the dti and  Partners to Host a Public Session on Governance and Industrialisation in Cape Town
2017-03-24
The Department of Trade and Industry, (the dti) in partnership with SOAS University of London, Centre of African Studies (CAS) and the Mo Ibrahim Foundation will host a public session on Governance and Industrialisation in Africa. The session will take place at the Townhouse Hotel in Cape Town, Western Cape on Monday, 27 March 2017.
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B-BBEE Commission Should Take Action Against Non-Compliant Companies - Davies
2017-03-24
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says the Broad-Based Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) Commission should take action against companies that are found to not be complying with the B-BBEE requirements for transformation. Minister Davies was speaking at the breakfast session held by the B-BBEE Commission on the national state of transformation, in Midrand, today.
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Cape Town Businesswomen Blazing the Black Industrialists Trail
2017-03-24
The determination of three gritty Cape Town businesswomen to defy the odds and make success of their business paid off when they became the first beneficiaries of the much-talked about Black Industrialists Programme. Their company, K9 Pet Foods, which is based in Milnerton, received funding to the tune of R20 million from the Department of Trade and Industry?s (the dti) Black Industrialists Incentive Scheme and the balance of the funding from the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and Woolworths
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South Africa Optimistic About Further Economic Ties with Nigeria-High Commissioner Mnguni
2017-03-24
South Africa is optimistic about consolidating economic ties with Nigeria. This was said by the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Lulu Louis Mnguni. Mnguni was addressing the trade and investment seminar in Lagos, Nigeria. The seminar was part of the trade and investment mission organised by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) in an attempt to create more market access and investment opportunities for South African companies in the West African region.
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Government is Committed to Saving Poultry Jobs
2017-03-23
The Deputy Director-General of Industrial Policy Development at the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Mr Garth Strachan says the South African government is committed to ensuring that jobs in the poultry sector are saved. Strachan was speaking during the public hearings on the poultry sector challenges hosted by the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry in Parliament today.
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