Manzini City: A rising giant in the Switzerland of Africa

PUTCO Ltd: Helping to shape social change

in Infrastructure

South Africa’s transport system has a long and varied past but with infrastructure upgrades in motion and advancements in technology; not to mention social transformation on the agenda, public transport has an important role to play in the 21st Century. One of the foremost companies when it comes to bus transportation is PUTCO Ltd. The […]

Johannesburg Development Agency: Finessing the art of re-generation

in Infrastructure

Reform and transformation have become absolute pillars of the South African Government’s aims to achieve socio-economic prosperity across the country. Those ambitions are keenly felt in the mass of urban life within Johannesburg. Helping to bridge skills gaps, generate an entrepreneurial spirit and economic hope is the Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA). “The JDA manages and […]

Development Bank of Southern Africa: Investing for the future of Southern Africa

in Infrastructure

One of the biggest requirements for economic development in Southern Africa is that of investment. Expenditure in infrastructure creates commerce, new skills, jobs and a way out of poverty. The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) was established in 1983 to perform, in its own words, “a broad economic development function within the homeland constitutional […]

Coega Development Corporation: Setting the standard for Africa’s IDZs

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Part of the challenge of transformation within South Africa is the development of historically underprivileged areas. The South African Government has worked hard to develop areas subjected to economic stimulus in the shape of Industrial Development Zones (IDZs), with Coega IDZ, located close to the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality, one of the foremost projects […]