Category archives for: Construction

Lafarge invests millions in North West communities

Lafarge South Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE RUSTENBURG, (CAJ News) – COMMUNITIES in the North West Province are to benefit from the construction of a state-of-the art multi-purpose centre, which is part of plans by a cement company to develop an economically sustainable eco-system within areas it operates. Lafarge has launched the centre, in the Bodibe Village in Lichtenburg. […]

UN cops a blast ahead of climate talks

Lake Chad, photo by CAJ News Africa, Chad

from Special CAJ News Correspondent in Katowice, Poland KATOWICE, (CAJ News) – A SHRINKING lake, a growing coal program, snowstorms in the US and dithering in Canberra are just a few of the headaches for a United Nations summit on climate change, set to start on 3 December in the Polish town of Katowice. On […]

Women at forefront of Africa’s prime real estate summit

Johannesburg Skyline from top of South Africa

by GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MORE than 300 property professionals are expected to attend the award-winning African Real Estate and Infrastructure Summit that will have women playing a prominent role. The event returns to Sandton in South Africa on October 11-12. “Following two successful editions we have another insightful, strategic conference programme this […]

Dubai “port” could change land-locked Africa

Container dock photo (free)

from ADANE BIKILA in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ADDIS ABABA, (CAJ News) – PLANS for an “inland container port” hold promise for Africa’s 16 countries without coastlines. But a lot depends on having the right neighbours. Ethiopia is to develop a container dock that will handle imports and exports for the region, even though it no […]

Expanded DRC Mining Week returns in June

DRC mining

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – MORE than 3 000 international mining experts and local stakeholders from more than 50 countries are expected to attend the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Mining Week in June. The long-running, flagship mining conference and expo in this mining hub, will return to Lubumbashi. It […]

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