Engineering News | Economy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Thu, 21 Jun 2018 18:08:44 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 IEC encourages the youth to register to vote in the 2019 elections http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iec-encourages-the-youth-to-register-to-vote-in-the-2019-elections-2018-06-21 Simone Liedtke ELECTIONS Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:44:00 +0200 490520 1529589477 1529588640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735069_resized_symamabolo0618dylan1022.jpg IEC CEO Sy Mamabolo 511 287 Gama cites need for digital change to ensure greater economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gama-cites-need-for-digital-change-to-ensure-greater-economic-growth-2018-06-21 Simone Liedtke TECHNOLOGY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:23:00 +0200 490515 1529587910 1529587380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735058_resized_siyabongagama0618dylan1022.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 New era for healthcare as Motsoaledi abolishes co-payments http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-era-for-healthcare-as-motsoaledi-abolishes-co-payments-2018-06-21 News24Wire Economy Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:04:00 +0200 490512 1529587594 1529586240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735048_resized_aaronmotsoaledigovt1022.jpg Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi 511 287 Govt to deploy support teams to assist distressed municipalities – Nel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-to-deploy-support-teams-to-assist-distressed-municipalities-nel-2018-06-21 Simone Liedtke MUNICIPAL SUPPORT Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:38:00 +0200 490451 1529591505 1529577480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734896_resized_andriesnel0618simone1022.jpg Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Deputy Minister Andries Nel 511 287 Current account deficit widens in Q1 as exports slump http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/current-account-deficit-widens-in-q1-as-exports-slump-2018-06-21 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:40:00 +0200 490433 1529574194 1529574000 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 NGOs rate South Africa’s transition to a green economy at five out of ten http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-rate-south-africas-transition-to-a-green-economy-at-five-out-of-ten-2018-06-21 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:20:00 +0200 490427 1529574435 1529572800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rio-Carb commissions academic research into the future of South Africa’s mining sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rio-carb-commissions-academic-research-into-the-future-of-south-africas-mining-sector-2018-06-21 Nadine James MINING SERVICES Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:14:00 +0200 490423 1529589254 1529572440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734822_resized_mwriocarbmdmartinmainejune20181022jpg.jpeg Rio-Carb MD Martin Maine 511 287 Takeover panel clears way for M&R to move on Aveng tie-up amid ongoing ATON opposition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/takeover-panel-clears-way-for-mr-to-move-on-aveng-tie-up-amid-ongoing-aton-opposition-2018-06-21 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:30:00 +0200 490404 1529582434 1529569800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734774_resized_murrayandroberts3bedfordview06181022dylan.jpg 511 287 Avocado 'green gold' ripe and ready for South Africa's farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/avocado-green-gold-ripe-and-ready-for-south-africas-farmers-2018-06-21 Reuters AGRICULTURE Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:41:00 +0200 490367 1529564228 1529563260 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Eskom wage negotiations enter final day http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-wage-negotiations-enter-final-day-2018-06-21 African News Agency ELECTRICITY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:32:00 +0200 490363 1529564053 1529562720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734658_resized_electricitygeneralpowerlines1022duane.jpg 511 287 Motsoaledi to unveil crucial health bills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/motsoaledi-to-unveil-crucial-health-bills-2018-06-21 News24Wire Economy Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:09:00 +0200 490357 1529562023 1529561340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734652_resized_aaronmotsoaledi2govt1022.jpg Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi 511 287 Cost competitiveness key for a thriving energy sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-competitiveness-key-for-a-thriving-energy-sector-2018-06-20 Anine Kilian ENERGY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:48:00 +0200 490346 1529506823 1529506080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 There is hope for South Africa’s manufacturing sector – October http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/there-is-hope-for-south-africas-manufacturing-sector-october-2018-06-20 Anine Kilian MANUFACTURING Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:37:00 +0200 490344 1529571015 1529505420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734797_resized_lioneloctober210413duane1022.jpg DTI deputy director general Lionel October 511 287 Binding constraints affecting South Africa’s growth – Matona http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/binding-constraints-affecting-south-africas-growth-matona-2018-06-20 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:24:00 +0200 490340 1529506152 1529504640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Education, NDP execution crucial in reaching development goals – Mohale http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/education-ndp-execution-crucial-in-reaching-development-goals-mohale-2018-06-20 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:11:00 +0200 490335 1529506324 1529503860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734622_resized_bonangmohale1022.jpg BLSA CEO Bonang Mohale 511 287 Momentum in local procurement can bolster South African SMME growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/momentum-in-local-procurement-can-bolster-south-african-smme-growth-2018-06-20 Schalk Burger SMALL BUSINESSES Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:20:00 +0200 490316 1529503102 1529500800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SMEs invited to apply for grant funding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/smes-invited-to-apply-for-grant-funding-2018-06-20 Nadine James ECONOMY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:48:00 +0200 490311 1529507054 1529498880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 S&P's doesn't see downside risks to South Africa's sovereign rating http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sps-doesnt-see-downside-risks-to-south-africas-sovereign-rating-2018-06-20 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:12:00 +0200 490293 1529496859 1529496720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Mining charter, illegal mining, FDI in the spotlight http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mining-charter-illegal-mining-fdi-in-the-spotlight-2018-06-20 Creamer Media Reporter Economy Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:45:00 +0200 490224 1529502783 1529487900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734423_resized_secondtakeen1022x575.