R/€ = 13.15
R/$ = 11.64
Au 1284.23 $/oz
Pt 1240.50 $/oz
Jan 28, 2015
Internationally renowned author Jodi Picoult made her way to South Africa recently to promote her latest offering ‘Leaving Time’. No stranger to our shores, Jodi admits that South Africa is one of her favourite destinations-so much so, that her new book is set in...
Jan 20, 2015
While Richard Branson announces plans to put thousands of Internet satellites into orbit, Johannebsurg-based company Broadlink says its satellite hub at Teraco; is already providing unparalleled means for multinationals making inroads into Africa. Broadlink is a...
Nov 14, 2014
Jet Park-based corrosion protection, epoxy flooring, concrete repair and waterproofing company Verni secured a contract for its Supaflor polyurethane (PU), high-density (HD) screed flooring solution last month. The solution will be applied to the floors of the winery...
Nov 07, 2014
Main Activity of the Company: Kahn & Kahn is a manufacturer, supplier and provider of plastics and packaging solutions Date and Place of Birth: June 1, 1963, Benoni, Gauteng Education: Matric, marketing management diploma First Job: Debt collector at Stannic Career...
Aug 01, 2014
Main Activity of the Company: Freight and logistics Date and Place of Birth: April 12, 1974, Johannesburg Education: BCom (Hons), University of South Africa, 1997 First job: Global Freight Forwarders Career History Prior to Current Position: SAEL, financial manager...
May 02, 2014
Main Activity of the Company: Manufactur of luminaires and glass-reinforced plastic poles Date and Place of Birth: 8 January 1958, Leeds, England
Apr 25, 2014
Main Activity of the Company: The design and supply of power generation systems Date and Place of Birth: August 24, 1980, Eshowe, KwaZulu-Natal Education: North-West University, BEng (electrical and electronic), 2004; University of South Africa, BCom (management),...
Mar 07, 2014
Main Activity of the company: Chemicals and services
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Sep 27, 2013
Position: Director: operations Main Activity of the Company: Informal eating outlets
Jun 28, 2013
Position: MD of Invensys Wonderware since October 2012
Jun 21, 2013
Position: Deputy CEO of Thales South Africa Main Activity of the Company: Defence and security, aerospace and transportation Date and Place of Birth: November 7, 1968 Education: PDM (GIBS) University of Pretoria, BCom University of Witwatersrand & Masters in Business...
Apr 19, 2013
Position: CEO of the Automotive Industry Development Centre (AIDC) and acting CEO of the Supplier Park Development Centre Main Activity of the Company: The AIDC primarily supports the Gauteng provincial government's industrial developmental aims and objectives. Its...
Apr 12, 2013
CEO of the Gordon Verhoef & Krause group of companies, which was established in 1950 Main Activity of the Company: New building work, building renovation and restoration
Mar 15, 2013
Position: MD of KWE Main Activity of the Company: Freight forwarding and logistics
Mar 08, 2013
Position: Operations director of Rectron Main Activity of the Company: Computer, peripherals and accessories distributor
Jan 25, 2013
The International Space Station is getting an inflatable spare room. The first-of-its-kind habitat built by Bigelow Aerospace weighs 3 000 pounds and is made of a Kevlar-like material to withstand space debris and radiation. It looks more like a giant propane gas...
Nov 02, 2012
Country president for Schneider Electric Southern Africa
Oct 05, 2012
Position: MD of Egoli Gas Main Activity of the Company: Reticulation, sales and marketing of natural gas in the greater Johannesburg area
Sep 07, 2012
Position: MD of Magnet Main Activity of the Company: Manage the team and develop new business opportunities Date and Place of Birth: August 9, 1957, Durban
Sep 07, 2012
It is amazing how biased the international media is when it comes to reporting on energy generation, specifically electricity. In mid-August Germany opened a new 2200MW coal-fired power station near Cologne, and virtually not a word has been said about it. This...
Aug 24, 2012
Position: MD of Solsquare Main Activity of the Company: Solsquare is aolar systems integrator
Aug 17, 2012
Position: CEO of Lambson’s Hire Main Activity of the Company: Equipment and compact plant hire
Aug 03, 2012
Full Name: Paul Martin Deppe Position: MD of Hall Longmore Main Activity of the Company: Manufacture and supply of large-bore welded and coated steel pipe
Jul 27, 2012
Suborbital space tourism company Virgin Galactic announced at the recent Farnborough International Air Show in the UK that work had started on the development of a small satellite launch rocket, designated LauncherOne, that will be dropped from the company’s...
Jul 27, 2012
As I report elsewhere in this edition, Sir Richard Branson and his Virgin Galactic company announced at the recent Farnborough International Air Show in the UK that they would be offering small satellite launch services from perhaps as soon as 2016. This would be...
Jul 11, 2012
Suborbital space tourism company Virgin Galactic announced on Wednesday that work had started on the development of a small satellite launch rocket, designated LauncherOne, that will be dropped from the company’s WhiteKnightTwo (WK2) carrier aircraft and provide...
Jul 06, 2012
Position: MD of Fiberpipe Main Activity of the Company: Manufacture of glass-reinforced pipe for water and sewer applications
Jun 29, 2012
Position: MD of Spraylat International Main Activity of the Company: Spraylat International manufactures temporary peelable protective coatings
Mar 16, 2012
Position: Group MD Main Activity of the Company: APC owns distribution rights to a wide range of brands of storage equipment, MHE, automated systems and software to assist businesses in realising a more efficient warehouse and supply chain
Jan 26, 2012
Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale will be joining a climate change expedition to the Antarctica this weekend. The expedition, called Destination: Reality 2012, aimed to resolve doubts about the seriousness of climate change and the crisis facing the world,...
Jan 20, 2012
Position: CEO of Imison Africa Main Activity of the Company: Alternative construction technology
Dec 16, 2011
Position: Regional director for sub-Saharan Africa, DuPont Sustainable Solutions Main Activity of the Company: DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential for a better, safer and healthier life
Dec 07, 2011
The Carbon War Room, The Gigaton Throwdown, and the World Climate Summit today awarded Schneider Electric Gigaton Awards for outstanding business leadership in action to reduce carbon usage, along with Suntech, Tesco, Phillips, Swisscom, and Centrica.
Dec 02, 2011
Position: MD of Becker Electronics Main Activity of the Company: Becker Electronics provides custom-designed solutions for underground automation. Mine communication systems include central control units, leaky feeder radio solutions, tagging and tracking systems,...
Nov 25, 2011
Position: MD of Menlyn Maine Developments (since September 2011), previously cofounder and director of Boogertman & Partners Architects (1982 to September 2011) Main Activity of the Company: Leading the management team of what is set to become Africa’s first green...
Oct 14, 2011
Position: MD of Internet Solutions Main Activity of the Company: Internet Solutions is a converged communications service provider operating throughout sub-Saharan Africa
Oct 07, 2011
The first powered test flights of the prototype suborbital passenger spacecraft SpaceShipTwo (SS2) will take place next year, US journal Aviation Week has reported. The SS2 has been developed by US company Scaled Composites on behalf of Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin...
Sep 22, 2011
The world’s first company set up to manufacture private, commercial, crewed spacecraft, The Spaceship Company (TSC), recently opened its Final Assembly, Integration and Test Hangar (Faith) at the Mojave Air and Space Port in the US state of California. TSC is a...