Category archives for: Investing

EXCLUSIVE: US defends “sovereignty” of African states in use of coal and gas

Hwange Colliery

from SCOTT COURIER in Washington, United States WASHINGTON, (CAJ News) – THE lack of electricity in Africa has become a factor in Washington’s “war on terror” Good news millions who live off the grid, but the policy is set to draw fire from those opposed to fossil fuel. Two of the most senior voices in […]

Billions invested in renewable energy to address SA power deficit

Solar energy storage plant

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Pofadder, Northern Cape POFADDER, (CAJ News) – GOVERNMENT and the private sector are investing billions of rands as South Africa makes the most of its abundance in renewable sources of energy and ultimately address erratic power supplies that are partly to blame for prevailing economic challenges. The country has vast clean energy sources as […]

MTN pledges creation of 1 000 more jobs

MTN Group, photo by CAJ News

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE MTN Group has committed to the creation of 1 000 jobs as part of a commitment to a business-led collaboration with government and labour aiming to empower 1 million young South Africans. MTN pledged to create the jobs within the first year of the Youth Employment Service (YES) initiative launched by […]

US$1 billion bond certificate enhances AMG’s gold status

Frank Buyanga

by NALEDI NDLOVU JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE African Medallion Group (AMG) has introduced a US$1 billion gold-backed bond certificate, a global solution that enables people from anywhere in the world to invest in and enjoy the benefits of owning the special metal. The development is expected to solidify the start-up’s position in the gold […]

MTN takes aim at rapid IoT growth potential

MTN Group, photo by CAJ News

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MTN has invested R30 billion (US$2,5 billion) over the past three years to upgrade and stabilise its network infrastructure, officials confirmed as the company outlined plans to explore Internet of Things (IoT) growth potential. “As MTN continues to expand its footprint, the company has invested an average of […]

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