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News Construction General
July 28, 2020  

SNC-Lavalin sells South African Resources business

The South African Resource business has around 1,800 employees, and primarily services construction and site maintenance clients

News Government General
August 14, 2019  

EDC regrets US$41M loan to back Bombardier sale to Zuma allies

Money helped the Gupta family, closely connected to former South African president, who face corruption charges.

News Food & Beverage General
October 18, 2018  

As Canada legalizes pot, other countries likely to follow

Canada is the second country in the world to legalize cannabis, but others could join us very soon.

News Automotive General
April 25, 2018  

Chinese automaker plans electric car production in South Africa

BAIC is preparing to set up a “new energy car production base” by the end of June.

News Government Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production
March 2, 2015  

EDC loan helps finances $1.2B Bombardier rail contract in SAfrica

US$450-million loan will help rail operator Transnet to fund a purchase of rail equipment from the Quebec-based manufacturer.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2014  

BRICS nations agree to create own development bank in Shanghai

New $100 billion bank is seen as a strong push against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.

News Manufacturing General Production
March 17, 2014  

Bombardier to deliver 240 TRAXX locomotives to South Africa

Will manufacture them there with 60% of the supplier business going to local firms.