R50m Budget Approved for First Phase Of Ekandustria Industrial Park Revitalisation
2017-03-30
The Deputy Director-General for Special Economic Zones and Economic Transformation at Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Mr Sipho Zikode says a budget of approximately R50 million has been approved to address the first phase of the four-phase revitalisation programme of the Ekandustria Industrial Park.
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Parliament Oversight Committee Visits Projects in Mpumalanga
2017-03-29
The Parliamentary Oversight Committees on Trade and International Relations and Economic and Business Development conducted a joint visit to two of the projects funded by the National Empowerment Fund (NEF) in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga.
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R15 Billion Set Aside to for New Investments and Job Creation ? Director-General October
2017-03-29
The Director-General of the Department of Trade and Industry, (the dti), Mr Lionel October says R15 billion has been set aside for projected investments across all incentives in order to achieve sustainable growth and job creation. October was briefing the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry on the key planned interventions by the department in Parliament.
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Roadshow to China to Attract Investments to SEZs Begin in May
2017-03-28
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies says the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Strategic Cooperation that was signed by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) and the Bank of China in Sandton today, will bear immediate fruits when a roadshow is undertaken to China to promote South Africa?s Special Economic Zones (SEZs). Minister Davies was speaking at the signing ceremony of the MoU soon after meeting the Chairperson of the Bank of China, Mr Tian Guoli.
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South Africa and Oman Commit to Enhance Trade Relations
2017-03-27
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies and his Omani counterpart, Dr Ali Bin Masoud Al-Sunaidy addressed the SA ? Oman Business Forum in Sandton, Johannesburg, today. The two Ministers committed themselves to ensure that overall trade and investment relations between the two countries are enhanced. The Ministers are of the view that trade between the two countries has performed below potential.
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