SA cements trade links with Russia – 18 September 2017

South Africa’s Ambassador to Russia has commended the work put in by government to create opportunities for local businesspeople. Speaking at South Africa’s national pavilion at the World Food Moscow international expo in Russia, Nomasonto Sibanda-Thusi said the two countries need to redouble efforts to showcase their respective offerings. “South Africa is endowed with capabilities…

Dti Pushes Ahead with Localisation to Boost Domestic Growth – 14 September 2017

Government is working towards a more effective monitoring and enforcement of localisation, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said. Briefing reporters after the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) presented its 2016/17 Annual Report to the Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry, Minister Davies said localisation and incentives are two policy tools that are the…