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Railway: South Africa’s Afro 4000 locos

South Africa’s railway system, which remained unchanged for 60 years, is now set to regain its dominant position in the country’s transport network.…

Africa: A powerhouse on the Rise

Africa’s rapid rates of urbanisation and population growth are creating one of the fastest growing labour forces and consumer markets in the world.

Connecting the continent

Efforts are finally being made to strengthen trade ties between East and Central Africa, through the construction of twin inland container depots (ICDs) on either each side of Lake Tanganyika.…

Big plans for light and heavy rail

The 1,500 km rail line to Walvis Bay would cost $11bn to develop and would also require the construction of a new $4bn coal terminal at the port, as the existing coal facility would be unable to cope with the volume of expected coal exports.…