EDITORIAL: Stand up — or stand down
Business Day – There comes a time when society must stand up. This is one of those times.
Hawks have no case, says Gordhan
Business Day – As business rallied to the defence of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan against "sinister forces" that ranged against him, Gordhan said he would not be reporting to the Hawks as summonsed, as the unit clearly had no case against him.
Resources bill is ‘sound on the substantive issues’
Business Day – Parliament’s mineral resources committee has decided that President Jacob Zuma had no grounds for concern over the constitutionality of the Mineral Petroleum and Resources Development Amendment (MPRDA) Bill.
Nersa may appeal against court’s dismissal of price hike
Business Day – The National Energy Regulator of SA’s (Nersa’s) board will be told this week to challenge a court ruling setting aside its decision to grant Eskom an effective 9.4% increase for 2016.
Chamber of Mines, Gauteng Growth and Development Agency, The Innovation Hub sign historic MOA
BizNis Africa – The Chamber of Mines of South Africa and The Innovation Hub,a subsidiary of the Gauteng Growth and Development Agency (GGDA), have signed an historic Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to jointly further advance orebody knowledge and understanding in the region.
Chamber of Mines, Gauteng Growth and Development Agency's The Innovation Hub sign historic MOA
ITWeb – The Chamber of Mines of South Africa and The Innovation Hub, a subsidiary of the Gauteng Growth and Development Agency (GGDA), have signed an historic Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to jointly further advance orebody knowledge and understanding in the region. The Advanced Orebody Knowledge Challenge, run through The Innovation Hub's OpenIX open innovation exchange, is looking for innovative solutions to ‘see through rock'. The ability to identify and understand the makeup and structure of orebodies is critical to the success of the mine of tomorrow.
Electricity: 2017 tariff increase to be lower?
IOL – The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber has said that all electricity consumers would potentially pay only a 3.5 percent increase in electricity tariffs from next year instead of the 8 percent Eskom tariff hike approved by the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa).
Chamber of Mines initiates advanced ore body knowledge challenge
Mining Review – South Africa's Chamber of Mines has signed a joint historic MOA aimed at further advancing ore body knowledge and understanding in the Gauteng region.
Chamber of Mines teams up with The Innovation Hub to ‘see through rock’
Mining Weekly – A new memorandum of agreement between the Chamber of Mines (CoM) and The Innovation Hub will see the launch of a challenge to advance the knowledge and understanding of Gauteng’s orebody.
Lethal toll of informal gold mining
GroundUp – While deaths on formal mines have come down, zama-zama fatalities have gone up.