Uchumi Supermarket Limited (USL.rw) listed on the Rwanda Stock Exchange under the Retail sector has released it’s 2013 annual report.For more information about Uchumi Supermarket Limited (USL.rw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Uchumi Supermarket Limited (USL.rw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Uchumi Supermarket Limited (USL.rw) 2013 annual report.Company ProfileUchumi Supermarket Limited is a leading retail group based in Kenya offering customers a wide selection of fresh fruit, vegetables, fish, meat, bread and pastries as well as a range of local merchandise which includes appliances and home decor. The group has 20 stores located in major towns and cities in Kenya; including Nairobi, Karatina, Meru, Eldoret, Kericho, Juja, Mombasa and Kisumu. Uchumi Supermarket Limited also has stores in Uganda and Tanzania, and recently extended its footprint to include Rwanda. The company owns and manages Kasarani Mall Limited, a property management subsidiary. Uchumi Supermarket Limited is listed on the Rwanda Stock Exchange
Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL.bw) listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange under the Technology sector has released it’s 2020 abridged results.For more information about Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL.bw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL.bw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTCL.bw) 2020 abridged results.Company ProfileBotswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) was established in 1980 as a body corporate by an Act of Parliament to provide, develop, operate and manage Botswana’s national and international telecommunications services. An amendment of the Telecommunications Act in 1996 repealed the monopoly of BTC and other service providers could operate in the telecommunications arena in Botswana. Through a privatisation process mandated through the Privatisation Policy of 2000, shares were sold in the state telecommunications corporation; leaving the government of Botswana with a 51 percent stake in BTCL. The telecommunications corporation offers fixed and mobile voice telephony, including pre- and postpaid services; as well as broadband, online phonebook, Wi-Fi connectivity, frame relay wide-area networking, toll-free and contact centre services, and residential, business and leased line services. BTC also provides an integrated digital networks service, private automatic branch exchange systems, aperture terminal services, and international private-leased circuits. read more
Power surge: Nick Isiekwe attacks against Ireland during England’s U20 Six Nations-winning campaign. Photo: Getty Images Get to know Nick Isiekwe – the teenage second-row who Eddie Jones has picked in his England squad to tour Argentina Date of birth 20 April 1998 Country EnglandWhen did you start playing rugby? When I was nine. One Saturday evening I was lazing around and my mum wanted me to do something, so the next day I went down to the local rugby club, Old Verulamians. I really enjoyed it. I liked the atmosphere – and the free food afterwards!Have you always been a lock? Originally I was a crash-ball centre, at 13 I changed to prop, then I grew a bit more and went to second-row.Do you enjoy playing second-row? I love it. You can physically impose yourself on a game and there’s the lineout, which is technical. There are a lot of physical demands but I enjoy the challenge and it suits me.When did you link up with Saracens? At 13. I was playing for Old Albanians and got invited to an U16s trial. I’ve been there ever since.Do you get to work with Maro Itoje and George Kruis? I always ask them questions and pick their brains. They’re the high-flyers and they have the knowledge. They’re really nice guys as well. When did you first get England honours? U16s, then U18s and now U20s. The way they develop you from that age is key. It prepares you to be a fully-fledged professional.You were only 18 during the Six Nations. How did you fit in with the U20s? The older boys, the guys who have been in the system for two years, have made it really easy for the younger guys to settle. Everyone has come together.What do you do off the field? I’m studying for an A level in philosophy. I did two last year and I have an aspiration to go to uni part-time.Who have been your biggest influences? My parents, for the way they encouraged me to get out and try things. And all the coaches I’ve had have guided me and helped me.RW Verdict: Isiekwe started four of the five games in England’s U20 Grand Slam-winning campaign. He looks to be following the lead of Itoje and Kruis – and was named in the England squad for the tour of Argentina in June on his 19th birthday. LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS TAGS: Saracens This article first appeared in the May 2017 issue of Rugby World. For the latest subscription offers, click here. read more
ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/495286/milestone-student-housing-josef-weichenberger-architects-partner-ernst-hoffmann-ziviltechniker Clipboard Projects Austria Year: Architects: Ernst Hoffmann Ziviltechniker, Josef Weichenberger architects + Partner Area Area of this architecture project Milestone Student Housing / Ernst Hoffmann Ziviltechniker + Josef Weichenberger architects + PartnerSave this projectSaveMilestone Student Housing / Ernst Hoffmann Ziviltechniker + Josef Weichenberger architects + Partner “COPY” Milestone Student Housing / Ernst Hoffmann Ziviltechniker + Josef Weichenberger architects + Partner Save this picture!© Erika Mayer+ 30 Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/495286/milestone-student-housing-josef-weichenberger-architects-partner-ernst-hoffmann-ziviltechniker Clipboard Area: 5900 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Photographs Apartments ArchDaily “COPY” Photographs: Erika MayerCollaborations:Benno Wutzl, Zoltan Adorjani, Mark Steinmetz, Robert Huebser, Araceli GarciaStructural Engineering:KS Ingenieure ZT GmbHConstruction:Dywidag, HabauElectrical Engineering:TB Eipeldauer + Partner GmbHCity:ViennaCountry:AustriaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Erika MayerText description provided by the architects. The site is located between Messegelände and „Wurstelprater“, close to Vienna University Of Economics and Buisness and public park Prater, therefore optimal position with high recreational value.Save this picture!© Erika MayerUrban planning and building conceptComposition is formed by angular building structure and tower-like annex connected together with a transparent bridge passage. This location provides a spatial link between subway station and amusement park Prater. Diverse open spaces with different uses are created throughout the arrangement of the building structure, including designed plaza as a forecourt with the main entrance.Save this picture!© Erika MayerDesign conceptTwo-floor entrance lobby with common rooms on ground floor has broad glazing openings and is shown on facade, so in that way lobby is opened towards central forecourt.Save this picture!© Erika MayerOn the client ́s request all rooms were designed the same so consequently punctuated facade was developed with the pattern derived from the windows of the rooms. Every room is pointed out with one French window and with one smaller horizontal window. That sequence is extended over the entire stucture, using as a consequence that juxtaposition and reflection of the window will generate pattern. To emphasize the tower-shaped structure, on the northwest facade one bend was given, attica was elevated over the main structure and glazed access was designed.Save this picture!© Erika MayerForecourt towards subway station as part of urban design is in large part fixed and formed. Inner courtyards with recreational zones are fully cultivated and planted.Save this picture!© Erika MayerLayout conceptThe main entrance leads into two-floor lobby, to a place that is imagined as a meeting point and a communication area for students. Reception and administration are also placed there. Spatially and aesthetically laundry room, fitness area and study space are integrated and connected to the lobby. Student dormitory has 420 single rooms arranged on both side along spinal corridors. 9 special rooms meet the requirements of wheelchair users and are located on the ground floor. Every room is equipped with a private bathroom and small kitchen unit. A generous 90cm closet and many other cabinets are integrated in overall design of the room and they provide plenty storage space for personal items. Bathroom with sink, shower and toilet is naturally lighted through transparent glass doors.Save this picture!© Erika MayerFree-standing and movable writing desk allows different spatial configurations and supports the individuality of the residents.Save this picture!Floor PlanUpper floors mainly contain rooms and can be accessed with 3 staircases. Corridors are widened where the staircases are, where also natural light enters and additional communication areas are created there on every floor. Multi-purpuse room on 6th floor with spacious roof terrace and with view on public park Prater is available for students for their group activities.Save this picture!© Erika MayerProject gallerySee allShow less”City of Dreams” Hotel Tower / Zaha Hadid ArchitectsUnbuilt ProjectArchaeology of the Periphery: Moscow Beyond Its CenterArticlesProject locationAddress:Ausstellungsstraße, 44, 1020 Vienna, AustriaLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share CopyApartments•Vienna, Austria 2013 CopyAbout this officeErnst Hoffmann ZiviltechnikerOfficeFollowJosef Weichenberger architects + PartnerOfficeFollowProductsWoodGlassConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsHousingViennaWoodResidentialAustriaPublished on April 11, 2014Cite: “Milestone Student Housing / Ernst Hoffmann Ziviltechniker + Josef Weichenberger architects + Partner” 11 Apr 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Architect of Record: Kiro Construction Mirae Structural Design Group South Korea Structural Engineer: Gallery