Engineering News | Economy Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:30:34 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Get your house in order, MPs tell Transnet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/get-your-house-in-order-mps-tell-transnet-2018-08-17-1 Reuters STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:17:00 +0200 496073 1534515549 1534515420 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 BBBEE Commission to host first Women Empowerment Conference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbbee-commission-to-host-first-women-empowerment-conference-2018-08-17 Simone Liedtke EMPOWERMENT Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:37:00 +0200 496052 1534509496 1534509420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Leftists rattle rand with plan to nationalise South Africa's SARB http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eff-introduces-bill-to-nationalise-sarb-2018-08-17 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:26:00 +0200 496036 1534507462 1534501560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Biofuels unviable alternative in South Africa – expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biofuel-unviable-alternative-in-s-africa-expert-2018-07-31 Paige Müller Economy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494275 1534227763 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743928_resized_witsgreathall31207duane1022.jpg ENERGY LEADERSHIP CENTRE The University of the Witwatersrand launched the Energy Leadership Centre to equip Africa’s energy industry for future technological advancements 511 287 Wave of innovation for infrastructure development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wave-of-innovation-for-infrastructure-development-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Economy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494232 1534227764 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744202_resized_n2concorinfrastructure2017construction10221022.jpg COLLABORATION Concor Construction wants to work with governments and municipalities to meet their mandates for infrastructure delivery 511 287 Investors looking for viable infrastructure projects in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/investors-looking-for-viable-infrastructure-projects-in-africa-2018-08-17 Donald Makhafola Economy Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494144 1534416970 1534456800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744208_resized_jeffreysbaywindfarmrenewableenergywindenergyturbine110114duane1022.jpg INVESTING IN INFRASTRUCTURE Investec Bank is considering investment in renewable energy, water desalination and treatment projects, transportation infrastructure and speciality buildings 511 287 Ramaphosa launches commission of inquiry into PIC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-launches-commission-of-inquiry-into-pic-2018-08-16 African News Agency INQUIRY Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:25:00 +0200 495966 1534427491 1534425900 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SA Express airline cleared to fly again http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-airline-cleared-to-fly-again-2018-08-16 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:45:00 +0200 495909 1534412976 1534412700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747573_resized_saexpressaircraft201010223.jpg A Bombardier CRJ700 of SA Express 511 287 Hawks investigate cases related to Gupta-loot worth more than R40bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hawks-investigate-cases-related-to-gupta-loot-worth-more-than-r40bn-2018-08-16 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:18:00 +0200 495838 1534404237 1534403880 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Parliament considers tougher anti-smoking Bill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/parliament-considers-tougher-anti-smoking-bill-2018-08-16 Reuters LEGISLATION Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:09:00 +0200 495832 1534403477 1534403340 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Transnet signals intention to suspend CEO Gama http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-signals-intention-to-suspend-ceo-gama-2018-08-16-1 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:43:00 +0200 495820 1534401956 1534401780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747402_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 ANC chairperson wants state to seize land from those with over 12 000 ha http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-chairperson-wants-state-to-seize-land-from-those-with-over-12-000-ha-2018-08-15 Reuters LAND EXPROPRIATION Wed, 15 Aug 2018 16:02:00 +0200 495791 1534343918 1534341720 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rand slumps as Moody's says fiscal consolidation slows http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-rand-slumps-as-moodys-says-fiscal-consolidation-slows-2018-08-15 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:18:00 +0200 495784 1534341493 1534339080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gordhan announces whistleblower hotline to boost fight against corruption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shame-corporates-who-colluded-with-state-capture-into-paying-back-money-gordhan-2018-08-15 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 15 Aug 2018 14:14:00 +0200 495758 1534400953 1534335240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747277_resized_pravingordhan09042018dylan1022.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 SA Express flights to take off next week – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-express-flights-to-take-off-next-week-gordhan-2018-08-15 News24Wire AVIATION Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:06:00 +0200 495744 1534328087 1534327560 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South Africa's 2018 growth to be 'much lower' than initial forecasts – SARB http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-2018-growth-to-be-much-lower-than-initial-forecasts-sarb-2018-08-15 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:53:00 +0200 495729 1534323352 1534323180 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747205_resized_sareservebank1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Municipalities owed R139bn for services – Cogta http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipalities-owed-r139bn-for-services-cogta-2018-08-15 News24Wire MUNICIPAL DEBT Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:50:00 +0200 495694 1534316708 1534315800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Lazard drafting plan to bolster Eskom's balance sheet – sources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lazard-drafting-plan-to-bolster-balance-sheet-of-safricas-eskom-sources-2018-08-14 Reuters