TABJ – South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says a top priority for the country is to unlock city development and municipal service delivery. “Our development plans focus on overcoming the spatial fragmentation of South Africa’s built environment, improved public transport and …

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TABJ –South African power utility Eskom has publicly stated that its power system remains vulnerable going into winter and that cooperation from the public is needed to get through this difficult time. Eskom Chief Executive Brian Dames stated that the national electricity grid …

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TABJ – An underground mine in Zambia, owned by a unit of Vedanta Resources, has suspended operations following an accident that injured seven miners, with one of the injuries being described as serious. The accident happened last Friday when a cage used …

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Event expected to gather more than 6500 small, medium and large agri-visitors
TABJ – “Agriculture holds the key to transforming the prosperity of many African countries, where agriculture and farming drives the local economy,” says Nuradin Osman, Director of Operations at AGCO Africa and Middle East.  The global agri-giant is the exclusive diamond sponsor at the upcoming …

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TABJ – Northam Platinum Limited reported an operating loss of 137.4 per cent in its interim results. The mid-tier, integrated platinum group metals (PGM) producer saw an operating loss of 99 million rand for the six months ending 31 December 2013 from …

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TABJ – A miner affiliated to the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) was attacked and killed on Thursday as he was heading to work at a mine belonging to Anglo American Platinum. The NUM said the attackers were members of the Association …

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TABJ – A number of major changes are expected to be implemented with respect to some of Namibia’s primary business sectors, with the Development Bank of Namibia planning to implement a number of key changes in an effort to enhance efficiency and productivity. …

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TABJ – The new South African Gender Bill that requires a 50% women quota is being implemented as a step towards gender equality is being met with mixed reviews throughout much of the country. The Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill …

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TABJ – Adapt IT Holdings has reported a 36 per cent increase in revenue for the six months ending 31 Dec., 2013. The information technology services company saw its revenue increase from 140 million rand in the six months ended 31 …

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TABJ – Pretoria Portland Cement plans to enter the Algerian cement market thanks to a partnership with Hodna Cement Company. PPC of South Africa also feels that Hodna’s vast experience in construction and related sectors will complement PPC’s goal of partnering with …

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