Engineering News | Legislative Environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/legislative-environment Sun, 24 Feb 2019 04:10:43 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Client choice and protection at heart of bank’s approach to fintech regulation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/changing-economy-2019-02-22 Schalk Burger FINTECH REGULATION Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 511201 1550563804 1550786400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782133_resized_plugged.jpg 511 287 Equatorial Guinea praised for improved business environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/equatorial-guinea-praised-for-improved-business-environment-2019-01-24 Paige Müller Legislative Environment Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509624 1549952197 1550181600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777617_resized_equatorialguineapresidentobiangnguemambasogobloomberg01191022.jpg OBIANG NGUEMA MBASOGO Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has been personally advocating for stronger reforms to Equatorial Guinea’s business environment over the past few years 511 287 The UK signs trade continuity agreement with five African countries as Brexit nears http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-uk-signs-a-trade-continuity-agreement-with-five-african-countries-as-brexit-nears-2019-02-15 Rebecca Campbell Trade & Investment Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510641 1549952201 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cryptocurrency trader welcomes SARB policy approach http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cryptocurrency-trader-welcomes-sarb-policy-approach-2019-02-15 Schalk Burger Financial Regulation Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510673 1549952201 1550181600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779210_resized_lunosacountrymanagermariusreitz11181022.jpg MARIUS REITZ The regulations aim to ensure that the platforms are safe for people to use and combat illicit capital flows 511 287 Minister withdraws telecoms amendment Bill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/minister-withdraws-telecoms-amendment-bill-2019-02-12 Simone Liedtke COMMUNICATIONS Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:30:00 +0200 511382 1549981952 1549981800 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 An Africa invisible to Blackstone is winning back investors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/an-africa-invisible-to-blackstone-is-winning-back-investors-2019-02-12 Bloomberg FOREIGN INVESTMENT Tue, 12 Feb 2019 09:11:00 +0200 511247 1549956220 1549955460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 South African exporters urged to exploit Germany’s new Africa-specific initiatives http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-exporters-urged-to-exploit-germanys-new-africa-specific-initiatives-2019-02-07 Nadine James TRADE Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:29:00 +0200 510832 1549535696 1549528140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000779516_resized_jacobmoatshefeb20191022jpg.jpeg South Africa's Foreign Economic Representative in Germany Jacob Moatshe 511 287 SAIIA, Brookings launch Foresight Africa report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saiia-brookings-launch-foresight-africa-report-2019-01-28 Sane Dhlamini Legislative Environment Mon, 28 Jan 2019 16:22:00 +0200 509844 1548919785 1548685320 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000777436_resized_agiseniorfellowanddirectorbrahimacoulibaly0119cm1022.jpg AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77203_77200_africa_in_2019.pdf6600717Foresight Africa report http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77229_2019-01-28_saiia_-_hd_web.mp4116227870AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly & ISS senior research consultant Liesl Louw-Vaudran on the Foresight Africa report (Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling) Foresight Africa report AGI senior fellow and director Brahima Coulibaly & ISS senior research consultant Liesl Louw-Vaudran on the Foresight Africa report (Camera: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling) SAA hopes to resume Blantyre flights by the weekend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-hopes-to-resume-blantyre-flights-by-the-weekend-2019-01-28 Rebecca Campbell AVIATION Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:06:00 +0200 509801 1548684814 1548666360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 President signs into law three 2018 tax Bills http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/president-signs-into-law-three-2018-tax-bills-2019-01-18 Tasneem Bulbulia LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:10:00 +0200 509021 1547817121 1547817000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Corruption, weak governance hinders sub-Saharan Africa’s economic growth – IMF http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corruption-weak-governance-hinders-sub-saharan-africas-economic-growth-imf-2019-01-16 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:10:00 +0200 508741 1547643909 1547640600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nersa begins public hearings on Eskom tariffs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-begins-public-hearings-on-eskom-tariffs-2019-01-14 African News Agency Legislative Environment Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:45:00 +0200 508435 1547459422 1547459100 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774295_resized_nersapublichearingmidrand301101022duane.jpg 511 287 Home Affairs Committee proposes cell phone ban for DoH staff http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/home-affairs-committee-proposes-cell-phone-ban-for-doh-staff-2019-01-14 Sane Dhlamini Legislative Environment Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:20:00 +0200 508428 1547476560 1547457600 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774280_resized_homeaffairs1022.jpg 