ARTICLES RELATING TO ROB DAVIES

DTI responds to Malema's poultry tariff hike demand

2017-01-13 09:09

In response to Julius Malema's urging for a 50% tariff on poultry imports, Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies says a committee is examining the industry's challenges.

ANC is 'hypocritical' as government officials also visited Taiwan - DA

2017-01-03 19:04

It is "laughable" to suggest that Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga breached foreign policy by going to Taiwan, while government officials undertook the same trip in 2014, says the DA’s Dean Macpherson.

Retailers could face Christmas 'drought' of imported goods

2016-12-04 10:18

South African retailers could face a shortage of imported goods in their stores over the Christmas shopping period, as the authority that permits these goods to hit the shelves has a backlog of over 5 000 authorisations.

Will 21 be the new legal drinking age in SA?

2016-10-03 19:55

The Department of Trade and Industry has published liquor and gambling amendment bills that aim to limit the social ills associated with drinking and gambling.

'Slow grower SA' still has a chance - report

2016-09-18 13:04

Although South Africa was grouped with Arab Spring countries as a "slow grower" the agri-processing and manufacturing sectors present opportunities for growth.

dti's absence on steel price committee questioned

2016-08-16 14:23

Most of the steel industry is regulated by the department of trade and industry, yet the dti has no representation on the recently established steel price committee.

UK post-Brexit won't be more restrictive than EU - Davies

2016-07-04 11:34

There’s no reason to believe Britain will be more restrictive than the EU when it comes to trade agreements with South Africa, says trade and industry minister Rob Davies.

SA's Rooibos Tea gains protection under EU deal

2016-06-17 12:56

South Africa's renowned Rooibos Tea has secured geographic indicator status in a pact with the European Union, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Nando's: We serve only South African chicken

2016-05-19 07:47

Fast food chain Nando’s has rejected the government’s assertion that it serves imported American chicken in its restaurants.

How world sees SA: BBC HARDtalk rips into Zuma loyalist Rob Davies

2016-05-06 21:00

In an interview televised locally, BBC HARDtalk anchor Stephen Sackur launched a full-frontal attack on Trade Minister Rob Davies.

 

Impose 50% tariff on poultry imports, urges Malema

2017-01-12 19:35

The Economic Freedom Fighters called on Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies to impose a 50% tariff on all chicken importers to protect SA poultry farmers and their workers.

SA slaps huge import tax on EU chicken legs

2016-12-15 13:57

The government has slapped a safeguard duty of 13.9% on frozen chicken legs imported from the European Union to help the ailing local industry.

Investors not dwelling on State of Capture report - Davies

2016-11-08 15:14

Foreign direct investors have not bolted due to allegations in the Public Protector's State of Capture report, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says.

Davies denies interfering at regulatory body

2016-09-19 19:24

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has denied interfering at the National Regulator for Compulsory Specification that allegedly led to its CEO's resignation.

dti confident about steel price protection measures

2016-09-15 13:30

The department of trade and industry has done enough to save primary and downstream steel producers in South Africa, says a departmental official.

Zim's economic health impacts SA - Davies

2016-08-04 19:31

Zimbabwe has failed to meet its commitments under the SADC trade protocol, which may impact regional trade deals, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Brexit: British can set up shop in SA, says Davies

2016-06-17 18:03

The British can set up shop in South Africa to access the European market if they exit the European Union, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Prime time ad ban for alcohol could be on the cards

2016-06-06 16:55

Prime time advertising of alcoholic beverages could soon be a thing of the past if cabinet approves a regulation contained in the draft liquor policy paper.

Economy needs urgent structural change, says Davies

2016-05-09 19:28

There is a pressing need for South Africa to break away from a commodity dependent economy, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

SA fights to preserve steel-making capacity

2016-04-20 16:51

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says the country faces huge challenges amid the global gut in steel prices, but intends to preserve its primary steel-making capacity.

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