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Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi

Marleny Arnoldi is a Creamer Media Online Writer for Engineering News and Mining Weekly.

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Outa welcomes Nersa’s withdrawal of SSEG registration rules

21st May 2018 Nonprofit organisation, the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa), has welcomed the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s (Nersa’s) decision to withdraw the proposed rules to govern the registration of small-scale embedded generation (SSEG) below 1 MW.  

AfDB, Unido sign MoU to improve Africa’s industrialisation

21st May 2018 The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (Unido) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to step up collaboration that will boost Africa’s industrialisation. 

Barloworld H1 profits, revenue rise on higher Southern African, Russian equipment sales

21st May 2018 Despite a weaker first quarter, the global economy remains on track to show solid growth for 2018 in both developed and emerging markets, while South Africa’s economic outlook is also improving, benefiting multinational Barloworld. The company on Monday reported a 14.2% year-on-year increase in... 

R500m Gauteng plant lifts Twinsaver’s tissue manufacturing capacity to 75 000 t/y

18th May 2018 Tissue manufacturer Twinsaver on Friday opened a new manufacturing plant in Kliprivier, on the border of the Midvaal and Ekurhuleni municipalities, in Gauteng. The R500-million plant increases Twinsaver’s tissue manufacturing capability to 75 000 t/y from 25 000 t/y – making it the largest tissue... 

CIG secures funding to turn Conco operation around

18th May 2018 JSE-listed Consolidated Infrastructure Group (CIG) has secured funding to turn around its power infrastructure services provider subsidiary Conco, which fell into financial dire straits in November.  

Liberty Two Degrees to convert to Reit, acquires further assets

18th May 2018 Liberty Two Degrees, a property portfolio established by financial services and holdings company Liberty Group, on Friday announced its intention to convert to a corporate real estate investment trust (Reit) and list on the JSE as a new company (NewCo).  

Economist says growth outlook for Africa’s two largest economies is promising

18th May 2018 The tide has turned for many African countries in terms of growth, says Citibank Africa economist David Cowan.  

Petroleum suppliers settle information sharing complaint

18th May 2018 South African petroleum product suppliers have, under a settlement agreement with the Competition Tribunal, agreed to change how they share information. Earlier this month, the Competition Tribunal confirmed the settlement agreement with the South African Petroleum Industry Association (Sapia),... 

Mixed-use Loftus Park precinct officially launched

18th May 2018 City of Tshwane executive mayor Solly Msimanga this week officially launched Loftus Park – a new mixed-use green precinct, in Pretoria.  

Constrained metal supply could slow battery electric vehicle production

18th May 2018 Metals supply constraints could slow battery electric vehicle (BEV) production rates in the near term, says ratings agency Moody’s Investors Service.  


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