Tuesday, 16 March 2004 02:00

IDC throws in its weight

The Industrial Development Corporation, the prime governmental agent for development of the economy, is taking the unfolding oil and gas exploration and production scenario along the West Coast of Africa very seriously.

Wednesday, 10 March 2004 02:00

Nigeria puts its investment hope in Tinapa

The Tinapa project in Calabar, the capital of Cross River State in southern Nigeria, would be a catalyst for investment into the impoverished country, President Olusegun Obasanjo predicted.

Wednesday, 21 January 2004 02:00

Erwin, Alcan in talks on Coega deal


The trade and industry department has confirmed that that minister Alec Erwin met representatives from Alcan and Pechiney, who visited SA last week, to assess the merits of Pechiney's proposed $2,2bn aluminium smelter at Coega.

Monday, 19 January 2004 02:00

Coega smelter hangs in the balance

Government and several parastatals made their biggest sales pitch yet last week when they met representatives of Canadian aluminium group Alcan in an effort to sell SA as the destination for a 2,2bn aluminium smelter at Coega in Eastern Cape.

Monday, 08 December 2003 02:00

Is SA business missing Angola's boat?

Relations between SA and Angola remain tepid, despite a history of solidarity

Thursday, 23 October 2003 02:00

Mvelaphanda enters local biotech market

Black economic empowerment pioneer Mvelaphanda could start construction of a state-of-the-art biotech facility in South Africa early next year, Mvelaphanda Holdings founder and executive chairman Tokyo Sexwale said yesterday.

Power parastatal Eskom said yesterday that it intended to take a 12,5% stake in the planned aluminium smelter to be built at Coega by French company Pechiney.

Analysts believe companies have been given impetus by the easing of exchange control regulations.

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