Engineering News | Economy Home https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/economy Sun, 21 Jul 2019 10:31:07 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Plan in place to deal with ongoing electricity supply disruptions in Gauteng https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/plan-in-place-to-deal-with-ongoing-electricity-supply-disruptions-in-gauteng-2019-07-19 Simone Liedtke ELECTRICITY Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:36:00 +0200 526185 1563532661 1563532560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 South African, Indian defence industries agree on areas of collaboration https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-and-indian-defence-industries-agree-of-areas-of-collaboration-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell AEROSPACE & DEFENCE Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:31:00 +0200 526184 1563538961 1563532260 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Water, sanitation challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-sanitation-challenges-2019-07-19 Creamer Media Reporter Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:48:00 +0200 526127 1563541292 1563529680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812830_resized_1022x575secondtakeen.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78971_2019-07-19_second_take_en_-_2.mp468496001Water, sanitation challenges Water, sanitation challenges Air Products, Jeka highlight benefits of solar rooftop installations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/air-products-jeka-highlight-benefits-of-solar-rooftop-installations-2019-06-11 Simone Liedtke RENEWABLE ENERGY Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:51:00 +0200 522383 1563527343 1563526260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805110_resized_airproductsspartanpvpanels05191022dylan.jpg 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78961_2019-05-22_airproducts_-_2.mp441981233Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Air Products GM Maropeng Bahula speaks to Engineering News Online about the company’s newly-installed solar rooftop PV system, while Jeka Energy CEO Thembani Marhanele touches on some of the system’s specifics. Video & Editing: Creamer Media’s Nicholas Boyd. Pioneer’s shares rise on $1.7bn PepsiCo deal https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pioneers-shares-rise-on-17bn-pepsico-deal-2019-07-19 Simone Liedtke FOOD & BEVERAGE Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:42:00 +0200 526154 1563543544 1563525720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812797_resized_pepsico0719bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Union reports Denel has failed to pay contributions to pension fund https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/union-reports-denel-has-failed-to-pay-contributions-to-pension-fund-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Defence Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:17:00 +0200 526150 1563526317 1563524220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 OPINION: Making farming cool for youngsters https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/making-farming-cool-for-youngsters-2019-07-19 Martin Zhuwakinyu AFRICA BEAT Fri, 19 Jul 2019 08:00:00 +0200 526082 1563520357 1563516000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812732_resized_martinzhuwakinyu60719dylancopy1022.jpg Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Martin Zhuwakinyu 511 287 Federation committed to small business growth https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-committed-to-small-business-growth-2019-07-02 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524435 1563260123 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809303_resized_seifsabrandedprofiletrainingcentre1907191022.jpg TECHNICAL SKILLS Seifsa’s training ensures that people in the metals and engineering sector become technically skilled individuals so that they can create products of high quality for the industry 511 287 Pre-eminent representation reaffirmed by Seifsa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-reaffirms-preeminent-representative-position-of-members-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524425 1563260124 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809300_resized_seifsabrandedprofileluciotrentini1907191022.jpg LUCIO TRENTINI It is imperative for companies to speak with one common voice when dealing with the challenges facing the sector 511 287 Federation looks forward to salary negotiations https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/federation-looks-forward-to-salary-negotiations-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524429 1563260125 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809278_resized_seifsabrandedprofilesibusisomthejana1907191022.jpg SIBUSISO MTHENJANA Companies want to know their rights and legal obligations towards employees 511 287 Sector still affected by economic downturn https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/economic-downturn-production-disruption-still-affects-me-sector-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524417 1563355633 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809290_resized_seifsabrandedprofilemichaelade190719dylan1022.jpg DR MICHAEL ADE The M&E sector has been very resilient, registering a slight quarterly annual increase in its share of the country’s gross domestic product 511 287 Seifsa intensifying role in metals and engineering sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-intensifying-role-in-metals-and-engineering-sector-2019-07-19 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524422 1563456474 1563487200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809244_resized_seifsabrandedprofilekaizernyatsumba1907191022.jpg KAIZER NYATSUMBA The aspirations of the federation run concurrently with the aspirations of the sector, as well as those of the country 511 287 Awards for excellence encourage industry innovation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/awards-for-excellence-encourage-industry-innovation-2019-07-02 Mamaili Mamaila Economy Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524426 1563518099 1563487200 1879106400 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000809286_resized_seifsabrandedprofileseifsaawardsforexcellence1907191022.jpg WOMEN REPRESENTATION Seifsa will include a category that acknowledges the excellence of women in engineering at the 2020 awards edition 511 287 Think-tank attacks SAX for failing to provide requested information https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/think-tank-attacks-state-owned-regional-airline-for-failing-to-provide-requested-information-2019-07-19 Rebecca Campbell