Engineering News | Legislative Environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/legislative-environment Tue, 26 Sep 2017 05:40:50 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 KPMG booted off Business Leadership SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kpmg-booted-off-business-leadership-sa-2017-09-22 News24Wire BUSINESS Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:17:00 +0200 465689 1506072433 1506071820 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000680112_resized_kpmglogo1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Intercontinental alignment agrees to increased economic cooperation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intercontinental-alignment-agrees-to-increased-economic-cooperation-2017-09-22 Keith Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464448 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Legal framework offers model for enhancing transboundary infrastructure investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continent-wide-model-law-to-enhance-transboundary-infrastructure-investment-2017-09-22 Mia Breytenbach LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464473 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677517_resized_railinfrastructureprasagreenviewstationduane1022.jpg PAVING THE WAY The Model Law may aid in additional efficiency, transparency and accountability with regard to public and private sector engagement in transboundary infrastructure 511 287 Competition Commission welcomes merger filing fees increase, new merger threshold determination http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-welcomes-merger-filing-fees-increase-new-merger-threshold-determination-2017-09-18 Natasha Odendaal COMPETITION Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:31:00 +0200 465156 1505745359 1505745060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Despite NDP ambitions, South Africa weighed down by corruption, State capture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/despite-ndp-ambitions-south-africa-weighed-down-by-corruption-state-capture-2017-09-15 Natasha Odendaal METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:23:00 +0200 464944 1505486776 1505485380 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 TFTA negotiations to conclude by end 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfta-negotiations-to-conclude-by-end-2017-2017-09-15 Schalk Burger FREE TRADE Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:52:00 +0200 464920 1505485209 1505483520 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678634_resized_sadceactradeaccess08171022.jpg South Africa Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies, Ugandan Minister Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Deputy Ministers, and senior officials after the 11th bilateral TFTA meeting 511 287 Two pilots are safer than one – aviation expert http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-pilots-are-safer-than-one-aviation-expert-2017-09-15 Keith Campbell AVIATION Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:41:00 +0200 464903 1505482136 1505479260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678568_resized_airbusa320cockpit1022.jpg Airliners should always have a pilot and co-pilot: two unidentified Airbus test pilots on the flight deck of an A320 511 287 KPMG South Africa shakes out top management over Gupta scandal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kpmg-south-africa-shakes-out-top-management-over-gupta-scandal-2017-09-15 Reuters STATE CAPTURE Fri, 15 Sep 2017 14:28:00 +0200 464902 1505479147 1505478480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 CoJ to implement new town planning and land use scheme http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coj-to-implement-new-town-planning-and-land-use-scheme-2017-09-15 Schalk Burger TOWN PLANNING Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:31:00 +0200 464859 1505461162 1505460660 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Certification upholds international standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/certification-upholds-international-standards-in-welding-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463066 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Welding key in driving economic growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/welding-key-in-driving-economic-growth-2017-09-15 Nica Schreuder Legislative Environment Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463458 1505199165 1505426400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675449_resized_qctopic22017traineepracticesgtawskills1022.jpg QCTO IN ACTION A trainee practising his gas-tungsten arc skills in the Southern African Institute of Welding welding school 511 287 Company champions enterprise development in fledgling waste industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-champions-enterprise-development-in-fledgling-waste-industry-2017-09-08 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462662 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673710_resized_boschulwazidevelopsemergingenterprisesfortransnetpipelines07171022.jpg ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT The programme encompasses project and operations management, mentoring and skills development, as well as assistance with International Organisation of Standardisation accreditation 511 287 Gap in aviation safety regulation is under scrutiny http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/a-gap-in-aviation-safety-regulation-is-under-scrutiny-2017-09-08 Keith Campbell Aviation Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463001 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA’s