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Monday - 11 August 2014 : Week 33
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16 : 16 : 03 New Hyatt Regency for Arusha 73
16 : 10 : 03 A Concrete Move to Break the Cycle of Housing Deficit 64
16 : 10 : 03 Nigeria: A Concrete Move to Break the Cycle of Housing Deficit = 12
15 : 15 : 17 The Economics of Cement Standardisation 79
14 : 58 : 08 Workers to Protest Standardization of Cement 71
14 : 51 : 59 Builders' Confab Opens in Ilorin on Monday 77
13 : 16 : 29 'Local Govts Are Springboard to Mass Housing' 59
13 : 16 : 29 Nigeria: 'Local Govts Are Springboard to Mass Housing' = 15
12 : 43 : 51 Tanzania: Dutch Contractor Fails to Build Marine Vessel = 17
12 : 38 : 36 Nigeria: Builders Storm Ilorin Today for 44th AGM 34
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 18
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 35
10 : 00 : 00 What's In a Neighborhood? = 11
10 : 00 : 00 Activating Common Sense in the City 21
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 59
23 : 38 : 15 Africa: Africa's Urban Planning Conundrum 72
23 : 38 : 15 Africa: Africa's Urban Planning Conundrum 32
15 : 00 : 00 Small Living Spaces: Better for You and the Environment [INFOGRAPHIC] = Contextual 17
14 : 00 : 00 Learning from Melbourne = Contextual 15
13 : 00 : 00 London's Summer Pavilion = Contextual 12
Sunday - 10 August 2014 : Week 32
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12 : 37 : 09 Zanu-PF Sympathiser Defies Court Order, Demolishes Houses in Mutare 36
10 : 00 : 00 Northeastern Brazilian State of Ceará Attracts New Tourism = Contextual 15
Saturday - 09 August 2014 : Week 32
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10 : 00 : 00 The Landscape of Electric Charging Stations = Contextual 12
10 : 00 : 00 How Much Do You Know About Cape Town's Surrounding Farmland? 39
09 : 00 : 00 Six Powerhouse Food Policy Councils Driving Local Food in Cities = Contextual 13
09 : 00 : 00 In Montreal, A Different Way of Looking at Historic Preservation = Contextual 13
23 : 56 : 56 Africa: Gridlock in Continent's Major Cities 59
23 : 01 : 31 World Bank Group Finances 96 megawatt Tobene Power Plant in Senegal 33
16 : 05 : 00 Johannesburg lost R200m through power billing fraudulent activities 39
13 : 52 : 00 Unemployment surges while business confidence plunges 77
Friday - 08 August 2014 : Week 32
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05 : 59 : 00 Women in Food: Journalist Tracie McMillan Explores Crossroads Of Food And Poverty = Contextual 18
19 : 50 : 59 Liberia: Court Orders Residents' Eviction = Contextual 27
16 : 28 : 19 South African Police Give Lwandle Inquiry the 'Run Around' 67
15 : 56 : 53 Tanzania: TASAF Phase Three to Benefit 1.2 Million Vulnerable Households in Mara Region = Contextual 21
15 : 31 : 43 Nigeria: Group Warns SON to Reverse Ultimatum On Cement Standard = Contextual 18
12 : 55 : 40 Rundu Mass Housing Workers On Strike 73
12 : 33 : 23 Payback Time: Where ex-Mafia Land is Used to Grow Organic Food and Reclaim a Sustainable Way of Life = Contextual 19
12 : 12 : 49 Using Slum-Dwellers' Own Wisdom to Uplift Their Communities, in Bangladesh 26
11 : 58 : 29 How A Map Made By Residents Transformed A Slum Area in Nairobi 32