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EngineeringNews 5h
Selling off assets won't save SAA, says DA: Reported plans to sell off certain assets will not save the South African Airways (SAA) and the airline needs to be put into business rescue, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. The DA was not surprised by…
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EngineeringNews 8h
Parliament's Environmental Affairs committee pays tribute to late Minister Edna Molewa: Parliament's environmental affairs portfolio committee has joined others in paying tribute to environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa, who died at the age of 61 in…
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EngineeringNews 8h
South African investment mission to Japan 'successful', says acting Invest SA head: Many Japanese companies are keen to invest in South Africa and others are interested in expanding their investments, Invest South Africa acting head Yunus Hoosen said on…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Stimulus plan announced | AMSA appoints new CFO | Angola, IFC court SA investors -
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Air traffic control undergoing a digital revolution: The dramatic advances in information and communications technology, electro-optical technologies and digitalisation have enabled a revolution to take place in terms of airport air (and ground) traffic…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Recycled PET use held back by collection rates: Beverage multinational subsidiary Coca-Cola Bottling South Africa (CCBSA) uses 10% recycled polyethylene terephthalate (rPET) and has completed technical and production validation of 25% rPET content, but…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Initiative seeks to further local procurement in franchising: The Franchise Association of South Africa (Fasa) has partnered with Proudly SA to increase the local procurement of goods and services within the franchising sector by facilitating…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa announces economic stimulus and recovery plan -
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa announces economic stimulus and recovery plan -
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa's new 10-person land reform advisory panel: President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced the names of his 10-person advisory panel on land reform.  The president announced the establishment of the panel when he unveiled the state's stimulus package…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Gordhan: Stimulus plan all about implementation: President Cyril Ramaphosa's newly-announced economic stimulus package has a specific focus on implementation, say economic cluster ministers Pravin Gordhan and Ebrahim Patel. Ramaphosa on Friday morning…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa announces economic, stimulus and recovery plan: Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the new economic, stimulus and recovery plan for South Africa and whether it will help South Africa in its…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa moves to revitalise mining, create certainty: It is imperative that South Africa restores investment and exploration levels in the mining sector as mining and mineral beneficiation activities have significant potential to drive long term…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
South Africa to reallocate R50bn of budget to revive economy – Ramaphosa: South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a raft of policy reform plans on Friday, including re-prioritising R50-billion ($3.5-billion) of public spending to boost economic…
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EngineeringNews Sep 21
Ramaphosa's stimulus plan could push rand to R14/$: The rand started Friday off on the front foot, adding to Thursday's 2% gain against the US dollar on good CPI data, healthy inflow in the bond market and as traders await President Cyril Ramaphosa's…
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EngineeringNews Sep 20
Pilot programme seeks to align artisan training with industry needs: The Centres of Specialisation pilot programme has been launched by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) to develop a focused and industry-led apprenticeship structure…
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EngineeringNews Sep 20
SA needs credible economic strategy | Repo rate left at 6.5% | MTN shares rise -
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EngineeringNews Sep 20
Greater demand for transparency needed in African real estate industry: There is a growing acknowledgement of the central role that a transparent real estate sector plays in providing healthy, productive and competitive environments for communities and…
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EngineeringNews Sep 20
Minergy lauds Botswana regulatory authorities: Minergy CEO Andre Bojé is full of praise for Botswana’s regulatory authorities, who he says use legislation to assist mining investment. Minergy, which is listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange, has begun…
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EngineeringNews Sep 20
Positive performance, outlook for construction industry: There has been a very good increase in the value of buildings completed in larger municipalities during the second quarter of this year, to the tune of almost 7%, which presents a recovery from the…
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