South African construction company Basil Read has won a R2.7-billion contract from the UK government to design, build and operate an airport on the South Atlantic Ocean island of St Helena, one of the world's most remote locations.
• Hi-tech solution to fix roads
The 18th annual Investing in African Mining Indaba takes place in Cape Town from 6 to 9 February 2012, and will bring together mining executives and analysts, government representatives and financial decision-makers from around the world.
• Joburg: from mining camp to big city
South Africa's business schools have been rated tops in the Africa and the Middle East category in a recent global survey, with Cape Town's institution taking first place and another two placed in the top five.
• UCT MBA among world’s best
Unilever South Africa's new R670-million state-of-the-art savoury foods factory, complete with outstanding green credentials, is one of the largest private investments in South Africa in recent years.
• Top green rating for SA building