Brown demands review of safety procedures after horror rail crash

2016-08-19 19:45

Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown has requested Transnet to continuously review its safety procedures at its depots and rail routes to prevent a recurrence of the horror train accident in Noupoort.

Paul O’Sullivan: Exposing fresh Myeni corruption at SAA. Documentary proof.

2016-07-13 08:23

Private investigator Paul O’Sullivan, whose intervention led to a dramatic event when he was removed just before takeoff from an intercontinental flight, tells his story.

Brown dodges Gupta query

2016-06-09 14:37

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is neither confirming nor denying if she, or her deputy minister, has met with members or business associates of the Gupta family.

Molefe, Brown: Why the focus on Gupta-owned Tegeta?

2016-04-27 20:30

Eskom boss Brian Molefe and Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown have criticised reports insinuating the Gupta-owned Tegeta benefited unduly from a contract.

VR Laser, Denel go back 15 years - Brown

2016-04-26 17:04

VR Laser, the company with which Denel entered into a joint venture, has been doing business with the state-owned firm for the past 15 years, says Minister Lynne Brown.

Brown grilled over Gupta links

2016-04-26 12:08

Opposition parties have laid into Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown for allowing the controversial Gupta family to infiltrate state-owned companies.

Brown in the dark on why Denel wastes millions to axe CEO

2016-04-19 13:16

Denel's fired CEO is expected to challenge his dismissal, while the board is yet to inform its minister why it will spend R3.4m to cut ties with its CEO, reports claim.

Load shedding threat avoided - Eskom

2016-04-12 19:30

Despite multiple trips of units at three power stations stress-testing the power system, Eskom says it has managed to avoid load shedding.

Room for 25% equity partner in SAA merger - Brown

2016-04-06 11:48

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she is in favour of a merger between SAA and SA Express, but the question is how it should happen.

Door still open to controversial Denel Gupta deal

2016-02-16 15:25

The office of Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has left the door open to Denel’s controversial deal with Gupta-linked VR Laser.


Zuma: Tremendous progress with SA's energy security

2016-07-27 18:07

Tremendous progress is being made in the government's quest for energy security in South Africa, says President Jacob Zuma.

Brown suspends pay hikes for Eskom execs

2016-07-03 14:57

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown is holding off remuneration increases for Eskom’s executives, but she approved a 4.6% increase for non-executives.

Molefe hits nuke books at MIT as Eskom launches nuclear training plan

2016-06-09 12:30

Eskom has launched a key training programme for young nuclear operators, while Eskom CEO Brian Molefe takes a break to learn about nuclear energy for executives at MIT.

Transnet taking new strategy away from mines

2016-04-26 18:59

Transnet is working on a strategy to be less reliant on mines and diversify into oil and gas and fast-moving consumer goods, says CEO Siyabonga Gama.

Eskom to spend R340m to complete build plan

2016-04-26 15:08

Over the next five years, Eskom will spend R340m in capital expenditure to complete its build programme, including the Medupi and Kusile coal-fired power stations.

Lynne Brown: SOEs must stay in government hands

2016-04-26 11:18

Government needs to retain ownership of state-owned companies to ensure growth and create jobs for generations to come, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

Denel fires suspended CEO, Gupta links questioned

2016-04-18 07:43

Denel has fired its suspended CEO Riaz Saloojee without being found guilty of any misconduct, Netwerk24/Rapport has revealed.

Minister reveals why Denel suspended execs

2016-04-06 13:26

The investigation into the conduct of three top suspended Denel officials should be concluded by the end of June, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

Eskom says Ingula running ahead of schedule

2016-03-10 13:55

Eskom says it will rely heavily on the extra generating capacity of its Ingula Storage Pump Scheme to help with electricity provision during the winter months.

Many SOEs in distress, need monitoring - Brown

2015-12-01 21:30

Department of Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says many state-owned enterprises are in “distress” and need close monitoring.

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