511 287 Draft land-expropriation Bill released for comment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/draft-land-expropriation-bill-released-for-comment-2018-12-21 Bloomberg LEGISLATION Fri, 21 Dec 2018 16:00:00 +0200 507769 1545401072 1545400800 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772899_resized_farminglandexpropriationbloomberg2018.jpg 511 287 SACAA suspends CemAir’s air operator certificates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sacaa-suspends-cemairs-air-operator-certificates-2018-12-14 Tasneem Bulbulia AVIATION Fri, 14 Dec 2018 09:10:00 +0200 507565 1544771504 1544771400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Enforcing local procurement rules would help offset weak demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/enforcing-local-procurement-rules-would-help-offset-weak-demand-seifsa-2018-12-14 Terence Creamer METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 +0200 507545 1544777162 1544767200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772531_resized_kaizernyatsumba2seifsa1218dylan1022.jpg Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77030_2018-12-11_seifsa_ceo_-_hd_web.mp497469632Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba reflects back on 2018 and offer insight into prospects for the metals and engineering sector n 2019. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boydhttp://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/77031_2018-12-11_seifsa_economist_-_hd_web.mp479846451Seifsa chief economist Dr Michael Ade provides a preview of Seifsa’s flagship ‘State of the Metals and Engineering Sector Report’, to be published on February 8. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Seifsa CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba reflects back on 2018 and offer insight into prospects for the metals and engineering sector n 2019. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas BoydSeifsa chief economist Dr Michael Ade provides a preview of Seifsa’s flagship ‘State of the Metals and Engineering Sector Report’, to be published on February 8. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Group Five shares soar as other parties show an interest in buying parts of the business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/group-five-shares-soar-as-other-parties-show-an-interest-in-buying-parts-of-the-business-2018-12-13 Simone Liedtke CONSTRUCTION Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:49:00 +0200 507442 1544712834 1544690940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772278_resized_waterfallconstructiongroup5110220814duane.jpg 511 287 Commission recommends tribunal approve Robor’s acquisition of Macsteel MT&P business, ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commission-approves-robors-acquisition-of-macsteel-mtp-business-with-conditions-2018-12-11 Tasneem Bulbulia ACQUISITIONS Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:32:00 +0200 507216 1544703535 1544531520 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Local sugar industry struggles to stay afloat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-sugar-industry-struggles-to-stay-afloat-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505410 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767961_resized_sugarfairplaywideshootprotest1118attributetofairplay1022.jpg UNBALANCED TRADE The world sugar market is distorted by producer country incentives, resulting in production that is surplus to demand 511 287 Sugar dumping remains a crisis for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-dumping-remains-a-crisis-for-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Legislative Environment Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505415 1548050031 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775597_resized_0000768678resizedlebogangchaka11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76851_2018-11-12_fairplay_-_hd_web.mp485159744Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Ramaphosa to announce effective date for national minimum wage in Kliptown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-to-announce-effective-date-for-national-minimum-wage-in-kliptown-2018-12-06 African News Agency Legislative Environment Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:07:00 +0200 506723 1544107144 1544083620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770631_resized_cyrilramaphosa021120181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Mpumalanga remains under strain as water pollution continues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mpumalanga-remains-under-strain-as-water-pollution-continues-2018-12-04 Simone Liedtke WATER / ENVIRONMENT Tue, 04 Dec 2018 14:16:00 +0200 506514 1543925921 1543925760 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Nema to ensure mines are held accountable, adhere to legal duties – law firm http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nema-to-ensure-mines-are-held-accountable-adhere-to-legal-duties-law-firm-2018-11-27 Simone Liedtke ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION Tue, 27 Nov 2018 16:47:00 +0200 505891 1543330176 1543330020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768943_resized_webberwentzelgarynrapsonhires1022.jpg Webber Wentzel environment and natural resources partner Garyn Rapson 511 287 Ramaphosa signs minimum wage bill into law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-signs-minimum-wage-bill-into-law-2018-11-26 Reuters Legislative Environment Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:10:00 +0200 505753 1543242929 1543234200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768639_resized_cyrilramaphosaafricacontinentalfreetradeareaagreement10620181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Following Mandela’s management style will aid in land reform – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/following-mandelas-management-style-will-aid-in-land-reform-ramaphosa-2018-11-26 News24Wire Legislative Environment Mon, 26 Nov 2018 11:36:00 +0200 