Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Tue, 21 Nov 2017 10:12:41 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South Africa nervously awaits reviews for rand-priced debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-nervously-awaits-reviews-for-rand-priced-debt-2017-11-21 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:57:00 +0200 471683 1511248485 1511247420 1513807200 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693404_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand210220414duane.jpg 511 287 Eskom rejects call for inflation-capped hike, as Nersa gears up for Dec 7 decision http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-rejects-call-for-inflation-capped-hike-as-nersa-gears-up-for-dec-7-decision-2017-11-20 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY TARIFF Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:45:00 +0200 471669 1511189851 1511189100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693376_resized_mbuleloncetezo310221117duane.jpeg Nersa fulltime regulatory member for electricity Mbulelo Ncetezo says decision should be announced on December 7 511 287 Barloworld will consider logistics exit should unit not meet September targets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/barloworld-may-mull-logistics-exit-should-it-not-meet-september-targets-2017-11-20 Irma Venter EQUIPMENT AND AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:31:00 +0200 471655 1511244654 1511184660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693365_resized_businessinafricacatbarloworldcumulus1022.jpg 511 287 Business Leadership SA reveals business contribution of R1.9tn to GDP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-leadership-sa-reveals-business-contribution-of-r19tn-to-gdp-2017-11-20 African News Agency ECONOMY Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:14:00 +0200 471643 1511180797 1511180040 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shell-collaboration-helps-power-london-buses-with-coffee-waste-2017-11-21 Nica Schreuder BIOFUEL Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0200 471626 1511180719 1511128800 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693347_resized_0000693297resizedshellbiobeanimage.jpg GRINDING DOWN EMISSIONS B20 biofuel will significantly reduce carbon emissions 511 340 Drought unlikely to affect Cape Town tourism in December http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-unlikely-to-affect-cape-town-tourism-in-december-2017-11-21 Anine Kilian TOURISM Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:47:00 +0200 471709 1511250807 1511250420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Egypt, Ethiopia deadlocked on dam studies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egypt-ethiopia-deadlocked-on-dam-studies-2017-11-20 African News Agency WATER Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:08:00 +0200 471602 1511171076 1511168880 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Electric cars not ready for mass production yet – Toyota chairman to Spiegel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-cars-not-ready-for-mass-production-yet-toyota-chairman-to-spiegel-2017-11-20 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:52:00 +0200 471583 1511160841 1511160720 1513720800 Reuters 0 0 Zuma vows govt will continue supporting embattled SAA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-vows-govt-will-continue-supporting-embattled-saa-2017-11-20 Reuters INVESTMENT Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:33:00 +0200 471579 1511159713 1511159580 1513720800 Reuters 0 0 The sooner Guptas leave SA, the better – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-sooner-guptas-leave-sa-the-better---gordhan-2017-11-20 News24Wire POLITICS Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:08:00 +0200 471572 1511165817 1511158080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693161_resized_pravingordhan10161022reuters.jpg Former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 NUM postpones planned coal sector strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-postpones-planned-coal-sector-strike-2017-11-17 Creamer Media Reporter COAL Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:44:00 +0200 471563 1510930068 1510929840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 TNPA launches uMkhomazi tug http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tnpa-launches-umkhomazi-tug-2017-11-17 Megan van Wyngaardt PORTS & SHIPPING Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:32:00 +0200 471562 1510929623 1510929120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Icasa publishes second draft of End-User and Subscriber Service Charter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-publishes-second-draft-of-end-user-and-subscriber-service-charter-2017-11-17 Natasha Odendaal TELECOMMUNICATIONS Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:10:00 +0200 471559 1510928242 1510927800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sampling confirms lithium in Namibia – Montero http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sampling-confirms-lithium-in-namibia-montero-2017-11-17 Martin Creamer LITHIUM Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:57:00 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471516 1510914933 1510912320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000693074_resized_martinkingston209171022duane.jpg Busa VP Martin Kingston 511 287 City of Cape Town gearing up for battle to directly procure power from IPPs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-gearing-up-for-battle-to-directly-procure-power-from-ipps-2017-11-17 Kim Cloete ELECTRICITY Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:41:00 +0200 471511 1510914976 1510911660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New antenna concept from CSIR promises savings for wireless sensor networks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-antenna-concept-from-csir-promises-savings-for-wireless-sensor-networks-2017-11-17 Keith Campbell ELECTRONICS Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:22:00 +0200 471503 1510911235 1510910520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Building pipeline in Aus sees Probuild contribute 60% of WBHO revenue 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