Engineering News | Economy Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:44:56 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Altron reviewing options as City of Tshwane contract is set aside https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altron-reviewing-options-as-city-of-tshwane-contract-is-set-aside-2019-07-17 Nadine James TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIONS Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:18:00 +0200 525873 1563367412 1563365880 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Economists expect Reserve Bank to cut repo rate by 25 basis points https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economists-expect-reserve-bank-to-cut-repo-rate-by-25-basis-points-2019-07-17 African News Agency Economy Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:11:00 +0200 525870 1563365636 1563365460 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812137_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Ayanda Myoli appointed as acting Necsa CEO as Robertson departs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ayanda-myoli-appointed-as-acting-necsa-ceo-as-robertson-departs-2019-07-17 Terence Creamer NECSA Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:10:00 +0200 525866 1563366072 1563365400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812131_resized_ayandamyoli1022.jpeg Ayanda Myoli 511 287 Radical plan to stem Necsa losses proposed and then withdrawn by board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/radical-plan-to-stem-necsa-losses-proposed-and-then-withdrawn-by-board-2019-07-17-1 Rebecca Campbell Nuclear Wed, 17 Jul 2019 10:39:00 +0200 525830 1563357077 1563352740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812045_resized_pelindabanuclearresearchcenter103111022duane3.jpg An aerial view of Necsa’s Pelindaba complex 511 287 Corruption busters still cash-strapped, but DOJ in talks with Treasury about private funding https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/corruption-busters-still-cash-strapped-but-doj-in-talks-with-treasury-about-private-funding-2019-07-17 News24Wire CORRUPTION Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:48:00 +0200 525801 1563349030 1563346080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 South African interest rates may fall, and not due to politics https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-interest-rates-may-fall-and-not-due-to-politics-2019-07-17 Bloomberg ECONOMY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 08:31:00 +0200 525797 1563349841 1563345060 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Responsible remuneration gaining traction, but more work needed – PwC https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/responsible-remuneration-gaining-traction-but-more-work-needed-pwc-2019-07-16 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:49:00 +0200 525780 1563288702 1563288540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Municipal managers to be hauled before Parliament to explain repeat adverse audits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/municipal-managers-to-be-hauled-before-parliament-to-explain-repeat-adverse-audits-2019-07-16 African News Agency Economy Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:13:00 +0200 525759 1563286459 1563282780 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811879_resized_parliament20180220181022.jpg 511 287 AfDB debars construction company for fraudulent practices https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/afdb-debars-construction-company-for-fraudulent-practices-2019-07-16 Nadine James ECONOMY Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:54:00 +0200 525750 1563282873 1563281640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 BBC welcomes financial support for Black Industrialists Programme https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bbc-welcomes-financial-support-for-black-industrialists-programme-2019-07-16 Nadine James TRADE Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:31:00 +0200 525721 1563274310 1563273060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Didiza calls for conversation with land owners https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/didiza-calls-for-conversation-with-land-owners-2019-07-16 African News Agency Economy Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:56:00 +0200 525716 1563281102 1563270960 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811797_resized_thokodidiza21022.jpg Agriculture, Land Reform & Rural Development Thoko Didiza 511 287 EOH says bribery, corruption limited to a few individuals, subsidiaries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-says-bribery-corruption-limited-to-a-few-individuals-subsidiaries-2019-07-16 Schalk Burger FINANCIAL Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:16:00 +0200 525708 1563288133 1563268560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811776_resized_stephenvancoller204191022.jpg EOH CEO Stephen van Coller 511 287 ‘Monetisation’ of risks will be key to transitioning from climate awareness to resilience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/monetisation-of-risks-will-be-key-to-transitioning-from-climate-awareness-to-resilience-2019-07-16 Terence Creamer CLIMATE RESILIENCE Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:25:00 +0200 525663 1563262046 1563261900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811683_resized_ianallisonmottmacdonald1022.jpg Mott MacDonald global head of climate resilience services Ian Allison 511 287 GEPF looks to invest more offshore https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gepf-looks-to-invest-more-offshore-2019-07-16 Bloomberg INVESTMENT Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:21:00 +0200 525662 1563263208 1563261660 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 What Africa’s key central banks will discuss in the next ten days https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/what-africas-key-central-banks-will-discuss-in-the-next-ten-days-2019-07-16 Bloomberg ECONOMY Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:07:00 +0200 525655 1563261150 1563260820 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Gautrain adds R6.4bn to the Gauteng economy a year, says new study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gautrain-adds-r64bn-to-the-gauteng-economy-a-year-says-new-study-2019-07-15 Irma Venter RAIL Mon, 15 Jul 2019 15:45:00 +0200 525627 1563199970 1563198300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811602_resized_jacobmmamaboloandjackvandermerwe0719irma1022.jpg Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Jacob Mamabolo and Gautrain Management Agency CEO Jack van der Merwe 511 287 Jacob Zuma details ‘conspiracy’ against him https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jacob-zuma-details-conspiracy-against-him-2019-07-15 Sashnee Moodley Economy Mon, 15 Jul 2019 12:42:00 +0200 525591 1563200009 1563187320 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811536_resized_jacobzuma15072019reuters1022.jpg Former President Jacob Zuma 511 287 Total South Africa achieves Level 1 BBBEE rating https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/total-south-africa-achieves-level-1-bbbee-rating-2019-07-15 Marleny Arnoldi LABOUR Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:59:00 +0200 525574 1563181562 1563181140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Eskom’s quickest fix is giving it cash now, swapping debt later