Aviation Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 525073 1563260128 1563487200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Repo rate cut welcomed https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/repo-rate-cut-welcomed-2019-07-18 Sane Dhlamini Economy Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:56:00 +0200 526104 1563516264 1563461760 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812695_resized_sarbbuilding1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 WEF on Africa to focus on inclusiveness in the 4IR https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/wef-on-africa-to-focus-on-inclusiveness-in-the-4ir-2019-07-18 Tasneem Bulbulia ECONOMY Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:22:00 +0200 526087 1563459937 1563459720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Reserve Bank cuts repo rate https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/reserve-bank-cuts-repo-rate-2019-07-18 News24Wire Economy Thu, 18 Jul 2019 15:23:00 +0200 526064 1563458894 1563456180 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812600_resized_lesetjakganyago1022reuters.jpg SARB governor Lesetja Kganyago 511 287 Calisto takes majority interest in Cartrack, triggering mandatory offer https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/calisto-takes-majority-interest-in-cartrack-triggering-mandatory-offer-2019-07-18 Simone Liedtke FLEET MANAGEMENT Thu, 18 Jul 2019 14:34:00 +0200 526041 1563453319 1563453240 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Bahrain composites group aiming to use PRASA contract as platform for expansion into other sectors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bahrain-composites-group-aiming-to-use-prasa-contract-as-platform-for-expansion-into-other-sectors-2019-07-18 Terence Creamer MANUFACTURING Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:45:00 +0200 526024 1563519674 1563450300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812464_resized_drsameraljishibfgafrica07191022dylan.jpg BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78952_2019-07-18_bfg_africa_-_2.mp451260803BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the company's investment in South Africa and prospects for future growth. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 18.7.2019 BFG International group president Dr Samer Aljishi in conversation with Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the company's investment in South Africa and prospects for future growth. Camera Work & Editing: Nicholas Boyd. Recorded: 18.7.2019 Eskom to pay Nedbank R9m in interest before month end https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-to-pay-nedbank-r9m-in-interest-before-month-end-2019-07-18 News24Wire Economy Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:51:00 +0200 525989 1563456081 1563443460 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812369_resized_eskomlogo16052018bloomberg1022.jpg 511 287 Nehawu 'disappointed' by government's intent to cut 30 000 public service jobs https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nehawu-disappointed-by-governments-intent-to-cut-30-000-public-service-jobs-2019-07-18 African News Agency Economy Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:28:00 +0200 525968 1563460496 1563438480 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812319_resized_nehawulogo21022.jpg 511 287 Record private equity investment indicative of growth potential https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/record-private-equity-investment-indicative-of-growth-potential-2019-07-17 Simone Liedtke PRIVATE EQUITY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 18:05:00 +0200 525918 1563430471 1563379500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812244_resized_privateequitytanyavanlill072019savca1022.jpg Savca CEO Tanya van Lill 511 287 South Africa positioning itself within platinum-rich hydrogen economy https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-positioned-for-emerging-hydrogen-economy-2019-07-17 Martin Creamer PLATINUM GROUP METALS Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:29:00 +0200 525913 1563455087 1563373740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812220_resized_trudimakhaya0719martincreamer1022.jpg Trudi Makhaya 511 287 CIPC to implement key iXBRL Phase 2 changes by Oct 1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cipc-to-implement-key-ixbrl-phase-2-changes-by-oct-1-2019-07-17 Nadine James ECONOMY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 16:02:00 +0200 525902 1563373542 1563372120 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Nelson Mandela collectable coin series unveiled https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-nelson-mandela-collectable-coin-series-unveiled-2019-07-17 Thabi Madiba Economy Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:55:00 +0200 525897 1563372729 1563371700 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812186_resized_protear251ozrevresized1022.jpg The 1 oz R25 gold coin 511 287 Zuma denies insisting Gama be appointed Transnet CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zuma-denies-insisting-gama-be-appointed-transnet-ceo-2019-07-17-1 African News Agency STATE CAPTURE Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:52:00 +0200 525882 1563368502 1563367920 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812156_resized_siyabongagama110220717duane.jpg Siyabonga Gama 511 287 Fixing Eskom will result in higher taxes, electricity prices – economist https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fixing-eskom-will-result-in-higher-taxes-electricity-prices-warns-absa-chief-economist-2019-07-17 Irma Venter ECONOMY Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:43:00 +0200 525879 1563368277 1563367380 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812147_resized_absajeffgable0719dylan1022.jpg Absa research head and chief economist Jeff Gable 511 287 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 1563372197 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 1563367662 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 1563372272 1563365400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812131_resized_ayandamyoli1022.jpeg Ayanda Myoli 511 287 SOEs in need of expert staff – Gordhan https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/soes-in-need-of-expert-staff-gordhan-2019-07-17 African News Agency Economy Wed, 17 Jul 2019 14:09:00 +0200 525868 1563372904 1563365340 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000812134_resized_pravingordhan1010220716duane.jpg Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan 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 1563372301 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 1563456253 1563281640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0