export strategy aims to boost capacity for value-added goods, services trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/integrated-export-strategy-aims-to-assist-reach-6-export-growth-target-by-2030-2017-08-28 David Oliveira EXPORT STRATEGY Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462843 1504597088 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676001_resized_trading.jpg 511 287 Nedlac rejects union bias claims http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nedlac-rejects-union-bias-claims-2017-09-07 Sane Dhlamini LABOUR Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:19:00 +0200 463993 1504796031 1504772340 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676577_resized_nedlac1022.jpg 511 287 Zest WEG Group achieves Level 2 BBBEE status http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zest-weg-group-achieves-level-2-bbbee-status-2017-09-01 Mia Breytenbach MOTORS AND CONTROLS Fri, 01 Sep 2017 11:15:00 +0200 463500 1504259938 1504257300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675511_resized_zesttransformationpic050820171022.jpg PROACTIVE VALUE ADDITION Ongoing training and technology transfer is a focus at Zest WEG Group 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70766_2017-08-25_meiring_-_hd_web.mp442568958Zest WEG Group CEO Louis Meiring discusses the group’s new empowerment initiative. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Zest WEG Group CEO Louis Meiring discusses the group’s new empowerment initiative. Video and Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Cost of rooftop solar can be lowered through use of 12J tax rebate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industrial-development-tax-rebates-used-to-stimulate-solar-investments-2017-09-01 Schalk Burger Rooftop solar Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462425 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Policy limits South African gas economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-limits-s-african-gas-economy-2017-09-01 Marleny Arnoldi Legislative Environment Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461699 1503989762 1504216800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671644_resized_bloomberggastanks20171022.jpg COVERING THE BASES South Africa is unlikely to get to a stage of fully understanding the technicalities and geology of indigenous natural gas until it gathers more empirical data 511 287 Cell C disputes Icasa’s view that recapitalisation amounts to licensee control change http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cell-c-disputes-icasas-view-that-recapitalisation-amounts-to-licensee-control-change-2017-08-31 Schalk Burger CELL C Thu, 31 Aug 2017 11:33:00 +0200 463336 1504173177 1504171980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Krugerrand dealers no longer required to be members of SAAND http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/krugerrand-dealers-no-longer-required-to-be-members-of-saand-2017-08-30 Ilan Solomons GOLD Wed, 30 Aug 2017 16:20:00 +0200 463260 1504103060 1504102800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674883_resized_randrefinerykrugerrand0609duane1022.jpg In terms of the agreement, Rand Refinery has undertaken to remove all clauses, in relation to the requirement, from its application forms as well as its website 511 287 Outa lays charges against Singh http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-board-meets-over-trillian-allegations-outa-lays-charges-against-singh-2017-08-29 Natasha Odendaal CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 29 Aug 2017 16:34:00 +0200 463102 1504163857 1504017240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674594_resized_anojsingh110220717duane.jpg Suspended Eskom CFO Anoj Singh 511 287 New home owners not liable for historical debt, ConCourt rules http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-home-owners-not-liable-for-historical-debt-concourt-rules-2017-08-29 News24Wire RULING Tue, 29 Aug 2017 11:30:00 +0200 463040 1504003928 1503999000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000674450_resized_gavel2legallaw1022.jpg 511 287 Fire-protection equipment and ongoing maintenance provided by consultant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fire-protection-equipment-and-ongoing-maintenance-provided-by-consultant-2017-08-25 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461164 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670144_resized_michaelvanniekerkceo082017aspfire1022.jpg MICHAEL VAN NIEKERK ASP Fire has completed a number of risk assessments in shopping centres 511 287 Specialist still major contributor to industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/specialist-still-major-contributor-to-industry-2017-08-10 Simone Liedtke Legislative Environment Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461162 1503384957 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670132_resized_centafireextinguisher082017thecentagroup1022.jpg SOLUTION OFFERING Solutions are custom designed to suit specific environments and include design layout, installation and maintenance 511 287 Supplier development can help create employment in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-development-focus-key-to-creating-employment-in-south-africa-2017-08-25 David Oliveira Transformation Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461678 1503384959 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Seifsa, unions ink three-year wage agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-unions-ink-three-year-wage-agreement-2017-08-23 Natasha Odendaal LABOUR Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:34:00 +0200 462491 1503663892 