Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Fri, 20 Jul 2018 23:52:39 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 AfDB approves $250m risk participation agreement with ABSA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-approves-250m-risk-participation-agreement-with-absa-2018-07-20 Creamer Media Reporter FINANCE Fri, 20 Jul 2018 16:29:00 +0200 493272 1532097642 1532096940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Trade war could knock 3% off global GDP – Bank of France study http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trade-war-could-knock-3-off-global-gdp-bank-of-france-study-2018-07-20 Reuters ECONOMY Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:53:00 +0200 493160 1532071599 1532069580 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South Africa seeks to strike trade balance at Brics Summit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-seeks-to-strike-trade-balance-at-brics-summit-2018-07-19 African News Agency TRADE Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:11:00 +0200 493077 1532002869 1532002260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Study indicates FDI can provide credible solutions to several social issues http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/study-indicates-fdi-can-provide-credible-solutions-to-several-social-issues-2018-07-17 Simone Liedtke RESEARCH Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:30:00 +0200 492846 1531837938 1531837800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SA business delegation arrives in Angola for trade and investment mission http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-business-delegation-arrives-in-angola-for-trade-and-investment-mission-2018-07-16 African News Agency Trade Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:27:00 +0200 492733 1531746870 1531744020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000740389_resized_angolanationalflag1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Putin to take part in Brics summit in South Africa – Kremlin http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/putin-to-take-part-in-brics-summit-in-south-africa-kremlin-2018-07-13 Reuters TRADE Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:33:00 +0200 492640 1531488878 1531488780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 M&A advisory firm aims to use SA as gateway to African market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/taylor-advisory-enters-african-market-through-south-africa-2018-07-13 Nadine James Consulting Services Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 491556 1531206496 1531432800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737664_resized_francoisbaird1022jpg.jpeg FRANCOIS BAIRD Taylor Advisory's ability to deliver the best results, instead of simply brokering a deal, is specifically vital for Africa-based companies 511 287 Nigeria's President Buhari says will soon sign up to African free-trade agreement http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigerias-president-buhari-says-will-soon-sign-up-to-african-free-trade-agreement-2018-07-12 Reuters Trade Thu, 12 Jul 2018 08:03:00 +0200 492402 1531383089 1531375380 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 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http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/switzerland-launches-wto-action-over-us-steel-aluminium-tariffs-2018-07-10 Reuters TRADE Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:56:00 +0200 492182 1531386029 1531212960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 US to initiate ‘exploratory talks’ on post-Agoa model at Washington forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/us-to-initiate-exploratory-talks-on-post-agoa-model-as-washington-forum-2018-07-09 Terence Creamer TRADE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 16:50:00 +0200 492151 1531149538 1531147800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739048_resized_robertlighthizerbloomberg03181022.jpg US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer 511 287 Tesla raises car prices in China -Electrek http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tesla-raises-car-prices-in-china--electrek-2018-07-09 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 14:28:00 +0200 492114 1531139450 1531139280 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Davies to lead South African delegation at Agoa Forum http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-to-lead-south-african-delegation-at-agoa-forum-2018-07-09 Marleny Arnoldi TRADE Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:33:00 +0200 492101 1531132871 1531132380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738968_resized_usflag21022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Agni Steel South Africa’s expansion approved http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agni-steel-south-africas-expansion-approved-2018-07-06 Nadine James ECONOMY Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:22:00 +0200 491991 1530883934 1530883320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African CEOs’ optimism waning – index http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ceos-optimism-waning-index-2018-07-06 Nadine James ECONOMY Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:26:00 +0200 491975 1530881895 1530879960 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 26.8% of all cigarettes in South Africa sold under taxable minimum, study finds http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/268-of-all-cigarettes-in-south-africa-sold-under-taxable-minimum-study-finds-2018-07-05 Simone Liedtke ILLEGAL TRADE Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:01:00 +0200 491885 1530803178 1530802860 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000738457_resized_cigarettesmoking1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa concludes Mauritania visit, returns home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-concludes-mauritania-visit-returns-home-2018-07-03 African News Agency Trade Tue, 03 Jul 2018 10:34:00 +0200 491506 1530608350 1530606840 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737579_resized_cyrilramaphosasouthafricanflagmarch20181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Ramaphosa