Engineering News | Economy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Sun, 18 Feb 2018 12:14:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Jobs summit announced as Ramaphosa delivers message of ‘hope and renewal’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jobs-summit-announced-as-ramaphosa-delivers-message-of-hope-and-renewal-2018-02-16 Terence Creamer STATE OF THE NATION Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:20:00 +0200 478563 1518809126 1518801600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708190_resized_cyrilramaphosaparliament2govt1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Werksmans questions Transnet's statement about 1 064 locomotive procurement report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/werksmans-questions-transnets-statement-about-1-064-locomotive-procurement-report-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke STATE COMPANIES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 16:36:00 +0200 478587 1518792092 1518791760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Media companies fined for price-fixing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/media-companies-fined-for-price-fixing-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:38:00 +0200 478582 1518788402 1518788280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CDC launches inaugural supplier development day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-launches-inaugural-supplier-development-day-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke SMALL BUSINESSES Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:34:00 +0200 478580 1518790105 1518788040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eyes on Gigaba amid talk of Cabinet reshuffle before budget http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eyes-on-gigaba-amid-talk-of-cabinet-reshuffle-before-budget-2018-02-16 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:04:00 +0200 478575 1518786472 1518786240 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708227_resized_financeministermalusigigaba304171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 GE Power expects to build a renewables ‘ecosystem’ in South Africa as electricity mix ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ge-power-expects-to-build-a-renewables-ecosystem-in-south-africa-as-electricity-mix-transitions-2018-02-16 Terence Creamer ENERGY Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:15:00 +0200 478566 1518783463 1518783300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708199_resized_russellstokes1022.jpeg GE Power president and CEO Russell Stokes 511 287 Rand flirts with R11.50/$ as markets await possible Cabinet reshuffle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-flirts-with-r1150-as-markets-await-possible-cabinet-reshuffle-2018-02-16 News24Wire ECONOMY Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:00:00 +0200 478570 1518784734 1518782400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708205_resized_money2rand1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa carries weight of economic expectations on shoulders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-carries-weight-of-economic-expectations-on-shoulders-2018-02-16 African News Agency ECONOMY Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:45:00 +0200 478560 1518778107 1518777900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708178_resized_cyrilramaphosaparliamentelection2018govt1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Davies assures DTI will weather budget constraints http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-assures-dti-will-weather-budget-constraints-2018-02-16 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:39:00 +0200 478559 1518777762 1518777540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Eskom's Matshela Koko submits letter of resignation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-matshela-koko-submits-letter-of-resignation-2018-02-16 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:16:00 +0200 478543 1518774960 1518772560 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708129_resized_matshelakoko501171022duane.jpg Eskom Executive Matshela Koko 511 287 Ramaphosa set to outline priorities in key speech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-set-to-outline-priorities-in-key-speech-2018-02-16 Reuters POLITICS Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:12:00 +0200 478541 1518772487 1518772320 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708126_resized_cyrilramaphosaswearingin20181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Public Protector report on ABSA bailout set aside http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-protector-report-on-absa-bailout-set-aside-2018-02-16 News24Wire LEGAL Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:51:00 +0200 478538 1518774944 1518771060 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708113_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022reuters.jpg Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 'All systems go' for Sona, MPs hear http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/all-systems-go-for-sona-mps-hear-2018-02-16 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:07:00 +0200 478496 1518761444 1518761220 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000708003_resized_parliamentgovtza1022.jpg 511 287 Innovation and blockchain tech high on agenda at energy event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/innovation-and-blockchain-tech-high-on-agenda-at-energy-event-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476700 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704005_resized_christophfrei203111022duane.jpg CHRISTOPH FREI Achieving a robust energy future in a context of the triple transition requires different approaches guided by innovative policies 511 287 Event to add value to African energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/event-to-add-value-to-african-energy-sector-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476547 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000703638_resized_brianstatham30215duane1022.jpg BRIAN STATHAM Diversity energy sources provide an opportunity to interconnect energy systems 511 287 Company first-time exhibitor at event http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-first-time-exhibitor-at-event-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476815 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704259_resized_generators2012018ppetechnologies1022.jpg POSITIVE GROWTH TRAJECTORY Creating awareness of companies’ capabilities will lead to positive results in trade growth 511 287 Conference to foster entrepreneurial opportunities for women http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/conference-to-foster-entrepreneurial-opportunities-for-women-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 475984 1518500543 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000702427_resized_nelimagubanewomeninenergy012018africaenergyindaba1022.jpg NELISIWE MAGUBANE The conference will also provide insights and opportunities for career development and entrepreneurship for women who want to participate in the energy sector 511 287 Reuse of road construction materials mitigates road damage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reuse-of-road-construction-materials-mitigates-road-damage-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 474453 1518691368 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000699356_resized_waylonkukard21117duane1022.jpg WAYLON KUKARD Cold recycling using foamed bitumen as a binding agent is a globally established process that is attracting increasing interest from road construction authorities 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72833_2017-11-23_wirtgen_-_hd_web.mp436981314 Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Wirtgen