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metropolitan municipality (2011 pop. 3,178,470), Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. Ekurhuleni largely encompasses the East Rand region of Gauteng. GermistonGermiston
, city, now part and seat of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa, on the Witwatersrand. The chief industries are gold mining and processing and the manufacture of liquid oxygen; other chemicals, machinery, textiles, and clothing are
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 is the municipal seat; other communities include Katlehong, Tembisa, BoksburgBoksburg
, city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is an important coal-mining center. Some gold mining is still carried on.
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, Vosloorus, Tsakane, Daveyton, Etwatwa, Kempton Park, BenoniBenoni
, city, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa, on the Witwatersrand, now administratively part of the Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality. It is the distribution center for a gold-mining district and is part of a large industrial complex known for its iron and steel plants.
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, SpringsSprings,
city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is an industrial center of the Witwatersrand, a gold- and uranium-mining region.
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, and BrakpanBrakpan
, city, now part of Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, Gauteng prov., NE South Africa. It is a gold- and coal-mining center and has an ironworks. There is also a technical college in the city.
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. Gold mining and processing and the manufacture of liquid oxygen are the most important industries. O. R. Tambo International Airport, the Johannesburg metropolitan region's airport, is in Ekurhuleni, and several airlines are headquartered there. It is also a rail hub.
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The launch ceremony was led by Henri Poupart-Lafarge, Alstom chairman and CEO, and Marc Granger, Gibela CEO, and was attended by the South African minister for transport, Dipuo Peters, and the mayor of the local Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality.
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In Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality in South Africa, Huawei facilitated its upgrade from a digital city to a connected and efficient Smart City.
Contract Awarded for The appointment of a consultant to conduct the review and rationalization of all the existing Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) By-laws, including the review and finalization of all the draft By-laws, and where necessary develop new By-laws, with effect from date of award until 30 June, 2018.
Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality prioritised Winnie Mandela Informal Settlement for the provision of electricity as part of creating liveable settlements under the Informal Settlement Re-blocking Programme, he said.
Tambo International, which is directed by Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality.
The Deputy Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services Prof Hlengiwe Mkhize will be in Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality in Tsakane Community Library to engage the youth and community members in the context of the Creation of Smart City Connectivity for improved quality of life.
The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) has warned its inhabitants and customers of con artists posing as municipal authorities, selling prepaid electricity meters and asking payment of spot charges for allegedly fiddling with meter boxes.
Dipuo Peters will kick start the much-awaited R1 billion PRASA train manufacturing factory process when she turns the sod on Friday, 4 March 2016 to mark the building of a train manufacturing and maintenance plant at Dunnottar, in the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality.
Minister Molewa commended the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality for initiating the Clean City Programme, and called upon other municipalities throughout the country to embark on a similar journey to ensure that the right to a clean environment is extended to all South Africans.