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IDC results show stresses facing South Africa's real economy 

1st September 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the Industrial Development Corporation’s latest financial results and its future investment and disbursement plans. 

IDC results show stresses facing South Africa's real economy

Denel on a ‘sustainable growth trajectory’ 

24th August 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst talks to Engineering News journalist Keith Campbell about defence industrial group Denel’s annual results. 

Denel on a ‘sustainable growth trajectory’

Uber sees scope for growth in South Africa 

18th August 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter about the challenges and opportunities facing Uber in South Africa. 

Uber sees scope for growth in South Africa

Exciting Gautrain developments 

11th August 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter about plans to potentially expand the Gautrain and other exciting developments to increase the rapid-rail system’s capacity. 

Exciting Gautrain developments

ACSA launches the first Aviation Barometer quarterly report 

5th August 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst talks to Engineering News journalist Keith Campbell about the latest local air passenger traffic data. 

ACSA launches the first Aviation Barometer quarterly report

Eskom’s letter causes uncertainty for IPPs 

27th July 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the fallout of Eskom’s indications that it will not sign further contracts with independent power producers until it has had further consultations with the Energy Minister. 

Eskom’s letter causes uncertainty for IPPs

An update on the state of the electricity system 

22nd July 2016 Engineering News editor Terence Creamer tells Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst about Eskom’s latest media briefing. 

An update on the state of the electricity system

Another ratings decision looming for South Africa 

15th July 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about South Africa’s slow economic growth and what South Africa is doing to try to avoid a downgrade by ratings agencies in December. 

Another ratings decision looming for South Africa

France, South Africa join hands on development

By: Natasha Odendaal     11th July 2016 There is further room to increase bilateral trade and investment and expand cooperation between South Africa and France, particularly in energy and infrastructure, President Jacob Zuma said on Monday. Zuma, currently on his second State visit to France to meet with French counterpart President... 

France, South Africa join hands on development
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South Africa President Jacob Zuma and France President Francois Hollande

Eskom showing signs of operational stabilisation 

6th July 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about Eskom’s latest integrated results presentation. 

Eskom showing signs of operational stabilisation

Transnet pares back its capital investment plan 

30th June 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about Transnet’s slowing capital investment and the impact of this on the economy. 

Transnet pares back its capital investment plan

FDI into South Africa hits ten-year low 

23rd June 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about the latest World Investment Report 

FDI into South Africa hits ten-year low

SADC Economic Partnership Agreement signing 

15th June 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the significance of the signing of an Economic Partnership Agreement between six Southern African countries, including South Africa, and the European Union. 

SADC Economic Partnership Agreement signing

An overview of the 2016 Airbus Innovation Days conference 

9th June 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to journalist Keith Campbell about Airbus’s latest products and plans for the future. 

An overview of the 2016 Airbus Innovation Days conference

Protecting South Africa’s steel industry 

1st June 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about measures being taken to protect South Africa’s primary steel sector, as well as measure to ease strain on the downstream steel industry. 

Protecting South Africa’s steel industry

The role of gas in SA’s energy mix 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      26th May 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about plans to increase the role of gas in South Africa’s energy mix. 

The role of gas in SA’s energy mix

Countdown begins for South Africa’s Square Kilometre Array project 

20th May 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to journalist Keith Campbell about the SKA and MeerKAT programmes. 

Countdown begins for South Africa’s Square Kilometre Array project

BMW advances hydrogen fuel-cell powered vehicle plans 

12th May 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter about BMW's plans to develop hydrogen fuel-cell powered vehicles. 

BMW advances hydrogen fuel-cell powered vehicle plans

Should we be concerned about safety standards in aviation? 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      5th May 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to journalist Keith Campbell about SA Express and its run-in with the Civil Aviation Authority. 

Should we be concerned about safety standards in aviation?

Eskom considers changes to coal procurement 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      28th April 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about proposed changes to how Eskom procures coal for its power stations. 

Eskom considers changes to coal procurement

Why are South Africa’s steel prices rising? 

21st April 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about the prospects for the embattled primary steel sector. 

Why are South Africa’s steel prices rising?

Regulatory requirements for nuclear component manufacturers 

13th April 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Keith Campbell about the National Nuclear Regulator’s requirements for the manufacture of components for South Africa’s proposed new nuclear build programme. 

Regulatory requirements for nuclear component manufacturers

Behind Standard & Poor’s assessment of South Africa’s credit rating 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      8th April 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about the country's junk-avoidance prospects 

Behind Standard & Poor’s assessment of South Africa’s credit rating

BBBEE Commission fights fronting and other threats to transformation 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      31st March 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Natasha Odendaal about fronting and other concerns of the BBBEE Commission. 

BBBEE Commission fights fronting and other threats to transformation

Nuclear industries and small modular reactors 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      23rd March 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Keith Campbell about how nuclear energy will boost industrial growth in South Africa’s coastal areas and a South African company’s development of a small modular reactor design. 

Nuclear industries and small modular reactors

South Africa a green building frontrunner 

16th March 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Natasha Odendaal about the possibility of South Africa becoming a global green market leader in the next three years. 

South Africa a green building frontrunner

Gibela factory sod-turning 

10th March 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter about the Gibela consortium breaking ground on its R1-billion train manufacturing plant. 

Gibela factory sod-turning

Nersa announces decision on Eskom’s RCA application 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd March 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about the implications of Nersa’s decision to allow a 9.4% power tariff increase 

Nersa announces decision on Eskom’s RCA application

2016 Budget 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      24th February 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the key points raised by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in his 2016 Budget speech. 

2016 Budget

South Africa’s potential for unconventional gas development 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      18th February 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to journalist Natasha Odendaal about a new report launched this week by the World Energy Council. 

South Africa’s potential for unconventional gas development

Government, steel producers discuss support measures 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      11th February 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about the potential measures that could be implemented to assist the domestic steel producers amid difficult market conditions. 

Government, steel producers discuss support measures

Safety and security in international aviation 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      5th February 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Keith Campbell about safety and security issues raised at last year’s International Air Transport Association’s Global Media Day. 

Safety and security in international aviation

Gautrain to procure more train sets  

By: Creamer Media Reporter      29th January 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Creamer Media Senior Contributing Editor Online Natalie Greve about the Gautrain Management Agency’s decision to procure additional train sets to meet growing demand for its services. 

Gautrain to procure more train sets

Eskom, Nersa and the R22.8bn clawback 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      21st January 2016 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about this week's Nersa hearings on Eskom's R22.8-billion clawback application. 

Eskom, Nersa and the R22.8bn clawback

Tough year ahead for vehicle sales 

15th January 2016 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor Irma Venter about the 2015 new-vehicle sales and export statistics and the outlook for sales and exports in 2016. 

Tough year ahead for vehicle sales

2015 – A year of own goals and missed opportunities 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      10th December 2015 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Engineering News editor Terence Creamer about the economic climate in 2015 and the outlook for 2016. 

2015 – A year of own goals and missed opportunities

Brown hints to major changes in shareholder management of State companies 

By: Creamer Media Reporter      3rd December 2015 Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Engineering News Editor Terence Creamer about government discussions on potential reforms to the way State-owned companies are managed. 

Brown hints to major changes in shareholder management of State companies

News highlights from AfricaCom 2015 

27th November 2015 Creamer Media’s Samantha Herbst speaks to Creamer Media senior contributing editor online Natasha Odendaal about the 18th AfricaCom conference and exhibition. 

News highlights from AfricaCom 2015

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