Eskom’s 5.23% increase is unjustified

Although we feel somewhat vindicated with the fact that Eskom was granted 5.23% versus the 19.9% initially requested, we feel that any increase still sends the wrong message to Eskom. There should have been no increase granted. Industry, and the consumer, can ill afford any increase in tariffs with an ailing economy growing at less […]

Provincial Budget Comment

It is clear from the new provincial budget that the Western Cape continues to lead the way in promoting industrial development and growth. I think this is largely due to the imaginative approach adopted to encourage industries like tourism, renewable energy and modern broad band communication. It is also because the province goes out of its […]