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Free State’s first Black Industrialists take off

The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has injected R35 million to assist the Free State’s first-approved Black Industrialists Programme. Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe and Premier of the province, Sisi Ntombela, on Wednesday bestowed Kevali Chemicals (PTY) Ltd the honour of being the province’s Black Industrialists Programme (BIP) beneficiary. Speaking at the ceremony held at […]

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East London smart factory to create jobs

The launch of the Yekani Manufacturing factory at the East London Special Economic Zone (ELIDZ) is expected to create at least 1 000 new jobs for the community. The R1 billion smart factory was launched by Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies on Tuesday. The 100% black-owned Information and Communication Technology (ICT) electronics and manufacturing […]

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President Ramaphosa invited to G7 Summit for oceans protection

President Cyril Ramaphosa will this weekend participate in the G7 Leaders’ Summit Outreach, the Presidency said on Wednesday. The President has been invited by the host of the G7 Leaders’ Summit, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada, under the theme ‘Healthy, productive and resilient oceans and seas, coasts and communities’. The two-day session will start […]

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NUM To Hold 16th National Elective Congress

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will hold its 16th national elective congress in June (20-22- 2018) at Birchwood Hotel and Conference Centre in Boksburg. The theme of the National Congress is “Re-build and re-engineer NUM towards reclaiming its historical posture”. More than 800 delegates are expected to attend the conference locally and internationally. The […]

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Trump Withdrawal On Iran Deal Affects SA Investment

Collins Ndlovu: Trump’s announcement stands to reduce  SA-Iran trade target of 80 billion dollars, these include oil imports, giant cellular phone network MTN. The Iranian ambassador to South Africa said on Tuesday that he hoped US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear deal would not affect the relationship with South Africa and Iran. […]

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Private Sector Threat To Ramaphosa’s Objectives

Collins Ndlovu; Johannesburg: President Cyril Ramphosa new dawn set to fail amid resistance from the private sector, the corporate has shown lack of political willingness when it comes to the transformation of the young black unemployed population. Despite efforts to try to get 100 billion dollar investment in the next five years, Ramaphosa is likely […]