Engineering News | Economy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:43:11 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AfDB reports another year of sustained indicators http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-reports-another-year-of-sustained-indicators-2018-10-23 Simone Liedtke FINANCIAL Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:14:00 +0200 502581 1540300488 1540300440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidary Movement to serve court papers on Sasol on Thursday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidary-movement-to-serve-court-papers-on-sasol-on-thursday-2018-10-23 Simone Liedtke LABOUR Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:12:00 +0200 502580 1540300397 1540300320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 'We'll appoint an NDPP who'll be slippery to clutches of State capture' – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/well-appoint-an-ndpp-wholl-be-slippery-to-clutches-of-state-capture-ramaphosa-2018-10-23 News24Wire Economy Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:04:00 +0200 502554 1540298693 1540296240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761882_resized_cyrilramaphosa041020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Resilient SA emerging from potentially destructive period – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/resilient-sa-emerging-from-potentially-destructive-period-ramaphosa-2018-10-23 African News Agency Economy Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:23:00 +0200 502538 1540290675 1540290180 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761858_resized_cyrilramaphosa091020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Energy storage seen as an enabler for grid modernisation in realising IRP 2030 vision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-storage-seen-as-an-enabler-for-grid-modernisation-in-realising-irp-2030-vision-2018-10-23 Marleny Arnoldi ENERGY Tue, 23 Oct 2018 11:33:00 +0200 502526 1540291275 1540287180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761832_resized_thavagovender1018dylan1022.jpg Eskom generation group executive Thava Govender 511 287 Treasury-led initiative offers free financial education to communities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-led-initiative-offers-free-financial-education-to-communities-2018-10-23 African News Agency Economy Tue, 23 Oct 2018 10:09:00 +0200 502492 1540282645 1540282140 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761748_resized_nationaltreasurylogo1022.jpg 511 287 Global trade and development trends impact on South Africa, present opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-trade-and-development-trends-impact-on-south-africa-present-opportunities-2018-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia TRADE & DEVELOPMENT Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502439 1540217828 1540217700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom gearing up for big grid-scale battery storage roll-out http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-gearing-up-for-big-grid-scale-battery-storage-roll-out-2018-10-22 Terence Creamer ENERGY STORAGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502438 1540220175 1540217700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761607_resized_eskomresearchcentregermiston110917duane1022.jpg Eskom has been testing battery storage solutions at its research facility in Rosherville for the past few years 511 287 Mboweni walks budget tightrope to fix ailing economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-walks-budget-tightrope-to-fix-ailing-economy-2018-10-22 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:03:00 +0200 502432 1540217169 1540216980 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 This year marks positive turning point for South African economy – economist http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/citi-2018-10-22 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:25:00 +0200 502427 1540300482 1540214700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761617_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76445_2018-10-22_citi2_hd_web.mp4110001653Citibank economist Gina Schoeman discusses the current state of South Africa's economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. Citibank economist Gina Schoeman discusses the current state of South Africa's economy. Video and editing: Nicholas Boyd. DBSA awarded funding to create R2bn climate finance facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dbsa-awarded-funding-to-create-r2bn-climate-finance-facility-2018-10-22 African News Agency CLIMATE CHANGE Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:06:00 +0200 502409 1540218369 1540209960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761535_resized_patrickdlamini09171022duane.jpg DBSA CEO Patrick Dlamini 511 287 Transnet confirms Gama fired with full pay for six months http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-confirms-gama-fired-with-full-pay-for-six-months-2018-10-22 African News Agency Economy Mon, 22 Oct 2018 11:40:00 +0200 502378 1540202120 1540201200 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761499_resized_siyabongagama410221116duane.jpg Former Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Transnet removes Gama as CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siyabonga-gama-fired-as-transnet-ceo-2018-10-22-1 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:11:00 +0200 502337 1540201621 1540188660 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761435_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Data underpins urban growth in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-underpins-urban-growth-in-south-africa-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke STATISTICS / URBAN GROWTH Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:50:00 +0200 502329 1539960686 1539960600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ExecuJet to offer customers new experience with super versatile jet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/execujet-to-offer-customers-new-experience-with-super-versatile-jet-2018-10-19 Simone Liedtke AVIATION Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:09:00 +0200 502321 1539958715 1539958140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761415_resized_execujet102018simoneliedtke1022.jpg 511 287 Revived SARS illicit economy unit already eyeing 58 cases, says Kingon http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revived-sars-illicit-economy-unit-already-eyeing-58-cases-says-kingon-2018-10-19 News24Wire Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:30:00 +0200 502315 1539953397 1539952200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761400_resized_sars11022.jpg 511 287 Clash over Trump tariffs heats up with barrage of WTO litigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/clash-over-trump-tariffs-heats-up-with-barrage-of-wto-litigation-2018-10-19 Reuters TRADE Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:27:00 +0200 502314 1539957196 1539952020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Flirting with populism? Ask Venezuela how that went – SARB head Kganyago http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/flirting-with-populism-ask-venezuela-how-that-went-sarb-head-kganyago-2018-10-19 News24Wire Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:26:00 +0200 502313 