Projects Songpa Micro Housing / SsDSave this projectSaveSongpa Micro Housing / SsD “COPY” Songpa Micro Housing / SsD “COPY” Construction Manager: Dyne Architects CopyGallery, Housing•Seoul, South Korea ArchDaily Save this picture!Courtesy of SsD+ 31Curated by Nico Saieh Share Architects In Charge:Jinhee Park, John HongCity:SeoulCountry:South KoreaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!Courtesy of SsDRecommended ProductsWoodAccoyaAccoya® Cladding, Siding & FacadesEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System – LINEAWoodLunawoodThermowood FacadesEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornText description provided by the architects. The problem of urban density and housing costs is global. As unit types get smaller however, micro‐ housing has the danger of becoming a provisional housing type with little social value. By mining the discrepancy between maximum floor area ratios and maximum zoning envelopes, Songpa Micro‐ Housing provides a new typology that extends the limits of the unit to also include semi‐public circulation, balconies, and visual extensions.Save this picture!Courtesy of SsDLike the ambiguous gel around a tapioca pearl, this ‘Tapioca Space’ becomes a soft intersection between public/private and interior/exterior, creating social fabrics between neighbors. In this way, the ambition of the project is to prove that ‘space’ and ‘size’ are actually separate concepts.Save this picture!Second Floor PlanIn terms of dynamically flexible mixed‐use housing, fourteen ‘unit blocks’ allow residents to either claim a single unit, or in the case where a couple or friends require more space, recombine the blocks for larger configurations.Save this picture!Courtesy of SsDAlso, units can be used for differing programs such as galleries or work spaces. This flexibility allows occupants to live in the building longer and thus more sustainably as they will not have to move out with changing situations. Finally, the micro‐auditorium / cafe on the ground floor and basement are spatially linked to the units as a shared living room.Save this picture!SectionWhile the zoning regulations require the building be lifted for parking, the resulting open ground plane can be constantly reprogrammed for differing events such as performances, art openings, or gatherings. Pedestrian traffic is pulled from the street down through the micro‐auditorium steps, connecting city, building, and residents to the exhibition spaces below.Save this picture!Courtesy of SsDProject gallerySee allShow lessSeasonless House / Casos de CasasSelected ProjectsFijal House / Mole ArchitectsSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Seoul, South KoreaLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/576302/songpa-micro-housing-ssd Clipboard ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/576302/songpa-micro-housing-ssd Clipboard Architects: SsD CopyAbout this officeSsDOfficeFollowProductsSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsCultural ArchitectureMuseums & ExhibitGalleryResidential ArchitectureHousingHousingMuseums and LibrariesCulturalCultural CenterSeoulResidentialIcebergSouth KoreaPublished on March 30, 2019Cite: “Songpa Micro Housing / SsD” 30 Mar 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
Howard Lake | 3 November 2008 | News 24 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Wicked Day 2008 at the Lindley Hall promised to be bigger, better and greener than ever and it certainly lived up to that promise. The queue of people lining up around the block, hours before the show opened (in the rain), spoke for itself.Organised by Michael McCabe Productions (MMP) and hosted by the cast from the hit musical Wicked, it celebrated the success of the West End show, the fans’ unfaltering loyalty and the relationships the show has with numerous organisations, charities and companies.This was the third event in the UK and the festivities raised money for the horticultural charity Thrive, which offers gardening therapy to make a real difference to the lives of people with a disability. Wicked Day is an international event, taking places in eight cities around the world including New York, Tokyo, Melbourne and Stuttgart. This was the first time the show appeared at the Royal Horticultural Halls (RHH) and the day’s highlights included a charity auction and performances by Richmond and Chigwell Stagecoach Theatre Arts Schools.Luke Shires, production associate at MMP, was sold on the Lindley Hall at the first viewing: “The location in Victoria is fantastic, as it’swhere Wicked has been based for the past two years. This, tied in with the fact that the event supports and encourages green living, whether that be recycling or gardening, made the Halls a perfect location.”Throughout the day, more than 1300 visitors turned out for the multitude of activities including workshops, autograph signings, discussion groups, competitions and games. The event has previously had a history with shopping centres, but the move into the Lindley meant everything was under one roof, so visitors could