SA Still a Good Place to Invest In: Minister Zulu – 12 April 2017

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has assured Qatari investors that as South Africa drives its radical economic transformation programme, the country is still the right place in which to invest.   Addressing the South Africa-Qatar Business Forum in Pretoria on Wednesday, Minister Zulu said radical economic transformation is necessary to achieve South Africa’s development…

KZN revises procurement rules to transform economy – 11 April 2017

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Treasury has launched the revised Regulations of the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act (PPPFA) of 2017 to transform the economy of that province.   The revised regulations are meant to address the wide economic gap through a carefully skewed government procurement process, taking into account the plight of black-owned enterprises, which have…

Wheels set in motion for KZN titanium beneficiation plant – 11 April 2016

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu says the announcement of a R4.5 billion investment in the Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone (RBIDZ) confirms that KwaZulu-Natal is a preferred destination for foreign direct investment.   The Leader of Government Business and MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Sihle Zikalala, on Tuesday presided over the strategic partners…