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Tasneem Bulbulia

Tasneem Bulbulia

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

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Richards Bay storage facility to bolster reliability of LPG supply

31st May 2019 Bulk liquid storage operator Bidvest Tank Terminals’ (BTT’s) R1-billion mounded liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage facility in Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal, is set to house the largest tanks in the world and is expected to greatly enhance LPG supply in Southern Africa once completed, the... 

Fatality at Harmony’s Nyala shaft

30th May 2019 A Harmony Gold employee died in an engineering-related accident at the company’s Nyala hoisting shaft, situated near the Phakisa operation, in the Free State, on Wednesday night. An investigation into the accident is under way. 

Barometer aims to effect employee-centred benefits

30th May 2019 To create financial wellbeing for individuals and their families, it must be contextualised in an environment where a primary focus is placed on creating both a wellbeing economy and a wellbeing corporation, Alexander Forbes says. Its ‘Benefits Barometer 2018’ report, which was released on... 

Features in South Africa grocery sector may hamper competition, inquiry finds

29th May 2019 The Competition Commission's Grocery Retail Market Inquiry found that there are features in the South African grocery retail sector that may prevent, distort or restrict competition, panel member Lulama Mtanga said on Wednesday. The Grocery Retail Sector Market Inquiry was established on October... 

Vukile records above-market full-year performance

29th May 2019 Vukile Property Fund achieved 7.5% growth in dividends to 181.48c a share for the financial year ended March 31, boasting a strong, above-market performance in a “tough” year. At a briefing on its results, on Monday, CEO Laurence Rapp said the year had been characterised by difficult... 

Case against Aurora directors postponed to July

28th May 2019 A court case against the directors of Aurora Empowerment Systems has been postponed to July 15 to allow the State to locate one of the accused, the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse said on Tuesday. Aurora directors Khulubuse Zuma, Zondwa Mandela and Thulani Ngubane appeared in the Springs regional... 

Areas of uncertainty regarding Mining Charter likely to raise compliance costs

28th May 2019 Although Mining Charter III has resulted in greater collaboration between stakeholders across the mining industry, while taking into account the realities facing the industry, areas of uncertainty remain and these are likely to raise compliance costs. This was discussed during a Webber Wentzel... 

Transformation deal enhances Talbot & Talbot’s position in the water sector

28th May 2019 Black-owned investment holding company Thesele Group’s acquisition of a 35% stake in South African water and wastewater solutions provider Talbot & Talbot opens the door for Talbot & Talbot to access opportunities in the South African public sector and positions the company well among its peers... 

Sakeliga heads to SCA over power interruptions

27th May 2019 Business organisation Sakeliga will be heading to the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA), in Bloemfontein, to have the judgment that prohibits State-owned power utility Eskom from unlawfully interrupting the electricity supply to defaulting municipalities upheld. On March 7, the North Gauteng High... 

Gold Fields completes buyback of $250m worth of 2020 notes

27th May 2019 JSE-listed Gold Fields on Monday announced the successful buyback of $250-million of the outstanding 2020 notes. The successful completion of the new bonds, as well as the buyback helps Gold Field to achieve one of its key financial objectives for this year, namely extending the maturity of its... 


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