Engineering News | Economy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Sun, 17 Feb 2019 19:53:24 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Gordhan’s IPP renegotiation proposal triggers ‘breach of contract’ warnings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhans-ipp-renegotiation-proposal-triggers-breach-of-contract-warnings-2019-02-15 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:30:00 +0200 511775 1550245828 1550237400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781722_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarm2010221214duane.jpeg 511 287 Icasa boss sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraud, money laundering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-boss-sentenced-to-20-years-in-prison-for-fraud-money-laundering-2019-02-15 News24Wire Economy Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:16:00 +0200 511735 1550241348 1550222160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781641_resized_rubbenmohlalogaicasaactingchairperson.jpg Icasa chairperson Rubben Mohlaloga 511 287 Eskom’s operational and financial crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-operational-and-financial-crisis-2019-02-14 Creamer Media Reporter Economy Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:26:00 +0200 511667 1550236856 1550219160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781621_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77431_2019-02-14_second_take_en_-_hd_web.mp488968685Eskom’s operational and financial crisis. 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Load-shedding 'not likely' on Friday – Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-shedding-not-likely-on-friday---eskom-2019-02-15 African News Agency Economy Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:25:00 +0200 511697 1550213173 1550211900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781511_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 The UK signs trade continuity agreement with five African countries as Brexit nears http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-uk-signs-a-trade-continuity-agreement-with-five-african-countries-as-brexit-nears-2019-02-15 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510641 1549952201 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cesa optimistic after president’s address http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cesa-optimistic-after-presidents-address-2019-02-15 Halima Frost Economy Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510045 1549952198 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777864_resized_nereshpathercesa0119dylan1022.jpg NERESH PATHER Procurement policies need to be formulated to embrace the long-term needs of projects 511 287 Equatorial Guinea praised for improved business environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equatorial-guinea-praised-for-improved-business-environment-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Economy Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509624 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777617_resized_equatorialguineapresidentobiangnguemambasogobloomberg01191022.jpg OBIANG NGUEMA MBASOGO Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has been personally advocating for stronger reforms to Equatorial Guinea’s business environment over the past few years 511 287 Cryptocurrency trader welcomes SARB policy approach http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cryptocurrency-trader-welcomes-sarb-policy-approach-2019-02-15 Schalk Burger Financial Regulation Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510673 1549952201 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779210_resized_lunosacountrymanagermariusreitz11181022.jpg MARIUS REITZ The regulations aim to ensure that the platforms are safe for people to use and combat illicit capital flows 511 287 Sanral, Nafbi sign MoU to develop small contractors, accelerate BEE implementation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sanral-nafbi-sign-mou-to-develop-small-contractors-accelerate-bee-implementation-2019-02-14 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:19:00 +0200 511669 1550154156 1550153940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781427_resized_constructionskhumbuzomacozomasanralceoandaubreytshalatanafbipresident022019simoneliedtke1022.jpg Sanral CEO Skhumbuzo Macozoma (left) and Nafbi president Aubrey Tshalata (right) during the signing of the MoU agreement on Thursday 511 287 Ramaphosa sets up cabinet committee to manage Eskom daily http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-sets-up-cabinet-committee-to-manage-eskom-daily-2019-02-14 African News Agency Economy Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:46:00 +0200 511654 1550152161 1550151960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781395_resized_cyrilramaphosaparliamentreuters1022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Ramaphosa promises to correct lack of consultation with labour on Eskom unbundling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-promises-to-correct-lack-of-consultation-with-labour-on-eskom-unbundling-2019-02-14 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:45:00 +0200 511655 1550157583 1550151900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781408_resized_cyrilramaphosa2140220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Ramaphosa rules out any privatisation of Eskom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-rules-out-any-privatisation-of-eskom-2019-02-14 African News Agency Economy Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:33:00 +0200 511649 1550151383 1550151180 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781380_resized_cyrilramaphosa2018sonagovt020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Luxembourg Protocol can save South Africa billions – Rail Working Group http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/luxembourg-protocol-can-save-south-africa-billions-rail-working-group-2019-02-14 Natasha Odendaal RAIL Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:21:00 +0200 511645 1550152406 1550150460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 NUM seethes over lack of consultation on Eskom unbundling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-seethes-over-lack-of-consultation-on-eskom-unbundling-2019-02-14 Terence Creamer ESKOM RESTRUCTURING Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:50:00 +0200 511602 1550155578 1550141400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781281_resized_numjosephmontisetsedavidsipunzi1022.jpg NUM president Joseph Montisetse (left) listens while his general-secretary David Sipunzi speaks during a media conference 511 287 SA infrastructure think tank slams Eskom's hiring of foreign engineers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-infrastructure-think-tank-slams-eskoms-hiring-of-foreign-engineers-2019-02-14 African News Agency Economy Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:38:00 +0200 511577 1550138155 