Engineering News | Macro and Micro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:25:26 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Coca-Cola increases recycling efforts to contribute to waste-free world http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coca-cola-increases-recycling-efforts-to-contribute-to-waste-free-world-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt WASTE MANAGEMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:37:00 +0200 475785 1516372796 1516372620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701991_resized_mpactrecycling1022.jpg 511 287 Concerns raised over lack of policy framework for competition law changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/concerns-raised-over-lack-of-policy-framework-for-competition-law-changes-2018-01-19 Terence Creamer COMPETITION LAW Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:20:00 +0200 475783 1516374265 1516371600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701988_resized_garthstrachanimraanvalodia110220118duane.jpg Garth Strachan speaks while Imraan Valodia looks on at a CCRED panel discussion on competition legislation 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/72660_2018-01-19_ccred_-_hd_web.mp475600453Wits Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management Dean Imraan Valodia, CCRED director Simon Roberts, Genesis Analytics’ James Hodge, DTI’s Garth Strachan, Advocate Michelle le Roux and the Competition Commission’s Liberty Mncube on proposed changes to the South Africa’s Competition Act and the lack of an overarching policy framework. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Recorded: 19.1.2018 Wits Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management Dean Imraan Valodia, CCRED director Simon Roberts, Genesis Analytics’ James Hodge, DTI’s Garth Strachan, Advocate Michelle le Roux and the Competition Commission’s Liberty Mncube on proposed changes to the South Africa’s Competition Act and the lack of an overarching policy framework. Camera Work: Nicholas Boyd. Editing: Christo Greyling. Recorded: 19.1.2018 PPC reschedules DRC cement plant debt http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ppc-reschedules-drc-cement-plant-debt-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt CONSTRUCTION Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:01:00 +0200 475772 1516367629 1516366860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sawis warns wine grape crop may be smallest since 2005 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sawis-warns-wine-grape-crop-may-be-smallest-since-2005-2018-01-19 Megan van Wyngaardt FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:35:00 +0200 475760 1516363960 1516361700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701928_resized_wineharvest1022.jpg 511 287 South Africa's rand near 2-1/2 year high, stocks ease http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-rand-near-2-12-year-high-stocks-ease-2018-01-19 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:53:00 +0200 475720 1516350047 1516348380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701824_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand1010220414duane.jpg 511 287 Governments need to respond nimbly to tech advances, says WEF founder http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/governments-need-to-respond-nimbly-to-tech-advances-says-wef-founder-2018-01-19 African News Agency ECONOMY Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:33:00 +0200 475695 1516343776 1516343580 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Reserve Bank Governor Kganyago's election as IMFC chair welcomed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-governor-kganyagos-election-as-imfc-chair-welcomed-2018-01-19 African News Agency APPOINTMENT Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:28:00 +0200 475694 1516343523 1516343280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Winds of change have landed, bringing economic growth – BLSA CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/winds-of-change-have-landed-bringing-economic-growth-blsa-ceo-2018-01-18 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:57:00 +0200 475671 1516288606 1516287420 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa holds rates as inflation risks offset rand strength http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-holds-repo-rate-at-675-2018-01-18 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:35:00 +0200 475644 1516286129 1516282500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701648_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Africa’s industrialisation needs to be more focused, unrushed – panel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africas-industrialisation-needs-to-be-more-focused-unrushed-panel-2018-01-18 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:13:00 +0200 475629 1516283293 1516281180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 What Ramaphosa’s election means for business http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/how-will-ramaphosas-reign-impact-on-business-2018-01-18 Creamer Media Reporter ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:48:00 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Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701520_resized_cyrilramaphosamalusigigaba110220118duane.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Capture of State-owned enterprises totally unacceptable – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capture-of-state-owned-enterprises-totally-unacceptable-ramaphosa-2018-01-18 African News Agency POLITICS Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:14:00 +0200 475564 1516270274 1516266840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701470_resized_cyrilramaphosasacp1022.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 WEF 2018 meeting to feature record number of world leaders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-2018-meeting-to-feature-record-number-of-world-leaders-2018-01-18 African News Agency ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:26:00 +0200 475539 1516258623 1516256760 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Massmart says 2017 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Expansion and Operational Model Study Sarb appoints new MPC adviser http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-appoints-new-mpc-adviser-2018-01-16 Megan van Wyngaardt ECONOMY Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:48:00 +0200 475399 1516114557 1516114080 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Grindrod facing delays with separate listing of shipping unit, but still positive about H1 ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/grindrod-facing-delays-with-separate-listing-of-shipping-unit-but-still-positive-about-h1-completion-2018-01-16 Megan van Wyngaardt LOGISTICS Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:05:00 +0200 475388 1516113571 1516111500 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000701087_resized_shipping1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 R50bn expected to be seized in 17 State capture cases – AFU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/r50bn-expected-to-be-seized-in-17-state-capture-cases-afu-2018-01-16 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:48:00 +0200 475384 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700986_resized_droughtclimatechange1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 New ‘power-to-X’ prospects may arise as renewables costs continue to fall http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-power-to-x-prospects-may-arise-as-renewables-costs-continue-to-fall-2018-01-15 Terence Creamer RENEWABLE ENERGY Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:55:00 +0200 475264 1516028685 1516028100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700731_resized_solarfarmresize1022.jpg 511 287 More fuel price relief for SA motorists – AA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/more-fuel-price-relief-for-sa-motorists-aa-2018-01-15 News24Wire ECONOMY Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:39:00 +0200 475237 1516020060 1516019940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000700682_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa white maize futures scale 11-month peak on hot, 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