Latest News Received

Friday - 08 August 2014 : Week 32
Timestampsort icon Item Country Classification Links
15 : 56 : 53 Tanzania: TASAF Phase Three to Benefit 1.2 Million Vulnerable Households in Mara Region 25
15 : 31 : 43 Nigeria: Group Warns SON to Reverse Ultimatum On Cement Standard 21
12 : 55 : 40 Rundu Mass Housing Workers On Strike 92
12 : 33 : 23 Payback Time: Where ex-Mafia Land is Used to Grow Organic Food and Reclaim a Sustainable Way of Life = Contextual 24
12 : 12 : 49 Using Slum-Dwellers' Own Wisdom to Uplift Their Communities, in Bangladesh 28
11 : 58 : 29 How A Map Made By Residents Transformed A Slum Area in Nairobi 46
11 : 07 : 23 Kenya: Give Locals Jobs, Contractors Told = Contextual 21
11 : 00 : 00 Recycling Waste into Homes for the Homeless of San Francisco = Contextual 20
10 : 00 : 00 Fleeing New York and San Francisco for 'Cleveland' = Contextual 21
09 : 53 : 48 Build Modern Houses in Urban Centres, Siaya Told 70
09 : 00 : 00 Rain Ready: Taking on the Mighty Thor = Contextual 19
09 : 00 : 00 Does the Aspen Ideas Festival Offer Any Compelling Ideas for Improving City Life? = Contextual 18
08 : 19 : 17 Uganda: Uganda Road Fund to Tackle Works Delays = Contextual 21
07 : 46 : 20 Africa: Ivory Towers and Other Skyscrapers - Universities and Urban Planning = Contextual 14
07 : 33 : 27 South Africa: Shackdwellers Protest Against Evictions in Austria = Contextual 16
05 : 52 : 43 Nigeria: BPP Urges Contractors to Register to Access Govt.'s Contracts = Contextual 14
16 : 03 : 14 Angola: Constructions Damage Image of Luanda's Coast = Contextual 22
14 : 59 : 56 Kenya: Buy Gravel, Says Woman = Contextual 19
14 : 51 : 58 Zimbabwe: All Set for Kariba South Expansion = Contextual 17
14 : 39 : 49 Kenya: City of Silicon Dreams = Contextual 26
Saturday - 09 August 2014 : Week 32
Timestampsort icon Item Country Classification Links
13 : 52 : 00 Unemployment surges while business confidence plunges 84
Thursday - 07 August 2014 : Week 32
Timestampsort icon Item Country Classification Links
16 : 54 : 14 South Africa: Evicted Mfuleni Backyarders Now Live in a Tent = Contextual 22
16 : 22 : 46 Africa: Ten Organizations Receive Red Ribbon Award for Outstanding Community Leadership On Aids = Contextual 26
16 : 17 : 49 Kenya: Caretaker in Court for Locking Tenants in House for 14 Days Over Rent Arrears = Contextual 20
15 : 22 : 50 Zimbabwe: 150 Debt-Ridden Families Lose Homes Monthly = Contextual 20
13 : 42 : 31 Zimbabwe: Toe the Line or Else, Housing Co-Ops Told = Contextual 20
13 : 16 : 08 South Africa: SA Architects Must Rethink Design After Quake = Contextual 23
13 : 02 : 39 South Africa: Lone Family in Lwandle = Contextual 22
11 : 53 : 26 Let's Use Solar Energy to Power Air-Conditioning, Save Billions and Cut Emissions = Contextual 21
11 : 50 : 29 Nigeria: Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Reconstruction Less Than 10 Percent - Agwai = Contextual 22
11 : 15 : 25 Kenya: Chinese Firm to Build Three Berths in Kenya's Lamu Port = Contextual 18
11 : 00 : 00 Impact of Tourism in the Italian Art Cities: Venice, Florence, and Rome = Contextual 16
10 : 10 : 00 Frank Berkeley retires after two decades with Nedbank = Contextual 13
10 : 00 : 00 Clarifying Urban Property Rights, Without Effort = Contextual 14
10 : 00 : 00 What Makes a City a Smart One? [VIDEO] = Contextual 15
09 : 31 : 48 Kenya: China to Ship in 5,000 Foreign Workers for the Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway Project = Contextual 17
09 : 00 : 00 Cities on the Move: Visualizing the Flow of Rotterdam's Urban Landscape = Contextual 15
09 : 00 : 00 Serious About Green Roofs: Are Cape Town and Durban Serious? = Contextual 8
18 : 26 : 48 15 Technology Initiatives Greening European Cities Any City Can Take Inspiration From = Contextual 10
17 : 29 : 36 Kenya: Prefabs for Your House? Here Is My Verdict On the New Building Technology = Contextual 19
17 : 13 : 58 Kenya: Nyamira Allocates Sh34 Million for Stadium Construction = Contextual 18
17 : 00 : 10 Kenya: Cement Uptake Rises Faster Than Production = Contextual 25
16 : 18 : 39 Egypt: Govt Announces Plans to Build New Canal Alongside Suez = Contextual 18
16 : 12 : 35 Nigeria: Govt to Scale Down U.S.$1.96 Billion Bitumen Import Bill = Contextual 19
15 : 39 : 31 Kenya: Budalangi Asked to Build Latrines = Contextual 18
15 : 33 : 37 Kenya: Rescue Centre for Homeless = Contextual 18
15 : 17 : 01 Nigeria: Lagos Defends Home Ownership Scheme = Contextual 11
Wednesday - 06 August 2014 : Week 32
Timestampsort icon Item Country Classification Links
17 : 57 : 40 Kenya: Homebuyers On Variable Rates in the Red for 33 Months = Contextual 15
17 : 48 : 21 Kenya: Nairobi Slides in Ranking As Luxury Market Slows Down = Contextual 20
17 : 29 : 36 Kenya: Prefabs for Your House? Here Is My Verdict On the New Building Technology = Contextual 16
17 : 28 : 41 Kenya: Bubble Unlikely in Kenya's Real Estate Market = Contextual 22
17 : 11 : 44 Kenya: Tenant-Purchase the Next Frontier = Contextual 19
15 : 54 : 02 The Revival of Joburg's Inner City 65