press Release - 2016/05/27: SMALL BUSINESSES SHOULD FORM PART OF DTI'S 100 INDUSTRIALISTS - SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MINISTER
JOHANNESBURG, 27 May 2016 – Small, Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) should form part of the 100 industrialists that the Department of Trade and Industry is in the process of creating, Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu said this morning.
press Release - 2016/05/27: WORKERS AND EMPLOYERS REMAIN AT LOGGERHEADS
JOHANNESBURG, 27 May 2016 – The view voiced by President Jacob Zuma this week at the announcement of Toyota’s R6.1 billion investment at its Durban plant that there is "a new spirit of collaboration" between labour and employers to work together set the scene for the plenary session at the 2nd Annual Southern African Metals and Engineering Indaba, where the relationship between business and labour came under the spotlight.
press Release - 2016/05/26: TURBULENT ECONOMIC CONDITIONS CALL FOR URGENT POLICY RESET
JOHANNESBURG, 26 May 2016 – Turbulent economic conditions the world over and subdued economic growth from China call for governments of countries within the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to urgently reset economic policies, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Senior Resident Representative in South Africa Axel Schimmelpfenning said today.
press Release - 2016/05/26: ￼￼GOVERNMENT TO INTENSIFY INTERVENTIONS AIMED AT SUPPORTING STEEL SECTOR
￼GOVERNMENT TO INTENSIFY INTERVENTIONS AIMED AT SUPPORTING STEEL SECTOR
JOHANNESBURG, 26 May 2016 – Raising the demand for steel through local procurement, protecting downstream steel producers and enhancing the overall sector’s competitive ability to export will be the Government’s key focus areas as it continues its efforts to ensure the survival of the South African steel sector, Department of Trade and Industry (Dti) Deputy-Director General Garth Strachan said today.