FICO Xpress Insight Enables Users to Operationalize Analytics

Xpress Insight, Now Part of the FICO Xpress Community License, Supports Any Advanced Analytic Model and Helps Data Scientists Collaborate with Business Users

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Disruptive technology for constructive change

In industry and manufacturing, we’ve seen this linked to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) and as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

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Reliable, secure electricity supply crucial to attract investment

Energy Minister Jeff Radebe says a reliable, sustainable, competitive and secure electricity supply sector is crucial to attract investment into Africa. “It is therefore inevitable that we have to plan ahead and to coordinate our activities in a manner that improves our responsiveness,” the Minister said. Speaking at the Africa Energy Indaba currently underway at the Sandton Convention Centre, Minister Radebe said a deteriorating Eskom plant performance driven by old generation infrastructure, confirm that the country is now in need of more investment in new generation capacity to replace the…

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Saldanha Bay IDZ attracts R3bn worth of investment

Saldanha Bay IDZ attracts R3bn worth of investment The investors are targeting construction to start between March 2019 and March 2020, Minister Rob Davies said. “The investments signal a significant start of establishing new industrial value chains in and around the Port of Saldanha. “The Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone is part of the dti Special Economic Zones Programme and is developing into a world-class offshore and maritime hub,” the Minister said. Having established most of the major land-based infrastructure and some of the marine infrastructure, the zone’s partnership with…

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R98m invested into Sturrock Dry Dock in the Port of Cape Town

Cape Town – The Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDAT) and Wesgro welcome the R98 million floating caisson that is to be constructed for the Sturrock Dry Dock in the Port of Cape Town.

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Honda Announces Global Automobile Manufacturing Restructure

Honda Announces Global Automobile Manufacturing Restructure

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Over R1bn ploughed into Saldanha Bay IDZ

The Western Cape Government has unlocked R1.8 billion in provincial and private sector infrastructure funding for the Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) since 2014/15. Presenting her final State of the Province (SOPA) address in Cape Town on Friday, Western Cape Premier Hellen Zille said there are currently eight confirmed major investors in the IDZ, with a total investment value of R3 billion. “We were also instrumental in establishing the Atlantis Special Economic Zone for Greentech. It is projected to attract R3.7 billion in investment, create nearly 3 000 direct…

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Manufacturing: winners and losers of 2018

Manufacturing: winners and losers of 2018, The manufacturing industry rebounded in 2018, recording its highest annual growth rate in five years. The food and beverages and automotive divisions were the major drivers behind the rise. However, manufacturers in communication equipment, electrical machinery and clothing failed to perform.

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