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LATEST NEWS FOR Wilson Bayly Holmes - Ovcon Ltd.  

The Company is listed on the securities exchange operated by the JSE Ltd. and is the holding company of a number of subsidiary companies principally engaged in civil engineering and building construction activities in Africa, Australia and the United... [more info]

WBHO reports rebound in SA private sector investment

6 Sep 2021 /  Roy Cokayne   4
Grows its SA order book by 40% in year to end-June, but downscales its operations in Australia.

Construction VRP is either ‘dead’ or ‘alive and kicking’

27 Aug 2021 /  Roy Cokayne   5
Industry bodies believe the programme can be incorporated into a construction industry master plan.

Some segments of SA construction industry recovering well

17 May 2021 /  Roy Cokayne    4
'Tender activity levels are at a level I have not seen in my 30 years in the industry' – Raubex CEO.

Know, and stick to your plan as the rand strengthens

11 May 2021 /  Simon Brown   
Rand Swiss's Gary Booysen on whether he's adjusting his strategy with the rand at 14/$. FNB's Doret Jooste on the hows and whys of building an emergency fund. Raubex CEO, Rudolph Fourie, unpacks their results.

Is there opportunity in construction?

7 Apr 2021 /  Simon Brown    2
‘From my quick calculations, I've identified about 30 companies that could benefit directly from infrastructure rollout’: Chantal Marx from FNB Wealth and Investment.’

R1.88bn government office accommodation project goes to WBHO

5 Mar 2021 /  Roy Cokayne   6
As group reports increase in public sector projects but further losses in Australia.

A reprieve for the world’s thought followers (that would be us)

18 Jan 2021 /  Ann Crotty   5
Davos delayed – plus a look at trust among citizens and between China and the US, with a word or two about M&R and WBHO as well as Cartrack, Truworths, RCL and Remgro.

Civil project awards increase to highest level in four years

10 Dec 2020 /  Roy Cokayne   1
Supported by road and water project awards.

Booming PGMs boost Tharisa and have we tamed inflation?

1 Dec 2020 /  Simon Brown  
FNB's Chantal Marx talks Aveng results and JP Morgan turning bullish on SA Inc. Tharisa CEO, Phoevos Pouroulisas, on the PGM and chrome earnings boom. Old Mutual's Izak Odendaal on what's driving inflation.

Competition settlement: Only two construction firms up to date on payments

30 Nov 2020 /  Roy Cokayne   3
'Each company must plead its own case for deferment' – Safcec.

WBHO plans to retain Aussie presence, despite massive loss-making contracts

18 Nov 2020 /  Roy Cokayne   1
Group reports R549m after-tax loss, with potentially R396m in unrecoverable Covid-19 costs.

Investing in emerging markets vs foreign aid and Ninety One’s results unpacked

18 Nov 2020 /  Simon Brown   
FNB's Wayne McCurrie on WBHO and Ninety One results. Stor-Age GM Chris Oosthuizen talks the effects of lockdown on the business. Philani Sangweni, director at E4E Africa, discusses investing in emerging markets as an alternative to foreign aid.

Raubex awarded two Sanral contracts worth R2.87bn

18 Nov 2020 /  Roy Cokayne   9
A sign that government’s efforts to get the economy going are starting to kick in.

Losses related to Covid-19, Australia projects cause drop in WBHO profits

17 Nov 2020 /  Nompu Siziba   
Wolfgang Neff – CEO, WBHO

WBHO expects massive earnings slump, gets unsolicited bid for Probuild

4 Jun 2020 /  Roy Cokayne  
Bid could 'unlock nice value and be a graceful exit out of Australia' – analyst.

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