Engineering News | Macro and Micro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Sun, 22 Oct 2017 22:43:25 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Zuma spokesperson dismisses reports Ramaphosa may be sacked http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-spokesperson-dismisses-reports-ramaphosa-may-be-sacked-2017-10-20 Reuters POLITICS Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:13:00 +0200 468469 1508507721 1508501580 1511128800 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686474_resized_cyrilramaphosajacobzuma20171022reuters.jpg Cyril Ramaphosa & Jacob Zuma 511 287 Rand extends losses as speculation Ramaphosa may be fired weighs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-extends-losses-as-speculation-ramaphosa-may-be-fired-weighs-2017-10-20 Reuters CURRENCY Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:56:00 +0200 468453 1508493728 1508493360 1511128800 Reuters 0 0 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http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686314_resized_pravingordhan110220916duane.jpg Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Treasury appoints new deputy director-general for public finance http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/treasury-appoints-new-deputy-director-general-for-public-finance-2017-10-19 Thabi Madiba POLITICS Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:11:00 +0200 468378 1508423406 1508422260 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686213_resized_malusigigaba209171022duane.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287 Busa welcomes SAA board changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/busa-welcomes-saa-board-changes-2017-10-19 Creamer Media Reporter AVIATION Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:03:00 +0200 468376 1508422136 1508421780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 If Zuma removes me, I’ll accept it – Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/if-zuma-removes-me-ill-accept-it-ramaphosa-2017-10-19 African News Agency POLITICS Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:14:00 +0200 468369 1508420028 1508418840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686191_resized_cyrilramaphosasacp1022.jpg Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Zuma unveils OR Tambo statue in commemoration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-unveils-or-tambo-statue-in-commemoration-2017-10-19 Sane Dhlamini POLITICS Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:55:00 +0200 468368 1508421323 1508417700 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686182_resized_ortambocommemorationjacobzuma20171022duane.jpg Jacob Zuma, members of the Tambo family & government officials 511 287 South Africa should avoid rating cuts in Nov – Kganyago http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-should-avoid-rating-cuts-in-nov-kganyago-2017-10-19 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:48:00 +0200 468365 1508421134 1508417280 1511042400 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686179_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 4Sight lists on AltX http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4sight-lists-on-altx-2017-10-19 Schalk Burger TECHNOLOGY Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:55:00 +0200 468332 1508408036 1508406900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000686080_resized_4sightexecutivesaltxlisting10171022.jpg 4Sight Group CEO Antonie Van Rensburg, Group executive merger & acquisitions Gary Lauryssen, Group CFO Jacques Hattingh and non-executive director Conal Lewer-Allen at the JSE on Thursday 511 287 South Africa's poor tax revenues to delay fiscal consolidation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-poor-tax-revenues-to-delay-fiscal-consolidation-2017-10-19 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:02:00 +0200 468277 1508397893 1508396520 1511042400 Reuters 0 0 ‘Absolutely no need' for nuclear, Dames says in State-capture testimony http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/absolutely-no-need-for-nuclear-dames-says-in-state-capture-testimony-2017-10-18 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:15:00 +0200 468244 1508394294 1508339700 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685874_resized_briandames20171022.jpg Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames 511 287 Economist warns of consequences of low growth, potential tax hikes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economist-warns-of-consequences-of-low-growth-potential-tax-hikes-2017-10-18 Ilan Solomons ECONOMY Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:39:00 +0200 468227 1508334937 1508333940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685840_resized_ginaschoeman112111022duane.jpg Citibank South Africa chief economist Gina Schoeman 511 287 Chamber files for review of 'disastrous' Mining Charter http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chamber-files-for-review-of-disastrous-mining-charter-2017-10-18-1 News24Wire LEGISLATIVE ENVIRONMENT Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:16:00 +0200 468199 1508322049 1508321760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685770_resized_rogerbaxter310171022duane.jpg Chamber of Mines CEO Roger Baxter 511 287 Zwane to Parliament – Am I being investigated? http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zwane-to-parliament-am-i-being-investigated-2017-10-18-1 News24Wire STATE CAPTURE Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:09:00 +0200 468171 1508320344 1508314140 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 11% of government departments may not be able to operate in future - AG http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/11-of-government-departments-may-not-be-able-to-operate-in-future---ag-2017-10-18 News24Wire STATE DEPARTMENTS Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:41:00 +0200 468139 1508311732 1508308860 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 Evidence of blatant corruption at Eskom unpacked at Parliament’s inquiry into State capture http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/evidence-of-blatant-corruption-at-eskom-unpacked-at-parliaments-inquiry-into-state-capture-2017-10-17 Kim Cloete STATE CAPTURE Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:22:00 +0200 468095 1508405984 1508253720 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685567_resized_antoneberhard08131022duane.jpg Research professor Anton Eberhard 511 287 EU remains focused on progressive trade policies, transparency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eu-remains-focused-on-progressive-trade-policies-transparency-2017-10-17 Natasha Odendaal ECONOMY Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:41:00 +0200 468093 1508251987 1508251260 