Joburg to get its first gas-fired power plants
Harith General Partners, which funds infrastructure development across Africa, is pushing ahead with plans to build the first gas-fired power plants in South Africa’s industrial hub of Gauteng and is exploring options to source the fuel.
Spike in violent house robberies in Joburg
Security company Fidelity ADT has advised its customers to regularly change their digipad access codes after a spike in violent house robberies in Bryanston, Johannesburg.
A recent Carte Blanche report revealed that a gang of gun-wielding criminals...
My motherboard seems to have died this morning. No BIOS, no beeps, only power button lights up. I don't have time to strip it down myself.
Is there a decent place where they will have a look and repair / replace what is needed? I don't want to replace the whole thing as I've been upgrading over...
The dangerous lives of bankers working in Joburg
Anyone living in Johannesburg knows that certain areas in the CBD are extremely dangerous, especially when compared to the leafy suburbs around Rosebank and Sandton.
According to data from Crime Stats SA, Joburg Central is the worst precinct in...
My partner and I are relocating to Cape Town and we have an apartment in north Joburg. We are thinking of renting it out. So far we listed it on PrivateProperty but only got replies from agencies. Has anyone had success renting out privately by listing on PrivateProperty? We are considering...
I'm new to JHB and wanted to know where are some good, cheap, driving ranges around JHB. Preferably centrally located (~10km radius from CBD, preferably North) as I'd like to hit the ranges after work.
Cairo surpasses Joburg as Uber’s biggest African city
Egypt’s capital Cairo has this year surpassed South Africa’s business hub Johannesburg as being internet ride-sharing service Uber’s biggest and busiest African city.
Why Joburg wants free Wi-Fi for all residents
Offering free Wi-Fi to all Johannesburg residents opens opportunities for employment and empowerment, according to the city’s head of broadband Zolani Matabese.
Setting up a call-centre and require a qualified technician to lay cat5e lan cabling, cap & patch for voip setup.
Should take a day or two to complete.
Anybody looking for the opportunity and is willing to work in Woodmead, Johannesburg, please respond soonest.
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I recently moved into a new place with a prepaid meter, and the electricity recharges are ridiculously high compared to what I was paying at my old place.
The old place had single phase electricity and one of the old prepaid meters (i.e. not smart). My prepaid recharges in September/October...
The plan to make Johannesburg home to a digital revolution
Over the past two years, an initiative has been underway to put an area of central Johannesburg on the map as a place where digital innovation and entrepreneurship happens in South Africa.
I'll be coming to SA some time this month *fingers crossed* and need to buy a laptop from there. I've settled on the Lenovo Thinkpad E530 (i3 version) and since I'll need it almost immediately, or withing 3-5 days, I was hoping someone could help me out? :) I checked online and comx/laptop...