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Sanco calls for civic action to stop 'devastating' Eskom tariff hike

Feb 18 2019 14:34

The civic organisation released a statement on Monday in which it rejected Eskom’s request for a 15% tariff hike. The energy regulator has held public hearings about the tariff hike between January and February in various provinces around the country.


Telecoms hampered as bill is withdrawn

Feb 17 2019 17:22

The Electronic Communications Amendment Bill would have introduced significant changes to the local telecommunications sector, writes Dobek Pater.

South Africa

Eskom's load shedding - the biggest political nightmare to have shaken the ANC

Feb 17 2019 20:00

Load shedding returned with a vengeance, reaching levels of severity not seen for four years and analysts say it has blown up into the biggest political threat facing President Cyril Ramaphosa's ANC just three months away from elections.


SA trade activity index at its lowest since 2000 - SACCI

Feb 15 2019 06:32

The January 2019 trade conditions survey by the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry found 70% of respondents to be negative about trade conditions in SA.

South Africa

Numsa to Ramaphosa: We'll meet you in the streets over Eskom

Feb 08 2019 07:14

President Cyril Ramaphosa said in his State of the Nation Address that Eskom would be split into separate entities – generation, transmission and distribution.


South Africa

The Eskom break-up explained: What we know so far

Feb 07 2019 23:17

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Thursday evening that debt-laden power utility Eskom would be split into three separate entities – generation, transmission and distribution – which would still fall under the company Eskom Holdings.

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