Rob Davies

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

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Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it