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Benoni City Times
March 17, 2018
Playhouse pays homage to loyal patron. Margaret Todd was remembered. 6 hours ago. Jaden Taferner, Ryon Holmes, Francois Strydom and Candice Taylor were some of the audience members present on the day. Protea Stage Productions hosted The Margaret Todd Memorial Showcase on March 9 and 10 at TomÃâÃÂ ...
December 11, 2017
According to Francois Strydom, CEO of Senwes, the company's results underscored the importance of agriculture to the South African economy. Coupled with the economic multiplier effect of the sector, agriculture could create export opportunities, as well as jobs, he said. “This, nevertheless, depends onÃâÃÂ ...
November 21, 2017
This is the view of Francois Strydom‚ Momentum Securities portfolio manager‚ ahead of the announcement by two rating agencies on SA's debt. Moody's and S&P are expected to make their decisions on Friday. Another agency‚ Fitch‚ downgraded ratings of debt priced in foreign and local currency to junkÃâÃÂ ...
November 21, 2017
This is the view of Francois Strydom‚ Momentum Securities Portfolio Manager‚ ahead of the announcement by two rating agencies on South Africa's debt. Moody's and S&P Global are expected to make their decisions known on the rating of South Africa's debt on Friday. Another agency‚ Fitch‚ downgradedÃâÃÂ ...
Gazette & Herald
July 7, 2017
The brainchild of the Fat Chef, aka Francois Strydom - the charming and talented South African restaurateur, Francois honed his trade working for Jamie Oliver in Manchester. Francois's new pizzeria is built around the impressive and huge wood fired pizza oven, which looks glorious in the entrance to theÃâÃÂ ...
June 13, 2017
The firm said in a statement that this constitutes 62% of the total electricity consumption of the Hennenman silo and will result in a significant cost saving. Francois Strydom, Group chief executive said: “In line with our sustainability objectives and, inter alia, our contribution to reducing the carbon footprint, theÃâÃÂ ...
May 4, 2017
“South African farming is not for sissies.” When I first heard that line from a farmer in Delmas, Gauteng, a northern province in South Africa, I chuckled at the bluntness of the line as well as the subtle insinuation that farmers in other parts of the world are sissies. It wasn't until I heard several farmers repeat theÃâÃÂ ...
The BRICS Post
March 4, 2017
Francois Strydom, the Group Chief Executive of farmers' cooperative Senwes told The BRICS Post that farm income should increase by some 20 per cent on average. “The 20 per cent is an average as in specific cases such as those of irrigated farms there will be no change, while in others where there wasÃâÃÂ ...
February 22, 2017
Tumisang is passionate about all things news. Outside of being a mother to a young man she is driven by authentic stories of those who walk tall even in worn out shoes. Tumisang is a qualified journalist and has left her foot print on platforms such as Kaya fm, 702 and Power fm and now begins her new journey on RadioÃâÃÂ ...
February 20, 2017
Senwes, which had to move its shares from an over-the-counter trading platform to a regulated exchange, was proud to be associated with ZAR X, said CEO Francois Strydom. For the six months to October 2016, Senwes delivered profit after tax of R91m, an 11.6% decrease on the previous period due toÃâÃÂ ...
February 20, 2017
Johannesburg - South Africa's newest bourse, ZAR X, on Monday shrugged off threats of a court challenge to its legitimacy, with the listings of Senwes group and its holding company, Senwesbel. ZAR X said it had settled the transaction in 10 seconds with a buy order for 100 shares at R10.50 a share.
The Press, York
February 12, 2016
AN Italian restaurant has re-opened its doors under new management in a North Yorkshire market town. The Gepetto's Italian restaurant, in Helmsley, has been taken over by Francois Strydom, owner of The Fat Chef Company, following the retirement of Dino Valenghi, who had owned the business for 18ÃâÃÂ ...
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