Strong Partnerships Key to Economic Transformation – 28 July 2017

Government has lobbied South Africans at large, particularly the private sector, to become more involved in efforts to propel South Africa’s development goals and to realise the vision of radical economic transformation. “Radical economic transformation requires broader buy-in from all sectors of South African society, who accept democracy and detest apartheid evils. People who love…

Media Centre Named after Ronnie Mamoepa – 28 July 2017

The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) Press Room will now be called the “Ronnie Mamoepa Media Centre” in honour of the late veteran government communicator. Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo made the announcement on Wednesday during his memorial service which was held at the GCIS in Hatfield, Tshwane. Struggle veteran and dedicated civil servant, Mamoepa, 56, passed away…

Trade Mission to Zambia a Success – 27 July 2017

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has concluded a successful Trade and Investment Mission to Zambia. Director of Export Promotion at the dti, Seema Sardha, said the 20-member South African business delegation that were part of the mission, identified countless mutually beneficial business opportunities that exist between the two countries. The two-day investment mission…

Government Continues to Support Disadvantaged Students – 27 July 2017

Government continues with its efforts to ensure that students from disadvantaged backgrounds have access to Post-School Education and Training (PSET). Official spending figures from the Department of Higher Education and Training show that total amounts via National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), in support of students at universities and colleges from poor and lower income…