Engineering News | Legislative Environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/legislative-environment Thu, 27 Jul 2017 20:54:51 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 With drought threatening food security, farmers turn to drip irrigation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/with-drought-threatening-food-security-farmers-turn-to-drip-irrigation-2017-07-21 Anine Kilian AGRICULTURE Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:59:00 +0200 459335 1500648280 1500645540 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000665870_resized_agriculturecrookesbrosbananafarm1022copy.jpg 511 287 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 Public Protector’s Absa report ‘reckless’ – Reserve Bank Governor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-protectors-absa-report-reckless-reserve-bank-governor-2017-07-14 African News Agency POLITICS Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:22:00 +0200 458666 1500042126 1500038520 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664307_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022reuters.jpg Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 National Treasury’s action plan may not be enough – economists http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-treasurys-action-plan-may-not-be-enough-economists-2017-07-14 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:53:00 +0200 458631 1500040671 1500025980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664284_resized_malusigigabaduanenew.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Gigaba tables economy action plan, reopens mining charter engagement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-tables-new-action-oriented-plan-for-economic-recovery-2017-07-13 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Thu, 13 Jul 2017 17:01:00 +0200 458561 1500032685 1499958060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000664081_resized_malusigigabamay20171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Next year should see the end of e-tolling, believes Outa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/next-year-should-see-the-end-of-e-tolling-believes-outa-2017-07-13 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Thu, 13 Jul 2017 12:25:00 +0200 458481 1499942559 1499941500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663822_resized_sanraletollgantriesn1nmidrand0512duanenew.jpeg 511 287 South Africa’s policy uncertainty pushed further into negative territory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-policy-uncertainty-pushed-further-into-negative-territory-2017-07-11 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT Tue, 11 Jul 2017 16:08:00 +0200 458221 1499783539 1499782080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Reserve Bank to proceed with court bid to review Public Protector’s report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-to-proceed-with-court-bid-to-review-public-protectors-report-2017-07-11 News24Wire POLITICS Tue, 11 Jul 2017 10:55:00 +0200 458157 1499763455 1499763300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000663126_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Civil society, business speak out against Eskom for MYPD noncompliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-society-business-speak-out-against-eskom-for-mypd-noncompliance-2017-07-07 Anine Kilian NERSA HEARING Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:31:00 +0200 457928 1499439387 1499437860 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662648_resized_calibcassim07171022duane.jpg Eskom financial planning and economic regulation GM Calib Cassim 511 287 Domestic steel demand forecast to grow despite industry challenges http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/domestic-steel-demand-forecast-to-grow-despite-industry-challenges-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456244 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Filter standard replacement to occur over 18-month transition period http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/filter-standard-replacement-to-occur-over-18-month-transition-period-2017-07-07 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456252 1499090157 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658723_resized_station062017freudenberg1022.jpg SHIFTING PARADIGM This new method for the evaluation of air filter elements represents a paradigm shift 511 287 International nuclear regulatory body selects South African for key post http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/international-nuclear-regulatory-body-selects-south-african-for-key-post-2017-07-07 Keith Campbell NUCLEAR Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456750 1499090159 1499378400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Particulate matter a national concern http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/particulate-matter-a-national-concern-2017-07-07 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456286 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658711_resized_philiphoffmanagingdirector062017mipprocesstechnologies1022.jpg PHILIP HOFF MIP invests in young engineers and has, in the past, offered bursaries to chemical engineering students 511 287 Steel remains invaluable commodity, despite decline http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steel-remains-invaluable-commodity-despite-decline-2017-07-07 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456263 1499090158 1499378400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000658599_resized_dynamicautomation2017elquipsolutions1022.jpg DYNAMIC AUTOMATION Tooling and machinery company Elquip Solutions’ dynamic bandsaw, the Behringer HBE 312 511 287 Corobrik says collusion charges a misunderstanding http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/charges-against-corobrik-colluding-a-misunderstanding-2017-07-06 Megan van Wyngaardt COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:49:00 +0200 457790 1499351667 1499348940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Zwane clarified definition of ‘black person’ with DTI before publishing Mining Charter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zwane-clarified-definition-of-black-person-with-dti-before-publishing-mining-charter-2017-07-06 Megan van Wyngaardt MINING CHARTER THREE Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:06:00 +0200 457720 1499419573 1499335560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000662088_resized_robdavies206171022duane.jpg Trade and Industry Minister Dr Rob Davies 511 287 Labour Court postpones Molefe hearing pending outcome of high court case http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/labour-court-postpones-molefe-hearing-pending-outcome-of-high-court-case-2017-07-04 African News Agency POLITICS Tue, 04 Jul 2017 12:42:00 +0200 457463 1499165957 1499164920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661558_resized_brianmolefe410221116duane.