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Prasa to conclude fleet renewal 'as quickly as possible' – Montana

Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) CEO Lucky Montana is positive the first train in Metrorail’s R123-billion fleet renewal programme can be delivered by 2014 or 2015. “It’s an ambitious programme, yes,” he admits.

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Public Works Minister launches contractor development programme

Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi on Thursday launched a new programme aimed at setting the national framework for sustainable development of contractors, particularly targeting the emerging black, women- and youth-owned companies. The National Contractor Development Programme (NCDP), which was launched in Durban, aims to increase transformation in targeted categories and grades, as well as improving the Construction Industry Development Board’s (CIDB’s) grading status of these contractors.

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Pule claims smear campaign is politically, business-motivated blackmail

Communications Minister Dina Pule on Monday shot back at reports published in the Sunday Times, claiming that the “persistent smear campaign” against her was a result of a failed blackmail attempt to influence a set-top box (STB) manufacturing tender, besides others. Speaking at a last-minute press conference on Monday, she accused the “Sunday Times handlers”, who she said were high profile business people and politicians, of allegedly attempting to coerce her into “making decisions in their favour, through threats of injurious revelations or accusations”.

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R860bn already spent on infrastructure, as Zuma warns of contractor crack down

Having last year declared that infrastructure development would be a primary focus of government, President Jacob Zuma used his 2013 State of the Nation Address to offer a report back on progress made, while also warning large construction companies that government would take a hard line against fraud, collusion and corruption in the sector. Addressing lawmakers in Cape Town on Wednesday night, Zuma outlined progress that had been made in delivering on water, energy, transport and social infrastructure programmes. He said that between 2009 and the end of March 2013, more than R860-billion would have been invested on projects that laid the basis for increased exports, particularly mining exports, higher economic growth and social development.

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Rand to return to 'appropriate' level

South Africa's currency is likely to bounce back from three-and-a-half year lows plumbed this week due to two months of labour unrest, central bank Deputy Governor Francois Groepe said. "The rand's exchange value has reflected investor concerns in recent weeks, and although the negative consequences of the unrest cannot be underestimated, I am confident the currency will return to more appropriate levels," Groepe said in a speech posted on the bank's website on Friday.

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Relax labour regulations, says FMF’s Mashaba

The labour laws implemented to reverse the exploitation of labour, as found in apartheid South Africa, had “gone too far” and was now suppressing small businesses and contributing to the country’s high unemployment rate, Free Market Foundation (FMF) chairperson Herman Mashaba said on Friday. The labour legislation adopted post-1994 was meant to give greater rights to workers and eliminate the exploitation of particularly blacks by employers but, he noted, the current labour regulation environment was not conducive to the creation of jobs for South Africa’s 7.5-million unemployed citizens, many of whom have never held a job and was unlikely to ever have a job.

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Renault hopeful new Clio will be this year’s comeback kid

From number 15 in the B-hatchback segment in the South African automotive market, to a spot in the top five in 2013; this is Renault South Africa’s (SA’s) ambition for the new Clio, says marketing and communications VP Fabien Payzan. Payzan’s optimism comes on the back of a strong performance in left-hand-drive markets, where the Clio4 was launched in October last year. By the end of March, more than 100 000 Clios had been sold.

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Risks in emerging Europe recede as eurozone outlook stabilises

Signs of stabilisation in the eurozone were reducing the risks facing emerging Europe and leading to cautious optimism that the worst of the transition region’s problems may be over, the European Bank for Construction and Development (EBRD) said in a report on Monday.

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SA Corporate Real Estate awards property management contract to Broll

JSE-listed SA Corporate Real Estate Fund on Monday said it had awarded the contract for the property management of its entire portfolio to property group Broll, effective from July 1. SA Corporate’s portfolio comprises 139 properties, covering 1.19-million square metres of lettable area, independently valued at R8.1-billion as at December 31, 2012.

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SA January inflation slows to 5.4% y/y

South Africa's headline consumer inflation slowed to 5.4% year-on-year in January, well below the market's expectations, from 5.7% in December, Statistics South Africa said on Wednesday. Inflation was at 0.3% on a month-on-month basis in January compared with 0.2% in December, lower than market consensus of 0.55%.

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