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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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Raubex resilient in the face of Covid-19 impacts

9th November 2020 The six-month period to August 31 had proven the resilience of JSE-listed Raubex Group, CEO Rudolf Fourie said on November 9. Reporting on the group's results for the six months, he said that, despite the decrease in earnings for the period, as a result of the Covid-19-related lockdown, strict 

Hydrogen economy presents considerable opportunities for South Africa, but social compact imperative

6th November 2020 There is considerable potential for South Africa to be a supplier of green hydrogen and leverage its platinum group metals (PGM) resources; however, it is imperative that there is a social compact when building this industry, a panel of speakers noted during independent think tank, the Mapungubwe... 

Unilever ringfences €1bn for Clean Future initiative

6th November 2020 Consumer goods company Unilever has launched its Clean Future initiative, which is aimed at engendering sustainability in the way it produces products and renders services. During a virtual launch of the initiatives on October 22, the company explained that it was seeking to transform its... 

Ministerial Renewable Energy Sector Engagement Forum structure ratified

6th November 2020 The second meeting to establish a stakeholder-based Ministerial Renewable Energy Sector Engagement Forum (Resef) and associated Resef Working Group was held online on October 20, during which attendees voted overwhelmingly to ratify the structure of the forum and the names proposed by the... 

Mistra underscores need for social compact to ensure success of green hydrogen industry

5th November 2020 There is considerable potential for the Southern African region to be a supplier of green hydrogen and leverage its platinum group metal (PGM) resources; however, there must be a social compact as part of building this industry. This was indicated by speakers during the Mapungubwe Institute for... 

UFS, CBSS partner to design groundwater monitoring network for Central Karoo

5th November 2020 Independent specialists and researchers from the Institute for Groundwater Studies (IGS) at the University of the Free State (UFS), in partnership with specialists from Carin Bosman Sustainable Solutions (CBSS), have been appointed by the Petroleum Agency of South Africa (PASA) to design a... 

SAPVIA launches solar platform for solar PV professionals

5th November 2020 Industry organisation the South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) has launched a new platform, the PV Professionals (PVP) platform, in a move it hopes will improve the representation of professionals in the solar PV industry, as well as unify its players. The organisation... 

Jubilee secures more copper/cobalt tailings in Zambia

5th November 2020 Dual-listed Jubilee Metals Group has successfully concluded further transactions to secure the rights to an additional about 115-million tonnes of copper- and cobalt-containing surface tailings in Zambia. These transactions are in line with its stated strategy to expand operations in the country... 

JSE, Globacap to establish blockchain-enabled private placements platform

5th November 2020 The JSE has agreed the terms of a commercial arrangement with Globacap Technology to establish a blockchain-enabled private placements platform to enable the raising of infrastructure finance and to allow small-to-medium-sized issuers to raise capital in South Africa. The commercial arrangement... 

Mahube Infrastructure starts trading on the JSE

5th November 2020 Infrastructure company Mahube Infrastructure has begun trading on the JSE, following the end of trading in shares of GAIA Infrastructure on November 3. Mahube Infrastructure was formerly GAIA Infrastructure. 

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