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe 511 287 Amended Property Sector Code gazetted http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amended-property-sector-code-gazetted-2017-07-03 Creamer Media Reporter LEGISLATION Mon, 03 Jul 2017 11:24:00 +0200 457302 1499156701 1499073840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Long4Life submits nonbinding offer for Holdsport http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long4life-submits-nonbinding-offer-for-holdsport-2017-07-03 Natasha Odendaal MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Mon, 03 Jul 2017 10:40:00 +0200 457296 1499073092 1499071200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Turbulent political climate set to remain – Malala http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turbulent-political-climate-set-to-remain-malala-2017-06-30 David Oliveira POLITICS Fri, 30 Jun 2017 16:08:00 +0200 457233 1498832090 1498831680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661091_resized_jacobzumareutersaugust20161022.jpg President Jacob Zuma 511 287 ANC conference must analyse decline in electoral support – Zuma http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/anc-conference-must-analyse-decline-in-electoral-support-zuma-2017-06-30 Sashnee Moodley POLITICS Fri, 30 Jun 2017 15:37:00 +0200 457211 1498830954 1498829820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661073_resized_ancsupporter1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Cosatu wants unity restored in alliance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-wants-unity-restored-in-alliance-2017-06-30 Sane Dhlamini POLITICS Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:38:00 +0200 457172 1498816544 1498815480 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000661001_resized_sdumodlaminicosatu1022.jpg Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini 511 287 Business holds small-business funding line, despite serious postreshuffle trust deficit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-holds-small-business-funding-line-despite-serious-post-reshuffle-trust-deficit-2017-06-30 Mia Breytenbach INVESTMENT/ECONOMY Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455913 1498553165 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000659823_resized_pressing.jpg 511 287 Consulting engineering industry must become resilient http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/consulting-engineering-industry-must-become-resilient-2017-06-30 Robyn Wilkinson Legislative Environment Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 455431 1498548114 1498773600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000656572_resized_construction101022bloomberg.jpg GOOD BUSINESS SENSE The only way to develop sustainable infrastructure in Africa is through partnerships between international and local companies 511 287 Data analytics seen improving delivery and public-sector revenue streams http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/data-analytics-to-improve-service-delivery-and-revenue-streams-in-the-public-sector-2017-06-30 Schalk Burger Data Analytics Fri, 30 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 456109 1498548116 1498773600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa’s revamped international arbitration legislation set for public comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-revamped-international-arbitration-legislation-set-for-public-comment-2017-06-28 Natasha Odendaal LEGISLATION Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:30:00 +0200 456940 1498661922 1498660200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Two fire control companies admit to cartel behaviour, agree to pay fines http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-fire-control-companies-admit-to-cartel-behaviour-agree-to-pay-fines-2017-06-26 Anine Kilian COMPETITION MATTERS Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:56:00 +0200 456614 1498486403 1498485360 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Company to expand its fastener market share http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-to-expand-its-fastener-market-share-2017-06-23 Robyn Wilkinson Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454703 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Expansion ensures greater manufacturing capability for Hydra-Arc http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/expansion-ensures-greater-manufacturing-capability-for-hydra-arc-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454803 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655226_resized_beaconofhopecomanywebsitedateunknown1022.jpg BEACON OF HOPE Mshiniwami trainees do practical training by assisting with the less complex welds on Hydra- Arc’s water tank projects, helping water-scarce rural communities 511 287 Indaba critical for policy engagement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/indaba-critical-for-policy-engagement-2017-06-23 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454521 1498202407 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000654510_resized_conversationstarter2016manufacturingindaba1022.jpg CONVERSATION STARTER The fourth annual Manufacturing Indaba is an important platform for debate and discussion to grow South Africa’s manufacturing industry 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/69320_2017-06-09_cova_-_lio-hd_web.mp414215405 Cova Advisory joint MD Duane Newman discuss why the Manufacturing Indaba is important for the manufacturing industry. Video Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva Cova Advisory joint MD Duane Newman discuss why the Manufacturing Indaba is important for the manufacturing industry. Video Cameraperson: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Lionel da Silva S Africa’s attractiveness to investors dependent on economic recovery http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-attractiveness-to-investors-dependent-on-economic-recovery-2017-06-23 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454907 1497877709 1498168800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000655495_resized_0000185538encouraginginternationaltrade1022.jpg RESOLUTE RELATIONSHIP German businesses have deep roots in South Africa and are unlikely to pull out any time soon 511 287 Public Protector’s suggestions around SARB open Pandora’s box – Parsons http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/public-protectors-suggestions-around-sarb-open-pandoras-box-parsons-2017-06-20 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:08:00 +0200 455961 1497948638 1497946080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657841_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022.jpg Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 Gigaba announces ministerial meeting on economy, says fiscal consolidation will stay http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gigaba-announces-ministerial-meeting-on-economy-says-fiscal-consolidation-will-stay-2017-06-16 African News Agency ECONOMIC STRATEGY Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:51:00 +0200 455739 1497635889 1497635460 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657304_resized_financeministermalusigigaba304171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Num welcomes Mining Charter, but says it wanted higher black ownership targets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-welcomes-mining-charter-but-says-it-wanted-higher-black-ownership-targets-2017-06-16 African News Agency MINING CHARTER Fri, 16 Jun 2017 19:37:00 +0200 455737 1497634902 1497634620 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657292_resized_numsaecofriendlyunionofficeingauteng10513duaneonlinenew.jpeg 511 287 Businesses embracing energy and carbon action plans http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/business-embracing-energy-and-carbon-action-plans-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454022 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 South Africans more conscious of greener ways of living http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africans-more-conscious-of-greener-ways-of-living-2017-06-16 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 454131 1497253647 1497564000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000653551_resized_windturbinesstandingreenfieldsatthevedadillowindenergyfarmoperatedbyaccionasainnavarraspain1022bloomberg.jpg INITIAL FOCUS The rating system developed by the Green Building Council of South Africa was initially only focused on new buildings 511 287 South Africa might not reach 2017 growth projection – Gigaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-might-not-reach-2017-growth-projection-gigaba-2017-06-15 Anine Kilian ECONOMY Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:48:00 +0200 455694 1497535501 1497534480 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000657220_resized_malusigigabamay20171022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287