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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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ICA notes slow progress in Business Interruption claims process ahead of court case

26th August 2020 There has been slow progress on the Covid-19 Business Interruption claims process ahead of the September 1 court case, specialist loss adjustment firm Insurance Claims Africa (ICA) noted during a webinar on August 26. The company is representing more than 700 clients in the tourism and... 

Hummingbird makes strides in interim period

26th August 2020 Aim-listed Hummingbird Resources achieved significant progress during the six months to June 30, despite the difficulties of navigating the Covid-19 pandemic, CEO Dan Betts says. “The recent political unrest in Mali, while a concern, has not impacted on our current operations, which are some 280... 

Adcock Ingram reports satisfying results despite headwinds

26th August 2020 Pharmaceutical manufacturer the Adcock Ingram Group posted headline earnings from continuing operations of R709.4-million for the financial year ended June 30. This was an increase on the headline earnings of R701-million posted for the 2019 financial year. 

Africa Prize selects 2020 finalists ahead of virtual event

25th August 2020 A more affordable, effective cervical cancer screening device, a digital platform to help farmers plan and distribute crops, a new way to secure banking through facial recognition, and a tool that monitors the condition of solar photovoltaic (PV) installations are the four innovations selected as... 

Stanlib acquires stake in Mulilo Group

25th August 2020 South African asset manager Stanlib’s Infrastructure Investments unit has acquired a 10% equity stake in Mulilo Energy Holdings, which is a R1.8-billion privately-owned renewable energy developer. This transaction is strategic and complementary to both companies, Mulilo says. 

Agile businesses most likely to weather pandemic well, PwC study shows

25th August 2020 More than 50% of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) private business respondents expect revenue to decline in the coming months, professional services firm PwC’s EMEA Private Business Survey shows. Respondents believe that taking a strategic approach to resilience and operating sustainably... 

Volco Power notes readiness to supply LNG to South African industry

25th August 2020 The global and local natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) industries are changing and the global influx of supply, lower prices and environmental benefits of natural gas are driving consumers to convert from other fossil fuels, says natural gas solutions provider Volco Power. The company... 

Solidarity Fund delivers first batch of ventilators to hospitals

25th August 2020 The Solidarity Fund reports that the first batch of ventilators, initially earmarked for delivery at the end of August, have been delivered ahead of schedule. In early July, the fund approved the additional funding of R405-million to go towards the purchase of critical healthcare equipment for... 

Covid-19 impacts business landscape in the steel manufacturing industry, says Macsteel

24th August 2020 African manufacturer, merchandiser and distributor of steel and value-added products Macsteel is planning to leverage on technology to sustain its business growth as part of its post-Covid-19 business continuity plan. This after the spread of Covid-19 created business disruption around the world,... 

Erwic awards to honour women in construction

24th August 2020 Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille will address finalists and attendees of the Empowerment and Recognition of Women in Construction (Erwic) Awards on August 26. The awards will recognise ten construction entities for their role in developing women in the industry. 


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