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Clicks CEO Vikesh Ramsunder resigns to take up top job in Australia

23 Sep 2021 /  Akhona Matshoba   6
Group appoints Bertina Engelbrecht as its first black female CEO, with her appointment being effective from January next year.

SA says emissions to fall from 2025, in finance talks

23 Sep 2021 /  Antony Sguazzin, Bloomberg  
Disclosed that it’s in talks to secure finance to transition to the use of more clean energy.

Remgro ‘still trading at a significant discount’ – Durand

23 Sep 2021 /  Suren Naidoo   1
But share price hits 52-week high as investments in RCL, Distell, TotalEnergies and RMI Holdings boost full-year earnings.

Contract to operate the Gautrain post 2026 to go out on tender

23 Sep 2021 /  Roy Cokayne   7
Gauteng government wants ‘competitive procurement’ rather than an extension of the Bombela concession.

Sasol maps out its future

23 Sep 2021 /  Adriaan Kruger   8
Moving from dirty and harmful coal to zero emissions by 2050.

SAA takes to the skies after being grounded for 544 days

23 Sep 2021 /  Akhona Matshoba   23
The once-dominant national carrier is on the back foot as it resumes operations with a modest fleet.

Stanlib’s head of listed property Keillen Ndlovu resigns

22 Sep 2021 /  Suren Naidoo   1
Nesi Chetty to take over top post upon Ndlovu’s departure at the end of October.

Africa’s worst-performing debt is facing inflation hurdle

22 Sep 2021 /  Colleen Goko and Prinesha Naidoo, Bloomberg  
Consumer prices climbed 4.9% in August from a year earlier.

SA challenged over plans for new coal fired power plants

22 Sep 2021 /  Antony Sguazzin, Bloomberg  
The groups argue that the recent decision by the government to allow private companies to build power plants of up to 100 megawatts to be built without a generation license negates the need for more coal.

Outa asks Nersa for reasons behind approving Karpowership’s generation licences

22 Sep 2021 /  Suren Naidoo   17
The energy regulator approved seven emergency power generation licence applications on Tuesday as part of the government's Risk Mitigation Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme.

Takatso says it is still in talks over South African Airways investment

22 Sep 2021 /  Emma Rumney, Reuters   1
The transaction was large and complex and so might take time to finalise, it said in an emailed statement.

SA grants Turkey’s Karpowership licences for floating power generation

22 Sep 2021 /  Wendell Roelf, Reuters   8
Nersa confirmed in a statement that it had approved a total of seven power generation licences for preferred bidders, including three for Karpowership.

FSCA’s warning on Binance is the latest salvo against crypto operators

22 Sep 2021 /  Ciaran Ryan   11
Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange, has come under regulatory scrutiny in several countries.

Post Office workers face uncertain future

21 Sep 2021 /  Marecia Damons, GroundUp   14
Sapo can no longer pay retirement fund or medical aid contributions.

SA plans next phase of new 2 500 MW nuclear plant

21 Sep 2021 /  Wendell Roelf, Reuters   7
In a bid to boost energy security and wants to end the procurement process by 2024.

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