https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-quickest-fix-is-giving-it-cash-now-swapping-debt-later-2019-07-15 Bloomberg ELECTRICITY Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:32:00 +0200 525568 1563182272 1563179520 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Climate change takes priority in Creecy’s budget vote debate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/climate-change-takes-priority-in-creecys-budget-vote-debate-2019-07-12 Nadine James ENIVIRONMENTAL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:48:00 +0200 525489 1562939795 1562935680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811344_resized_barbaracreecygauteng0319.jpeg Barbara Creecy 511 312 Fedusa welcomes appointment of Ivan Fredericks to PIC board https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fedusa-welcomes-appointment-of-ivan-fredericks-to-pic-board-2019-07-12 African News Agency Economy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:20:00 +0200 525486 1562935193 1562934000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811335_resized_picpublicinvestmentcorporationlogo1022.jpg 511 287 Heavy haul industry business models to be modelled under 4IR – Monakali https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-haul-industry-business-models-to-be-modelled-under-4ir-monakali-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke TRANSPORT / RAIL Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:00:00 +0200 525477 1562932947 1562932800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811311_resized_brianmonakalitransnet07191022dylan.jpg Transnet Freight Rail GM Brian Monakali 511 287 Eskom seeks advice on how to spend financial aid https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-seeks-advice-on-how-to-spend-financial-aid-2019-07-12 News24Wire Economy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 14:00:00 +0200 525480 1562935119 1562932800 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811320_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 WearCheck acquires reliability testing company, boosts services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wearcheck-acquires-reliability-testing-company-boosts-services-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke CONDITION MONITORING Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525476 1562936623 1562929020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811308_resized_conditionmonitoringneilrobinsonmdofwearcheck0720191022.jpg WearCheck MD Neil Robinson 511 287 Denel’s liquidity crisis plunges employees into new financial crisis https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/denels-liquidity-crisis-plunges-employees-into-new-financial-crisis-2019-07-12 Simone Liedtke LABOUR / DEFENSE Fri, 12 Jul 2019 12:28:00 +0200 525472 1562927360 1562927280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 DA demands answers about 'go-slow' at Transnet's Ngqura port https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/da-demands-answers-about-go-slow-at-transnets-ngqura-port-2019-07-12 African News Agency Economy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:12:00 +0200 525454 1562935020 1562922720 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811268_resized_portofngquratransnet403101022duane.jpg 511 287 SAA has R1.1bn stuck in cash-strapped Zimbabwe https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-has-r11bn-stuck-in-cash-strapped-zimbabwe-2019-07-12 News24Wire Economy Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:42:00 +0200 525450 1562934949 1562920920 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811261_resized_saaa3303001022.jpg 511 287 2019 White Paper sets objectives for science, technology and innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/2019-white-paper-sets-objectives-for-south-african-science-technology-innovation-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524466 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Africa needs to give priority to rules of origin for products – Unctad https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/africa-needs-to-give-priority-to-rules-of-origin-for-products-unctad-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Trade Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524302 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Bank bails Denel out amid union demand for action on irregularities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/commercial-bank-bails-out-denel-separately-union-demands-action-on-irregularities-2019-07-12 Rebecca Campbell Defence & Aerospace Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524263 1562592318 1562882400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Mboweni promises contingency reserve funds for SAA, SABC, Denel https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mboweni-promises-contingency-reserve-funds-for-saa-sabc-denel-2019-07-11 African News Agency STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:11:00 +0200 525392 1562876017 1562875860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 SAA chair has quit – Gordhan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/saa-chair-has-quit-gordhan-2019-07-11 Reuters AVIATION Thu, 11 Jul 2019 22:05:00 +0200 525391 1562875670 1562875500 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Gordhan says draft Eskom unbundling White Paper to be finalised soon https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gordhan-says-draft-eskom-unbundling-white-paper-to-be-finalised-soon-2019-07-11 Terence Creamer ESKOM Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:25:00 +0200 525382 1562871467 1562855100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000811062_resized_pravingordhan110220316duane.jpeg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 511 287 Ngqura port go-slow affecting South Africa's automotive production, citrus exports https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/transnet-suspends-ngqura-container-terminal-employees-for-go-slow-2019-07-11 Nadine James STATE COMPANIES Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:01:00 +0200 525371 1562855131 1562853660 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 IRP will serve before Cabinet only in September as Nedlac process drags on https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/irp-will-serve-before-cabinet-only-in-september-as-nedlac-process-drags-on-2019-07-11 Terence Creamer ENERGY Thu, 11 Jul 2019 14:23:00 +0200 525350 1562852832 1562847780 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810989_resized_gwedemantashe12003181022.jpg Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe 511 287 South African ports ‘need to evolve’ – specialist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-ports-need-to-evolve-specialist-2019-07-11 Simone Liedtke PORTS Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:57:00 +0200 525331 1562842748 1562842620 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810934_resized_lwandilemabbuza1022.jpg Transnet National Ports Authority logistics supply chain specialist Lwandile Mabuza 511 287 Dirco to focus on facilitating more foreign direct investment to South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/dirco-to-focus-on-facilitating-more-foreign-direct-investment-to-south-africa-2019-07-11 African News Agency INVESTMENT Thu, 11 Jul 2019 12:56:00 +0200 525330 1562852018 1562842560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000810928_resized_naledipandor2220620191022.jpg International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor 511 287