Industrialisation Depends on Creating Large Markets Across the African Continent
2017-06-28
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says deep industrialisation will depend on creating large markets across the African continent and needs to be seen as a regional matter as South Africa is too small to support it on its own. Minister Davies was speaking at the two day Manufacturing Indaba in Emperors Palace, Ekurhuleni.
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Nkandla Residents Warned About Illegal Credit Providers
2017-06-27
The community of Nkandla in KwaZulu-Natal were told to be vigilant and report any credit providers especially loan sharks and abomashonisa who take advantage of their credit loan facilities and prejudice them. The warning came from the Director of Consumer Law and Policy at the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Mr Andisa Potwana. He was speaking during the national education and awareness campaign on the Liquor, National Gambling, Lotteries Amendment, National Credit, Consumer Protection, Copyright, Performers Protection, and Companies Acts held in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal today.
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Minister Davies Launches R1bn Agro-Processing Incentive
2017-06-27
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has officially launched the R1 billion Agro-Processing Support Scheme (APSS) that will stimulate investment by South African agro-processing and beneficiation enterprises. The launch took place at the Africa Big 7 Food Forum and Saitex, that is currently underway at Gallagher Conference centre in Johannesburg, today.
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SA And Kenya Commit to Building Mutually Sustainable Relations in Pursuit of Africa Agenda 2063
2017-06-27
The Acting High Commissioner of South Africa in Kenya, Mr Sarel van Zyl says South African businesses have a crucial role to play in growing the Kenyan economy following from the commitments made during the State Visit by President Jacob Zuma in October last year.
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Launch of Musina Intermodal Terminal a Boost to Regional Economic Integration
2017-06-26
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says the launch of the Musina Intermodal Terminal (MIT) is a huge boost to the regional economic integration and Special Economic Zones Programme. The Minister was .was speaking during the launch of the Intermodal Terminal in Musina, Limpopo Province. Minister Davies said the MIT will contribute immensely to the regional economic integration that South Africa, the SADC region and the continent at large are working hard for.
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