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EngineeringNews 3h
AfDB approves $250m risk participation agreement with ABSA: The African Development Bank (AfDB), this week, approved an unfunded $250-million risk participation agreement (RPA) with ABSA Bank. This RPA, housed within the AfDB’s Trade Finance operations,…
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EngineeringNews 3h
FCA South Africa appoints new CFO, head of network development: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) South Africa has appointed Juan Wheeler CFO and Daniell Theron head of network development. He has served in various regions within Ford Motor Company for the…
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EngineeringNews 3h
ANC not fulfilling people's expectations – Ramaphosa: African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa called for self-correction in the party following what he said was a "dramatic decline in support" during the 2016 local government elections.…
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EngineeringNews 6h
Emira to start leasing The Bolton apartments in Rosebank from August: JSE-listed real estate investment trust Emira Property Fund’s R200-million The Bolton apartment block, in Rosebank, will start welcoming its first residents in August. Emira converted…
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EngineeringNews 6h
Rival aerospace majors win orders and commitments for over 1 100 airliners at show: Global commercial aerospace giants Airbus and Boeing have each reported hundreds of orders for their airliners at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow, currently…
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EngineeringNews 6h
Electricity interruptions impact on Sasol’s FY18 production performance: Several unplanned electricity supply interruptions and two internal outages at its Secunda synfuels operations, resulted in lower production volumes for petrochemicals group Sasol…
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EngineeringNews 9h
Public works to recover R1.2bn lost through lease irregularities and corruption: While the Department of Public Works turns to the court for the recovery of around R1.2-billion lost to collusion, corruption and irregularities in leases, Minister of…
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EngineeringNews 9h
Trade war could knock 3% off global GDP – Bank of France study: An international trade war with wide-ranging tariff hikes could cut global gross domestic product by as much as three percent, according to a study by the French central bank on Thursday.…
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EngineeringNews 12h
High-level meeting to be held to decide on easing of Cape Town water restrictions: The Department of Water and Sanitation is expected to hold a high-level meeting on Friday to assess whether the severe water restrictions in Cape Town and surrounding…
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EngineeringNews 12h
SA’s ambitious Youth Employment Service starts taking shape: The Youth Employment Service (YES) aims to create one-million jobs within three years to help alleviate the situation of six-million unemployed youths in South Africa, 60% of whom reside in…
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EngineeringNews 18h
SARB lowers GDP growth projection | WBHO grows its UK presence | Stenprop sells Swiss properties -
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
Stellenbosch Business School ranks top business school in S Africa: The University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) has been ranked as the top business school in South Africa by Eduniversal – an international education rating agency based in Paris.…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
SMEC South Africa to help develop white oil storage terminal in Ethiopia: Consulting engineering firm SMEC South Africa, with support from SMEC International, has been appointed by Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise to develop a white oil products…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
Growthpoint takes first Cape Town commercial property off the water grid: The District building, in Woodstock, has become the first of Growthpoint Properties’ commercial properties in Cape Town to shift off the municipal water grid and become water…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
Mandela centenary commemorated with banknotes and R5 coin: via
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
Stenprop sells Swiss properties: JSE- and LSE-listed Stenprop has completed the sale of two of its properties, Altendorf and Arlesheim, in Switzerland, as part of its strategy of positioning itself as a specialised UK multi-let industrial real estate…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
WBHO grows its UK presence: Wilson Bayly Holmes-Ovcon (WBHO) subsidiary WBHO UK has acquired a 60% stake in UK construction business Russells for £32.8-million, as well as a 31.7% stake in Russell Homes for £3.25-million. Russells provides design,…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
AMSA’s shares rise on expectations of lower losses: ArcelorMittal South Africa’s (AMSA’s) share price on the JSE rose by more than 12% on Thursday morning as the company announced that it expects to report a 25% to 30% narrowing in its losses a share for…
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EngineeringNews Jul 19
SA post office strike over: The South African Post Office strike has been brought to a halt after trade unions reached an agreement regarding salary increase on Wednesday. The strike started on July 3.
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Veronica Creamer Jul 19
Rediscovering Mandela
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