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19th April 2019 EMVAfrica stocks and supplies industrial stainless steel pipes, tubes, fittings, flanges as well as valves and actuators. The powerful new EMVAfrica brand stems from the consolidation of three solid companies - Energy Engineered Products, Multi Alloys and E-Metals Cape. 

Exceptional Workshops For 2019 Sapics Conference

18th April 2019 The new normal for supply chains involves uncertainty, complexity and risk, according to international supply chain risk management specialist, Gregory Schlegel. A professor at Lehigh University in the USA, a renowned author and founder of the global Supply Chain Risk Management Consortium,... 

Africa's sole nuclear plant undergoes revamp to extend lifespan

By: Bloomberg     18th April 2019 Eskom Holdings, the State utility that supplies 95% of South Africa’s power, is overhauling the continent’s sole nuclear plant with the aim of extending its lifespan by at least 20 years. The revamp of the 1 860 MW Koeberg facility comes as Eskom struggles to produce enough electricity to meet... 

Kwikspace assists emerging farmers in Macassar

By: Creamer Media Reporter      17th April 2019 Historically a fishing and boat-making community, the small town of Macassar in Cape Town is branching out to farming. The Cape Agency for Sustainable Integrated Development in Rural Areas contacted Kwikspace about providing alternative building solutions that are prefabricated and modular for... 

Five ways to tread a little lighter this Earth Day

16th April 2019 Earth Day is celebrated annually on 22 April. Now in its 49th year, Earth Day is one of the largest observances in the world with one billion people in 192 countries participating in activities each year1. ‘Protect Our Species’, the theme for this year’s Earth Day calls on all citizens around the... 

Tiffany training Africans to cut diamonds sourced from the region

By: Bloomberg     15th April 2019 Tiffany & Co has been expanding its workforce in sub-Saharan Africa – a region of almost one billion people where the jewellery giant does not have a single store. More than a quarter of the New York-based company’s 1 500 global diamond cutters and polishers are now based in Africa, CEO... 

The Cape Town International Animation Festival: Springboard for success!

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th April 2019 The 8th Cape Town International Animation Festival, proudly presented by Animation SA, took place from 8th to 10th of March 2019 at the River Club in Observatory, Cape Town. The star-studded programme included none other than Peter Ramsey, director of the recent Golden Globe and Oscar winning... 

New TVET college campus coming to Mitchell’s Plain

By: Creamer Media Reporter      12th April 2019 False Bay TVET College has received confirmation of the approval of its long-cherished project to establish a College campus in Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town. Minister Naledi Pandor has announced that the world-class facility, to be built at a cost of R386 million, will serve Mitchell’s Plain,... 

South Africa must do 'a lot more' work to improve credit ratings – S&P 

By: News24Wire      12th April 2019 It has been two years since Standard & Poor's downgraded South Africa's foreign currency debt to junk status, and the sticking point is its weak economic performance, an official of S&P Global Ratings has said. Speaking during a panel discussion at the S&P Global Annual South Africa Conference... 

I’m not going to be mayor

By: Martin Zhuwakinyu     12th April 2019 Cape Town has always had an attitude. Some years back, advertising icon Reg Lascaris ran an advertisement that had the tag line 'What is Cape Town Without the C?' (work it out). There was a bit of an outcry. This is the Town Where We Are Different. I live in Cape Town and I am not sorry –... 

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