SA offers strategic entry point into Africa for investors

Pretoria, 14 March 2022. South Africa’s strategic position within the continental free trade area (AfCTA)adds immense value to investors who want to benefit from improved access to large markets. This will be highlighted at the 4th South African Investment Conference (SAIC) on 24 March. Among other objectives, SAIC brings together private and public sector decision-makers […]

Investment conference to highlight past successes

Pretoria, 14 March 2022. Underlining the success of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s investment drive and highlighting the significance of the Africa Free Continental Trade Area (AfCTA) to the Africa’s economic growth prospects will be the background against which presidential economic envoy, Jeff Radebe, will address a business breakfast on the 16th March 2022. The business breakfast […]

SA offers strategic entry point into Africa for investors

Pretoria, 14 March 2022. South Africa’s strategic position within the continental free trade area (AfCTA)adds immense value to investors who want to benefit from improved access to large markets. This will be highlighted at the 4th South African Investment Conference (SAIC) on 24 March. Among other objectives, SAIC brings together private and public sector decision-makers […]

DEPUTY MINISTER GINA WELCOMES PROCTER & GAMBLE’S R300 MILLION INVESTMENT

The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Ms Nomalungelo Gina has welcomed Procter & Gamble’s R300 million investment in a new Always sanitary pads manufacturing plant which has created 300 jobs. Gina was speaking at the launch of the plant in Kempton Park on Friday, 1 November. Gina said the launch and commissioning of the […]

Deputy Minister GIna welcomes R25million Japan Unido investment in alternative plastics

The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Ms Nomalungelo Gina has welcomed the R25 million Japan-South Africa collaboration project aimed at combating plastic pollution in South Africa, hailing it as a “ground-breaking” initiative.   The three-year project, which was launched in Pretoria today, aims to support the South African plastic industry to transition from the […]

R135 million Aberdare Cables launch

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Ebrahim Patel, has launched Aberdare Cables R135 million High Voltage Power Cables Plant in Port Elizabeth. Prior to this, there has only been two high-voltage power plants in the continent: one in Egypt and the other in Gauteng. Minister Patel said the choice of Port Elizabeth underlined the […]

Minister Patel engagement with BLSA

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Ebrahim Patel says the South African government is committed to working in close partnership with the private sector to achieve the country’s national goals. Minister Patel was speaking to businesspeople at an interactive sessions hosted by Business Leadership South Africa in Sandton today. The meeting was also attended […]

BFG investment launch

The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Ebrahim Patel, has welcomed the R50 million investment launch by BFG Africa Rail in the Advanced Manufacturing sector in Germiston, Gauteng. BFG Africa is a subsidiary of a multinational company in Bahrain specialising in manufacturing composite products and one of the top five global suppliers of advanced composite […]