ELECTRICITY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:41:00 +0200 495654 1534254985 1534254060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rwanda and global airline body partner to improve air safety http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rwanda-and-global-airline-body-partner-to-improve-air-safety-2018-08-14 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:21:00 +0200 495648 1534255210 1534252860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747044_resized_kigaliairport1022.jpg Kigali International Airport, Rwanda 511 287 Union takes illicit cigarettes trade fight to National Treasury http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-takes-illicit-cigarettes-trade-fight-to-national-treasury-2018-08-14 African News Agency TOBACCO Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:04:00 +0200 495645 1534251955 1534251840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ramaphosa proposes new sovereign wealth fund – party officials http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-proposes-new-sovereign-wealth-fund-party-officials-2018-08-14 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:00:00 +0200 495638 1534254773 1534251600 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Rand rebounds two percent as Turkey-led rout eases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-rebounds-two-percent-as-turkey-led-rout-eases-2018-08-14 Reuters CURRENCY Tue, 14 Aug 2018 09:34:00 +0200 495566 1534233097 1534232040 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746691_resized_sarbcoinmoneyrandscurrency1022reuters.jpg 511 287 SARB 'nowhere near' intervention on rand – deputy governor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-nowhere-near-intervention-on-rand-deputy-governor-2018-08-13 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:38:00 +0200 495526 1534173171 1534171080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Esor’s share price plummets as major subsidiary files for business rescue http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/esors-share-price-plummets-as-major-subsidiary-files-for-business-rescue-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION / CIVIL ENGINEERING Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:53:00 +0200 495516 1534168570 1534168380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sappi shares fall on lower Q3 profit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sappi-shares-fall-on-lower-q3-profit-2018-08-13 Simone Liedtke PAPER / PULP / PACKAGING Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:48:00 +0200 495513 1534168308 1534168080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746583_resized_stevebinnie1022.jpg Sappi CEO Steve Binnie 511 287 Increasing nontaxed items could damage tax base, warns Parsons http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increasing-nontaxed-items-could-damage-tax-base-warns-parsons-2018-08-13 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 10:56:00 +0200 495422 1534150756 1534150560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rand hits 2-year low, bonds stumble as Turkey contagion spreads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-hits-2-year-low-bonds-stumble-as-turkey-contagion-spreads-2018-08-13 Reuters CURRENCY Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:09:00 +0200 495385 1534144295 1534144140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746409_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand1810220414duane.jpg 511 287 South Africa falls to 37th on International Property Rights Index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-falls-to-37th-on-international-property-rights-index-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi PROPERTY RIGHTS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0200 495007 1533628338 1533729600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Business Confidence Index gains one index point in July http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-confidence-index-gains-one-index-point-in-july-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Wed, 08 Aug 2018 11:54:00 +0200 495157 1533723615 1533722040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ARC to acquire 100% of TymeDigital http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/arc-to-acquire-100-of-tymedigital-2018-08-08 Anine Kilian DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:40:00 +0200 495127 1533739892 1533714000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Solidarity reaches wage agreement with AMSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidarity-reaches-wage-agreement-with-amsa-2018-08-08 Marleny Arnoldi STEEL Wed, 08 Aug 2018 09:02:00 +0200 495149 1534139989 1533711720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sars appoints acting finance chief to permanent position http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sars-appoints-acting-finance-chief-to-permanent-position-2018-08-07 Schalk Burger REVENUE SERVICE Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:53:00 +0200 495098 1533653696 1533653580 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Davies gazettes draft regulations on SEZs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-gazettes-draft-regulations-on-sezs-2018-08-07 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:09:00 +0200 495090 1533651899 1533650940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745863_resized_robdavies1022.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 DA proposes free trade, cost and regulatory reductions to stimulate manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-proposes-free-trade-cost-and-regulatory-reductions-to-stimulate-manufacturing-2018-08-07 Schalk Burger MANUFACTURING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:49:00 +0200 495086 1533655214 1533649740 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Corruption Watch report highlights schools, SOEs, health sector as areas of concern http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/-corruption-watch-report-highlights-schools-soes-health-sector-as-areas-of-concern-2018-08-07 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:36:00 +0200 495084 1533649265 1533648960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 June manufacturing output up 0.7% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/june-manufacturing-output-up-07-2018-08-07 Reuters MANUFACTURING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:07:00 +0200 495060 1533643770 1533643620 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745781_resized_nissanrosslynmanufacturingplant2810091022duane.jpg 511 287 Treasury says receives reports of abuse of preferential procurement regulations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-says-receives-reports-of-abuse-of-preferential-procurement-regulations-2018-08-07 African News Agency 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