GLOBAL

Sustainable cement: the simple switch that could massively cut global carbon emissions

August 22 was Earth Overshoot Day, which marks the date when humanity's demand for ecological resources in a given year exceeds what Earth can regenerate in that year...

By Brant Walkley 31 Aug 2020

SOUTH AFRICA

Two top China steelmakers announce merger to combat glut

Two of China's top steelmakers announced plans Tuesday, 20 September, to merge, creating the world's second-largest manufacturer of the commodity as markets struggle with a glut caused by Chinese overcapacity...

21 Sep 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

China opens record-breaking transparent bridge

The Hunan province is now home to the longest and highest glass-bottomed bridge in the world...

By Emile Uys 24 Aug 2016

SOUTH AFRICA

West China Cement shares plunge following deal collapse

Shares in struggling West China Cement plunged as much as 34% on Monday, 4 July, after a much-needed merger deal with the country's largest cement maker collapsed last week...

4 Jul 2016


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