A new book by the former head of the Competition Tribunal David Lewis argues that the decision-making ability of competition heads has been destroyed.
South Africa's ambassador to Russia believes the African powerhouse should be used as a gateway to create business opportunities on the continent.
The Presidency has announced three more departures by senior officials in its office but denied that there was a "crisis".
Is this President Jacob Zuma's dream team? Among the five advisers he appointed this week are two failed former Cabinet ministers and an ANC loyalist.
South Africa's trade and industry minister will meet car makers to discuss a rescue package to help limit job losses, a spokesperson said on Tuesday.
There was no need to change South Africa's broad-based black economic empowerment system, Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa said on Friday.
Africa's economic regeneration needs leadership, South Africa's Trade and Industry Minister, Mandisi Mpahlwa, said on Friday.
Auto manufacturers in South Africa are expected to double vehicle production by 2020 in response to revised government incentives, say experts.
Details of an motor vehicle development programme that aims to boost local production to 1,2-million units a year by 2020 were unveiled on Thursday.
A R600-million aerospace village was opened in Centurion south of Pretoria by the Minister of Trade and Industry on Tuesday.
The government has succeeded in dealing with the immediate power crisis, Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa said on Monday.
Steel prices are set to rise this month, bringing the total increases in some product lines to 72% -- even though scrap metal prices have fallen.
Programmes in industry investment and skills development need to be more vigorously pursued, says Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa.
Mozambique and South Africa on Friday agreed to speed up work on new energy-production projects to benefit both countries, South African Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa said. This was among several issues discussed at a one-day binational commission in Maputo, also attended by President Thabo Mbeki.
Company black-empowerment levels must be considered before firms benefit from international export agreements, Agriculture and Land Affairs Minister Lulu Xingwana said on Friday. "The government has opened the doors for not one race, or one sex ... but for all the people of South Africa," she told agriculture sector partners in Boksburg.
The newly established Isivande Women's Fund is a step towards reducing poverty among women, Deputy President Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka said on Monday. Unveiling the fund logo to business and media at the presidential guest house in Pretoria, the deputy president said it will help mainly black woman entrepreneurs.
The new National Lottery operator, Gidani, has recorded eight million ticket transactions despite all the hiccups that saw the game suspended for more than seven months. "This was clearly a sterling performance," Gidani's public affairs corporate executive Thembi Tulwana said Monday.
South Africa's consumers will continue to fuel economic growth as their incomes increase, a government minister said on Wednesday. Trade and Industry Minister Mandisi Mpahlwa told Parliament on Wednesday the economy had gone through structural changes and consumer spending will be resilient.
African National Congress (ANC) president Jacob Zuma will be spending the rest of this week at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. "He has been invited there in his capacity as president of the ANC," party spokesperson Tiyani Rikhotso said on Tuesday.
What does President Thabo Mbeki like to do in his spare time? Ballroom dancing? Playing the piano? No, the man likes to work during leisure hours, says his spokesperson. As the ruling party's national conference in Polokwane approaches members of the South African Cabinet certainly need ways to unwind.