How the capture cancer spread

2017-05-21 05:52

Report reveals how the Guptas, with the help of the president and his cronies, cashed in on SA’s state resources, writes Setumo Stone.

Banks, Eskom, Transnet and MTN cut to junk status

2017-04-12 06:01

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Absa, Nedbank, FirstRand, Standard Bank, Investec, Eskom, Transnet and MTN to BB+ or junk status.

Rand, bonds fall as junk rating triggers index exit

2017-04-07 17:32

The rand and dollar bonds fell after Fitch Ratings became the second company to cut the country’s credit assessment to junk.

Zuma launches Transnet initiative amid SA financial turmoil

Transnet launches first African manufactured ‘2001 locomotive number one’ as part of the 2030 vision for Sub Saharan Africa

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Durban firefighters still battling warehouse blaze

2017-03-25 09:38

Firefighters have been working through the night to try to contain a fire at a Transnet warehouse in Rossburgh, Durban paramedics say.

NSPCA threatens Transnet with criminal charges over alleged plans with cats

2017-03-15 19:02

The NSPCA has condemned Transnet's alleged plan to poison stray cats on its properties, saying it would bring criminal charges if the company went through with it but Transnet says it has no such plans.

Policies threaten viability of Eskom and Transnet - Brown

2017-03-08 20:20

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says government policies and regulations threaten Eskom and Transnet’s future sustainability and should be addressed urgently.

Full steam ahead for healthcare providing 'trains of hope'

2017-03-07 10:18

The Phelophepa train, or 'train of hope', is a mobile clinic on rails that draws a crowd wherever it goes, delivering much needed healthcare where its needed most.

EXCLUSIVE: R10m tender to Transnet exec's former boss

2017-02-06 09:28

Transnet is refusing to provide evidence of the work a company owned by the former boss of a senior executive did to justify a R10m paycheque, amid allegation of tender irregularities.

EXCLUSIVE: Transnet's new Chinese locomotives 'fail first test'

2017-01-23 09:03

A Transnet contract worth almost R8bn for new Chinese-manufactured locomotives has hit a stumbling block as technical problems have plagued the first of the trains to be delivered.


Transnet, Prasa like 'two bulls in a kraal' - MPs

2017-05-09 20:10

The investigation by Werksmans Attorneys into irregular contracts at Prasa that could amount to R24bn, should be completed by the end of June and will cost R162m, the portfolio committee on transport has heard.

Struggling SOEs fork out millions on sponsorship

2017-04-12 05:00

South Africa’s embattled state-owned entities spent millions on sponsorship money and membership fees of business lobby groups, parliamentary questions revealed.

Transnet launches R350bn locomotive ‘for Africans, by Africans’

2017-04-04 18:58

Transnet has launched a new locomotive designed, engineered and manufactured in Africa, specifically for conducting business on the continent.

Durban fire under control

2017-03-26 17:03

A massive fire that could be seen in many parts of Durban on Friday and Saturday has largely been brought under control, paramedic services say.

Transnet manager suspended for alleged assault

2017-03-17 16:24

A Transnet manager has been suspended for allegedly assaulting a security guard at a depot in Daveyton, on the East Rand.

Green too expensive for Eskom

2017-03-12 06:02

The troubled power utility can barely afford to comply with environmental compliance obligations, says public enterprises minister.

Brown slates Eskom's ad, sponsorship spend

2017-03-08 17:14

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown doesn’t believe Eskom should spend any money on sponsorships or advertising, because everyone knows the brand.

EXCLUSIVE: Transnet exec suspended after tender report

2017-02-22 12:23

A senior Transnet executive has been put on special leave following a News24 report on a R10m tender the state-owned company awarded to the executive's former boss.

Reports on Chinese locomotives 'inaccurate and mischievous' - Transnet

2017-01-24 17:41

Reports on problems with Transnet's Chinese-manufactured locomotives are "inaccurate and mischievous", and are designed to "advance devious ideological schemes", the state-owned rail operator says.

Lynne Brown: Eskom, Transnet not for sale

2016-12-23 20:13

Eskom is not for sale and neither are Koeberg, Transnet, Denel or the other companies in the Public Enterprises portfolio, says Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown.

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