Engineering News | Macro and Micro https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/macro-and-micro Sun, 19 May 2019 12:33:48 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Load-shedding’s impact on first-quarter GDP ‘more muted’ than thought – Intellidex https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/load-sheddings-impact-on-first-quarter-gdp-more-muted-than-thought-intellidex-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke LOAD-SHEDDING Fri, 17 May 2019 16:11:00 +0200 520177 1558102375 1558102260 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ramaphosa appoints head of new NPA investigating unit https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-appoints-head-of-new-npa-investigating-unit-2019-05-17 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 17 May 2019 15:19:00 +0200 520158 1558103271 1558099140 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799776_resized_cyrilramaphosa6060220191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 We need to get our 'house in order' to fix our 'brokenness' – Eskom exec https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/we-need-to-get-our-house-in-order-to-fix-our-brokenness-eskom-exec-2019-05-17 News24Wire Macro and Micro Fri, 17 May 2019 10:25:00 +0200 519942 1558097927 1558081500 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799667_resized_janoberholzereskom1118dylan1022.jpg Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer 511 287 Local expo to showcase South Africa’s manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-expo-to-showcase-south-africas-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Simone Liedtke MANUFACTURING Fri, 17 May 2019 10:18:00 +0200 519935 1558104368 1558081080 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799664_resized_manufacturingericbruggemansaceecceo052019localmanufacturingexpo1022.jpg South African Capital Equipment Export Council CEO Eric Bruggeman 511 287 Land Bank reshuffles executive after CEO's resignation https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/land-bank-reshuffles-executive-after-ceos-resignation-2019-05-16 African News Agency APPOINTMENTS Thu, 16 May 2019 15:35:00 +0200 519852 1558013828 1558013700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Eskom's Mabuza says South Africa facing 'unemployment time bomb' https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskoms-mabuza-says-south-africa-facing-unemployment-time-bomb-2019-05-16 Bloomberg ECONOMY Thu, 16 May 2019 09:56:00 +0200 519733 1558000352 1557993360 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Positive reaction to Radebe’s lifting of licence restraints on small-scale power plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/positive-reaction-to-radebes-lifting-of-licence-restraints-on-small-scale-power-plants-2019-05-15 Terence Creamer ELECTRICITY Wed, 15 May 2019 16:54:00 +0200 519703 1558009820 1557932040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799112_resized_solarpv11022.jpg 511 287 Antibribery, corruption compliance programme critical to combatting corruption – CDH https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/antibribery-corruption-compliance-programme-critical-to-combatting-corruption-cdh-2019-05-15 Simone Liedtke ANTIBRIBERY & CORRUPTION Wed, 15 May 2019 16:21:00 +0200 519697 1558002275 1557930060 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Rescue practitioners expect proceeds of R709m from initial Group Five disposals https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rescue-practitioners-expect-proceeds-of-r709m-from-initial-group-five-disposals-2019-05-15 Terence Creamer CONSTRUCTION Wed, 15 May 2019 16:05:00 +0200 519693 1557930566 1557929100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799090_resized_waterfallconstruction810220814duane.jpeg 511 287 Nersa slams Mashaba’s ‘misleading’ statement on municipal tariff increase https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nersa-slams-mashabas-misleading-statement-on-municipal-tariff-increase-2019-05-15 Sashnee Moodley Macro and Micro Wed, 15 May 2019 15:55:00 +0200 519692 1557929801 1557928500 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799087_resized_hermanmashaba220120191022.jpg City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba 511 287 Eskom 'too big to fail' and won't be privatised, Ramaphosa tells investors https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eskom-too-big-to-fail-and-wont-be-privatised-ramaphosa-tells-investors-2019-05-15 News24Wire Macro and Micro Wed, 15 May 2019 15:46:00 +0200 519690 1557929743 1557927960 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799084_resized_cyrilramaphosa220120191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Cabinet to be restructured to benefit economy – Ramaphosa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-to-be-restructured-to-benefit-economy-ramaphosa-2019-05-15 African News Agency Macro and Micro Wed, 15 May 2019 15:17:00 +0200 519685 1557929093 1557926220 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799071_resized_cyrilramaphosa150520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Court action suspended, parties agree on more transparency in chicken industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/court-action-suspended-parties-agree-on-more-transparency-in-chicken-industry-2019-05-15 African News Agency POULTRY Wed, 15 May 2019 14:17:00 +0200 519676 1557924365 1557922620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Minor petrol, diesel price increase at month end – AA https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/petrol-diesel-to-increase-at-month-end-aa-2019-05-15 News24Wire Macro and Micro Wed, 15 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200 519671 1557929040 1557922080 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799046_resized_petrol1022bloomberg.jpg 511 287 Rise in unemployment rate a call for government to revisit policies https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/rise-in-unemployment-rate-a-call-for-government-to-revisit-policies-2019-05-15 African News Agency Macro and Micro Wed, 15 May 2019 12:36:00 +0200 519669 1557928994 1557916560 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799036_resized_unileveragriculturesunflowerfarmmookgophong304131022duane.jpg 511 287 Ramaphosa says to speed up economic reforms, fix Eskom https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-committed-to-speedy-economic-reforms-2019-05-15 Reuters ECONOMY Wed, 15 May 2019 10:10:00 +0200 519633 1557930640 1557907800 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798995_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Long4Life beats sales estimates, suspends dividend https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/long4life-reports-annual-profit-suspends-dividend-2019-05-15 Reuters INVESTMENT Wed, 15 May 2019 09:48:00 +0200 519623 1557922611 1557906480 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Cabinet could be reduced by as many as nine departments and 15 deputy ministries https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cabinet-could-be-reduced-by-as-many-as-nine-departments-and-15-deputy-ministriescabinet-could-be-reduced-by-as-many-as-nine-departments-and-15-deputy-ministries-2019-05-15 News24Wire CABINET Wed, 15 May 2019 08:50:00 +0200 519606 1557928827 1557903000 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798951_resized_cyrilramaphosampscabinetparliamentsona0220181022.jpg 511 287 President's correct, S Africans need to act together to realise economic opportunities – Baissac https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/president-is-correct-south-africans-need-to-act-together-to-realise-economic-opportunities-baissac-2019-05-14 Martin Creamer MINING INVESTMENT Tue, 14 May 2019 16:17:00 +0200 519582 1558082647 1557843420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 1 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798899_resized_martincreamerclaudebaissaic2best.jpg Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac (right) with Mining Weekly Online's Martin Creamer 511 287 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/attachments/78403_2019-05-14_claude_baissac_-_2.mp495856266Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Eunomix CEO Claude Baissac talks to Mining Weekly Online’s Martin Creamer about South Africa’s economic growth needs. Video: Nicholas Boyd. Photograph: Dylan Slater. Ramaphosa must appoint skilled, experienced, dedicated ministers – business chamber https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-must-appoint-skilled-experienced-dedicated-ministers-business-chamber-2019-05-14 African News Agency Macro and Micro Tue, 14 May 2019 14:08:00 +0200 519548 1557841627 1557835680 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798837_resized_sacci1022.jpg 511 287 MiX Telematics expects further growth on the back of solid 2019 results https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mix-telematics-expects-further-growth-on-the-back-of-solid-2019-results-2019-05-14 Simone Liedtke LOGISTICS Tue, 14 May 2019 12:17:00 +0200 519530 1557829097 1557829020 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 CER urges Ramaphosa to appoint environment-focussed Cabinet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cer-urges-ramaphosa-to-appoint-environment-focussed-cabinet-2019-05-14 Sashnee Moodley Macro and Micro Tue, 14 May 2019 12:13:00 +0200 519529 1557841668 1557828780 99999999999 David Shepherd 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798812_resized_cyrilramaphosa110520191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Release of IRP 'imminent' – Energy Minister https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/release-of-irp-imminent-energy-minister-2019-05-14 African News Agency Macro and Micro Tue, 14 May 2019 12:00:00 +0200 519534 1557841747 1557828000 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798821_resized_jeffradebe280320191022.jpg Energy Minister Jeff Radebe 511 287 Unemployment rate increases to 27.6% in Q1 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/unemployment-rate-increases-to-276-in-q1-2019-05-14 Tasneem Bulbulia UNEMPLOYMENT RATE Tue, 14 May 2019 11:33:00 +0200 519520 1557841791 1557826380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798799_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Trade 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