Building & Construction News

Can bidders be disqualified for not having B-BBEE documents?

  • 26-07-2021
  • Taranis

The BEE Act of 2003 is clear in its instruction that all organs of state must “Take into account and as far as reasonably possible, apply any relevant code of good practice in terms of this Act,” when issuing licenses, concessions, ten...

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Why township malls should not be rebuilt

  • 23-07-2021
  • Mail & Guardian

The events of the past week have illuminated the frailties of our society. As a nation, we have been forced to face the dark underbelly of our structural inequality and the effect it has on our communities. By now, we all are aware that South Afri...

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Is SA doing enough to avert a water crisis?

  • 23-07-2021
  • Cape Business News

As the Eastern Cape faces the prospect of taps running dry, SA needs to urgently and proactively address a looming water crisis.

As South Africa battles the third wave of Covid-19 vaccinations and amidst the cha...

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Good news about Toyota in Durban

  • 22-07-2021
  • My Broadband

The eThekwini Municipality and Toyota South Africa have committed to safeguard the motor company’s investment and other businesses in Durban and to continue to create a conducive environment for the car manufacturer and other investors to th...

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Witbank Correctional Centre becomes the first correctional centre to produce bricks

  • 21-07-2021
  • Witbank News

Offenders at Witbank Correctional Centre have started a bricklaying project as part of the self-sufficiency projects that the management area is embarking on.

According to Mr Thabile Mahlangu, assistant director of communications in the ...

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R745m Kusile graft case delayed

  • 21-07-2021
  • The Citizen

The Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court yesterday postponed Eskom’s R745 million Kusile power station corruption case.

The case was postponed to 19 August for former Eskom senior official France Hlakudi to find a new lawyer after a...

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How is the Functionality methodology applied in government tenders?

  • 20-07-2021
  • Taranis

The Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act 2017 Regulations (PPPFA) stipulate that when an organ of state has decided to apply the process of Functionality as a methodology for Evaluation in a tender, it must clearly indicate in the bid doc...

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