wander around and see what’s on offer more easily.Luke continues: “The team at RHH have been very helpful throughout the process and were constantly upbeat and willing to accommodate last minute requests as quickly as possible. Given that it is a beautiful building, it also helps that it is so accessible. There was an incredible amount of strong positive feedback from the event. This came from both the attendees and the external companies involved with the day we would definitely use the RHH again.”Wicked Day joins the Macmillan Christmas Market, Sparks and the SouthWestFest, all of which have chosen the RHH as a venue for hosting their fundraising events. Maugie Lyons, sales and marketing director at the Halls, says: “The Lindley Hall was built over 100 years ago by the Royal Horticultural Society, one of the UK’s leading charities, so it is only fitting that it is still being used for charitable purposes today.”For more information on the Royal Horticultural Halls & Conference Centre, please visitwww.horticultural-halls.co.uk-ends-Note to editors:RHS Enterprises, trading as Royal Horticultural Halls & Conference Centre, is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Royal Horticultural Society. Profits from the business support the scientific and educational charitable work of the RHS, the UK’s leading gardening charity.Leeann De BarrosHarmer PRT. (0)20 7580 6334F. (0)20 7323 4817www.harmerpr.com An all round Wicked Day at the Lindley Hall AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Events read more
December 4, 2019 Find out more Follow the news on Peru News July 30, 2002 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Journalist faces possible arrest Reporters without borders has protested the 25 July 2002 order for the capture ofAlvaro Vargas Llosa. A complaint was filed against the journalist for”defamation”. Vargas Llosa failed to appear in court when previouslysummoned and is now considered a “criminal at large”. “Detaining AlvaroVargas Llosa would set a dangerous precedent for press freedom in Peru,”declared Reporters without borders Secretary-General Robert Ménard in a letter to Oscar Víctor Alfaro Álvarez, chair of Peru’s Supreme Court. RSF asked the magistrate to do all he can so that the warrant for the journalist’s arrest is annulledand the journalist is not sentenced to imprisonment. Moreover, given thatVargas Llosa has not been served a summons or notified of the warrant forhis arrest, Reporters without borders urged Alfaro Álvarez to ensure that due process is followed.Ménard recalled that in a January 2000 report, United Nations SpecialRapporteur for Freedom of Opinion and Expression Abid Hussain stated that”imprisonment as punishment for the peaceful expression of an opinionconstitutes a serious violation of human rights.”According to information gathered by Reporters without borders, journalist Vargas Llosa was declared a “prisoner at large” on 25 July. In November 2001, businessman Adam Pollack filed a complaint against the journalist for “defamation” and “committing crimes against honour”. According to Iván Paredes, theplaintiff’s lawyer, warrant for his arrest was issued because thejournalist, who has been in hiding for several months, failed to appear incourt after being summoned six times. On 22 February, Judge Guido M. Vera,of Lima’s Eleventh Court, who was in charge of the case against VargasLlosa, issued a summons against Vargas Llosa. Pollack had asked that thejournalist be sentenced to three years in prison and fined US$1 million. InNovember, Vargas Llosa gave statements to the press pointing to allegedirregularities committed by the Peruvian government in connection with amilitary contract. Vargas Llosa stated that Pollack took part in thenegotiations, was close to President Alejandro Toledo, and called for aninvestigation into the operation. News to go further News Receive email alerts Latin American media: under control of families, economic and political elites PeruAmericas China’s diplomats must stop attacking media over coronavirus reporting Help by sharing this information PeruAmericas News RSF_en Latin America’s community radio – a key service but vulnerable April 1, 2020 Find out more February 10, 2017 Find out more Organisation read more
NewsCommunityAll-Ireland class for Cappamore’s 65th ShowBy Rose Rushe – August 2, 2019 320 WhatsApp Swing 1950s fashion to win the Cappamore Show stakes Print Facebook Public welcome 11am into late evening live entertainment.PACK up the car, trailer, the pets and children to head for the 65th Cappamore Show taking place on Saturday August 17: the site is Ballyvoreen. While gates open at dawn for the movement of cattle, trade stands, horses, exotic animals, vintage lots of farm and domestic machinery and vehicles, the wider public is welcome from 11am on.Plus an entertaining and educational health and safety unit with Agri Kids on life on the farm.Maura Walsh is working with a strong PRO team to tell the county and beyond about the itinerary. “Our 65th year is a big one and to celebrate, we have Dermot Lyons playing in our marquee, with bar facilities onsite. Pauline Hynan, a fantastic woman who was an All-Ireland dance champion herself, will present her students in costume for line dancing and set dancing.