SADC water talks underway in Gauteng- 23 November 2017

The Department of Water and Sanitation says the inter-dependence between water, energy and food is critical to strengthen efforts to achieve the Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) goals of industrialisation and poverty eradication. Opening the 8th SADC Multi-Stakeholder Water Dialogue in Boksburg, Gauteng, the department’s International Water Support Deputy Director General, Lindiwe Lusenga, said collaboration between…

SA welcomes UK Funding for Public Sector 22 November 2017

South Africa on Tuesday officially welcomed the United Kingdom’s £2.2 million funding towards capacity building in the public sector. “The funding of £2.2 million that has now been secured from the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) will further strengthen the implantation of the Capacity Development Strategy (CDS),” said National Treasury’s acting Accountant General Zanele…

Cabinet welcomes Ford Investment – 16 November 2017

Cabinet on Thursday welcomed Ford Motor Company’s R3 billion investment into its Silverton plant in Tshwane. “This investment will result in the creation of direct and indirect jobs due to the expected increased production of its Ford Ranger model,” Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said. Earlier this month, the company announced its plans to expand production capacity…