside near streams and rivers in bushlands and savannahs. The total population number of the crimson sprite is unknown, but it is a locally common species in South Africa. It is thought that...

Corkscrew Clubtail, Paragomphus elpidius
2013-07-16 16:11:32

The corkscrew clubtail (Paragomphus elpidius) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in a large range that includes Botswana, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe, among other areas. It prefers a habitat in tropical or subtropical moist and arid forests, savannahs, and shrub lands, where it can be seen near freshwater marshes, lakes, and rivers. Its population numbers are thought to be stable, although it is not known if the species holds a...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.