1539953604 1539951960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761397_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg SARB Governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Nhlanhla Nene resigns as MP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nhlanhla-nene-resigns-as-mp-2018-10-19 News24Wire Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:10:00 +0200 502309 1539959689 1539951000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761390_resized_nhlanhlanene120720181022.jpg Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 New Mpumalanga mall set to spur growth in the area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mpumalanga-mall-set-to-spur-growth-in-the-area-2018-10-19 Tasneem Bulbulia DEVELOPMENT Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502299 1540215203 1539944640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761591_resized_thulamahashemallperspective021020181022.jpg Artwork of the R240-million Thulamahashe Mall, in Mpumalanga, a new development between partners Nthwese Developments and Twin City 511 287 Sub-Saharan Africa's big economies yet to recover http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sub-saharan-africas-big-economies-yet-to-recover-2018-10-19 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:47:00 +0200 502267 1539935636 1539935220 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Economic growth the missing key to South Africa's investment drive – Jacko Maree http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economic-growth-the-missing-key-to-south-africas-investment-drive-jacko-maree-2018-10-19 African News Agency ECONOMY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:27:00 +0200 502264 1539934811 1539934020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Companies face prosecution for fixing gas cylinder prices http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/companies-face-prosecution-for-fixing-gas-cylinder-prices-2018-10-19 African News Agency ENERGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:20:00 +0200 502262 1539934622 1539933600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Tech, fashion showcased in iconic African designs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-power-of-technology-and-fashion-shown-in-iconic-african-designs-2018-10-19 Natasha Odendaal TECHNOLOGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500448 1539671136 1539900000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 IRP 2018 suffers from major failings, nuclear analyst claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-2018-suffers-from-major-failings-affirms-nuclear-analyst-2018-10-19 Rebecca Campbell ELECTRICITY PLANNING – 2 Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501069 1539671138 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Uncertainty causing slowdown in hydraulics industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uncertainty-causing-slowdown-in-hydraulics-industry-2018-10-04 Jessica Oosthuizen Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500749 1539671136 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758233_resized_hydraulics10181022.jpg INDUSTRY SLOWDOWN Most of the company’s work comes from repairs and replacement of existing components as clients are trying to keep their costs down 511 287 South African mint shines in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-mint-shines-in-africa-2018-10-19 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE STRATEGY Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500444 1540274997 1539900000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 EOH hopes restructuring will create new growth platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revenue-up-profit-down-eoh-cuts-cloth-for-future-growth-2018-10-19 Schalk Burger Financial results Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501354 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Regional carrier SA Express continues to re-establish its route network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regional-carrier-sa-express-continues-to-re-establish-its-route-network-2018-10-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501296 1539671139 1539900000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Plain packaging suggested as safety measure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plain-packaging-suggested-as-safety-measure-2018-10-09 Thabi Madiba Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500395 1539671137 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000757952_resized_packaginglabellingandbarcodingspoorfishercigarettesbloomberg031020181022.jpg HARMFUL Plain packaging will limit the use of tobacco 511 287 Packaging market volumes declines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/packaging-market-volumes-declines-2018-10-05 Thabi Madiba Economy Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 500884 1539671138 1539900000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000758622_resized_packaginglabellingandbarcodingpackagingsamarketvolumeperformanceonline.jpg VOLUMES DIMINISH ackaging industry suffer worst decline 511 194 Alibaba’s Jack Ma to speak at Ramaphosa’s Investment Conference dinner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alibabas-jack-ma-to-speak-at-ramaphosas-investment-conference-dinner-2018-10-18 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT CONFERENCE Thu, 18 Oct 2018 15:00:00 +0200 502214 1539955663 1539867600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761220_resized_jackmabloomberg10181022.jpeg Jack Ma 511 287 South Africa elected chair of ACF http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-elected-chair-of-acf-2018-10-18 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:44:00 +0200 502201 1539867460 1539866640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761173_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287 M&A activity slowly increasing in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ma-activity-slowly-increasing-in-africa-2018-10-18 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Thu, 18 Oct 2018 14:16:00 +0200 502184 1539867248 1539864960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Getting Africa fit for the future requires good governance – Africa Forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/getting-africa-fit-for-the-future-requires-good-governance-africa-forum-2018-10-18 Marleny Arnoldi GOVERNANCE Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:51:00 +0200 502173 1539866284 1539859860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761109_resized_bonangmohale1022.jpg Business Leadership South Africa CEO Bonang Mohale 511 287 Govt ready to woo potential investors at SA Investment Conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-ready-to-woo-potential-investors-for-sa-investment-conference-2018-10-18 African News Agency Economy Thu, 18 Oct 2018 12:48:00 +0200 502170 1539860014 1539859680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761098_resized_ebrahimpatel0718dylan1022.jpg Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 South African slump batters smaller neighbours protecting rand peg http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-slump-batters-smaller-neighbours-protecting-rand-peg-2018-10-18 Bloomberg ECONOMY Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:50:00 +0200 502137 1539853020 1539852600 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0