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685564_resized_ceciliamalmstrom1022bloomberg.jpg European Union Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström 511 287 Cabinet reshuffle about consolidating Zuma’s power – Vavi http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-reshuffle-about-consolidating-zumas-power-vavi-2017-10-17 African News Agency POLITICS Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:28:00 +0200 468040 1508236288 1508236080 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685367_resized_zwelinzimavavi105081022duane.jpg SAFTU SG Zwelinzima Vavi 511 287 Rand drops on Zuma's suprise 'pro-nuclear' Cabinet reshuffle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-drops-on-zumas-suprise-pro-nuclear-cabinet-reshuffle-2017-10-17 News24Wire ECONOMY Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:25:00 +0200 468021 1508232469 1508232300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685349_resized_money2rand1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Nzimande axed in another Cabinet reshuffle http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nzimande-axed-in-another-cabinet-reshuffle-2017-10-17 Anine Kilian GOVERNMENT Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:04:00 +0200 468015 1508248948 1508231040 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685329_resized_bladenzimande410220115duane.jpg Blade Nzimande 511 287 SARB cautious about more rate cuts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sarb-cautious-about-more-rate-cuts-2017-10-17 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:20:00 +0200 467988 1508241697 1508224800 1510869600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685291_resized_danielmminelesarb1022bloomberg.jpg SARB deputy governor Daniel Mminele 511 287 It's up to Gigaba to rebuild trust and confidence in mini budget – Coovadia http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/its-up-to-gigaba-to-rebuild-trust-and-confidence-in-mini-budget-coovadia-2017-10-16 News24Wire POLITICS Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:25:00 +0200 467928 1508162197 1508160300 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685172_resized_cascoovadia108121022duane.jpg BASA MD Cas Coovadia 511 287 Sending right economic signals key to integration of distributed energy resources http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sending-right-economic-signals-key-to-integration-of-distributed-energy-resources-2017-10-16 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:15:00 +0200 467922 1508161969 1508159700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000685152_resized_photovolaticelectricityplantavelardawndistributioncentresolar310220514duane.jpeg 511 287 Carlyle snaps up Nosa to access occupational health, safety growth in emerging markets http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/carlyle-snaps-up-nosa-to-access-occupational-health-safety-growth-in-emerging-markets-2017-10-13 Schalk Burger M&A Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:14:00 +0200 467773 1507901016 1507900440 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa president laments slow pace of metals sector transformation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-president-laments-slow-pace-of-metals-sector-transformation-2017-10-13 Terence Creamer METALS & ENGINEERING Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0200 467771 1507974724 1507899600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684879_resized_manufactuirngmetso100809duaneonlineen.jpeg 511 287 Mkhwebane seeks delay in Bankorp review – report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mkhwebane-seeks-delay-in-bankorp-review-report-2017-10-13 News24Wire POLITICS Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:28:00 +0200 467756 1507897790 1507897680 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684864_resized_busisiwemkhwebane1022reuters.jpg Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 511 287 SAICA’s independent inquiry into KPMG finalizes terms of reference http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saicas-independent-inquiry-into-kpmg-finalizes-terms-of-reference-2017-10-13 African 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pui-2017-10-12 Sane Dhlamini ECONOMY Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:35:00 +0200 467660 1507890001 1507818900 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684605_resized_professorwaldokrugellandprofessorraymondparsons1022.jpg Professors Waldo Krugell and Raymond Parsons 511 287 Political change could spark a surge in investment, says Goldman Sachs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/political-change-could-spark-a-surge-in-investment-says-goldman-sachs-2017-10-12 Kim Cloete INVESTMENT Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:16:00 +0200 467648 1507819796 1507817760 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684533_resized_economynew.jpeg 511 287 When Cyril wins, he must send Zuma to live in Nkandla – Gordhan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/when-cyril-wins-he-must-send-zuma-to-live-in-nkandla-gordhan-2017-10-12 News24Wire POLITICS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 14:06:00 +0200 467592 1507816580 1507809960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684335_resized_pravingordhan10161022reuters.jpg Former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Even Stats SA could fall to State capture – Gordhan, Jonas http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/even-stats-sa-could-fall-to-state-capture-gordhan-jonas-2017-10-12 News24Wire POLITICS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:46:00 +0200 467583 1507808313 1507805160 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684308_resized_mcebisijonaspravingordhanreuters.jpeg Mcebisi Jonas & Pravin Gordhan 511 360 Taste Holdings’ H1 loss widens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taste-holdings-h1-loss-widens-2017-10-12 Schalk Burger RESULTS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:35:00 +0200 467578 1507806239 1507804500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Verimark achieves revenue growth, but lower profit in H1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/verimark-achieves-revenue-growth-but-lower-profit-in-h1-2017-10-12 Schalk Burger RESULTS Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:58:00 +0200 467554 1507799060 1507798680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa to woo investors at IMF meetings http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-woo-investors-at-imf-meetings-2017-10-12 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:58:00 +0200 467555 1507801827 1507798680 1510437600 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000684230_resized_malusigigaba209171022duane.jpg Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba 511 287