Engineering News | Macro and Micro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Wed, 23 Aug 2017 02:41:47 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 Guptas sell ANN7 and The New Age to Mzwanele Manyi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/guptas-sell-ann7-and-the-new-age-to-mzwanele-manyi-2017-08-21 News24Wire MEDIA Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:01:00 +0200 462163 1503309330 1503302460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672523_resized_ann7newageguptasmedianewspaper1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Discovery CE scoops innovation award http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/discovery-ce-scoops-innovation-award-2017-08-18 Kim Cloete INNOVATION Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:59:00 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