State logistics group Transnet has applied for a licence to generate electricity and plans to regenerate 38MW by 2017‚ mostly using the technology of its new locomotives. No licence is required for regeneration.
By Razina Munshi 16 Apr 2014 05:18
Sharp focus will fall on road safety in KwaZulu-Natal as the country prepares for the upcoming Easter holiday this weekend.
15 Apr 2014 09:09
Gauteng Transport MEC Ismail Vadi claims Metrorail is well on its way to becoming the preferred public transport operator in high-volume corridors of the province.
15 Apr 2014 08:40
The public protector's office has met the National Consumer Commission to discuss motorists' complaints about Sanral's e-tolls billing system.
14 Apr 2014 10:27
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, recently announced that two of the three aircraft it has ordered from Canada's Viking Air will arrive in mid-2014, one year ahead of schedule.
11 Apr 2014 10:00
The South African Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has confirmed that it will be bringing a contigent of international buyers, mostly from Africa, to the 2014 Food Hospitality World Africa exhibition, 26-28 May at the CTICC.
Issued by Fiera Milano 10 Apr 2014 13:38
Investment company Brimstone is taking a majority stake in a black economic empowerment (BEE) consortium that will acquire between 8% and 8.5% in ship‚ rail and port operator Grindrod.
By Phakamisa Ndzamela 10 Apr 2014 05:54
Kenya Airways and kulula announced a bilateral code share agreement to seamlessly connect the carriers' networks via OR Tambo International Airport.
10 Apr 2014 13:55
In South Africa, up to 25% of total costs may be hidden in the distribution chain transporting goods and services to customers. Yet a recent survey has shown that 51% of all companies surveyed have identified the increase of service levels to customers as one of their supply chain goals.
7 Apr 2014 14:02
Cable thieves have darkened Gauteng's R20bn freeway network as streetlights along the route have ceased to function.
4 Apr 2014 08:40
Industry body the Manufacturing Circle says Transnet's port terminals tariff increase of 9.25% across the board is "an unwelcome development for manufacturers"‚ as the sector depends on imports and exports for its competitiveness and to grow volumes.
By Mark Allix 4 Apr 2014 08:11
The Ports Regulator of SA has again threatened to claw back funds from Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) in future port tariff decisions if the utility fails to spend its capital expenditure budget and plug its high vacancy rate.
By Razina Munshi 3 Apr 2014 08:25
A distribution contract that encompasses some 2 400 loads a year has been awarded to Imperial Managed Logistics by Johnson & Johnson.
3 Apr 2014 12:03
kulula really did host the first ever braai in the sky...and that's no April Fools' Day joke!
2 Apr 2014 12:04
Ansys‚ an AltX-listed engineering company‚ has been awarded a R188m Transnet contract for the supply of an integrated dashboard display system for locomotives.
By Mark Allix 2 Apr 2014 08:11
In three-and-a-half years, this BEE joint venture has achieved reliability and efficiency improvements to Caltex outlets in the Eastern Cape. It has also helped to service and expand the Caltex franchise in the region. As a result, its territory has been expanded by Chevron - the owner of the Caltex brand.
2 Apr 2014 13:20
South Africa's favourite airline have announced another world-first service in air travel. To celebrate its home-grown roots, kulula.com will now partake in South Africa's favourite past time and host the first ever braai in the sky.
1 Apr 2014 09:57
Security threats, sabotage and acts of terrorism are becoming progressively more advanced throughout the world. The marine industry is seeing increasing piracy attacks on sea vessels globally - and especially off the coast of East Africa, and ports are becoming more vulnerable to threats to national security.
1 Apr 2014 14:36
The price of a litre of 93-octane petrol will increase by 5 cents a litre while that of 95-octane petrol will increase by 7 cents a litre in Gauteng on Wednesday, 2 April 2014, the Energy Department has announced.
31 Mar 2014 12:22
Despite trying times for food producers and retailers, the dairy sector is doing fairly well, and heading the sector is Clover Industries' according to Vunani Securities analyst Anthony Clark.
31 Mar 2014 08:14
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