Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:14:13 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Reserve Bank cuts repo rate, denies political pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-cuts-repo-rate-by-25-basis-points-to-675-2017-07-20 Reuters REPO RATE Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:39:00 +0200 459229 1500561691 1500557940 1503180000 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665664_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 UK reassures SACU about future trade relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-reassures-sacu-about-future-trade-relations-2017-07-20 Keith Campbell TRADE AND INVESTMENT Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:43:00 +0200 459156 1500563243 1500543780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Mercedes-Benz seeks ‘fair share’ of growing bakkie market with new X-Class http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mercedes-benz-seeks-fair-share-of-growing-bakkie-market-with-new-x-class-2017-07-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:39:00 +0200 459135 1500540852 1500539940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665341_resized_xclass11171022.jpg The global X-Class launch event in Cape Town 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70025_x-class.mp413320020A preview of the new X-Class, to be launched in South Africa in 2018 A preview of the new X-Class, to be launched in South Africa in 2018 Vodacom Q1 revenue rises on South African operation’s strong performance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-q1-revenue-rises-on-south-african-operations-strong-performance-2017-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter TELECOMS Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:43:00 +0200 459138 1500544250 1500540180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665354_resized_shameeljoosub21112duanenew.jpeg Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub 511 287 AMSA predicts sharply higher H1 loss http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-predicts-sharply-higher-h1-loss-2017-07-20 Reuters STEEL Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:44:00 +0200 459209 1500554739 1500554640 1503180000 Reuters 0 0 Numsa has no desire to avoid strike action – Saefa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/numsa-has-no-desire-to-avoid-strike-action-saefa-2017-07-20 Anine Kilian METALS Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:21:00 +0200 459243 1500562930 1500560460 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New approach needed to develop Africa’s energy landscape http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-approach-needed-to-develop-africas-energy-landscape-2017-07-20 Natasha Odendaal ENERGY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:29:00 +0200 459245 1500562269 1500560940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Energy Minister, Sapia hold talks to strengthen shareholder relations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-minister-sapia-hold-talks-to-strengthen-shareholder-relations-2017-07-20 Anine Kilian FUEL Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:35:00 +0200 459246 1500563054 1500561300 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 CompComm invites public to comment on information exchange guidelines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/compcomm-invites-public-to-comment-on-information-exchange-guidelines-2017-07-20 Anine Kilian COMPETITION COMMISSION DRAFT GUIDELINES Thu, 20 Jul 2017 17:07:00 +0200 459248 1500563673 1500563220 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Cape Town housing expansion not linked to water crisis http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-housing-expansion-not-linked-to-water-crisis-2017-07-20 News24Wire WATER Thu, 20 Jul 2017 08:34:00 +0200 459099 1500532818 1500532440 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Africa's major central banks embarking on policy easing cycle ride http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-major-central-banks-embarking-on-policy-easing-cycle-ride-2017-07-20 Reuters MONETARY POLICY Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:54:00 +0200 459120 1500537400 1500537240 1503180000 Reuters 0 0 Shell launches Dynaflex technology in 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Recorded: 19.7.2017 Developed economy methodologies not the key to solving Africa’s energy poverty http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/developed-economy-methodologies-not-the-key-to-solving-africas-energy-poverty-2017-07-19 Anine Kilian ELECTRICITY Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:37:00 +0200 459071 1500477640 1500475020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Pallinghurst setting out to revitalise Gemfields as 100% owner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pallinghurst-setting-out-to-revitalise-gemfields-as-100-owner-2017-07-19 Martin Creamer DIVERSIFIED MINERS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:23:00 +0200 459064 1500474950 1500474180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665162_resized_arnefrandsenonlinepiccopy.jpg Pallinghurst CEO Arne Frandsen 511 287 Nuclear is essential to Africa’s energy mix – Rosatom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-essential-to-africas-energy-mix-rosatom-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:58:00 +0200 459062 1500473805 1500472680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Vodacom Tanzania extends deadline for stock market listing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-tanzania-extends-deadline-for-stock-market-listing-2017-07-19 Reuters TELECOMMUNICATIONS Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:49:00 +0200 459059 1500472332 1500472140 1503093600 Reuters 0 0 Hybrid solutions key for Africa’s energy growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hybrid-solutions-key-for-africas-energy-growth-2017-07-19 Anine Kilian SOLAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:24:00 +0200 459051 1500473887 1500470640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Africa’s energy future lies in solar energy, says CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-energy-future-lies-in-solar-energy-says-ceo-2017-07-19 Anine Kilian SOLAR POWER Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:10:00 +0200 459045 1500471482 1500469800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Nuclear is not just about energy – Niasa MD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nuclear-is-not-just-about-energy-niasa-md-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:04:00 +0200 459041 1500477131 1500469440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Africa, Asia still lagging in Internet, electrification, banking access http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-asia-still-lagging-in-internet-electrification-banking-access-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal ENERGY Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:48:00 +0200 459037 1500473151 1500468480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rosatom, African Young Generation in Nuclear ink MoU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rosatom-african-young-generation-in-nuclear-ink-mou-2017-07-19 Natasha Odendaal NUCLEAR Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:39:00 +0200 459003 1500472338 1500460740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 What is government doing about Cape Town’s water crisis? 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