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  • SA consumer confidence slips - Moneyweb

    19 January 2017As growth concerns weigh. JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's consumer confidence slipped deeper into negative territory in the fourth quarter of last year, highlighting households' concerns about the weak outlook for the economy, a survey showed on...
  • South32 says FY targets within reach despite challenging Dec quarter - Mining Weekly

    19 January 2017...manganese ore producer, on Thursday reported higher manganese production, but said that its energy and metallurgical coal production had declined. Advertisement South32 boosted manganese ore production by 6% quarter-on-quarter to 1.25-million...
  • Government incompetence, corruption, and crime are hurting your Internet speed - MyBroadband

    19 January 2017...then there is crime. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille said in 2016 that crime was preventing the roll-out of fibre infrastructure in certain areas. Contractors have refused to work in areas from Nyanga through to Khayelitsha because they have...
  • Cosatu calls for probe against defaulting North West municipalities - Engineering News

    19 January 2017...on Wednesday called on the provincial government to investigate the municipalities who have failed to pay their Eskom electricity bills. Eskom interrupted its bulk electricity supply to the North West municipalities of Naledi, Lekwa-Teemane and...
  • Project Pinboard - January 2017 - Vector

    19 January 2017...were completed ahead of schedule by 5 December 2016. The foundations used extremely low quantities of Portland cement in the concrete formulation, making them "green". Each turbine base has a diameter of 19 m comprising over 45 t of...
  • Funds released in BEE move by PPC - Bizcommunity.com

    19 January 2017PPC has concluded the components of its 2008 broad-based black economic empowerment (B-BBEE) transaction, releasing R1bn in funding. © Sasin Tipchai - 123RF.com Strategic black partners and community service groups subscribed for 15.6-million...
  • $2-3 trillion needed to achieve SDGs - Cover

    19 January 2017...sustainable development; standardising and mandating sustainability reporting for corporations; getting sustainable infrastructure investment right; supporting the formation of long-term pools of risk capital; and finally supporting financial...
  • Call to extend New Energy Strategy deadline - IOL / Business Report

    19 January 2017...of high borrowing rates, reduced the uptake of energy efficient solutions. Commenting on energy efficiency within the electricity sector, the department said approximately 18 percent of electricity that was bought from Eskom by municipalities was...
  • TVET students to stage national college shutdown - SA Labour News

    19 January 2017...down the country's 50 technical and vocational education and training (TVET) colleges. On Wednesday, they cited poor infrastructure, the ban on political groupings on campuses, unqualified lecturers and massive certificate backlogs as the prime...
  • Five in court amid water war - Polokwane Observer

    19 January 2017...were due to re-appear in court yesterday (Wednesday) after their arrests in connection with alleged vandalism of infrastructure at Ga-Makgatho in the Kromhoek area, which is suspected of having resulted in the disruption of water supply to the...
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Sidebarafricaicon2 (2) As the leading supplier of cement and related products in Southern Africa, PPC Ltd has nine manufacturing facilities and three milling depots in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe that can produce around eight million tons of cement products each year. As part of its strategy and long-term plan to grow revenue by 40% outside of South Africa, PPC is expanding its operational footprint into the rest of Africa, including Botswana, DRC, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Rwanda and Zimbabwe. PPC also produces aggregates metallurgical-grade lime, burnt dolomite and limestone.

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