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74952_2018-06-20_secondtake_mw_-_hd_web.mp483740510Mining charter, illegal mining, FDI in the spotlight Mining charter, illegal mining, FDI in the spotlight Trust in South African government dips, businesses most trusted - survey http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trust-in-south-african-government-dips-businesses-most-trusted---survey-2018-06-20 News24Wire SURVEY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:55:00 +0200 490213 1529477790 1529477700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South Africa's GDP growth expected to hit 1.7% in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-gdp-growth-expected-to-hit-17-in-2018-2018-06-20 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:42:00 +0200 490211 1529477444 1529476920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734325_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 Trade unions to respond to Eskom's 4.7% wage offer increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-unions-to-respond-to-eskoms-47-wage-offer-increase-2018-06-20 African News Agency Economy Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:23:00 +0200 490204 1529475909 1529475780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734321_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Trade unions to debate Eskom's 4.7% wage offer increase http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-unions-to-debate-eskoms-47-wage-offer-increase-2018-06-20 News24Wire Economy Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:13:00 +0200 490201 1529475932 1529475180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734312_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Inaugural Factory of the Year competition to include future-proofing benchmark http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-factory-of-the-year-competition-to-include-future-proofing-benchmark-2018-06-19 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:55:00 +0200 490179 1529478043 1529416500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734270_resized_theosibiya0618terencecreamer1022.jpeg AT Kearney partner and Africa MD Theo Sibiya 511 287 Eskom wage talks off to a bad start – union http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-wage-talks-off-to-a-bad-start-union-2018-06-19 News24Wire Economy Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:07:00 +0200 490173 1529414668 1529413620 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734248_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa ahead of renewable energy curve – adviser http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-ahead-of-renewable-energy-curve-adviser-2018-06-19 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:31:00 +0200 490158 1529411724 1529411460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734216_resized_renewableenergysolarpower062018mainstreamrenewablepower1022.jpg 511 287 Saica to start disciplinary proceedings against former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saica-to-start-disciplinary-proceedings-against-former-eskom-cfo-anoj-singh-2018-06-19 News24Wire Economy Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:07:00 +0200 490148 1529411118 1529410020 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000734187_resized_anojsingh110220717duane.jpg Former Eskom CFO Anoj Singh 511 287 Civil engineering sector concludes three-year wage deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-engineering-sector-concludes-three-year-wage-deal-2018-06-19 Anine Kilian ENGINEERING Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:29:00 +0200 490113 1529401723 1529400540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Airbus, Côte d’Ivoire sign agreement to develop country’s aerospace sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-cte-divoire-sign-agreement-to-develop-countrys-aerospace-sector-2018-06-19 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:52:00 +0200 490087 1529392510 1529391120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Denel CFO placed on special leave http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denel-cfo-placed-on-special-leave-2018-06-18 Creamer Media Reporter STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:28:00 +0200 490053 1529328616 1529328480 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733951_resized_denelrooivalkkeith1022.jpg 511 287 NUM slams claims of 'sabotage' by Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-slams-claims-of-sabotage-by-eskom-2018-06-18 African News Agency Economy Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:17:00 +0200 490048 1529331281 1529327820 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733942_resized_harmonydoornkopnum410221015duane.jpg 511 287 ATON welcomes tribunal’s M&R voting-rights ruling, despite restrictions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/aton-welcomes-tribunals-m-2018-06-18 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:15:00 +0200 490049 1529335054 1529327700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733945_resized_murrayandroberts3bedfordview06181022dylan.jpg 511 287 State capture at heart of Eskom’s load-shedding woes – Maimane http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/state-capture-at-heart-of-eskoms-load-shedding-woes-maimane-2018-06-18 News24Wire Economy Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:09:00 +0200 490044 1529329639 1529327340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733930_resized_mmusimaimane610220416duane.jpg DA leader Mmusi Maimane 511 287 Num denies reports it wanted to postpone wage talks with Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-denies-reports-it-wanted-to-postpone-wage-talks-with-eskom-2018-06-18 African News Agency Economy Mon, 18 Jun 2018 15:04:00 +0200 490043 1529328387 1529327040 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733924_resized_num106111022duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom says low probability of day-time load-shedding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-says-low-probability-of-day-time-loadshedding-2018-06-18 African News Agency Economy Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:39:00 +0200 489971 1529332856 1529311140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733797_resized_loadsheddingpowerelectricityflamecandle210221214duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom says power system will take up to 10 days to recover from strike impact http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-says-power-system-will-take-up-to-10-days-to-recover-from-strike-impact-2018-06-18 News24Wire Economy Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:11:00 +0200 489934 1529302363 1529302260 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733702_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Gordhan lays out State's case against suspended Sars boss Moyane http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-lays-out-states-case-against-suspended-sars-boss-moyane-2018-06-15 News24Wire Economy Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:46:00 +0200 489894 1529070919 1529066760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733617_resized_tommoyane506151022duane.jpg Suspended Sars boss Tom Moyane 511 287