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Tasneem Bulbulia

Tasneem Bulbulia

Tasneem Bulbulia is a Creamer Media Senior Online Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Vivo sees growth potential for hybrid fuel, solar energy solution in Africa's mining sector

13th November 2020 Vivo Energy, which sells and distributes Shell- and Engen-branded fuels and lubricants in Africa, believes it will be able to transform how energy is supplied to mines across the continent. It announced last month that it had reached an agreement to supply Canadian mining company Robex Resources'... 

Road development integral to post-pandemic recovery, speakers say 

12th November 2020 The road industry has been severely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, but it has a considerable role to play in the economic recovery and sustainable development of the sector must be pursued to engender this. This was indicated by speakers during the International Road Federation's (IRF’s)... 

Basa welcomes lifting of restrictions on off-consumption trade of alcohol

12th November 2020 Industry organisation the Beer Association of South Africa (Basa) has welcomed the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on November 11 that the restrictions on the off-consumption trade of alcohol would be lifted with effect from 00:01 on November 12, meaning that outlets will once again be... 

Chamber’s report plots recovery for continent’s oil, gas industry

11th November 2020 After a year of considerable shock for African energy markets, the African Energy Chamber’s 'Africa Energy Outlook 2021' report analyses the upcoming challenges and opportunities arising from a post Covid-19 recovery on the continent. During a webinar launching the report on November 10, the... 

WEF seeks to start a multistakeholder dialogue on deep-sea mining

11th November 2020 A new way to meet the growing demand for minerals critical to electric vehicle, electronics and battery manufacturers could become commercially available within this decade, says the World Economic Forum (WEF). It notes that significant public and private investment have gone into investigating... 

NGOs call on global investor climate initiative to intervene in Sasol shareholder issue

10th November 2020 Nongovernmental organisation Just Share, supported by shareholder activist organisations ShareAction (UK), Majority Action (USA), Follow This (Netherlands) and the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR), has written to Climate Action 100+ (CA100+) − the world’s largest investor... 

Econet, X’s Project Taara to deploy new Internet technology in sub-Saharan Africa

10th November 2020 Telecoms and technology group Econet Group has teamed up with X’s Project Taara to expand and enhance affordable, high-speed Internet connectivity to communities across sub-Saharan Africa using a new optical wireless technology developed by Taara. This is the first roll-out of Taara’s technology... 

De Beers partners with Redpath to boost underground mechanised mining skills at Venetia

10th November 2020 Diamond miner De Beers Group has entered into a mining service agreement with Redpath Australia and Redpath Mining South Africa, following a rigorous selection process with internationally recognised underground contract mining companies. De Beers says the awarding of the contract to Redpath is... 

GreenCape celebrates decade of green economy growth

10th November 2020 Since its official launch on November 5, 2010, GreenCape has leveraged its funding partnerships and industry networks to facilitate about R41-billion worth of investment into the South African green economy, supporting the creation of about 19 000 direct green jobs, the organisation says. “When I... 

IronRidge CFO resigns

10th November 2020 Aim-listed IronRidge Resources has advised that Priy Jayasuriya has resigned as CFO, effective immediately, by mutual agreement with the company. The company has started an executive search for a new CFO and has appointed Karl Schlobohm as interim CFO to provide continuity until the search... 

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