505736 1543225742 1543224960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768603_resized_cyrilramaphosa261020181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Zuma's Nene sacking cost SA 148 000 jobs, 1% of GDP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zumas-nene-sacking-cost-sa-148-000-jobs-1-of-gdp-2018-11-23 News24Wire Legislative Environment Fri, 23 Nov 2018 15:46:00 +0200 505646 1542983139 1542980760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768406_resized_nhlanhlanene120720181022.jpg Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 Siyabonga Gama loses court bid to interdict dismissal as Transnet CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/siyabonga-gama-loses-court-bid-to-interdict-dismissal-as-transnet-ceo-2018-11-22 African News Agency Legislative Environment Thu, 22 Nov 2018 14:09:00 +0200 505478 1542898175 1542888540 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768063_resized_siyabongagama210221017duane.jpg Former Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Coal to remain significant part of South Africa’s energy generation mix http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coal-to-remain-significant-part-of-south-africas-energy-generation-mix-2018-11-21 Simone Liedtke COAL / ENERGY Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:40:00 +0200 505363 1542897507 1542807600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767813_resized_saneditonysurridge.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76810_2018-11-20_fff_tony_-_hd_web.mp422965243South African National Energy Development Institute GM for cleaner fossil fuel use Professor Tony Surridge speaks to Mining Weekly Online about South Africa's status quo surrounding carbon dioxide storage and utilisation. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd South African National Energy Development Institute GM for cleaner fossil fuel use Professor Tony Surridge speaks to Mining Weekly Online about South Africa's status quo surrounding carbon dioxide storage and utilisation. Video & Editing: Nicholas Boyd Irregular spend of national, provincial government, SOEs up to R51bn and counting http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irregular-spend-of-national-provincial-government-soes-up-to-r51bn-and-counting-2018-11-21 African News Agency Legislative Environment Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:31:00 +0200 505324 1542794168 1542792660 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767614_resized_kimimakwetuauditorgeneral2govtza1022.jpg Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu 511 287 State capture was evident as early as 2014 – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/state-capture-was-evident-as-early-as-2014-gordhan-2018-11-19 African News Agency Legislative Environment Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:33:00 +0200 505143 1542639058 1542637980 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767242_resized_pravingordhan01161022duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Patel: I declined several invites from the Guptas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/patel-i-declined-several-invites-from-the-guptas-2018-11-19 News24Wire Legislative Environment Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:35:00 +0200 505129 1542639085 1542634500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767206_resized_ebrahimpatel0718dylan1022.jpg Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel 511 287 Treasury announces progress on national health insurance bill http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-announces-progress-on-national-health-insurance-bill-2018-11-16 African News Agency Legislative Environment Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:06:00 +0200 505023 1542379048 1542373560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766986_resized_nationaltreasurylogo1022.jpg 511 287 Treasury report finds Koko meddled to help Tegeta http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-report-finds-koko-meddled-to-help-tegeta-2018-11-16 African News Agency Legislative Environment Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:11:00 +0200 505007 1542376302 1542370260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766963_resized_matshelakoko910220117duane.jpg Former Eskom CEO Matshela Koko 511 287 Need for regulatory, payment efficiencies highlighted during SME Indaba http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/need-for-regulatory-payment-efficiencies-highlighted-during-sme-indaba-2018-11-14 Schalk Burger SMALL BUSINESSES Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:29:00 +0200 504735 1542203432 1542202140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Land issue is a festering sore – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-issue-is-a-festering-sore-ramaphosa-2018-11-14 News24Wire Legislative Environment Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:14:00 +0200 504733 1542205948 1542201240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766322_resized_cyrilramaphosaantoniotajani2141120181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa & European Parliament President Antonio Tajani 511 287 South Africa's land expropriation unnerves investors – World Bank executive http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-land-expropriation-unnerves-investors-world-bank-executive-2018-11-14 Reuters Legislative Environment Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:39:00 +0200 504726 1542199301 1542199140 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766302_resized_landfarmingfarmpropertyprivatepropertyreuters1022.jpg 511 287 Don’t change the Constitution for land reform – CDE http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-change-the-constitution-for-land-reform-cde-2018-11-13 Sashnee Moodley Legislative Environment Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:59:00 +0200 504567 1542102285 1542099540 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000765989_resized_landfarmervegetablesreuters210520181022.jpg 511 287