• Shanduka shade over Free State education 07 May 2021 20:14 President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied it, but according to a forensic investigation by audit firm PwC the Shanduka Foundation was part of a half-billion rand contract to refurbish Free State schools in 2013.  The PwC, in 2019, red-flagged the project, and …
  • Privatization plans off rails 07 May 2021 19:15 In November 2018, the Zimbabwean government set out a privatization plan to dispose completely and partially privatize over 23 state entities and parastatals (SEPs). According to the Auditor General Report of 2017, at least 23 of the targeted SEPs were …
  • Ukrzaliznytsia, Stadler agree on cooperation, localization of production of Swiss trains in Ukraine 07 May 2021 12:30 JSC Ukrzaliznytsia and the Swiss company Stadler CIS AG have signed a memorandum of cooperation and localization of production of passenger rolling stock in Ukraine. According to the press service of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, the document …
  • Retirement – IRFA 07 May 2021 10:54 2021 and beyond: The new direction for the Institute of Retirement Funds Africa Recognising that in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic the world has changed and so must the way we think, act and behave. Organisations and individuals need to be flexible, …
  • Beijing on edge: Chinese projects in Myanmar face backlash 07 May 2021 09:39 China may be providing much needed international support to the Myanmar junta since the coup on February 1, Beijing remains on the edge due to the internal situation in the SE Asian country. Given its investments in major infrastructure and other projects …
  • Road work in county doubled with extra gas tax revenue 06 May 2021 22:23 Six road repair projects in Essex County will be expanded after the county received double its anticipated share of federal gas tax revenue. The county had budgeted for $2.3 million this year from the annual allocation for municipal infrastructure projects …
  • Draghi govt to pull plug on Italian single network scheme 06 May 2021 22:16 When Mario ‘Super Mario’ Draghi took control of the Italian government back in February, a plan to create a single Italian fibre network through the merger of TIM and Open Fiber had already been in discussion for many months.  Now, after much debate, …
  • Parly wants Mkhize, MECs to account for ‘careless manner in which PPE stock, contracts were handled’ 06 May 2021 15:57 Health Minister Zweli Mkhize. (Photo: Sharon Seretlo/Gallo Images) Officials from the Auditor-General presented their findings of an audit of the health department's Covid-19 expenditure. Officials found personal protective equipment (PPE) were …
  • Italy pulls the plug on Telecom Italia’s national fibre network project 06 May 2021 15:57 New York/Rome — Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has abandoned a project backed by his predecessor to create a single national fibre network controlled by Telecom Italia, in a bid to boost competition among carriers and employ a wider set of …
  • New Innovative Business Models To Drive Growth Of Electric Buses And Light Commercial Vehicles 06 May 2021 15:18 My twenty year itch struck a tiny bit late. After 22 years of working on the dark side of management consulting, I finally decided to take the plunge and cross over to the corporate world. Starting May this year, I will be joining a vehicle manufacturer in …
  • Healthpeak Properties Inc (PEAK) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 06 May 2021 03:23 Image source: The Motley Fool. Healthpeak Properties Inc (NYSE:PEAK) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 5, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, and welcome to the Healthpeak …
  • Qorvo Inc (QRVO) Q4 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 06 May 2021 03:01 Image source: The Motley Fool. Qorvo Inc (NASDAQ:QRVO) Q4 2021 Earnings Call May 5, 2021, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day and welcome to the Qorvo, Inc. Q4 2021 Conference …
  • Chinese firms kept out of 5G trials, China expresses concern 05 May 2021 23:25 CHINA HAS expressed “concern and regret” at the Indian government’s decision to keep Chinese telecom firms such as Huawei out of the 5G trials. On Wednesday, a Chinese embassy spokesperson said, “We noted relevant notification, and express concern and …
  • Glass Flake Coatings Market Size Forecast to Reach $2.1 Billion by 2026 05 May 2021 14:04 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 05, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- Glass Flake Coatings Market size is forecast to reach $2.1 billion by 2026, after growing at the CAGR of 4.4% over the forecast 2021-2026. …
  • Mother's Day specials offer sweet, savory 05 May 2021 07:30 Mother's Day is the perfect day to celebrate all that the women in your life have done and the love they have given. Of course, I write this as a mother of two boys who often spends her mornings searching for the perfect hoodie and finding the missing …
  • ConocoPhillips (COP) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 05 May 2021 06:22 Image source: The Motley Fool. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 04, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Welcome to the first-quarter 2021 ConocoPhillips …
  • Leasing Provides Appealing Pathway To Land Stewardship 05 May 2021 04:42 Glenroy Road, Whangara. Leasing the farm out rather than selling it is proving a new approach to the old challenges of succession, income generation, and farm business growth, providing a level of flexibility for parties on both sides of the leasing fence. …

  • Shanduka shade over Free State education 07 May 2021 20:14 President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied it, but according to a forensic investigation by audit firm PwC the Shanduka Foundation was part of a half-billion rand contract to refurbish Free State schools in 2013.  The PwC, in 2019, red-flagged the project, and …
  • Ukrzaliznytsia, Stadler agree on cooperation, localization of production of Swiss trains in Ukraine 07 May 2021 12:30 JSC Ukrzaliznytsia and the Swiss company Stadler CIS AG have signed a memorandum of cooperation and localization of production of passenger rolling stock in Ukraine. According to the press service of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine, the document …
