Shell proposes gas to liquid for Africa's energy engineering challenges

2017-05-25 21:04

The latest gas to liquid technology for the manufacturing of hydro-carbons can go a long way to benefit Africa's engineering challenges in the energy sector, says an expert at Shell.

Govt's new R1.5bn steel fund to help SMMEs - Patel

2017-05-25 19:13

Government will make a R1.5bn steel competitiveness fund available which will be administered by the IDC, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel.

China's Geely to acquire 49.9% of Malaysian car-maker

2017-05-24 18:15

Chinese billionaire Li Shufu’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group has agreed to acquire a 49.9% stake in unprofitable car-maker Proton Holdings from Malaysian conglomerate DRB-Hicom.

Ford shakeup underscores Detroit's tech dilemmas

2017-05-23 20:42

Ford's decision to oust its CEO is the latest sign of how Silicon Valley technology firms are shaking the foundation of the American auto industry.

BP starts oil project that will help double its output

2017-05-22 12:44

BP has started a project in the UK North Sea that will restore production halted since 2013 and help double the company’s output in the area by the end of the decade.

Extraordinary meeting called at Group Five

2017-05-18 18:09

Group Five has been notified by a shareholder that it seeks to call an extraordinary general meeting to reconstitute the board of directors.

Court must dismiss Denel bid with costs, says Treasury

2017-05-16 19:10

National Treasury has asked a court to dismiss Denel's application in which it sought the court to force Treasury's hand to stamp its joint venture with Gupta-linked VR Lazer Asia.

Safety remains number one priority - ArcelorMittal SA

2017-05-12 12:49

Safety remains its number one priority says ArcelorMittal South Africa in its unaudited operational information for the quarter ended 31 March 2017.

Coca-Cola sells stake in Appletiser to African Pioneer

2017-05-08 11:16

Coca-Cola Beverages SA has sold 17.5% of its shareholding in Appletiser SA to black owned investment company African Pioneer Group.

Petro SA mum on business rescue reports

2017-05-04 17:10

The Central Energy Fund is handling certain issues regarding its subsidiary Petro SA internally and will make its decisions known in time, says a spokesperson.


Maersk to continue Africa focus

2017-05-25 20:21

While the road ahead may still present significant challenges, some of Africa’s most long-standing internal trade barriers are beginning to show signs of falling.

China's coal-shrinking goal wins believers

2017-05-25 12:15

With factories and power plants across China burning half the world’s coal, the government’s latest targets for using more natural gas seemed too ambitious.

Gordhan leads the charge against Denel on Gupta links

2017-05-24 12:33

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan has led the charge against another state-owned entity when he grilled Denel, demanding an honest answer about dealings with Gupta-linked VR Laser.

Civil aviation audit puts SA tops in Africa

2017-05-22 20:12

Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi announced the ICAO 2017 prelimenary audit results at the OR Tambo International Airport.

Aston Martin said to consider London IPO

2017-05-19 11:02

Aston Martin may consider an initial public offering as early as next year as the British maker of James Bond’s cars seeks to capitalise on the success of Ferrari’s listing.

PIC in the mix of options to fund loss-making SAA

2017-05-17 12:59

National Treasury is considering a 'number of avenues' to finance the loss-making SAA, which may include the Public Investment Corporation as a public equity partner.

Safety remains number one priority - ArcelorMittal SA

2017-05-12 12:49

Safety remains its number one priority says ArcelorMittal South Africa in its unaudited operational information for the quarter ended 31 March 2017.

Maersk profit rises as higher oil prices offset losses

2017-05-11 11:30

AP Moller-Maersk has reported a 16% advance in first-quarter profit, as higher oil prices helped the energy division while the container line lost money.

Big beer is back as AB InBev, Carlsberg beat sales estimates

2017-05-05 18:38

Anheuser-Busch InBev, and Danish rival Carlsberg have reported revenue growth that beat estimates as demand for mainstream brands rose.

Volkswagen profitability surges in pot-scandal savings push

2017-05-03 10:50

Volkswagen’s profitability has surged as turnaround efforts, providing much-needed support to stem an unprecedented financial hit from its diesel-emissions crisis.

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