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “We have competitions in baking, arts, crafts, dogs, carriage driving, flowers and for children to enter, and there is huge interest in our photography section.”Hats off to Cappamore in the Agriculture and Showjumping categories as “this year, we host the three year-old filly All Ireland Championship qualifier.” Entrants are confined to the Irish Horse Register.Stakeholders pictured at the July 17 launch with sponsors O’Dwyer’s Bar and O’Sullivan’s Centra.Entry details to all sections of the show are listed on www.cappamoreshow.ie and the modest fees. Maura makes the point that “competition prizes are commensurate with fees paid, top prize for the Irish Angus being €250, for example.“People travel from the four corners of Ireland to enter an animal and its about the competition prestige, doing qualifiers and at best, the silver cup on the sideboard for a year.”Goods can be dropped to the Cappamore Show shop on Moore Street nightly 7pm to 9pm; queries to [email protected], tel. 087-245 3037.Sponsored content. Interview by Rose Rushe. TAGSCappamore Show 2019county showMaura Walsh PRO Linkedin Advertisement RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleWoman rescued form Ballynanty blazeNext articleAura Leisure Centre Grove Island Swim Academy Rose Rushehttp://www.limerickpost.ieCommercial Features and Arts Editor at Limerick Post Twitter Email read more
Illegal tar dumping a problem in Donegal – Mac Giolla Easbuig Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Google+ Facebook Twitter Twitter Pinterest Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic AudioHomepage BannerNews Previous articleDog Warden needed to combat fouling in Inishowen – FarrenNext articleEyebrows raised as “Vote Pringle” posters appear in Strabane News Highland Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp By News Highland – January 21, 2020 Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 WhatsApp There are calls on Donegal County Council to crackdown on the illegal disposal of tar across the county.Its believed contractors employed to carry out works in Donegal are dumping leftover tar at numerous sites.Councillor Micheal Cholm MacGiolla Easbuig says this is unsightly and will have environmental repercussions as well as incurring clean-up costs.He is urging people to report sites where tar has been illegally dumped in a bid to eradicate the practice…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/tar1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme read more
Business round up: Defence orders could secure 10,000 UK jobsOn 23 May 2000 in Personnel Today Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. Comments are closed. • More than 10,000 UK jobs could be created following the announcement of two defence orders worth £5bn. A £1.5bn order for air-to-air missiles to arm the RAF’s new Eurofighter aircraft has been won by Matra Bae Dynamics, part of the European consortium Meteor, creating or sustaining 1,200 jobs. And long-term plans by the RAF to order 25 European Airbus A400M aircraft at a cost of £3.5bn from the Airbus Military Company could eventually create more than 10,000 jobs in the UK. The orders were announced in the House of Commons by Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon, who said the A400s will provide the RAF with its own strategic “heavy lift” aircraft. www.bbc.co.uk Safeway suffers massive profits drop• UK supermarket giant Safeway has seen a massive 30 per cent drop in profits in the financial year ending April 1. Safeway blamed the fall on a profit margin of £236m on intense pressure in the UK’s retailing sector. But chief executive Carlos Criado-Perez, who joined the company in November, said the group is beginning to make a “solid and sustainable turnaround”. Safeway announced earlier this month it would abandon its loyalty card scheme and spend the £50m it saves on keeping prices down. Price cuts have led to an increase in sales volume, which rose by five per cent over the year to £8.32bn and by ten per cent in the past six months. www.bbc.co.uk BT blames investment for fall in profits• BT has announced a fall in annual profits of 32 per cent in the past financial year, blaming the fall on investment in technology, global expansion and domestic competition. But despite this, the company achieved record turnover growth, with a 20 per cent increase to £21.9bn for the year to April 2000. This compared to a turnover of £18.2bn for the year before. Chairman Sir Iain Vallance said: “This is a good achievement against the background of considerable change within the industry, the cost of building new business and intense competitive pressures.” Analysts said the figures had been confused by reclassification of product lines and the reaccounting of Concert, the company’s joint venture with US-based AT&T. read more