The largest media and entertainment technology trade show for southern Africa, Mediatech Africa, is taking place this week from...
14 Jul 2015 08:13
Since 2000, the sub-Saharan African (SSA) economy has more than trebled in size. Despite some challenges, the region is expected...
By Constance Nyambayo 13 Jul 2015 10:23
Deloitte released a detailed research report on manufacturing, titled The Future of Manufacturing: Making Things in a Changing World which suggests that...
2 Jul 2015 06:00
General Electric has sent the first batch out of the 15 newly recruited Nigerian technicians and engineers to Brazil for training in the assembly and test of subsea equipment...
25 Jun 2015 14:40
Some manufacturers and experts on in Lagos have decried the trend of labelling Nigerian goods as made-in-Asia or made-in-China...
11 Jun 2015 09:14
New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...
5 Mar 2015 09:17
NIGERIA: The Managing Director of Schneider Electric, Walid Sheta, has said the country has great opportunity to diversify its economy and generate significant revenue through its local content policy...
By Emma Okonji 10 Feb 2015 12:22
WesBank, the provider of secured finance to the retail and corporate markets, and the National Automotive Council (NAC) of Nigeria have signed a memorandum of understanding whereby WesBank will offer its services to clients. The agreement aims to stimulate the sale of locally assembled vehicles in Nigeria.
21 Oct 2014 06:20
South Africa and Africa in general benefitted immensely from the recent US-Africa Leaders' Summit held in Washington last week, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said on his return.
13 Aug 2014 08:27
Small- and medium-sized engineering companies must create niche markets for themselves to supply Transnet with parts for the locomotives that the freight logistics company envisages building within the next two to three decades.
By Amanda Visser 9 Jun 2014 11:03
Sanlam says it has R3bn in discretionary capital that is earmarked for growth opportunities mainly in Africa and South-East Asia.
By Phakamisa Ndzamela 6 Jun 2014 11:02
If there is one industry where everything is in flux and companies have to re-jig their shapes and formats all the time, it is SA's packaging manufacturers. Apart from constantly changing industry conditions, not least from encroaching rivals, each firm has specific obstacles to get over.
By Mark Allix 2 Jun 2014 09:30