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SA agro-processing companies seek new markets in France

JOHANNESBURG, October 16 – The Department of Trade and Industry will lead a delegation of 38 agro-processing companies to explore new markets at the 27th edition of the Salon International de l’alimentation (SIAL) International Food Exhibition taking place in Paris, France next week. The South African companies that will be showcasing their products and services in […]

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Multi-billion dollar SA, China deals will enable economic growth, educational opportunities – Presidency

JOHANNESBURG, September 3  – Multi-billion dollar agreements entered between South Africa and China will enable economic growth and educational opportunities, among other benefits, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office said on Monday. One agreement alone – on investment and trade promotion between the two countries – carries a monetary value of approximately R14 billion, the Presidency said […]

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Rob Davies unveils regulations on governance of special economic zones

JOHANNESBURG, August 8 – South Africa’s trade and industry minister Rob Davies is inviting public comment on draft regulations on the governance and composition of special economic zones (SEZs), his department said on Wednesday. The South African government implemented a new SEZ policy after identifying weaknesses in its Industrial Development Zones (IDZ) programme whose main […]

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Companies happy with steady progress at Ghana international trade fair, says dti

PRETORIA, March 5 – South African business people showcasing their products and services at the Ghana international trade fair currently underway in Accra are pleased with the steady progress they are making in their efforts to access the market in Ghana, the trade and industry department (dti) said. The business people, whose participation in the […]

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South Africa and DRC agree to remove trade obstacles

PRETORIA, November 11 – South Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have committed to remove hurdles that hinder business interactions between business people of the two countries, the trade and industry department (dti) said on Saturday. The agreement and commitment emanated from discussions held during this week’s Investment and Trade Initiative (ITI) seminar, […]