  • Equinor and Polenergia win Polish offshore wind contracts 07 May 2021 11:22 Equinor and Polenergia have been awarded contracts for difference (CfDs) for two Polish offshore wind farms with a combined capacity of 1,440MW. The 50:50 partners secured 25-year CfDs at a price of PLN 319.60/MWh (€70.23/MWh) – subject to …
  • UK urged to target 30GW onshore wind by 2030 07 May 2021 11:22 Industry body RenewableUK has called for the UK government to set 2030 capacity targets for onshore wind, floating offshore wind and renewable hydrogen ahead of the COP26 summit later this year. It urged the government to target 30GW of onshore wind …
  • Retirement – IRFA 07 May 2021 10:54 2021 and beyond: The new direction for the Institute of Retirement Funds Africa Recognising that in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic the world has changed and so must the way we think, act and behave. Organisations and individuals need to be flexible, …
  • Beijing on edge: Chinese projects in Myanmar face backlash 07 May 2021 09:39 China may be providing much needed international support to the Myanmar junta since the coup on February 1, Beijing remains on the edge due to the internal situation in the SE Asian country. Given its investments in major infrastructure and other projects …
  • CHINA TUG OF WAR 07 May 2021 09:26 WESTERN BUREAU: Jamaica’s chief construction industry lobby has raised concern about a legislative order exempting China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) from procurement rules and which also sets employment benchmarks for local workers. The Public …
  • CF Industries Holdings Inc (CF) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 07 May 2021 06:15 Image source: The Motley Fool. CF Industries Holdings Inc (NYSE:CF) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 6, 2021, 10:00 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome …
  • Road work in county doubled with extra gas tax revenue 06 May 2021 22:23 Six road repair projects in Essex County will be expanded after the county received double its anticipated share of federal gas tax revenue. The county had budgeted for $2.3 million this year from the annual allocation for municipal infrastructure projects …
  • Draghi govt to pull plug on Italian single network scheme 06 May 2021 22:16 When Mario ‘Super Mario’ Draghi took control of the Italian government back in February, a plan to create a single Italian fibre network through the merger of TIM and Open Fiber had already been in discussion for many months.  Now, after much debate, …
  • Italy pulls the plug on Telecom Italia’s national fibre network project 06 May 2021 15:57 New York/Rome — Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has abandoned a project backed by his predecessor to create a single national fibre network controlled by Telecom Italia, in a bid to boost competition among carriers and employ a wider set of …
  • POLITICO China Direct: G7 on fire — Deal’s half-dead — Silence on Hong Kong 06 May 2021 09:44 Exploring Europe’s diplomatic and commercial relationship with China. By STUART LAU Send tips here | Subscribe for free | Listen to the newsletter and view in your browser TOUGH RHETORIC: The top foreign policy chiefs from the EU, Germany and France last …
  • Fight back against the cartel culture 06 May 2021 06:35 The news in early April this year regarding the existence of a cartel/syndicate that had been monopolising government procurement contracts is yet again a grim reminder of how deeply rooted the culture of corruption is in our society. The modus …
  • Healthpeak Properties Inc (PEAK) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 06 May 2021 03:23 Image source: The Motley Fool. Healthpeak Properties Inc (NYSE:PEAK) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 5, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, and welcome to the Healthpeak …
  • Intel EMEA To Partners: Not Invulnerable to Substrate Shortages through 2021 06 May 2021 00:23 As part of Intel’s Partner Connect conference last month, AnandTech has learned that information has been provided to European, Middle East and Asia (EMEA) customers and partners regarding the current level of semiconductor supply through the rest of the …
  • Glass Flake Coatings Market Size Forecast to Reach $2.1 Billion by 2026 05 May 2021 14:04 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. May 05, 2021 (The Expresswire) -- Glass Flake Coatings Market size is forecast to reach $2.1 billion by 2026, after growing at the CAGR of 4.4% over the forecast 2021-2026. …
  • Germany’s onshore wind expansion continues to struggle 05 May 2021 13:39 The German government’s latest attempt to attract investment in onshore wind farms fell flat, according to the results of tenders for renewables published on Friday (30 April), marking another episode in a series of undersubscribed tenders for wind power. …
  • Windhoek welcomes new initiatives 05 May 2021 10:58 NGHIINOMENWA ERASTUS and SAKEUS IIKELA IN its quest to revive the Khomas region's economy, the City of Windhoek's council has given itself until December 2022 to implement various private-sector business proposals. The business proposals will be …
  • EU Reportedly Considering 'New Legal Tool' as Response to Biden's 'Buy American' Order 05 May 2021 07:36 Business 07:08 GMT 05.05.2021Get short URL In late January, POTUS inked the so-called "Buy American" order, an executive action that Joe Biden said would help "rebuild the backbone of America: manufacturing, unions, and the middle class…
  • Mother's Day specials offer sweet, savory 05 May 2021 07:30 Mother's Day is the perfect day to celebrate all that the women in your life have done and the love they have given. Of course, I write this as a mother of two boys who often spends her mornings searching for the perfect hoodie and finding the missing …
  • ConocoPhillips (COP) Q1 2021 Earnings Call Transcript 05 May 2021 06:22 Image source: The Motley Fool. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Q1 2021 Earnings Call May 04, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Welcome to the first-quarter 2021 ConocoPhillips …
  • EU readies response to Biden’s ‘Buy American’ pitch 05 May 2021 02:45 Just as Joe Biden is insisting the U.S. government should "Buy American," Europe is on the verge of rolling out a countermeasure that will heap pressure on EU member countries to "Buy European." In the recovery from the coronavirus …