Sasol subsidiary to sell stake in...
by Tasneem Bulbulia on 24th November 2020 at 7:43 am
Sasol Chemicals North America (SCNA), a wholly owned subsidiary of JSE-listed Sasol, has agreed principle terms with INEOS Gemini HDPE Holding […]
New sea-level monitoring satellite...
by Rebecca Campbell on 23rd November 2020 at 2:23 pm
The European Space Agency’s (ESA’s) sea-level monitoring Sentinel-6 satellite was successfully placed in orbit over the weekend, after […]
Sisulu hands over KZN bulk water...
by Yvonne Silaule on 23rd November 2020 at 2:04 pm
Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, on Sunday, launched the uMshwathi Regional Bulk Water Supply Scheme, set to service […]
UN leveraging new technology for...
by Tasneem Bulbulia on 23rd November 2020 at 1:38 pm
The UN is introducing new technologies to assist in its peacekeeping operations, says UN Support Office in Somalia supply chain management service […]
Coal mine on point of turning acid...
by Martin Creamer on 23rd November 2020 at 1:35 pm
An Mpumalanga coal mine is on the point of entering into an agreement before year-end to have its acid mine drainage water curse turned into potable […]
Business resilience is about people
by Schalk Burger on 23rd November 2020 at 1:20 pm
The Covid-19 pandemic has underscored the central importance of people in enabling businesses to adapt to new challenges and ensuring that […]
Capetonian prepares for 7 000 km...
by Donna Slater on 23rd November 2020 at 12:56 pm
Capetonian Zirk Botha – a former naval combat officer and adventure racer – is preparing final arrangements to depart from Cape Town on a […]
UP conducts real time emissions...
by Marleny Arnoldi on 23rd November 2020 at 12:48 pm
The Centre for Transport Development, within the University of Pretoria’s (UP’s) Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and […]
South Africa’s ability to tame...
by Bloomberg on 23rd November 2020 at 12:45 pm
South Africa may struggle to stick to a plan to rein in government spending by freezing public-sector wages, Fitch Ratings said on Monday. Finance […]
Wits encouraged by...
by Thabi Madiba on 23rd November 2020 at 12:35 pm
The University of the Witwatersrand said on Monday it was encouraged by the results of the Coronavirus vaccine jointly-developed by the University of […]
Toyota Gazoo Racing to field four...
by Irma Venter on 23rd November 2020 at 12:01 pm
Toyota Gazoo Racing (TGR) will be entering four crews in the 2021 Dakar Rally, scheduled to start on January 3 in the Saudi Arabian city of […]
FAW receives order for 150 trucks,...
by Irma Venter on 23rd November 2020 at 11:59 am
Transport group BHL has placed an order for 150 J5N 28.2380FT 6 X 4 trucks with FAW Vehicle Manufacturers South Africa (FAW SA). The […]
Comair to restart British...
by Rebecca Campbell on 23rd November 2020 at 10:41 am
South African private-sector airline group Comair announced on Monday that it had resumed taking bookings for its operations under the British […]
Downgrades deal blow to economic...
by Marleny Arnoldi on 23rd November 2020 at 10:32 am
The latest sovereign ratings downgrades imposed on South Africa have dealt a blow to the country's economic recovery plan and should spur government […]
Brazilian aerospace group advances...
by Rebecca Campbell on 23rd November 2020 at 9:11 am
Brazil-based major aerospace group Embraer and Portugal-based energy group EDP have signed a partnership to carry out research into […]
Zondo to lay criminal complaint...
by Sashnee Moodley on 23rd November 2020 at 8:54 am
Deputy Chief Justice and chairperson of the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture Raymond Zondo has instructed the commission’s secretary to […]
Rand lifted by vaccine hopes,...
by Reuters on 23rd November 2020 at 7:51 am
The rand opened stronger on Monday, lifted by global optimism over coronavirus vaccines and shrugging off ratings downgrades that are likely to push […]
Nersa sets Feb 5 deadline for...
by Terence Creamer on 23rd November 2020 at 7:40 am
The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) has given stakeholders until February 5 to comment on a Section 34 determination received from […]
World leaders praise Paris climate...
by Bloomberg on 23rd November 2020 at 6:22 am
World leaders urged countries not to lose sight of climate goals in the coronavirus pandemic, endorsing the aims of the Paris agreement amid hopes […]
'Painful' downgrades will raise...
by Reuters on 23rd November 2020 at 3:52 am
South Africa's Finance Ministry said on Saturday credit ratings downgrades by Moody's and Fitch would increase the country's borrowing costs and […]