Business Features & Articles
Fransman Announces Koeberg Interchange Starting Date - A New Model for Transformation of Construction Industry
The date for the long anticipated makeover of the Koeberg Interchange has been set. "It's May 8," Transport and Public Works MEC Marius Fransman announced today. And he added: "Over the next 24 months, my Department's road division will be spending R690-million on a project that will dramatically ease traffic flow congestion - into 2010 and beyond."
SA's economic growth linked to regional economy
The success of South Africa's economy is interlinked with that of the region, in particular the Southern African Development Community's (SADCs) economy.
Partnership to grow SA's manufacturing sector
Representatives from government, organised labour and business have committed themselves to develop and grow the metals and engineering sector in South Africa.
SA, Chile agree to expand economic links
South Africa and Chile have agreed to actively expand economic and trade links between the two countries following bilateral discussions on Tuesday.
Revised Capital Feasibility plan to increase SA's exports
The revised Capital Projects Feasibility Programme, which is intended to facilitate feasibility studies, will increase South Africa's exports, stimulate growth for the local capital goods and services sector and allied industries.
Consumers to be educated on their rights in March
In a bid to create awareness about consumer rights, the National Credit Regulator (NCR) has announced March as Consumer Rights Month with special focus on credit and consumer protection mechanisms.
ENTREPRENEURS in Retreat, Lavender Hill, Grassy Park and Parkwood may soon have a new venue to ply their trade.
Boom or bust for businesses
It is not clear whether it will be a case of win or lose for businesses over this festive period.
Did you know?
It has been proposed that the Athlone Civic Centre be renamed to the Coline Williams Centre. Coline Williams and Robert Waterwitch lost their lives during the struggle against Apartheid in 1989.
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