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Find out who didn’t make the cut for Ramaphosa’s Cabinet

Who didn't make the cut for President Cyril Ramaphosa's Cabinet?

Appropriating knowledge without compensation is a danger

By misreading the production processes behind our country’s body of knowledge, Parliament may have dealt a death blow to these industries

Davies: Stronger consequences for government institutions who don’t buy local

The minister said local procurement was a valuable tool to tackle unemployment

US-led trade war a threat to multilateralism — Davies

BRICS countries are working on mitigating the impact of a trade war

China commits to more investments in South Africa

The nation has committed to $14.7-billion in investments

United States refuses South Africa import exemption over ‘national security’ fears

Steel and aluminium tariff hikes imposed by the US could mean job losses in SA

Gordhan: South Africans must see the fruits of Ramaphosa’s ‘new dawn’

At the India-South Africa business summit, the public enterprise minister said business must face the challenge of ensuring inclusive growth

Shake up economy, says think-tank

South Africa must develop its production capacity and cut its reliance on resource exports, a report says

​State owned entities must implement B-BBEE

The minister of trade and industry has called on SOEs to play a more robust role in implementing B-BBEE

​Radical Economic Automation?

Radical change is coming, says Rob Davies, and it will take the form of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

‘Something has got to give’ with development finance

The role of development finance to assist in the aims of radical economic transformation has come into sharp focus at the ANC policy conference

‘Let’s embrace radical economic transformation’

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has called on South Africans to embrace a radical approach to the economy

Rob Davies: Investors not dwelling on state capture report

Foreign direct investors have not bolted due to allegations in the report, the trade and industry minister said on Tuesday.

DTI Minister Rob Davies welcomes public protector’s ‘exoneration’

Advocate Thuli Madonsela has absolved Davies from wrong-doing in a 2013 event in which the Democratic Alliance complained state funds were misused.

Zuma gathers allies close to fend off opposition

A Cabinet reshuffle and strategic changes are in the pipeline, with the near-complete removal of opposition being the target.

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Zulu land body challenges audit outcome

Ingonyama Trust Board chairperson Jerome Ngwenya has challenged the audit process in the face of a series of unfavourable ratings

‘Terrorised’ family shines a light on traditional leadership for vulnerable people

The ambiguity between traditional and constitutional leadership has been exposed by the violent banishment of an Eastern Cape family

Sisulu dissolves housing agency board, again

The HDA is once again under administration, and its acting chief executive gets to stay on

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