Sharp drop-off in construction activity in SA after the 2010 Soccer World Cup has seen the value of projects in Aveng's Australasia and Asia segment rise to four times that of its home market.
Aveng reports a 21% decline in headline earnings per share to 82.1c for the six months ended December 2014 from 104.5c a year ago.
PPC CEO Ketso Gordhan says the group's management is looking at concluding one or two big deals in Africa in a bid to double earnings by 2018.
PPC CEO Ketso Gordhan takes a R1m pay cut and his top 60 managers' remuneration is frozen in order to hike the wages of the cement maker's 1,200 lowest earners.
The Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of South Africa (Seifsa) has approved amendments to its memorandum of incorporation to broaden its reach beyond South Africa's borders.
In his recent State of the Nation Address, president Jacob Zuma said, "In 2012 we unveiled the National Infrastructure Plan, led by the President through the Presidential Infrastructure Coordinating Commission.
Group Five achieves an 'improved' six months ended December, as revenue growth is bolstered by energy sector and buildings work,according to CEO Mike Upton.
Having highlighted Africa as a primary focus, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ (RICS) global President Elect, Louise Brooke-Smith is currently visiting South Africa (February 2014) and Ghana.