In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
Though the IDC - a national development finance institution - expects to "create and save" over 19 000 jobs, this is some 10 000 fewer than projected in 2018.
The US has granted SA tariff exemptions on 161 aluminium and 36 steel products, the trade and industry department said.
Minister Rob Davies said on Wednesday that he endorsed the recommendation that import duties on sugar should be increased to $680/ton.
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says that the B-BBEE Commission should be able to investigate the issues of fronting without fear or favour.
Government has never claimed to be able to exclusively deliver on its economic programme, says Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Bulelani Magwanishe.
Raising the legal drinking age to 21 will not be an effective deterrent for alcohol consumption among young people, says the DA.
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has denied interfering at the National Regulator for Compulsory Specification that allegedly led to its CEO's resignation.
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.
Raw materials mined in South Africa should remain in the country, the KwaZulu-Natal ANC says.
Increased poultry tonnages shipped from the US under the Agoa agreement will negatively affect job retention, according to the Food and Allied Workers Union.
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says any scent of corruption in his department was fought, and even though he considered resigning, he stayed on to leave the department in a better position.
The Department of Trade and Industry has thanked Parliament's portfolio committee for giving it a "hard time", helping it reduce irregular expenditure by R3.8m.
The department of trade and industry is dealing with the steel glut by providing a R500m incentive scheme for metal and engineering, Parliament has heard.
Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies says owners of food facilities where listeriosis has been detected must “clean up their act”.
It’s not just poor infrastructure and high tariffs that have a negative impact on trade between African countries. In fact, lowering trade tariffs actually lead to an increase in revenue for governments. Why is this?
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.
The department of trade and industry has done enough to save primary and downstream steel producers in South Africa, says a departmental official.
dti Minister Rob Davies says the department has formulated a proposal on the issue of salmonella and was awaiting a response from the US.
SA will present a strong case for its continued participation in Agoa at a public hearing in Washington, says Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies.
The DA has called on Trade Minister Rob Davies to open up on issues at the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission, following its commissioner’s shock resignation.
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