Plan to address Eskom challenges afoot
A Nine Point Plan is set to go a long way in turning the fortunes of Eskom around at a time when the utility is facing major challenges, its Group Chief Executive Officer Phakamani Hadebe said on Friday. “Eskom has undergone trying times, during the past couple of years... Read more
Coega SEZ a beacon for the future of FDI in Southern Africa
Africa’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) seems evenly spread than ever before, this is according to a report issued by Ernst & Young – Africa’s competitiveness in attracting Foreign Direct Investment. The report goes to say the East, West, North and Southern Africa hold an almost equal share of the... Read more
Roadworks on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch
The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that roadworks is scheduled to take place on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch from Monday, 22 October 2018 to Thursday, 25 October 2018. The planned traffic accommodation is as follows: The left lane... Read more
Port Elizabeth welcomes modern vessel on maiden voyage
Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) welcomed the MV Titus, the latest WW Ocean Neo-Panamax vessel on her maiden voyage, in the Port of Port Elizabeth yesterday. The MV Titus, which is sailing the Asia to North America trade route on her maiden voyage, has been specifically designed to reduce... Read more
SANRAL: Creating access through access roads
Mncedisi Twantwa is not only happy that his company is responsible for building a slip road in Msikaba, but also because through the project he has been able to create 32 much needed jobs. “In terms of experience, yes I can say we benefited as a company as this... Read more
Labour to plough R800m into agriculture
The Department of Labour has announced its intention to invest R800 million in agriculture and related business over the next year. The announcement of the investment comes on the heels of commitments made by social partners at the Jobs Summit. The investment will be handled through the department’s entities... Read more
Roadworks on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch
Eastern Cape, 07 October 2018: The South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) would like to notify travellers that scheduled roadworks will take place on the R75 between Port Elizabeth and Despatch from Monday, 08 October 2018 to Friday, 12 October 2018.   The planned traffic accommodation is... Read more
SANRAL community development project in Sigidi and Mahaha villages starts
A 24-month community development project has been rolled out in the Sigidi and Mahaha villages in the Eastern Cape, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) announced. “The aim of the project is to improve mobility between the two villages, enhance road safety for local traffic and... Read more
SANRAL learnership: ‘I can stand on my own now’
Nontembeko Khenku was struggling to make ends meet as a domestic worker when she came across an advert for a learnership by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) in a newspaper. “I’ve learnt how to build access roads, sidewalks and general construction skills. Women must get... Read more
Dti to host black industrialists roundtable
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies will host the inaugural black industrialists roundtable dialogue as part of efforts to foster open discussion between government and the private sector. The dialogue set to be held on Wednesday in Tshwane will see discussions between government, the private sector and beneficiaries of... Read more