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VWSA certified as Top Employer for 10th year in a row

The accolade is awarded in recognition of employers around the world that provide excellent conditions for their employees...

19 Feb 2021

Manufacturing output up 1,8% in December

Manufacturing production increased by 1,8% in December 2020 compared with December 2019, according to data from Stats SA...

12 Feb 2021

Apply for Gibela bursary for engineering

Train-maker, Gibela is offering 210 bursaries to eligible candidates this year, for post-matric study in an array of engineering-related fields...

5 Feb 2021

Ford invests $1bn in SA's automotive manufacturing operations

Ford Motor Company has invested $1bn (R15.8bn) in the country's automotive manufacturing operations. This was announced during a media briefing that was attended by President Cyril Ramaphosa and several key government leaders...

2 Feb 2021

Turkish automotive sector to meet virtually with SA importers this March

The first virtual B2B trade meetings for businesses from Turkey and South Africa will take place 1-5 March 2021...

29 Jan 2021

Tiger Wheel & Tyre voted Best Tyre Fitment Centre

The Star Readers' Choice Awards places beloved brand in number one spot for the last decade...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 29 Jan 2021

New competition and service guidelines for the Automotive Aftermarket

In December 2020, the Competition Commission issued the final Guidelines for Competition in the South African Automotive Aftermarket effective as of 1 July 2021. The Guidelines seek to address the constraints to competition in the Automotive Aftermarket Industry...

By Bobedi Seleke 15 Jan 2021

Manufacturing production down 3.5% in November

Manufacturing production decreased by 3.5% in November 2020 compared with November 2019, according to data from Statistics South Africa...

13 Jan 2021

Festival of Motoring announces 2021 dates

While the pandemic has been an unfortunate setback for the events industry as a whole, the Festival of Motoring, presented by WesBank, is gearing up for its fifth edition at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, from 27-29 August 2021...

17 Dec 2020

Bridgestone SA gives Pink Drive R500k to help fight cancer

Bridgestone raised the money through its #PinkValveCaps Project over the course of the year. The donation was handed over on 19 November in Midrand...

23 Nov 2020

Isuzu SA named winner of Overall Manufacturer of the Year award

Isuzu SA attained the highest results in both the leasing and the rental categories, attaining scores of 76,1% and 83,9% respectively at the recent Manufacturer of the Year Awards...

6 Nov 2020

Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 26 Oct 2020

'Ford For South Africa' campaign focuses on its proud heritage, investment and commitment

Neale Hill, managing director of Ford Motor Company South Africa (FMCSA), talks about its latest campaign and reflects on the car manufacturer's proud heritage in South Africa...

By Naresh Maharaj 30 Sep 2020

The rise of robotics in the automotive industry

When it comes to industrial robotics, there's no doubt that its' greatest impact is in the automotive industry...

29 Sep 2020



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