Monthly Archive: September, 2012

New chief opps for Reserve Bank

Pradeep Maharaj has been appointed as chief operating officer of the Reserve Bank. Yesterday  (12 September 2012), the bank said the chief operating officer, a newly-created position, will be responsible for the support services cluster… Continue reading

See photos of the march in JBay this morning

  March held in Jeffreys Bay on 12 September 2012 See article on the march (Read the news behind the news!): All articles edited or written, all photos taken plus all adverts… Continue reading

Mayor to respond in 14 days to marchers’ grievances

By Bev Mortimer:  Jeffreys Bay : 12 September “We will respond to your list of grievances in 14 days,” Kouga Mayor, Booi Koerat, told an angry crowd of marchers outside the gates to… Continue reading

March in JBay about to start

About 250 people have gathered on JBay’s beachfront this morning in preparation for the march scheduled to start at 10  am . St Francis and JBay people here, say they are protesting about… Continue reading

Fracking will be stopped if it harms water or SKA

The SA Government will stop the exploration of shale gas if it is found that hydraulic fracturing poses a risk to the water table and the multi-billion rand SKA telescope, Minister of Mineral… Continue reading

Motorists asked to give marchers lifts to JBay

All motorists driving to Jeffreys Bay tomorrow morning (12 September  2012)  from St Francis Bay have been asked to give lifts to those residents in Sea Vista who have no transport. St Francis Chronicle has… Continue reading

Seize trade opportunities in Benin

South Africa’s business community should seize trade and investment opportunities in Benin and both countries should work harder to redress the skewed trade balance between the two countries, says Trade and Industry Deputy… Continue reading

Beware misleading property tax email

Kouga residents are asked to be careful about a misleading property tax email The mail, sent to an unknown number of property owners last week, claims the sender can help property owners save… Continue reading

Do it for St Francis Tourism this month!

September is Tourism month and St Francis Tourism is celebrating by enticing everyone to enter its “Let’s do it!” competition. By participating in or completing at least 10 local activities this month of… Continue reading

March protesting on poor service delivery set for Wednesday

The St Francis Bay Residents Association (SFBRA says everyone marching on Wednesday 12 September 2012 will gather at the beach front (Dais Rd) at 9:30 am to march to the municipal offices at… Continue reading