South Africa sales manager Waylon Kukard discusses the benefits of road rehabilitation and cold recycling. Camerawork: Nicholas Boyd. Nuclear energy future imminent, despite delays in updated IRP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-energy-future-believed-to-be-imminent-despite-delays-in-updated-irp-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476975 1518692199 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704635_resized_shanepereira022018lesedinuclearservices1022.jpg SHANE PEREIRA South Africa has a strong nuclear industry 511 287 Framework continues to form sector foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulatory-frameworks-continue-to-form-foundation-of-african-energy-sector-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476808 1518692219 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704243_resized_lizeloberholzerdirector012018nortonrosefulbright1022.jpg LIZEL OBERHOLZER There is an ever-increasing opportunity for private sector renewable and alternative energy projects to support energy supply 511 287 Robust energy base key to industrialisation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/robust-energy-base-key-for-industrialisation-2018-02-16 Simone Liedtke Economy Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 476984 1518692293 1518732000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000704672_resized_chibonievanssaeec012018africaenergyindaba1022.jpg CHIBONI EVANS The South African government strongly supports the industrialisation of the African continent 511 287 Ramaphosa says he faces a humbling task http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-says-he-faces-a-humbling-task-2018-02-15 African News Agency ECONOMY Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:36:00 +0200 478472 1518761189 1518705360 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707941_resized_cyrilramaphosaparliamentreuters1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Tribunal approves amendment to payment terms of AMSA’s R1.5bn settlement agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-amendment-to-payment-terms-of-amsas-r15bn-settlement-agreement-2018-02-15 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:46:00 +0200 478464 1518704107 1518702360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Business organisations hope for greater policy certainty after Zuma’s resignation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-organisations-hope-for-greater-policy-certainty-after-zumas-resignation-2018-02-15 Anine Kilian ECONOMY Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:55:00 +0200 478453 1518703091 1518699300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ramaphosa formally elected as President http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-formally-elected-as-president-2018-02-15 Creamer Media Reporter POLITICS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:36:00 +0200 478451 1518699316 1518698160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707869_resized_cyrilramaphosasouthafrica20181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Zambia's President Lungu appoints new finance, mining ministers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zambias-president-lungu-appoints-new-finance-mining-ministers-2018-02-15 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:06:00 +0200 478444 1518696890 1518696360 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Moody's says monitoring policy implications of South African leadership changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/moodys-says-monitoring-policy-implications-of-south-african-leadership-changes-2018-02-15 African News Agency ECONOMY Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:32:00 +0200 478429 1518706608 1518690720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 What can business expect from a Cyril Ramaphosa Presidency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-can-business-expect-from-a-cyril-ramaphosa-presidency-2018-02-15 Creamer Media Reporter POLITICS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 12:02:00 +0200 478384 1518696732 1518688920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707761_resized_secondtake1022.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/73033_2018-02-14_secondtake_en_-_hd_web.mp495309447What can business expect from a Cyril Ramaphosa Presidency What can business expect from a Cyril Ramaphosa Presidency Cape Town to host a trio of major water conferences in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-to-host-a-trio-of-major-water-conferences-in-2018-2018-02-15 Kim Cloete WATER Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:08:00 +0200 478394 1518708004 1518685680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rand hovers near 2-1/2 year highs after Zuma steps down http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-hovers-near-2-12-year-highs-after-zuma-steps-down-2018-02-15 African News Agency ECONOMY Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:42:00 +0200 478352 1518679395 1518676920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707579_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand1804141022duane.jpg 511 287 ANC will give Zuma reasons for recalling him http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-will-give-zuma-reasons-for-recalling-him-2018-02-15 News24Wire POLITICS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:09:00 +0200 478343 1518675529 1518674940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707559_resized_jessieduarte2anc1022.jpg ANC secretary general Jessie Duarte 511 287 From 'rejoicing' to 'good riddance', opposition parties react to Zexit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/from-rejoicing-to-good-riddance-opposition-parties-react-to-zexit-2018-02-15 News24Wire POLITICS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:06:00 +0200 478342 1518675174 1518674760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707556_resized_oppositionparties20181022.jpg 511 287 ANC welcomes Zuma's resignation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-welcomes-zumas-resignation-2018-02-15 News24Wire POLITICs Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:02:00 +0200 478340 1518683856 1518674520 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707550_resized_anclogo1022.jpg 511 287 If NPA fails to prosecute Zuma, private prosecution will be put in motion - AfriForum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/if-npa-fails-to-prosecute-zuma-private-prosecution-will-be-put-in-motion---afriforum-2018-02-15 News24Wire POLITICS Thu, 15 Feb 2018 08:00:00 +0200 478339 1518675588 1518674400 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707547_resized_kalliekrielafriforum1022.jpg AfriForum CEO Kallie Kriel 511 287 Koeberg launches mobile desalination plant to counter water shortages http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/koeberg-launches-mobile-desalination-plant-to-counter-water-shortages-2018-02-14 Kim Cloete WATER Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:44:00 +0200 478330 1518620500 1518619440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707526_resized_eskomkoebergnuclearpowerstation110220817duane.jpg 511 287 Global wind energy installations remain above 50 GW - GWEC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-wind-energy-installations-remain-above-50-gw---gwec-2018-02-14 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:28:00 +0200 478324 1518691963 1518618480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 PPC appoints Claassen as CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppc-appoints-claassen-as-ceo-2018-02-14 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Wed, 14 Feb 2018 16:22:00 +0200 478322 1518691779 1518618120 99999999999 renay de 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000707511_resized_johanclaassen022018ppclimited1022.jpg PPC CEO Johan Claassen 511 287