Hitachi settles with AfDB over Medupi

2015-12-02 22:53

The African Development Bank Group has concluded a settlement dealt with Japanese power company Hitachi over the awarding of the Medupi contract.

How world sees SA: Govt integrity questioned after “brazen” Hitachi bribe

2015-10-13 12:42

The story of how Hitachi bought political influence to win a massive $5.6bn contract questions the very integrity of the government and sends all the wrong messages.

HEADLINES: Pistorius parole, Hitachi deal and VW scandal

A parole board will decide on Oscar Pistorius's parole, Chancellor House allegedly made a 5000% return on its investment in the local Hitachi unit, Volkswagen South African assures SA its vehicles are safe.

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Public protector asked to probe Eskom tenders

2015-10-02 07:20

The Helen Suzman Foundation has asked Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to probe Eskom, Chancellor House and the ANC following the damning Hitachi revelations.

Hitachi, ANC deal typical 'marriage of convenience'

2015-09-30 12:10

Documents show the ANC's investment arm Chancellor House was happy to be a passive partner in its controversial deal with Hitachi Power Africa.

ANC denies involvement in Hitachi, Chancellor House deal

2015-09-29 13:13

The ANC has denied any involvement or knowledge of the transaction between Hitachi and its investment arm Chancellor House.

US: Hitachi made improper payments to ANC

2015-09-28 21:25

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has charged Hitachi over alleged corrupt payments made to the ANC linked to a $2bn power plant deal.

Manufacturers 'ready' for new SA plugs

2014-01-28 14:40

Manufacturers are not concerned that the change in South Africa's electrical sockets will have a negative impact on their business.


World Bank concludes probe into Hitachi's Medupi contract

2015-10-13 21:16

No World Bank funds have been put at risk by the Hitachi contract for Eskom's Medupi project, the financial institution says.

World Bank looking into Hitachi contract

2015-10-08 22:25

The World Bank has confirmed that they will investigate any misuse of possible loans surrounding the controversial Hitachi contract for the Medupi power plant.

HEADLINES: Madonsela, SA citizen faces death in Malaysia & Oregon shooting

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela called to probe Eskom, Chancellor House and the ANC; a Joburg father faces death in Malaysia for drug smuggling; 15 killed in US college shooting.

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DA's Maimane lays charges against ANC's Chancellor House

2015-09-30 13:52

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has laid criminal charges against the ANC's investment arm Chancellor House, after reports surfaced indicating Hitachi had allegedly made improper payments to the ruling party.

US Hitachi net may spread to Eskom

2015-09-30 07:18

A US probe into the relationship between Chancellor House and Hitachi has also raised questions about possible manipulation of major contracts at Eskom.

Hitachi settlement proves Medupi is 'rotten to the core' - DA

2015-09-28 22:44

The DA has said reports that Hitachi chose an out of court settlement to quash a corruption case against them justified their suspicions that the company's securing of the Medupi contract was not above board.

GE, Hitachi reactor design gets approval

2014-12-12 19:15

GE and Hitachi have cleared the next regulatory hurdle towards permission for the use of their joint nuclear reactor design in Britain.

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