Labour issues, late payment and slow growth ‘catastrophic’ for the sector, says Master Builders’ Association North.
The results of Consulting Engineers South Africa's (CESA) Bi-annual Economic and Capacity Survey for the period January to June 2018 recently released indicates positive news, that the construction sector has seen growth for the first time in six quarters.
The results of Consulting Engineers South Africa's (CESA) Bi-annual Economic and Capacity Survey for the period June to December 2017 recently released indicate that expectations relating to industry confidence levels for the first six months of 2018 are still very positive increasing in the last six months of this year.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has announced that from 1 April, government will freeze appointments to non-critical vacant posts, as part of measures to contain costs.
Construction at the V&A Waterfront’s Silo District reached some impressive milestones in recent weeks:
The success or failure of addressing South Africa’s energy, infrastructure and unemployment increasingly lies in the ability of government and business being able to work effectively together in public/private sector partnerships.
The population on the African continent is continually growing at a rapid pace, setting a high demand on economies and infrastructure to support the surge in population.
South Africa's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 1.4% in the third quarter, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA).