Prasa should have made trains locally - expert

2015-07-22 11:59

Prasa should have manufactured its locomotives locally, says Manufacturing Circle executive director Koenraad Bezuidenhout.

Transnet earnings up on coal, iron-ore volumes

2015-07-14 12:32

State-owned rail and ports operator Transnet says full-year profit gained 8.2% as the company transported higher volumes of coal, iron ore and manganese.

Our locomotives are best in the world - Prasa

2015-07-06 16:44

The Passenger Rail Agency of SA says the locomotives it acquired are the best in the world, and they are suited for local tracks.

Eskom acting CEO Molefe honoured with PhD

2015-07-02 16:41

Eskom’s acting CEO Brian Molefe has received an honorary doctorate from a university in Scotland for his outstanding leadership.

We can't run away from the power crisis - Ramaphosa

2015-06-10 19:18

The power crisis is something that South Africa will have to bear with for at least the next two years, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Transnet receives R30bn loan from Chinese Bank

2015-06-04 17:50

Transnet will pocket a R30bn loan from the China Development Bank to improve its ageing train fleet, says its acting CEO.

Transnet shuts coal export line for maintenance

2015-05-12 15:05

Transnet says it will shut down its coal export line over a 10-day period for annual maintenance but this would not affect tonnages delivered.

Molefe: Eskom home loan book could raise R7bn

2015-04-22 13:30

Acting Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has given the first hint of which non-core assets the finance minister had in mind to be sold to raise funds for the power utility.

Why Brown chose Molefe to lead Eskom

2015-04-17 16:27

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown sheds light on why she asked Transnet CEO Brian Molefe to assume responsibility as Eskom's acting CEO.

Transnet completes 95 locomotives

2015-03-20 08:31

Transnet has completed assembling 95 electrical locomotives as part of its long-term fleet renewal programme, says President Jacob Zuma.


Transnet’s CFO to drive Eskom's R250bn funding plan

2015-07-16 10:25

Transnet chief financial officer Anoj Singh has been seconded to Eskom in the same role for six months, and will drive all aspects of the company’s finance strategy.

Transnet phases in new port-free approach

2015-07-13 10:11

Transnet is phasing in a new harbour-tariff system aimed at reducing the difference in expenses for manufactured goods and bulk commodities.

SA's R600 million train blunder

2015-07-05 07:27

SA railways officials have imported brand new locomotives from Europe worth hundreds of millions of rand despite explicit warnings that the trains are not suited for local rail lines.

We can't run away from the power crisis - Ramaphosa

2015-06-11 07:49

The power crisis is something that South Africa will have to bear with for at least the next two years, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Siyabonga Gama on the developmental role of State Owned Enterprises

2015-06-10 14:44

Transnet Acting CEO Siyabonga Gama tells Tim Modise that Black Economic Empowerment is an imperative for the growth and future of South Africa’s economy.

Brown gives tick-box list to Eskom leadership

2015-05-15 07:45

Eskom's leadership has been given a tick-box list of targets to achieve, including that its performance is in line with a multi-billion rand privately owned company.

Minister hints at higher Transnet pension hikes

2015-05-06 19:46

A rule amendment to two Transnet pension funds to provide for increases above the statutory has been approved, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

Gama appointed acting CEO of Transnet

2015-04-20 13:40

Transnet has appointed Siyabonga Gama as the acting CEO of the ports and rail utility after Brian Molefe was seconded to head Eskom, which is struggling to meet demand.

Mop up operation under way following Durban factory fire

2015-03-26 20:55

A mop up operation in under way at the Port of Durban, following a fire at a cooking oil manufacturer.

Manganese production to triple by 2019 - Transnet CEO

2015-03-19 19:26

The chief executive of Transnet says that the company expected national manganese production to triple by 2019.

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