1550137080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781200_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 What the Competition Amendment Bill means for the economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-the-competition-amendment-bill-means-for-the-economy-2019-02-14 African News Agency Competition Policy Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:52:00 +0200 511560 1550136592 1550134320 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781149_resized_cyrilramaphosa6060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Mboweni to trim deficit forecast on growth hopes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-to-trim-deficit-forecast-on-growth-hopes-2019-02-14 Reuters BUDGET EXPECTATIONS Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:36:00 +0200 511538 1550132788 1550129760 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781103_resized_titomboweni1018reuters10222.jpg Finance Minister Tito Mboweni 511 287 Rand breaches $14 as Eskom sours outlook http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-breaches-14-as-eskom-sours-outlook-2019-02-14 Reuters CURRENCY/ELECTRICITY Thu, 14 Feb 2019 09:33:00 +0200 511532 1550129722 1550129580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781086_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand1210220414duane.jpg 511 287 2019 Budget will present South Africa with ‘a path of hope’ – PwC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-budget-will-present-south-africa-with-a-path-of-hope-pwc-2019-02-13 Simone Liedtke BUDGET 2019 Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:15:00 +0200 511496 1550070635 1550067300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781010_resized_titomboweni5241020181022.jpg Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is scheduled to deliver the 2019 Budget Speech, in Cape Town, on February 20 511 287 Shifting R100bn in Eskom debt to government will have ‘dire’ economic consequences http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shifting-r100bn-in-eskom-debt-to-government-will-have-dire-economic-consequences-2019-02-13 Terence Creamer ESKOM & THE ECONOMY Wed, 13 Feb 2019 15:40:00 +0200 511488 1550070553 1550065200 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780977_resized_pravingordhan40618dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Eskom 'technically insolvent', won't last beyond April 2019 – committee hears http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-technically-insolvent-wont-last-beyond-april-2019-committee-hears-2019-02-13 News24Wire Economy Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:55:00 +0200 511444 1550051731 1550048100 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780901_resized_eskomlogomegawattpark1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Eskom and the multi-billion rand mega projects that could have saved SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-and-the-multi-billion-rand-mega-projects-that-could-have-saved-sa-2019-02-13 News24Wire Economy Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:42:00 +0200 511442 1550047650 1550047320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780895_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa's biggest labour group embarks on nationwide strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-biggest-labour-group-embarks-on-nationwide-strike-2019-02-13 Bloomberg LABOUR Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:48:00 +0200 511405 1550040642 1550040480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Eskom to implement Stage 3 load shedding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-implement-stage-3-load-shedding-2019-02-13 African News Agency Economy Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:45:00 +0200 511402 1550040490 1550040300 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780834_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Global acclaim for South Africa’s heart transplant commemorative coin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-acclaim-for-south-africas-heart-transplant-commemorative-coin-2019-02-12 Simone Liedtke SOUTH AFRICAN MINT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 17:03:00 +0200 511391 1550038347 1549983780 99999999999 Terence Creamer 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780803_resized_crownheart1022.jpg 511 287 Marginal decrease in South Africa’s unemployment rate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marginal-decrease-in-south-africas-unemployment-rate-2019-02-12 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:49:00 +0200 511388 1550040213 1549982940 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Minister withdraws telecoms amendment Bill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-withdraws-telecoms-amendment-bill-2019-02-12 Simone Liedtke COMMUNICATIONS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:30:00 +0200 511382 1549981952 1549981800 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Battle lines drawn as opposition parties contest Ramaphosa’s Eskom unbundling plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/battle-lines-drawn-as-opposition-parties-contest-ramaphosas-eskom-unbundling-plan-2019-02-12 Terence Creamer ESKOM Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:15:00 +0200 511375 1550037667 1549980900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780750_resized_eskomrockstatuemegawattpark11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 KAP grows interim revenue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kap-grows-interim-revenue-2019-02-12 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL RESULTS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:12:00 +0200 511373 1549981501 1549980720 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 ConCourt dismisses Moyane application for leave to appeal his dismissal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concourt-dismisses-moyane-application-for-leave-to-appeal-his-dismissal-2019-02-12 African News Agency REVENUE SERVICES Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:30:00 +0200 511360 1549982128 1549978200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780710_resized_tommoyane506151022duane.jpg Tom Monyane 511 287 EOH tumbles as Microsoft moves to pull resale licence 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/opinion-are-there-really-more-jobs-in-coal-than-in-renewables-2019-02-12 Tobias Bischof-Niemz Transition Talk Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:00:00 +0200 511262 1549981902 1549958400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780541_resized_tobiasbischoffniemz08181022.jpeg Dr Tobias Bischof-Niemz 511 287 An Africa invisible to Blackstone is winning back investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/an-africa-invisible-to-blackstone-is-winning-back-investors-2019-02-12 Bloomberg FOREIGN INVESTMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:11:00 +0200 511247 1549956220 1549955460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0