Intercare In Top Three For Service Excellence Benchmark Award

Pretoria on MyPR: Intercare In Top Three For Service Excellence Benchmark Award: PRETORIA – Intercare is proud to be a top three finalist of the 2016/2017 Ask Afrika Orange Index® customer service benchmark, as measured in the Private Hospitals Industry. The Ask Afrika Orange Index® is the largest and most widely referenced service excellence benchmark in South Africa. It was launched in 2001, and has a tracking history of service in South Africa for the past 16 years. “This nomination is a … [Read more...]

Gauteng pupils learn to lead

Pretoria on MyPR: Gauteng pupils learn to lead: (Centurion) – As South Africa struggles with its political leadership crisis, a youth-oriented initiative has been working quietly to cultivate the leadership skills that will allow the next generation to step into the breach. The “Learners Today, Leaders Forever” conference, which took place on Saturday (October 21), saw a gathering of 150 high school pupils from Grade 7 to 12 in public and private institutions across Gauteng, including Mamelodi, … [Read more...]

Organisers tick all the boxes at Tshwane Classic

Pretoria on MyPR: Organisers tick all the boxes at Tshwane Classic: Starting and finishing at the Voortrekker Monument, organisers of the Tshwane Classic are planning a high quality offering, including total road closure on the 98km, 60km and 20km routes. Photo: Supplied Race organisers are leaving no stone unturned in their efforts to develop the Tshwane Classic into one of the premier road cycling races in the country. Central to their planning is the element of total road closure for the … [Read more...]

Carton Food and Drink Packaging is Better for you AND the Environment

Pretoria on MyPR: Carton Food and Drink Packaging is Better for you AND the Environment: Penny Ntuli, communications director, Tetra Pak South Africa Photo: Carton packs protect food that families need   Southern Africa – October 19, 2017: Carton packaging for dairy, juice, and food is the healthy, sustainable option that meets the modern lifestyle needs of busy people. Carton packs protect food that families need for healthy, happy, well-developed lives as it makes its way from farms … [Read more...]

Tshwane Classic goes green

Pretoria on MyPR: Tshwane Classic goes green: Mpact Recycling will be on hand to recycle the thousands of paper cups that will be used at the Tshwane Classic in Pretoria on November 5. Photo: Supplied In a bid to ensure the green effect is high on their priority list, organisers of the Tshwane Classic have joined forces with South Africa’s largest paper recycler for the road race in Pretoria on November 5. Mpact Recycling, who form part of the Johannesburg-based paper and plastic packaging … [Read more...]

Pragmatism is the key to reducing tobacco-related diseases and deaths

Pretoria on MyPR: Pragmatism is the key to reducing tobacco-related diseases and deaths: The present ‘puritan’ approach to defeating the health risks posed by tobacco smoking should be abandoned by anti-smoking lobbyists and regulators in favour of a pragmatic approach which recognises that alternatives like vaping are up to 95% less harmful, and have the potential to meaningfully reduce the toll on the health of tobacco smokers around the globe. So says Prof Daniel Malan – an ex-smoker and … [Read more...]

Medical Negligence Claims: The Big Questions

Pretoria on MyPR: Medical Negligence Claims: The Big Questions: It is a well-known fact that South Africa is besieged with the big and continuously growing challenge of medical negligence and other personal injury claims. The country is however not alone in battling with this challenge, many other countries such as Australia, United Kingdom and the United States of America, amongst others, are also seized with same. Week after week the South African public reads articles and watches TV shows … [Read more...]

Tshwane Classic route a tourist attraction

Pretoria on MyPR: Tshwane Classic route a tourist attraction: Tshwane Classic race spokesman Mauritz Meyer stands in front of the Voortrekker Monument, which will be the start and finish venue for the 98km road classic on November 5. Photo: Supplied As the nation’s capital, Pretoria has a rich historical legacy which the city fathers are keen to promote when the Tshwane Classic road cycling race is held on November 5. Put on by ASG Events, the organisers have big plans for the 98km road … [Read more...]

Tshwane Food Fest, A Festival for Everyone

Pretoria on MyPR: Tshwane Food Fest, A Festival for Everyone: The Tshwane Food Fest is back with a bang; now in its second year running the festival will be a culinary experience like no other! Fountains Valley, Tshwane will be the backdrop to this year’s edition taking place on October 28, 2017 from 10:00AM! This year the festival celebrates Heritage and will be giving the avid food lover the opportunity to experience various African cuisines. Festival organiser Nqobile Mahlangu elaborate: … [Read more...]

The Young Crew Charge Jeffreys Bay Point on Opening Day of Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS

Pretoria on MyPR: The Young Crew Charge Jeffreys Bay Point on Opening Day of Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS: Ceara Knight Photo: © Kody McGregor Competitors from all over the South African coastline were greeted with small and blustery surf which did little to deter their high spirits on the opening day of the 2017 Billabong SA Junior Champs presented by BOS at Lower Point in Jeffreys Bay on Wednesday, especially with an excellent forecast on the horizon. As the various District … [Read more...]