Engineering News | Trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/trade Sat, 01 Oct 2016 14:11:42 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 In wake of digitised reality, DeepMarkit provides niche gamification platform http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/deepmarkit-targets-niche-gamification-marketing-in-wake-of-digitised-reality-2016-09-30 Henry Lazenby GAMIFICATION Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:07:00 +0200 430007 1475268443 1475262420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000593391_resized_deepmarkitcorpfetchbotgamificationplatformsept20161022.jpg DeepMarkit has recently launched its beta stage FetchBot platform, developed as a white label, cloud-based system gamification creation platform 511 287 Airbus to assist with Rooivalk upgrade, as it reaffirms Africa commitment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/airbus-helping-african-aeronautics-sector-good-business-will-assist-with-rooivalk-upgrade-2016-09-30 Keith Campbell Aerospace & Defence Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 428538 1474962080 1475186400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 UK committed to increasing defence and wider business with South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-committed-to-increasing-both-defence-and-wider-business-with-sa-2016-09-30 Keith Campbell Defence Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 428432 1474962079 1475186400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 National Treasury developing contingency plans for possible Brexit effects on S Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/national-treasury-developing-contingency-plans-for-possible-brexit-effects-on-sa-2016-09-29 Keith Campbell Trade and Investment Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:09:00 +0200 429769 1475161852 1475154540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592934_resized_brexit1022reuters.jpg 511 287 AMSA insists R2.27bn empowerment deal meets highest governance standards http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amsa-insists-r227bn-empowerment-deal-meets-highest-governance-standards-2016-09-28 Terence Creamer CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:10:00 +0200 429599 1475073540 1475071800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592580_resized_wimdeklerkmphomakwananoluthandogosalesliemaasdorp110220916duane.jpeg AMSA's Wim de Klerk and Mpho Makwana with Likamva's Noluthando Gosa and Leslie Maasdorp 511 287 Competition Commission raids cargo shipping companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/competition-commission-raids-cargo-shipping-companies-2016-09-28 Creamer Media Reporter COMPETITION MATTERS Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:27:00 +0200 429537 1475075877 1475054820 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592400_resized_shipping1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 South Africa to export pigeon peas, pork, mango to India http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-export-pigeon-peas-pork-mango-to-india-2016-09-27 SANews, SA government news service TRADE Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:56:00 +0200 429391 1474981293 1474980960 99999999999 SANews, SA government news service 0 0 Dramatic fall in trade growth should be ‘wake-up call’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dramatic-fall-in-trade-growth-should-be-wake-up-call-2016-09-27 Terence Creamer TRADE Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:50:00 +0200 429362 1475042221 1474969800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000591955_resized_robertocarvalhodeazevedoreutersnew.jpeg WTO director-general Roberto Azevêdo 511 287 Davies urges Tesla to invest in South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/davies-urges-tesla-to-invest-in-south-africa-2016-09-26 African News Agency INVESTMENT Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:28:00 +0200 429150 1474871370 1474871280 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Coega positions itself as energy mix hub http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coega-positions-itself-as-energy-mix-hub-2016-09-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427115 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586473_resized_coegaidz1022.jpeg GREEN SHOOTS OF GROWTH Special economic zones have managed to attract foreign and local investment in a lackluster economic environment 511 287 Entrepreneurs form joint venture to boost renewable energy service http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/four-entrepreneurs-form-joint-venture-to-boost-renewable-energy-service-2016-09-23 Dylan Slater Renewable Energy Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427591 1474355842 1474581600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000587605_resized_epowerholdings1022.jpeg CONTAINERISED SOLUTIONS ePower Holdings uses shipping containers as a battery recharging and swap centre to improve access to electricity for communities not yet electrified 511 287 Limpopo’s proposed SEZ attracts R40bn investment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/limpopos-proposed-sez-attracts-r40bn-investment-2016-09-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427053 1474355841 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Pharmaceuticals giant to launch SA’s first biotech manufacturing facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pharmaceuticals-giant-to-launch-south-africas-first-biotech-manufacturing-facility-2016-09-23 Nadine James Trade Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427027 1474979937 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Uncompetitive scrap metal prices causing further decline in industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uncompetitive-scrap-metal-prices-causing-further-decline-in-industry-2016-09-23 Simone Liedtke Trade Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 427086 1474355840 1474581600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000586426_resized_zimalcobloomberg22581701h9701771022.jpg ALUMINIUM SMELTING PLANT Scrap and aluminium metals are being processed further into semi-finished products 511 287 SA legal firms soon to play more of a role in Africa business disputes with adoption of ... http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soon-to-be-adopted-arbitration-law-set-to-propel-domestic-dispute-resolution-2016-09-16 Dylan Slater Legal Services Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426695 1474454166 1473976800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000585417_resized_screenshot20160906at91706am.png LEGAL OPINION Clyde & Co partners Beth Cubitt and Rob Scott say the soon-to-be introduced Uncitral Law will transform the local legislative environment and curb arbitration case highjacking 511 288 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63702_clyde_&_co_1_-_lio-hd_web.mp465553972Clyde and Co tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63817_clyde_&_co_2_-_lio-hd_web.mp489633463Law experts Rob Scott and Beth Cubitt tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63818_clyde_&_co_3_-_lio-hd_web.mp443772086Law expert Maurice Kenton tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/63819_clyde_&_co_4_-_lio-hd_web.mp471041375Law experts Alon Meyerov and Beth Cubitt tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith. Clyde and Co tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.Law experts Rob Scott and Beth Cubitt tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.Law expert Maurice Kenton tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith.Law experts Alon Meyerov and Beth Cubitt tells Engineering News about a new arbitration bill. Video courtesy of Shaun Smith. Paramount showcases new infantry fighting vehicle at AAD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/paramount-showcases-new-infantry-fighting-vehicle-at-aad-2016-09-15 Dylan Slater DEFENCE Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:13:00 +0200 427875 1473929208 1473927180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000588338_resized_paramountmbombe81022.jpeg The Mbombe 8 provides increased ballistic and blast protection as well as enhanced mobility with four axles 511 287 Gauteng 'open for business', Makhura tells German chamber http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gauteng-open-for-business-makhura-tells-german-chamber-2016-09-09 Anine Kilian TRADE Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:41:00 +0200 427342 1473433152 1473432060 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000587027_resized_davidmakhura03161022duane.jpg Gauteng Premier David Makhura 511 287 Deal to boost access to finance for Côte d’Ivoire smallholder farmers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-agreement-supports-finance-access-for-cte-divoires-smallholder-farmers-2016-09-02 Mia Breytenbach FINANCE/AGRICULTURE Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425104 1473149447 1473372000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000581376_resized_ivorycoastcocoafarming082016bloomberg1022.jpg NECESSARY GROWTH The $9-million risk-sharing agreement is aimed at helping smallholder cocoa farmers to access the credit needed to grow production and earnings 511 287 Brics leaders meet informally on the margins of the G20 summit in China http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/brics-leaders-meet-informally-on-the-margins-of-the-g20-summit-in-china-2016-09-05 African News Agency TRADE Mon, 05 Sep 2016 08:51:00 +0200 426519 1473063991 1473058260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Egyptian petrochemicals complex expected 2021 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/egyptian-petrochemicals-complex-expected-2021-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424618 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580104_resized_eyptianoilrig1022.jpg SUNRISE INDUSTRY While the oil industry in other parts of the globe is stagnating the World Bank believes there is still potential in Africa's oil industry 511 287 Focus on innovation provides opportunities for trade http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/focus-on-innovation-provides-opportunities-for-trade-2016-09-02 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424381 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579390_resized_china1022reuters.jpg NEW TRADE OPPORTUNITIES China’s economy is undergoing a shift that is likely to increase the country’s interest in importing innovative technologies 511 287 Ghana oil refinery showing signs of profitability http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ghanaian-oil-refinery-showing-signs-of-profitability-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424436 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579560_resized_refinerypix11022.jpg REFINERY IS FINE AGAIN The Ghanaian refinery has recovered from its seven year stagnation and is showing progress 511 287 Government support needed to foster partnerships http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-support-needed-to-foster-partnerships-2016-09-02 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424358 1472544416 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579397_resized_wongkathleen1022.jpg KATHLEEN WONG The signing of memoranda of understanding at the Focac suggest a willingness to further opportunities for South Africa–China partnership. 