Why are municipalities in South Africa being limited in generating their own power, the CEO of the Development Bank of SA asked at the BRICS bank meeting.
Activists staged a protest outside the African Energy Week conference in Cape Town on Tuesday, calling on the Development Bank of South Africa to scrap plans to fund a new coal-fired power station.
The Thabametsi project has been listed as one of the twelve dirtiest fossil fuel projects in the world, which environmental groups say still attract vast volumes of public finances.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa has contributed to 2 512 megawatts of power being installed on the national grid, it has revealed.
FutureGrowth, which said it would stop funding SOEs this month, could do an about-turn amid ratings agency jitters.
Zimbabwe has received proposals from the DBSA, IDC, PIC and Transnet for $14.7bn in funding for infrastructure projects.
Parliament is set to hold public hearings on the bill that seeks to extend the mandate of the Development Bank of Southern Africa across the continent.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa says it shall remain inspired by the life of former president Nelson Mandela as a development activist.
Over the next six years, R25bn has been allocated to help expand the role of industrial development zones in job creation.
The ANC's head of economic transformation been named as a member of the board of the Development Bank of Southern Africa, which provides developmental infrastructure in SA and the rest of the African continent.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa has made changes in its executive management and amended its operating model.
Nine state-owned entities racked up debt of close to R700bn in the 2015-’16 financial year on which they had to pay R51bn worth of interest, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), which largely funds municipal infrastructure, is on the fence about the New Development Bank planned by the Brics group of countries.
South Africa needs to move away from the idea that development and development funding mean loss making, says a Treasury official.
The Development Bank of Southern Africa has signed a R1.4bn finance contract to support a concentrated solar power project in the Northern Cape.
The City of Tshwane and the Development Bank of Southern Africa has signed a R1.6bn loan facility, which will be used for the city's capital expenditure programme.
The Sunday Independent says the Numsa general secretary has defended union bosses receiving payment for sitting on the boards of state companies.
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