1503491640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673271_resized_kaizernyatsumba105151022duane.jpg Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba 511 287 Zuma signs Financial Sector Regulation Act into law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-signs-financial-sector-regulation-act-into-law-2017-08-22-1 African News Agency LEGISLATION Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:21:00 +0200 462264 1503382971 1503382860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Sasol turns to courts after Sars slaps it with tax bills worth R12.8bn http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sasol-turns-to-courts-after-sars-slaps-it-with-tax-bills-worth-r128bn-2017-08-21 Terence Creamer TAX DISPUTE Mon, 21 Aug 2017 14:45:00 +0200 462204 1503323427 1503319500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672637_resized_paulvictor110220817duane.jpg Sasol CFO Paul Victor 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/70546_2017-08-21_sasol_cfo_-_hd_web.mp428430630Sasol CFO Paul Victor on the group's tax dispute with the South African Revenue Service. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 21.8.2017 Sasol CFO Paul Victor on the group's tax dispute with the South African Revenue Service. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 21.8.2017 Gordhan declaratory relief application dismissed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-declaratory-relief-application-dismissed-2017-08-18 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:44:00 +0200 462044 1503046161 1503045840 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672251_resized_pravingordhan10161022reuters.jpg Former Finance Minister 511 287 Biofuels company launches franchise solution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/biofuels-company-launches-franchise-solution-2017-08-18 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460586 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668753_resized_wastecookingoilforbiodiesel2017m991159bloomberg1022.jpg GREASY GOODNESS Biogreen Diesel uses a locally developed jet reactor, to convert waste oil into an environment-friendly fuel that can be blended with, or substituted for, diesel 511 287 New code to benefit smaller companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-construction-sector-code-to-benefit-smaller-companies-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Legislative Environment Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460453 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668490_resized_deonoberholzer10717duane1022.jpg DEON OBERHOLZER Some companies prefer noncompliance with BEE requirements, but subsequently lose lucrative opportunities to supply government or public-sector-related projects 511 287 Organisation lobbies government to kick-start biogas market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/organisation-lobbies-government-to-kickstart-biogas-market-2017-08-18 Nadine James Legislative Environment Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460699 1503298827 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669090_resized_biogasfaciltyonfarmsabia08171022.jpg AGRICULTURAL BENEFITS A booming biogas industry will create jobs and ensure greater job security within the agricultural sector 511 287 Procurement standard set to stop use of ‘cheap’ professional services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/procurement-standard-set-to-stop-use-of-cheap-professional-services-2017-08-18 Marleny Arnoldi Legislative Environment Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460455 1502782665 1503007200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000668326_resized_infrastructureconstructionwbhosandton511151022duane.jpg INCLUSIVE DECISION-MAKING Government bodies in their respective procurement departments, should make more of a crossfunctional team effort regarding procurement 511 287 Still much uncertainty as LPG stakeholders grapple with market inquiry findings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/still-much-uncertainty-as-lpg-stakeholders-grapple-with-market-inquiry-findings-2017-08-18 Mia Breytenbach GAS Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460901 1502785130 1503007200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671095_resized_foot.jpg 511 287 Govt denies rumours of 'super presidency' taking over budget process http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/govt-denies-rumours-of-super-presidency-taking-over-budget-process-2017-08-17 News24Wire BUDGET Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:05:00 +0200 461981 1502981360 1502978700 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672083_resized_ayandadlodlogovtza1022.jpg Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo 511 287 Housing supply remains a moving target as govt plays catch-up http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/housing-supply-remains-a-moving-target-as-govt-plays-catch-up-2017-08-15 Natasha Odendaal HUMAN SETTLEMENTS Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:23:00 +0200 461698 1502810214 1502806980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000671380_resized_lindiwesisulu210141022duane.jpg Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu 511 287 Brics development bank confirms Treasury DG as South Africa’s representative http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-development-banks-confirms-treasury-dg-as-south-africas-representative-2017-08-11 Creamer Media Reporter NEW APPOINTMENTS Fri, 11 Aug 2017 10:45:00 +0200 461302 1502445051 1502441100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670403_resized_dondomogajane310220717duane.jpg National Treasury director-general Dondo Mogajane 511 287