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Minister of the Environmental Affairs unveils Mpact’s liquid packaging recycling plant
21 August, 2017
Mpact
Mpact says recycling rates in SA are well ahead of global recovery rates. On the 25 July 2017, Mpact opened its liquid packaging recycling plant at the company's Springs paper mill. The company held an on-site ribbon-cutting ceremony, with Minister Dr.Edna Molewa... read more
Group with forestry assets in Mozambique given ‘buy’ recommendation
21 August, 2017
Macauhub
Innvestment bank VSA Capital has made a ‘buy' recommendation on the shares of the Obtala group, which holds forestry concessions in Mozambique, for up to 36 pence per share, roughly double the current price of 17.5 pence, the group said in a statement to the market. read more
Presentation made by FSA to Davis Tax Commission on proposed wealth tax
19 August, 2017
FSA
Forestry South Africas presentation presented to the Davis Tax Commission at its offices in Pretoria on Wednesday 16 August. read more
South African Forestry & Forest Products Industry Facts (1980 - 2016) Excel Version
19 August, 2017
FSA
SA Forestry & Forest Products Industry Facts (1980 - 2016) read more
National Minimum Wage Documents
19 August, 2017
FSA
Nedlac is apparently still consolidating inputs received.  However, another opportunity for public comment on the National Minimum Wage Bill will arise during September/October (the bill will be released as soon as the NEDLAC process is concluded). read more
FP&M Seta Initiative: Forestry Growth Strategy Workshop - CHANGE OF DATE
18 August, 2017
FP&M Seta
Change of date for the Forestry Growth Strategy Workshop read more
Request to Place Environmental Management Learnership Students (Free of Charge)
16 August, 2017
Green Skills Academy
The Academy is running an NQF Level 5 course in Environmental Management and is looking for employers who could offer work experience for a 6 month period in the field. The students are fully funded so no cost to company. This may be an ideal opportunity to assist with the skills development of youngsters in the field of environmental management. read more
KZN community fights poverty through forestry project
16 August, 2017
Farmers weekly
A total of 7 000ha was transferred to the Mabandla community in Kwazulu-Natal as part of government's land reform programme. The community has since established several successful ventures, including a commercial forestry enterprise, on the land. read more
Fracking exploration company withdraws application in KZN
16 August, 2017
ENCA
DURBAN -  A company that was given the green light to explore for hydrocarbons in northern KwaZulu-Natal has announced that it withdrew its application. KwaZulu-Natal is currently facing multiple applications by companies that want to explore the province for oil and gas. read more
African countries must even out trade to promote integration
16 August, 2017
The Southern Times
THE impounding of over 400 Namibian, Tanzanian, South African and Congolese trucks by Zambian authorities from February to July 2017 has raised serious questions on two important matters confronting Africa, namely; The need to protect our natural resources... read more

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