Engineering News | Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/home Sat, 21 Jan 2017 06:27:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Recovery possible for SA, sub-Saharan truck markets, says UD Trucks http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/recovery-possible-for-sa-sub-saharan-truck-markets-says-ud-trucks-2017-01-20 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:37:00 +0200 440408 1484905131 1484905020 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619217_resized_udtrucksquester1022.jpg 511 287 A400M reportedly wins second export order http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a400m-reportedly-wins-second-export-order-2017-01-20 Keith Campbell Aerospace and Defence Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:50:00 +0200 440419 1484909650 1484909400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619253_resized_a400m26131022.jpg An Airbus A400M 511 287 Local light passenger and utility aircraft programme taking off 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EDUCATION Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:24:00 +0200 440389 1484902021 1484900640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Operation Phakisa making strides in ICT in education http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/operation-phakisa-making-strides-in-ict-in-education-2017-01-20 Natasha Odendaal ICT IN EDUCATION Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:52:00 +0200 440413 1484908760 1484905920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000619228_resized_educationpaperlessclassroomana1022.jpg 511 287 Alexander Forbes secures shareholder approval for ARC’s 10% acquisition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/alexander-forbes-secures-shareholder-approval-for-arcs-10-acquisition-2017-01-20 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:59:00 +0200 440432 1484921367 1484917140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Wine industry under pressure amid subdued economy 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Ramaphosa hopeful Trump will have ‘positive disposition’ to Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-hopeful-trump-will-have-positive-disposition-to-africa-2017-01-20-1 African News Agency WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:27:00 +0200 440361 1484897348 1484897220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Ramaphosa concludes ‘productive’ visit to Davos http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-concludes-productive-visit-to-davos-2017-01-20-1 African News Agency WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:25:00 +0200 440359 1484897230 1484897100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Cape Town may be upgraded to tougher water restrictions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cape-town-may-be-upgraded-to-tougher-water-restrictions-2017-01-20 News24Wire WATER Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:59:00 +0200 440347 1484895606 1484895540 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Owners of other Ford models join complaints over burning vehicles 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