Dec 08, 2011
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Shannon de Ryhove:
The cancellation or delay in the awarding of public-private partnership (PPP) projects in recent weeks had shaved R20-billion of the R138-billion pipeline of projects Group Five was pursuing.
Group Five CEO Mike Upton
At 26.0% in the first quarter this year, the Gauteng city-region has the highest unemployment rate among about twenty metropolitan territories reviewed by the Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation.
OECD representative Michael Donovan
Machines from US-based Astec Underground, Trencor, Roadtec, Breaker Technology Inc and American Augers are now being supplied and supported in the South African market by bulk materials handling plant and equipment manufacturer Osborn Engineered Products.
Astec Underground product sales manager Peet Venter
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