Two suspended National Gambling Board directors quit

2015-01-25 19:00

Some of the suspended directors have resigned just weeks before a forensic report into their alleged misconduct was due to be handed to the dti.

US, South Africa in flap over chicken trade

2014-12-12 19:33

Two US senators have threatened to try to block South Africa from a lucrative trade agreement if Pretoria doesn't lift import duties on cheaper chicken cuts.

Davies: SA to spend R24bn on HIV drugs

2014-11-18 08:45

SA plans to spend R24bn over two years to buy HIV/Aids drugs for public hospitals as the prevalence of the virus is rising, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Mthethwa: At R5.2m SA's best paid official?

2014-11-13 12:44

National Empowerment Fund head Philisiwe Mthethwa may well be the highest-paid public official, taking home more than R5.2m last year, claims the DA.

New wind turbine factory opens in tech hub

2014-11-05 18:14

A breath of fresh air swept through the Green Technology Industrial Park in Atlantis as a R300m wind turbine tower production facility was launched amid a panic over electricity.

DTI invites SA companies to India

2014-10-27 17:00

The department of trade and industry invites SA companies to apply to participate in trade events in the Indian cities of Kolkata and Hyderabad.

Davies explains Gambling Board's suspension

2014-10-18 08:42

Allegations of corrupt activities have prompted Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies to suspend members of the Gambling Board.

SA challenges EU over citrus block

2014-10-16 17:34

South Africa has turned to the World Trade Organisation over European Union threats to ban citrus because of a disease, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Davies announces special platinum belt zone

2014-09-24 16:00

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says the special economic zone established in Rustenburg is aimed at developing industries that use platinum as an input.

Davies wants ArcelorMittal, Sasol to cut prices

2014-09-03 19:03

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says the country will put pressure on ArcelorMittal SA and Sasol to reduce prices.


David Shapiro’s expert insights on SA, oil and the latest in today’s markets

2015-01-15 16:21

Alec Hogg, David Shapiro and Gugulethu Mfuphi unpack a wide range of hard-hitting topics on CNBC Africa’s Power Lunch.

Ithuba prepares to operate lottery

2014-12-10 15:25

Ithuba is preparing to run a world-class lottery network, says chairperson Seth Phalatse after the court dismissed Gidani's challenge.

Mthethwa not highest paid official - NEF

2014-11-14 07:00

The National Empowerment Fund has rejected allegations from the DA that its CEO Philisiwe Mthethwa is probably the highest paid public official in the country.

Davies scraps National Gambling Board

2014-11-12 06:00

The National Gambling Board, which was suspended after spending millions on travel, will be replaced with a CEO, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Credit amnesty: Millions of consumers score

2014-11-03 21:00

The slate has been wiped clean for around 3.1 million South Africans with adverse consumer credit information, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

Gambling board blew R4m on trips

2014-10-24 14:14

The suspended National Gambling Board has spent R4.1m on foreign travel in the past three years, almost a quarter of it on a trip to Las Vegas.

Davies explains gambling board suspensions

2014-10-17 20:06

Allegations of maladministration, wasteful spending and corruption have prompted Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies to suspend members of the gambling board.

SA signs R350m Cuba deal

2014-09-26 17:05

South Africa has signed an agreement to provide Cuba with R350m in economic assistance, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says.

Lottery will not tolerate fraud, warns Davies

2014-09-24 08:30

Those who seek to defraud the National Lotteries Board will be dealt with without fear or favour, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

SA aims to strengthen competitive edge

2014-08-20 20:45

SA’s ability to compete globally hinged on building regional trade relations with African countries, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

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