Latest News Received

Wednesday - 13 August 2014 : Week 33
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10 : 00 : 00 From the Director's Chair: Sustainable Urban Transport Solutions Worth Spreading 22
09 : 42 : 54 Uganda Starts Work On Buloba Pipeline 25
09 : 39 : 00 Waterfall development expounds mixed-use benefits 89
09 : 19 : 04 Kasozi - How I Built a Sh5 Billion Hospital 18
09 : 00 : 00 Community Resilience on the Edge = 18
09 : 00 : 00 Serious About Green Roofs: Four Things We Need 23
08 : 31 : 00 Marenica's Cost-Saving Game Changer 22
07 : 46 : 54 How Jigawa Governor, Sule Lamido, Received N1.3 Billion Kickback From Construction Firm 26
06 : 08 : 08 CICA Defends Construction of More Hospitals Close to Villages 30
Tuesday - 12 August 2014 : Week 33
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15 : 00 : 00 Redefine Properties swallows Macsteel’s portfolio for R2.7bn 58
13 : 53 : 12 Kenya: Bank, Shanzu TTC to Build Sh28 Million Hostel = 16
12 : 19 : 43 Nigeria: NLC Tackles SON Over New Cement Policy 29
12 : 02 : 29 How a Community Garden Can Be A Catalyst that Can Change A City 19
12 : 01 : 31 Sh28 Billion Set Aside for Ring Roads in Dar 26
12 : 01 : 17 Tanzania: Local NGO to Construct Development Institute = 17
11 : 00 : 00 Seven Classic, Must-Read Books About the Local Food Movement = 18
11 : 00 : 00 Folly Forest: From Asphalt to Educational Landscape = 19
10 : 36 : 28 Nigeria: Anambra Begins Work On N5.6 Billion Flyovers in Awka = 16
10 : 00 : 00 Why Light Rail Isn't a Waste of Money 20
10 : 00 : 00 How Advocacy Creates Safer Streets and Saves Lives: A Q&A with Paul Steely White = 9
09 : 00 : 00 Saint-Catherine, Montreal Struggles with Downtown Transportation Access = 10
09 : 00 : 00 A Conversation: Are Youth Included in the Vision of a City, and Do They Care? 23
Monday - 11 August 2014 : Week 33
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18 : 00 : 00 Sanral to spend R5bn on coastal road expansion 80
16 : 41 : 14 'Two-Thirds of Nigerians Will Live in Cities By 2030' 73
16 : 16 : 03 New Hyatt Regency for Arusha 72
16 : 10 : 03 A Concrete Move to Break the Cycle of Housing Deficit 62
16 : 10 : 03 Nigeria: A Concrete Move to Break the Cycle of Housing Deficit = 12
15 : 15 : 17 The Economics of Cement Standardisation 70
14 : 58 : 08 Workers to Protest Standardization of Cement 71
14 : 51 : 59 Builders' Confab Opens in Ilorin on Monday 76
13 : 16 : 29 'Local Govts Are Springboard to Mass Housing' 58
13 : 16 : 29 Nigeria: 'Local Govts Are Springboard to Mass Housing' = 15
12 : 43 : 51 Tanzania: Dutch Contractor Fails to Build Marine Vessel = 16
12 : 38 : 36 Nigeria: Builders Storm Ilorin Today for 44th AGM 32
11 : 51 : 07 Cote d'Ivoire: Abidjan Emerges from the Shadow of War = Contextual 16
11 : 38 : 53 Nigeria: Okorocha Orders Arrest of Contractors = Contextual 17
11 : 38 : 47 Nigeria: Omole Residents Sue Lagos Govt Over Housing Project = Contextual 17
11 : 25 : 00 Switching to LED Lighting: the Health, Financial and Environmental Benefits = Contextual 18
11 : 01 : 15 Nigeria: Rights Group to SON - Rescind Ultimatum to Cement Manufacturers = Contextual 17
11 : 00 : 00 Architecture of Le Corbusier: World Heritage Sites in Firminy & Loire, France = Contextual 15
11 : 00 : 00 The Social Library that Transformed a Berlin Street (And Community) = Contextual 18
10 : 26 : 50 Nigeria: Calabar Convention Centre Achieves Architectural First for Nigeria = Contextual 16
10 : 21 : 00 Arrowhead Properties confirms exposure to African Bank 31
10 : 00 : 00 What's In a Neighborhood? = 11
10 : 00 : 00 Activating Common Sense in the City 20
09 : 00 : 00 Community Energy Planning: From Visioning to Implementation = Contextual 12
09 : 00 : 00 São Paulo's New Master Plan Prioritizes Sustainable Urban Development = Contextual 11
04 : 05 : 00 Murray & Roberts to offload its Tolcon shareholding = Contextual 17
03 : 41 : 00 Positive interim results from Curro Holdings = Contextual 16
03 : 20 : 00 SA food retailers fighting the good-for-you fight = Contextual 17
02 : 40 : 00 Sandton Property Investment shows no sign of slowing down = Contextual 17
01 : 05 : 00 Residential property gaining popularity among SA REITs = Contextual 20
23 : 54 : 19 Africa: The Link Between Conflict and Urbanisation 58