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Advanced manufacturing to drive industrialisation
PRETORIA: Advanced manufacturing has the potential to drive industrialisation and create sustainable jobs, says Trade and Industry minister, Rob Davies... read more>>

SAPPMA issued call for papers ahead of annual Pipes Conference
A call for papers has been issued by the Southern African Plastic Pipe Manufacturers' Association (SAPPMA), ahead of it's annual Pipes Conference... read more>>
Deloitte report: consumers set to become manufacturing co-creators
Deloitte released a detailed research report on manufacturing, titled The Future of Manufacturing: Making Things in a Changing World which suggests that... read more>>
Industrial automation
Netshield launches industrial ethernet products
Netshield South Africa announced the availability of a range of Industrial Ethernet products. The products are designed to assist industrial customers... read more>>
PPC cements African growth plan with new Zimbabwe plant

Mark Allix

PPC is spending $200m on expanding its production facilities in Zimbabwe by 2020 as the nation's cement market evolves from... read more>>
Revolutionising the manufacturing industry's environmental impact
According to the Business Environmental Leadership Council a staggering three-quarters of all carbon emissions are generated by corporations... read more>>
Innovation hub gives "disruptive technology" a lift
An innovation hub which caters for both start-up and existing businesses has been opened in Port Elizabeth... read more>>
The trouble with using synthetic rhino horn to stop poaching

Diogo VerĂ­ssimo

In 2014, one rhino was killed every eight hours. That was in South Africa alone, where most of the world's rhinos live. At this rate... read more>>
Government news
Minister Zulu: SA values relations with the US
PRETORIA: South Africa continues to value its relationship with the United States, Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu said on Thursday... read more>>
SA policy allows space to procure locally
PRETORIA: South Africa has the policy space to prefer local manufacturers in the purchasing of goods and services from local companies, says Economic Development minister Ebrahim Patel... read more>>
From the Freedom Charter to the National Development Plan

Chichi Maponya

South Africa last week commemorated the 60th anniversary of the Freedom Charter, which is widely regarded as a seminal document in South Africa's quest to transform our society into a model of equality... read more>>
More Government news
2015 tax season kicks off
PRETORIA: As the tax season officially got off the ground on 1 July 2015... read more>>
Is it time for a PAYE health check?

Ilsa Groenewald

All employers should consider doing a PAYE health check on their payroll because it is one of the main focus areas for SARS... read more>>
Preparing financially for a job loss
We often welcome a fresh start with open arms and we've all heard the expression that a change is as good as a holiday. But if a new beginning comes unexpectedly in the form of a retrenchment or a job loss, it can turn your world upside down... read more>>
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