511 287 Industry challenges blunt investment in oil and gas sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lack-of-infrastructure-red-tape-blunting-investment-in-oil-and-gas-sector-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424634 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580118_resized_thabokgogo1022.jpg THABO KGOGO 57% of Africa’s export earnings are derived from hydrocarbons 511 287 Newest firefighting technology delivered to South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/newest-firefighting-technology-delivered-to-south-africa-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424623 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580067_resized_dsc086771022.jpg GERMAN ENGINEERING The FTM units are manufactured by DoseTech partner and German fire-safety product manufacturer FireDos 511 287 Nigeria, Spain to strengthen bilateral trade relationship http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nigeria-spain-to-strengthen-bilateral-trade-relationship-2016-09-18 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424449 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579674_resized_workerseenportharcourtoilrefinerynigeria1022.jpg OIL ON TAP Two Nigerian refineries and a pipeline were brought back online to address the country's petrol shortage 511 287 Opportunities for bitumen producers increased in Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/increased-opportunities-for-bitumen-producers-in-africa-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424421 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579666_resized_saprefflarephotosdcea1022.jpg SAPREF The 10/20 bitumen is available for direct pick-up at the Shell and BP South African Petroleum Refineries in Durban 511 287 Phase 1 of refinery expansion project to be completed this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/phase-1-of-refinery-expansion-project-to-be-completed-later-this-year-2016-09-17 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424438 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000580113_resized_11022.jpg DOGGED DEVELOPMENT The Sonara refinery has been in the process of expanding and modernising its equipment since 2013 511 287 RFO consumption expected to decline significantly by 2020 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rfo-consumption-expected-to-decline-significantly-by-2020-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424657 1472544417 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Rural women entrepreneurs acknowledged for their business acumen http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rural-women-entrepreneurs-acknowledged-for-their-business-skills-2016-09-02 Dylan Slater Women Empowerment Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 425123 1472544419 1472767200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 South Africa-China partnerships benefit valves industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/valve-industry-benefits-from-s-africa-china-partnerships-2016-09-02 Robyn Wilkinson Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424362 1472544416 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Supplier development programme launched for black businesses http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/supplier-development-programme-launched-for-black-businesses-2016-09-02 Nadine James Trade Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424485 1474533825 1472767200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000579662_resized_chevronoilrefinery0171022.jpg CHEVRON OIL REFINERY The refinery produces petrol, diesel, jet fuel, liquefied petroleum gas and other specialty products for South Africa 511 287 Zuma, Gordhan to lead SA delegation at G20 Summit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-gordhan-to-lead-sa-delegation-at-g20-summit-2016-09-01 News24Wire TRADE Thu, 01 Sep 2016 15:38:00 +0200 426321 1472737240 1472737080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000584476_resized_jacobzumapravingordhan01161022duane.jpg Jacob Zuma and Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Chinese manufacturers go hard to woo South African buyers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/chinese-manufacturers-go-hard-to-woo-south-african-buyers-2016-09-01 African News Agency TRADE Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:41:00 +0200 426225 1472712350 1472712060 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Francophone Africa seen as untapped market for South African firms http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/francophone-africa-untapped-market-for-s-africa-forum-to-strengthen-regional-ties-2016-08-26 Mia Breytenbach TRADE Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 424293 1471932878 1472162400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Gas company able to remotely monitor customer sites http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gas-company-able-to-remotely-monitor-customer-sites-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423778 1471932875 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578272_resized_shutterstock138247598750x5001022.jpg DELIVER US FROM OUTDATED TECH A natural gas supplier approached Abacus to design a system that would facilitate gas delivery 511 287 Greater awareness of SA gas installation regulations needed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/greater-awareness-of-south-african-gas-installation-regulations-needed-2016-08-26 Nadine James Trade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0200 423798 1471932876 1472162400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000578167_resized_gasheliummriphillipsnetherlands05201611022.jpeg SAFETY FIRST Anyone that works with gas installations needs to be a registered gas practitioner with the South African Qualification and Certification Committee for Gas 511 287