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South African shopping mall development shows strong growth

The development of shopping centres is on the rise in South Africa, spurred on by the emerging middle class and the unprecedented growth in urbanisation in the country.

South African shopping mall development shows strong growth

The development of shopping centres is on the rise in South Africa, spurred on by the emerging middle class and the unprecedented growth in urbanisation in the country.

Grain silos make for a funky living space

A mix of alternative building materials and reclaimed industrial building stock has turned Mill Junction from an eyesore into Cinderella. (Image: Citiq)   17 February 2014 The...

Grain silos make for funky student accommodation

The old Premier Mill silos in Newtown have been repurposed, and now wear a four-storey hat of recycled shipping containers. The freshly made-over structure offers unusual accommodation for the city's large student population, and carries the hope that the new residents will bring their youth, energy and vibrancy back into the inner city.

Women in rhythm

Dancing is a powerful form of self-expression; it is also used as tool for healing. At Moving Into Dance Mophatong, it was used to celebrate women at a special dance class held during Women’s Month.

Grooming the future of tourism

The first batch of graduates have successfully completed the City of Johannesburg's tourism internship programme, and are ready to make their mark on the country's hospitality sector.

Grooming the future of tourism

The first batch of graduates have successfully completed the City of Johannesburg's tourism internship programme, and are ready to make their mark on the country's hospitality sector.
• Leading SA’s youth out of poverty

Waste gives Such artistic inspiration

Two South African artists are creating eco-conscious public art from waste to raise awareness about recycling.
Waste drive reaps rewards

Big bikes rev up for good causes

Harley-Davidson recently launched its 2012 range, and whether the mighty machines inspire envy, admiration or irritation, it is important to not forget that they are used extensively for good in South Africa and elsewhere.
Bikers hit the road for Mandela Day

Nandipha Mntambo: art beneath the hide

Nandipha Mntambo, the 2011 Standard Bank Young Artist Award winner for visual art, is known for using cowhide as a canvas for exploring the creative process and challenging societal and cultural norms. Now she's taking her exploration further.