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The link between power security and water

CALIFORNIA is currently on the edge of its seat during wildfire season. The U.S. state's vast forests, many clustered in its north, are notorious for their tinderbox conditions. High winds can...

Ease of doing business in SA cities improves – World Bank

Mangaung Municipality in Bloemfontein was most impressive with its automated municipal processes having halved the time to transfer property. Mangaung has been rated the best performing metro as South African...

World Bank maintains South Africa’s economic growth

The World Bank today maintained South Africa’s economic growth this year at 0.6% despite citing that economic activity expanded at a faster-than-expected rate in the second quarter, following two successive quarters...

RW Johnson: Four things the World Bank and IMF want South Africa to do

When asking how South Africa can survive the current crisis, one only has to look at the four things the World Bank and other international bodies have already pointed out in...

World Bank warns about utility debt

Power utilities increasing their borrowings to cover costs, may put these institutions on “a very dangerous slippery slope”, said senior energy specialist at the World Bank, Chris Trimble when he addressed...

Western Cape to launch 384 Wi-Fi hotspots

According to the Business Day, the Western Cape provincial government is aiming to launch 384 Wi-Fi hotspots in strategic locations across the province to ensure maximum coverage for all citizens by 2019. ...

Troubled waters: water presents high risk to business

At the current pace, demand for water will increase by 55% globally by 2050, projects the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD.) The increase will mainly come from manufacturing...

Manuel appointed as SABMiller director

SABMiller plc has appointed Trevor Manuel as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 March 2015. Manuel was a minister in the South African government for more than 20...

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Over R100-billion to be invested in data centres in South Africa 

By Larry Claasen Amazon Web Services (AWS) plans to invest R46-billion in Cape Town by 2029. THE setting up of hyperscale data centres in South Africa...

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