Month: Nov 2020

What Can We Learn About Fiber Optics that Appear in Nature?

Fiber optic cables (FOCs) are waveguides that transmit light over far distances. Used in applications like telecommunications, surgery, and endoscopy, it can be interesting to consider that they’re used by organisms in nature too. To find out more about this article please visit: https://www.machinedesign.com/materials/article/21836170/what-can-we-learn-about-fiber-optics-that-appear-in-nature Resources:  https://www.machinedesign.com/

Is the SA municipal model still relevant?

In South Africa, glaring disparities between municipalities and metropolitans on their efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of services are widely known. In some cases, the more rural local municipalities are teetering on the verge of collapse. But all is not lost. The structural problem of municipalities in the country is a long-standing and complicated …

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WATCH: How Covid-19 has affected M&A in the mining sector

Covid-19 has hampered merger activity in the mining sector. Industry players have cautioned that only a few deals may be completed due to the weak economic environment. Business Day TV spoke to RMB’s Henk de Hoop for his views on consolidation in the industry. To find out more about this article please visit: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/companies/mining/2020-11-04-watch-how-covid-19-has-affected-ma-in-the-mining-sector/ Resources:  https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/