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Significant developments

Significant developments

By: Terence Creamer     1st May 2015 A number of interesting developments have taken place in the electricity sector over the past few weeks that could have major long-term... 

Terms of trade weaken

Terms of trade weaken

By: Terence Creamer     24th April 2015 A sobering new World Bank report is forecasting that sub-Saharan Africa’s growth will slow to 4% in 2015 from 4.5% in 2014, owing to the weak... 

Primacy of Performance

Primacy of Performance

By: Terence Creamer     17th April 2015 In a recent presentation on the effect of South Africa’s electricity crisis on the mining sector, Chamber of Mines chief operating officer Roger... 

More Real Economy
Decoupling needed

Decoupling needed

By: Terence Creamer     10th April 2015 South Africa’s prevailing electricity shortages, conventional wisdom holds, are not only undermining the country’s actual economic performance, but... 

Power priority

Power priority

By: Terence Creamer     3rd April 2015 The unhealthy developments at the very top of Eskom are quite obviously destructive and destablising. But they are also diverting attention from... 

Probing Performance

Probing Performance 

By: Terence Creamer     27th March 2015 One of the main reasons given for the recent suspension of Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona and three other senior executives related to a “lack of... 

Growth speed limits

Growth speed limits

By: Terence Creamer     20th March 2015 In a recent speech delivered at the University of Cape Town, International Monetary Fund (IMF) first deputy MD David Lipton noted that several... 

Private promise?

Private promise?

By: Terence Creamer     13th March 2015 There is a definite move by the Gauteng provincial administration, led by Premier David Makhura, to more fully integrate the capital, ingenuity and... 

Tax, tolls and more

Tax, tolls and more 

By: Terence Creamer     6th March 2015 While some may view Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s maiden Budget as little more than a ‘tax-and-toll’ document, there are a number of other key... 

Execute the plan!

Execute the plan!

By: Terence Creamer     27th February 2015 The quote attributed to General George Patton, “A good plan, violently executed now, is better than a perfect plan next week”, came to mind  during... 

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