Work on Attracting Investments Will Continue to Bear Fruit in 2017
2017-01-17
Officials of Invest South Africa (InvestSA), an initiative of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will once again put their shoulder on the wheel this year in order to attract and facilitate more domestic and foreign direct investments in the country. 
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the dti Warns About Possible Scam Targeting Businesses Looking to Conduct Trade and Investment with the Rest Of Africa
2016-12-14
It has come to the attention of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) that a company by the name of Intergovernmental Development Marketplace (IGDMp) is circulating a letter to companies inviting them to participate in a Trade Invest Africa initiative at a cost of R7 500. 
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Alcohol Awareness Operation Shuts-Down 11 Illegal Liquor Outlets in Kwazulu-Natal
2016-12-11
A joint liquor awareness and enforcement operation comprising of the National Liquor Authority (NLA) arm of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) in partnership with KwaZulu-Natal South African Police Service (SAPS), the Ethekwini Metropolitan Municipality and the Ethekwini Liquor Licensing Board has successfully led to the closing-down of 11 illegal trading outlets and confiscation of more than 800 litres of alcohol.
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Minister Davies to Appeal the Judgment of Micro-Finance South Africa
2016-12-09
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will appeal the recent North Gauteng High Court judgment in which the court set aside the Regulations on 6 November 2015 relating to short term credit transactions that Davies issued on the 6 November 2016.  The court set the regulations aside on the 21 November 216 after the Micro-Finance South Africa (MFSA) disputed the reduction of the maximum prescribed interest rate from 5% per month on the first loan to 3% per month for subsequent loans in the same calendar year.
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Concerns of the Poultry Industry
2016-12-09
the dti has noted the concerns raised by the poultry industry in South Africa especially in relations to the increase in imports of poultry products. The Government through the dti and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has been working with the domestic industry to address the challenges in the industry.
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