tells AU summit 'money lost to corruption could finance improved lives' http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-tells-au-summit-money-lost-to-corruption-could-finance-improved-lives-2018-07-02 African News Agency Trade Mon, 02 Jul 2018 12:07:00 +0200 491399 1530526144 1530526020 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737251_resized_cyrilramaphosaauheadsofstate010620181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 South Africa signs free trade agreement with AU http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-signs-free-trade-agreement-with-au-2018-07-02 African News Agency Trade Mon, 02 Jul 2018 10:51:00 +0200 491381 1530524831 1530521460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000737227_resized_cyrilramaphosaafricacontinentalfreetradeareaagreement10620181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa signs the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement 511 287 Opportunity for smaller exporters amid global ecommerce trend http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/e-commerce-set-to-grow-cross-border-commerce-fedex-2018-06-29 Schalk Burger ECommerce Fri, 29 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 490164 1529997548 1530223200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Entrepreneurial spirit, collaboration, education needed to advance Fourth Industrial Revolution ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/entrepreneurial-spirit-collaboration-education-needed-to-advance-fourth-industrial-revolution-wef-chairperson-2018-06-28 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 28 Jun 2018 15:08:00 +0200 491170 1530196856 1530191280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000736445_resized_worldeconomicforumchairprofessorklausschwab28june2018dylanslater1022jpg.jpeg World Economic Forum executive chairperson Professor Klaus Schwab 511 287 Long4Life acquires Rage in R3.92bn deal http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long4life-acquires-rage-in-r392bn-deal-2018-06-26 Marleny Arnoldi MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS Tue, 26 Jun 2018 12:13:00 +0200 490863 1530008328 1530007980 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Afreximbank signs $1bn programme to promote South Africa-Africa trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afreximbank-signs-1bn-programme-to-promote-south-africa-africa-trade-2018-06-26 African News Agency TRADE Tue, 26 Jun 2018 08:44:00 +0200 490803 1529996062 1529995440 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 South African e-commerce start-up launches first product into the UK, Europe http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-e-commerce-start-up-launches-first-product-into-the-uk-europe-2018-06-25 Marleny Arnoldi TRADE Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:08:00 +0200 490775 1529935773 1529935680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 SAGCC, partners aim to digitalise industries http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sagcc-german-partners-aim-to-digitalise-local-industries-2018-06-22 Melissa Zisengwe Trade Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488910 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731988_resized_supplychain0618bloomberg10222.jpg NEW STANDARD There is a shift towards automation and digitalisation of supply chains 511 287 Delegation seeks partnerships with food and beverage industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/delegation-seeks-partnerships-with-food-and-beverage-industry-2018-06-22 Melissa Zisengwe Trade Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 488825 1529389403 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000731498_resized_chickenprocessline082017bloomberg1022.jpg MARKET POTENTIAL The German VDMA Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association says there is a demand for food technology in South Africa 511 287 Strong attendance growth at Fastener Fair Turkey 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/strong-attendance-growth-at-fastener-fair-turkey-2018-2018-06-22 Tasneem Bulbulia Trade Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0200 489052 1529391401 1529618400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Imperial board to proceed with Motus unbundling, separate listing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-board-to-proceed-with-motus-unbundling-separate-listing-2018-06-21 Nadine James AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:36:00 +0200 490496 1529592411 1529584560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000735118_resized_osmanarbee1022.jpg Imperial CEO Osman Arbee 511 287 NGOs rate South Africa’s transition to a green economy at five out of ten http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngos-rate-south-africas-transition-to-a-green-economy-at-five-out-of-ten-2018-06-21 Nadine James ECONOMY Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:20:00 +0200 490427 1529574435 1529572800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Globeleq-led consortium partners with EDM to progress Moz gas-fired power project 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ENVIRONMENT Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:36:00 +0200 490237 1529589286 1529480160 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Selloff in iron-ore to rubber in China as US trade war widens http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/selloff-in-iron-ore-to-rubber-in-china-as-us-trade-war-widens-2018-06-19 Reuters TRADE Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:03:00 +0200 490095 1529582833 1529409780 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 China–Africa Industrial Cooperation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinaafrica-industrial-cooperation-2018-06-14 Creamer Media Reporter Trade Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:18:00 +0200 489711 1529045032 1529043480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000733439_resized_beecast01.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/74883_second_take_en_-_hd_web.mp454526622China–Africa Industrial Cooperation China–Africa Industrial Cooperation Improved quality and productivity reduce production costs 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