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Dec 05 – TV BRICS Vision for global media industry – TVBrics Media Network’s vision for sustainable development of the global media industry was presented at the World Media Summit in Guangzhou, China.

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Nov 30 – Durban Hosts Brics Sherpas – From November 30 to December 3, the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will hold the sixth meeting of BRICS Sherpas in Durban, South Africa.
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Nov 29 – SA INC Eps 5 – FedGroup Fund assists orphans through it’s Beneficiaries Trust Fund…and the fund itself employs previous beneficiaries who understand the importance of helping the beneficiaries. SME’s with a cash-based income have difficulty accessing funding from banks to help their businesses to grow. Mastercard and iKhokha is enabling this sector to switch to the digital eco-system with new tap-on-phone technologies.

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Nov 22 – SA INC Eps 4 – Ronewa Creations is blooming in Johannesburg as a landscaping business. Moja Chicken serves up the taste of the township, and Koni Wines are crushing it in the wine-making industry. All have one thing in common, the support they got from the Hollard Big Ads For Small Business campaign. Nedbank’s Pitch My Hustle encouraged entreprenuership within communities. As a result the bank’s township branches are some of the most productive across SA.

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Nov 15 – SA INC Eps 3 – Building Partnerships & Umgeni Water Catchment … Builders Warehouse works with local supply companies to clients who appreciate the attention to detail Builders Warehouse provides, and provide Hope to local communities.

Umgeni natural water catchment areas are vital to eThekweni. GroundTruth’s Enviro-Champ work in the Palmiet River to encourage communities to protect the environment within crowded settlements to enable nature to thrive within the city environs.

Nov 10 – Westown Marks One-Year Milestone – Westown Development marked one year since the construction of The New City Of The West began, with the key message of partnership and driving growth in KZN.

Nov 09 – Chinese Festival In Moscow – The “Golden Autumn” Festival of Chinese Culture is dedicated to the development of ties between Russia and China. The programme includes exhibitions, lectures, master classes, film screenings, competitions and excursions. What attracted guests to the culture of the Celestial Empire and how important is the cultural exchange between the countries.

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Nov 08 – SA INC Eps 2 – Therese Qhobela, a mechanical Engineering student speaks about her experience as an Engineer in Training at TransNet. Transnet provides vital rail links for commuters and commodoties, and has a unique social responsibility project that uses it’s network to provide vital services to people – The PeloPhepa train – and also works with it’s SMME suppliers to help them grow. The Atlantis Special Economic zone in Cape Town provides opportunity for the stimulation of industrial manufacturing in order to create local jobs and boost the economy of the area.

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Nov 07 – Skyworth brings hi-tech to South Africa – Skyworth has only been operating in South Africa for seven years, yet it is fast becoming a leader in digital TV manufacture, boasting the largest TV set available in the country. This pioneering Chinese firm is creating local employment, developing technologies in manufacturing and speeding up the digital migration of viewers.

Nov 06 – China Mall Grows local Economy – The China Mall Group is a South African company that operates a chain of wholesale and retail Chinese products malls across the country. The largest China Mall in South Africa is located in Amalgam, Johannesburg has just expanded to over 800 stores offering a wide range of products at wholesale prices which attracts traders and indivual shoppers. Durban’s China Mall is situated at the Wheel Shopping Centre. DUrbanTV recently visited the Jhb China Mall to see the impact it is having on the local economy.

Nov 01 – SA Inc Eps 1 – A series that shows how entreprenuers and businesses are booming in South Africa. Experian & the National small business centre work partenered to bring financial literacy education to small & medium sized enterprises. Wesbank show why they are a respected banking company.

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Sept 29 – Ilala Weavers – Nestled between a cluster of fever trees, on the outskirts of Hluhluwe is Ilala Weavers Gallery, Museum, Restaurant and Nursery. This outlet provides an opportunity for the sale of traditional Zulu basketry, a skill specific to this rural community which is passed from one generation to the next, making each one a unique piece of African heritage.

Sept 27 – Sunny Girl Eps 6 – Playing Detective – Sunny Girl becomes a detective to solve a problem in her classroom.

Sept 25 – China Farm Eps 6 – Digang Village in Huzhou province is an ancient town. This fishing community has no need for commercial fish food, saving them 80% of the cost. This Unesco praised symbiotic agricultural method of farming also gave birth to the silk industry dating back to the Ming dynasty. Sericulture makes land in mountainous regions more arrable in Guangxi. Aohan villagers reap millet, buckwheat and sunflowers collecting seeds as they have done for centuries. And the Shangbao terrace fields reveal a hidden golden prize amongst the largest terrace fields in China.

Sept 21 – Emdoneni Wild Cat Breeding Project – The Emdoneni Cat Rehabilitation Centre in Zululand is doing vital work to save large and small African cat species. Wonderboy Nhlovu explains the vital work behind Emdoneni to preserve the genetics of African wild cats, serval, Caracal and the majestic Cheetah and release their off-spring back into the wild to ensure the on-going protection of each unique species.

Sept 20 – Sunny Girl Eps 5 – The Little Troublemaker – Sunny Girls little brother torments her at home but she soon sees his brotherly love for her, and becomes her hero of the day.

Sept 18 – China Farm Eps 5 – The megacity of Beijing has resolved the issue if how to provide enough eggs for it’s massive number of consumers, and mountainous regions use solar energy to grow vegetables.

Sept 14 – SEPTEMBER HERITAGE MONTH – DUMAZULU CULTURAL VILLAGE – DumaZulu is a unique living Zulu cultural village just outside Hluhluwe in Zululand. As a true reflection of the culture of the area, the village residents inspire tourists and locals to embrace and learn more about Zulu heritage.

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Sept 13 – Sunny Girl Eps 4 – Sunny Girl gives her little brother BenBen courage to overcome his fear of needles.

Sept 11 – China Farm Eps 4 – To lift communities out of poverty scientists work with local farmers in Henan Province to combine traditional methods with modern farming methods to get the best out of their natural resources. This has resulted in a greater harvest for honey and mushroom producers.

Sept 07SEPTEMBER HERITAGE MONTH – Explore Horizons ANEW – The ANEW Hluhluwe Hotel is perfectly positioned to explore Zululand and experience the rich heritage of the area, from Zulu culture to natural heritage. Travel with DUrbanTV on this trip to Hluhluwe, as we feature the hotel amenities and highlight some of the local attractions.

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Sept 6 2023 – Sunny Girl Eps 3 – Sunny Girl learns a valuable lesson about telling the truth and friendship.

Aug 30 2023 – Sunny Girl Eps 2 – Sunny Girl’s father encourages her to overcome fear and achieve her goals with a gentle push.

Aug 28 2023 – China Farm Eps 2 – Desertification is a threat facing many countries due to growing climate change. In inner Mongolia, the southern-most part of the Hunshandake Desert is being held back by farmers who are literellay enjoying the fruits of their labour.

Aug 23 2023 – Sunny Girl Eps 1 – Sunny girl learns all about the Chinese Dragon boat race and making traditional Zongzi with her classmates.

Aug 21 2023 – China Farm Eps 1 – Whilst African farmers are just beginning to use drones to map land and assess crop growth, farmers in China are using them for some unexpected every-day farm tasks. This programme is brought to you by CGTN as part of a BRICS Media partnership.

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