Engineering News | Macro and Micro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:52:00 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 CEO Initiative to support government’s investor outreach at October summit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ceo-initiative-to-support-governments-investor-outreach-at-october-summit-2018-09-18 Terence Creamer INVESTMENT CONFERENCE Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:25:00 +0200 499069 1537273859 1537273500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754958_resized_jabumabuza05151022duane.jpg Jabu Mabuza 511 287 Botswana trims growth prospects, sees wider budget deficits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/botswana-trims-growth-prospects-sees-wider-budget-deficits-2018-09-18 Reuters ECONOMY Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:37:00 +0200 499047 1537267567 1537267020 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cosatu elects its first female president http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cosatu-elects-its-first-female-president-2018-09-18 News24Wire Macro and Micro Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:19:00 +0200 499029 1537281746 1537262340 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754897_resized_cosatu110220216duane.jpg 511 287 Cronin lifts veil on new draft expropriation law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cronin-lifts-veil-on-new-draft-expropriation-law-2018-09-18 News24Wire Macro and Micro Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:37:00 +0200 499003 1537253894 1537252620 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754803_resized_jeremycronin151120161022.jpg Deputy Minister of Public Works Jeremy Cronin 511 287 Western Cape farmers call for easing of water restrictions to repair drought damage http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/western-cape-farmers-call-for-easing-of-water-restrictions-to-repair-drought-damage-2018-09-18 News24Wire Macro and Micro Tue, 18 Sep 2018 08:09:00 +0200 498996 1537257330 1537250940 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754785_resized_drought1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa not planning mass layoffs in public sector to fight recession - Ramaphosa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-not-planning-mass-layoffs-in-public-sector-to-fight-recession---ramaphosa-2018-09-17 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:21:00 +0200 498985 1537252441 1537194060 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754761_resized_cyrilramaphosa140920181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Poultry industry takes on US chicken quota as court case brews http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/poultry-industry-takes-on-us-chicken-quota-as-court-case-brews-2018-09-17 News24Wire Macro and Micro Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:11:00 +0200 498980 1537193674 1537193460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754752_resized_frozenchickenpoultrybloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 SA delegation arrives in Japan for investment mission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-delegation-arrives-in-japan-for-investment-mission-2018-09-17 African News Agency Macro and Micro Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:30:00 +0200 498953 1537187560 1537187400 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754702_resized_yunushoosen1022.jpg Acting Head of Invest South Africa Yunus Hoosen 511 287 City of Cape Town announces improving dam levels http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/city-of-cape-town-announces-improving-dam-levels-2018-09-17 African News Agency Macro and Micro Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:26:00 +0200 498956 1537188554 1537187160 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754708_resized_randwaterwaterpurificationandpumpingstationzuikerboschvereeniging710221213duane.jpg 511 287 Government's economic stimulus package to be made public soon – Presidency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/governments-economic-stimulus-package-to-be-made-public-soon-presidency-2018-09-17 African News Agency Macro and Micro Mon, 17 Sep 2018 08:14:00 +0200 498860 1537169534 1537164840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754562_resized_cyrilramaphosa110920181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Nedlac provides update on legislative changes, stresses need to cooperate to grow economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nedlac-provides-update-on-legislative-changes-stresses-need-to-cooperate-to-grow-economy-2018-09-14 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY/LABOUR Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:44:00 +0200 498826 1536933513 1536932640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754499_resized_mildredoliphant2govza1022.jpg Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant 511 287 Mabuza: 'Surgical and difficult austerity measures' may be necessary http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mabuza-surgical-and-difficult-austerity-measures-may-be-necessary-2018-09-14 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:07:00 +0200 498804 1536935355 1536926820 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754456_resized_davidmabuza2050420181022.jpg Deputy President David Mabuza 511 287 Top trends that are likely to change the way we work and live http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/top-trends-that-are-likely-to-change-the-way-we-work-and-live-2018-09-14 Kim Cloete MARKET TRENDS Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:03:00 +0200 498801 1536926710 1536922980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Ramaphosa assures diplomatic community that land reform will be done in an 'orderly manner' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-assures-diplomatic-community-that-land-reform-will-be-done-in-an-orderly-manner-2018-09-14 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:52:00 +0200 498798 1536935384 1536922320 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754444_resized_cyrilramaphosa140920181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 PIC foresees great opportunity in investing in early stage tech-driven companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pic-foresees-great-opportunity-in-investing-in-early-stage-tech-driven-companies-2018-09-14 Kim Cloete INVESTMENT Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:30:00 +0200 498777 1536922665 1536917400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Rand continues to gain from Turkish rate hike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-continues-to-gain-from-turkish-rate-hike-2018-09-14 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 14 Sep 2018 11:02:00 +0200 498771 1536916134 1536915720 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754377_resized_randcurrencycoinflagsouthafricaeconomy1022reuters.jpg 511 287 New tech will change nature of work, but could also create jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-tech-automation-to-change-but-also-create-jobs-2018-09-14 Schalk Burger Job Automation Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0200 497714 1536650755 1536876000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tribunal approves OTS’s acquisition of controlling share of Chevron South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tribunal-approves-otss-acquisition-of-controlling-share-of-chevron-south-africa-2018-09-13 Simone Liedtke COMPETITION MATTERS Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:50:00 +0200 498698 1536850338 1536850200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Stimulus package to rely on efficiencies not new budgetary resources – Nene http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/stimulus-package-to-rely-on-efficiencies-not-new-budgetary-resources-nene-2018-09-13 Terence Creamer GROWTH PACKAGE Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:40:00 +0200 498695 1536850130 1536849600 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000754184_resized_nhlanhlanene1022bloomberg.jpg Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 Moody's sees little chance of South Africa downgrade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-economic-recovery-will-be-slow-below-treasury-estimate-moodys-2018-09-13 Reuters ECONOMY Thu, 13 Sep 2018 16:12:00 +0200 498598 1536850073 1536847920 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753895_resized_moodysratingagency1022reuters.jpg 511 287 South Africa deal flow to continue upward trend this year – Savca http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-deal-flow-to-continue-upward-trend-this-year-savca-2018-09-13 Simone Liedtke INVESTMENT Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:15:00 +0200 498659 1536846718 1536840900 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Sygnia shares start trading on A2X http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sygnia-shares-start-trading-on-a2x-2018-09-13 Simone Liedtke INVESTMENT Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:56:00 +0200 498646 1536836264 1536836160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Easing of water restrictions will restore international investor confidence in Cape Town http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/easing-of-water-restrictions-will-restore-international-investor-confidence-in-cape-town-2018-09-13 News24Wire Macro and Micro Thu, 13 Sep 2018 10:10:00 +0200 498597 1536826390 1536826200 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753892_resized_capetown02141022reuters.jpg 511 287 Don't 'discriminate' against chicken, committee hears on VAT hike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dont-discriminate-against-chicken-committee-hears-on-vat-hike-2018-09-12 African News Agency Macro and Micro Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:51:00 +0200 498528 1536760465 1536756660 99999999999 African News 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498370 1536662909 1536662280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753389_resized_beebusinessconfidenceeconomic310220915duane.jpg 511 287 Serialong Trust acquires 25.1% stake in Gra-Tech http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/serialong-trust-acquires-251-stake-in-gra-tech-2018-09-11 Simone Liedtke BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Tue, 11 Sep 2018 12:25:00 +0200 498368 1536661685 1536661500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Transnet Engineering appoints acting chief officer for advanced manufacturing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-engineering-appoints-acting-chief-officer-for-advanced-manufacturing-2018-09-11 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS / STATE-OWNED COMPANIES Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:41:00 +0200 498351 1536655365 1536655260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rand gains limited by negative emerging market sentiment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rand-gains-limited-by-negative-emerging-market-sentiment-2018-09-11 News24Wire Macro and Micro Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:24:00 +0200 498341 1536654395 1536654240 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753317_resized_southafricanreservebankcurrencybanknotesrand1210220414duane.jpg 511 287 Afrox achieves double-digit HEPS growth amid subdued economic environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afrox-achieves-double-digit-heps-growth-amid-subdued-economic-environment-2018-09-10 Simone Liedtke INDUSTRIAL SUPPLIER Mon, 10 Sep 2018 16:49:00 +0200 498308 1536646793 1536590940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753214_resized_schalkventer110220216duane.jpg Afrox MD Schalk Venter 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75913_2018-09-10_afrox_-_hd_web.mp431856443African Oxygen (Afrox) MD Schalk Venter speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s interim results, and upcoming investment plans. Video & Editing: Darlene Creamer African Oxygen (Afrox) MD Schalk Venter speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s interim results, and upcoming investment plans. Video & Editing: Darlene Creamer South African M&A activity declined in H1 – Baker McKenzie http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ma-activity-declined-in-h1-baker-mckenzie-2018-09-10 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS Mon, 10 Sep 2018 16:18:00 +0200 498298 1536589435 1536589080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South Africa may miss tax take target, says finance minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-may-miss-tax-take-target-says-finance-minister-2018-09-10 Reuters ECONOMY Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:26:00 +0200 498229 1536573050 1536571560 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Tongaat Hulett appoints interim CEO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tongaat-hulett-appoints-interim-ceo-2018-09-07 Simone Liedtke PEOPLE Fri, 07 Sep 2018 16:31:00 +0200 498139 1536330807 1536330660 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Fearmongering over recession won't do any good – Madonsela http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fearmongering-over-recession-wont-do-any-good-madonsela-2018-09-07 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 07 Sep 2018 14:15:00 +0200 498103 1536330634 1536322500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000752862_resized_thulimadonsela810220414duane.jpg Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela 511 287