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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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Tungsten launches Quantura alternative litigation funding model in South Africa

5th November 2020 Global engineering and construction claims consultancy Tungsten Capital has launched its Quantura subsidiary in South Africa, through which it will provide an alternative method of funding and developing commercially viable construction and engineering claims. Allardyce & Partners Attorneys... 

Redefine launches programmes to support community development in Soweto

5th November 2020 JSE-listed real estate investment trust Redefine Properties has launched two programmes, one for nonprofit organisations (NPOs) and another one targeting small, medium-sized and microenterprises (SMME), in Soweto.   

e-mobility, EVs present opportunities for SADC, but action required

4th November 2020 The uptake of e-mobility and electric vehicles (EVs) is set to increase globally and this provides a myriad of opportunities for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region, especially given its endowment of natural resources used in the production of the batteries used in these... 

South African Mint introduces leopard on penultimate coin in Big Five series

3rd November 2020 The South African (SA) Mint, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank has announced the launch of the penultimate coin in the Big Five series, featuring the leopard.   The SA Mint has a long tradition of minting coins that pay homage to South Africa’s biodiversity and wildlife... 

UJ, Accenture taking tech to under resourced communities

3rd November 2020 The University of Johannesburg (UJ) and multinational professional services company Accenture have collaborated to establish a skills development project in under-resourced communities. The project, known as the Advanced Technology Centre, is located in Devland, Soweto, south of Johannesburg,... 

Saldanha Terminal acquires another dust suppressor

3rd November 2020 Transnet Port Terminals' (TPT's) Iron Ore Saldanha Terminal has acquired and commissioned an additional machine to suppress dust. The investment is aimed at protecting the environment and complements the existing dust suppression tools already on site, TPT says. 

globalCOAL announces first fixed price physical RB1 deal

3rd November 2020 Global Commodities Holdings says that, following its announcement of globalCOAL Richards Bay Coal Futures actively trading on ICE Coal Futures market on October 20, there has been continued interest and active trading of the futures contract. Friday saw the first physical RB1 trade on the... 

Sappi Verve, Birla collaborate on forest-to-garment traceability solution

3rd November 2020 Sappi Dissolving Pulp has partnered with viscose manufacturer Birla Cellulose to provide a forest-to-garment traceability solution for brand owners. Through this collaborative partnership, its dissolving pulp brand, Sappi Verve, continues to strengthen its sustainability credentials within the... 

Rainbow, Bosveld to co-develop South African rare earths project

3rd November 2020 Aim-listed Rainbow Rare Earths has signed a binding agreement for the co-development of the Phalaborwa rare earths project, in South Africa, with Bosveld Phosphates. The project comprises about 35-million tonnes of gypsum resulting from historic phosphate hard rock mining, containing rare earth... 

Extending housing finance crucial for sub-Saharan Africa, says professor

3rd November 2020 There is  growing pressure on the affordable housing sector in sub-Saharan Africa and, therefore, extending housing finance is critical to solving this problem, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School International Housing Finance Program Founder and director Professor Marja Hoek-Smit has said.... 

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