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Japan continues to assist in oil cleanup off Mauritius coast

2nd September 2020 Following a massive oil leak earlier this month from a stranded vessel off the coast of Mauritius, Japan has dispatched a third Japan Disaster Relief Expert (DRE) team to undertake on-site environmental assistance activities, at the request of the Mauritian government. The team left Japan on... 

EDS Systems launches GHG emissions monitoring, reporting tool

2nd September 2020 Technology company EDS Systems has launched a carbon tax analytics solution called EcoGauge. This locally designed tool assists organisations with the monitoring and management of their carbon emissions, to ultimately help reduce the administrative burden of compliance measurement and... 

Libstar grows interim revenue despite supply chain, consumer demand challenges

2nd September 2020 JSE-listed fast-moving consumer goods holding company Libstar has delivered robust interim results, with revenue increases reported for household and personal care products, as well as some food categories, despite Covid-19 impacts. Libstar recorded a 1.9% year-on-year growth in group revenue... 

PIC further decreases stake in PPC to 9.5%

2nd September 2020 The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has reduced its shareholding in JSE-listed cement manufacturer PPC Cement from 13.98% to 9.52%. The State-owned fund manager in June reduced its shareholding from 25% to 19.9% and has continued to reduce its shareholding since then.  

PE port operations manager appointed chair of maritime cluster

1st September 2020 Transnet National Ports Authority has announced that Port of Port Elizabeth senior operations manager Faisal Sultan has been appointed chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Bay Maritime Cluster. He will lead a team of seven members in providing strategic direction to achieve the cluster’s vision,... 

Nigerian govt pledges support for Kogi’s steel project

1st September 2020 The Nigerian Ministry of Mines and Steel Development (MMSD) has recognised the effort that ASX-listed Kogi Iron is making to contribute to the diversification of the country’s economy through the proposed Agbaja cast steel project. The company received a formal letter at the end of August from... 

Sinohydro to help develop Kodal’s Bougouni lithium project

1st September 2020 Aim-listed Kodal Minerals has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with engineering and construction contractor company Sinohydro to jointly develop the Bougouni lithium project, in Mali. Sinohydro is a subsidiary of Chinese State-owned PowerChina, which is a leading engineering and... 

Makololo appointed to head up Bombardier in South Africa

1st September 2020 Global mobility technology leader Bombardier Transportation has appointed Makgola Makololo MD for the South African business. In this role, Makololo will be responsible for Bombardier Transportation’s strategy development and deployment in the country, with sustainable customer and partner... 

Petredec forms South African subsidiary after acquiring Jubane, Oilco

1st September 2020 Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) trading and shipping company Petredec has launched a subsidiary in South Africa called Petrefuel, after recently acquiring Empangeni-based fuels wholesaler Jubane Petroleum and fuels distributor Oilco last year. Petrefuel will operate alongside Petregaz, which is... 

Juwi completes first of three awarded solar projects

1st September 2020 Juwi Renewable Energies has announced that the Droogfontein 2 Solar Park, near Kimberley, has reached full grid code compliance and started commercial operations. The 179 ha area, which comprises 260 000 solar panels on a single-axis tracker system, is supplying 75 MW to the national grid.  


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