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Au 1205.67 $/oz
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Oct 24, 2013
The world’s largest potash and crop nutrient producer, Canada’s Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp), on Thursday said the unexpected July unravelling of the world's largest potash cartel, the Belarus Potash Company (BPC), had resulted in a...
Sep 27, 2013
Sole distributor of Genie products in Southern Africa Goscor Hi-Reach won the award for Best Performance for Scissor Lifts, which have achieved good sales figures in South Africa, at this years annual Genie Awards.
Jul 19, 2013
National Treasury issued a media statement on July 5 extending an invitation to interested parties to submit comments by August 5 on the Draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill and the Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill 2013.
Jul 05, 2013
Water-constrained Israel hopes to recycle up to 90% of its municipal effluent for irrigation in the next decade – up from about 80% at present – as it continues to take measures to ensure adequate supply in the face of rising demand, resulting in part from an...
Jun 10, 2013
he prospect of new competition from miner BHP Billiton could dynamite the cracks appearing in a potash duopoly that accounts for 70% of global trade in the fertiliser. For decades two export groups, Belarus Potash Company (BPC), which represents producers in Russia...
May 17, 2013
On April 30, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), released its newly revised International Code of Direct Selling, which it developed in close cooperation with the World Federation of Direct Selling Associations (WFDSA), which represents the basis for direct...
Apr 18, 2013
AREVA has just signed a contract with the Korean KAERI/DAEWOO consortium to supply fuel elements for the JRTR currently being built in Jordan
Apr 18, 2013
CASABLANCA – At a factory in Casablanca this month, executives and officials gathered at a launch ceremony for a new car model. It was a small but significant step, Moroccan officials hope, in the country's emergence as an auto producer for the region. The factory...
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On January 7, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) informed that its new Uniform Rules for Forfaiting (URF) had come into effect on January 1, after more than three years of drafting. The rules, which were approved at the last ICC Banking Commission meeting,...
Jan 21, 2013
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has begun negotiations with Tunisia on a loan programme and is reviewing budget measures in Egypt before it moves forward with talks on a crucial $4.8-billion funding deal, a senior IMF official said on Friday.
Jan 07, 2013
Nine candidates have been nominated by their respective governments as possible successors to outgoing World Trade Organisation (WTO) director-general Pascal Lamy, whose second four-year term of office expires on August 31. The candidates include former Ghanaian...
Nov 02, 2012
The project entails the construction of a 573 MW trifuel power plant.
Oct 12, 2012
Bobcat is a leading equipment specialist with expertise behind their name that dates back more than five decades with the introduction of the first skidsteer
Sep 07, 2012
The plan is to build a 250 MW power plant near Al-Manakher village, near the IPP1 Amman East power plant, which is owned and operated by AES Jordan PSC.
Aug 31, 2012
British specialist contract metals manufacturing company MTL Group (MTL) has announced that it is to manufacture new armoured hulls for the South African designed and manufactured Mamba mine protected vehicles. These new hulls will be supplied in kit form to South...
Aug 23, 2012
India was likely to extend its ‘potash import holiday’ beyond September this year, against a 23% fall in potassic fertilizer consumption and persistent high prices. The falling demand for potassic fertiliser resulted in a 40% decline in the importation of potash...
Aug 22, 2012
British specialist contract metals manufacturing company MTL Group (MTL) announced on Tuesday that it is to manufacture new armoured hulls for the South African designed and manufactured Mamba mine protected vehicles. These new hulls will be supplied in kit form to...
Jul 27, 2012
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Jul 09, 2012
ACWA Power International, today announced that on 28th June, 2012 it partnered with an affiliate of First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Fund and Clean Energy Transition Fund, a fund managed by Crescent Capital to acquire a Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Plant located in...
Jun 15, 2012
The Board Chairman of the company “Altcom” Alexander Tislenko met President of Iraq Jalal Talabani. Business meeting was held in presidential residence in Sulaymaniyah (city in north Iraq).
Jun 05, 2012
Saudi Arabian power and water group ACWA Power International has confirmed that the 50 MW Bokpoort concentrated solar power (CSP) project, which is proposed for the Northern Cape, will be its first investment in Africa. The development, which has an estimated...
May 18, 2012
Piracy is not restricted to the Indian Ocean, nor, within this Ocean, is it solely the preserve of marauders based in Somalia. And piracy is not the only serious maritime crime to afflict the Indian Ocean.
Apr 27, 2012
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) released its world trade report for 2011 on April 12.
Apr 19, 2012
The Emirates Solar Industry Association (ESIA) are taking significant steps towards promoting solar development in the UAE and Middle East after holding its first ever Annual General Meeting.
Apr 13, 2012
Somali piracy is having a real economic impact on countries, especially those located in the north west Indian Ocean region. The problem does not only affect the shipping industry. "The impact of piracy is stronger the nearer you get to Somalia," the International...
Apr 13, 2012
Russian State-owned nuclear company Rosatom is committed to localisation should it win the tender to build new nuclear power plants (NPPs) in South Africa. Moreover, according to Rosatom Overseas public relations VP Ivan Dybov, experience shows that the building of...
Feb 29, 2012
CH Valves was established by Helmut Feldmann, after he emigrated from Switzerland, and has developed into a most lucrative business and Brand in its specialised niche manufacturing field of a valve product range of all sizes and applications.
Oct 21, 2011
Petra Solar, a NJ-based technology company committed to advancing global production of renewable energy, helping the electric supply industry develop a smarter and more stable electric grid, and creating jobs in clean energy, announced today the acquisition of...
Aug 05, 2011
The project entails the conversion of the existing simple-cycle Arbeel power plant into combined-cycle.
May 27, 2011
South Africa joined the public—private international water lobby organisation Water Resources Group (WRG) alongside Jordan, Mexico, the State of Karnataka, in India, and private organisations, including Nestlé and the World Economic Forum (WEF), on May 5, 2011.
Mar 31, 2011
Brent crude rose 0,4% towards $116 on Thursday, heading for its biggest quarterly gain in almost two years as war, revolutions, and unrest across the Middle East and North Africa thrust supply constraints to the forefront of investor concerns. The global economic...
Mar 07, 2011
Gold rose to near a record high and silver jumped to its highest in more than three decades on Monday on inflation worries triggered by rising oil prices as widening clashes in Libya deepened fears the country was on the brink of a civil war. Troops loyal to Muammar...
Feb 14, 2011
Social and economic conditions in many Southern African countries resemble those prevailing in countries such as Egypt and Tunisia. But broad-based uprisings akin to those initiated in North Africa and the Middle East since the ‘Jasmine Revolution’, which...
Feb 04, 2011
The Disi-Mudawwara to Amman water conveyance system will deliver 100-million cubic metres of potable water a year to the Greater Amman area.
Sep 17, 2010
The Amman bus rapid transit project aims to improve Jordan's public transportation system.
Jul 16, 2010
Position: Executive director Invicta Holdings, CEO of the Capital Equipment division and chairperson of Criterion Equipment Main Activity of the Company: Importation and distribution of capital equipment
Apr 23, 2010
The Chinese government has shown interest in buying 10 000 units of a South African-designed vehicle platform, as well as the rights to produce the platform in the Asian country, from local company the Virleo group, says owner Craig Savides.
Apr 12, 2010
The Chinese government has shown interest in buying 10 000 units of a South African designed vehicle platform, as well as the rights to produce the platform in the Asian country, from local company the Virleo group, says owner Craig Savides. The Department of Trade...