Select Committee on Trade and International Relations Excited at the Future Prospects of Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone and Atlantis Special Economic Zone
2017-08-20
The Select Committee on Trade and International Relations Chairperson, Mr Eddie Makue says that the committee is excited at the future prospects of both the Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone (SBIDZ) and the Atlantis Special Economic Zone (SEZ). Makue was speaking at the conclusion of a five-day Joint Oversight visit that took place in Atlantis, Western Cape. 
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SEZ Board Members Undertake Study Tour to China
2017-08-20
Members of the Special Economic Zones Advisory Board have arrived in Beijing, Peoples Republic of China for a week-long study tour. The main aim of the study tour is to learn from the Chinese experience in the planning, development and management of Special Economic Zones (SEZs).
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Copyright Bill to Prioritise Musicians? Royalties
2017-08-18
The Director-General of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Mr Lionel Octobers says the Copyright Amendment Bill will urgently address the non-payment of royalties to musicians as stipulated in the Farlam Copyright Review Commission.  October was briefing the Trade and Industry Portfolio Committee on the dti?s inputs and responses for submissions on Copyright Amendment Bill 2017 in Parliament.
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the dti Policy and Legislation Education and Awareness Campaign Goes to North-West
2017-08-18
The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will embark on an education and awareness campaign on a variety of legislation that affect the country?s citizens. These are Liquor, National Gambling, Lotteries Amendment, National Credit, Consumer Protection, Copyright, Performers Protection, and Companies Acts.
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SA and NEPAD to Host the 6th Infrastructure Africa Business Forum in Johannesburg
2017-08-18
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies will address the first day of the 6th annual Infrastructure Africa Business Forum taking place at the Sandton Convention Centre from 21-22 August 2017. The Forum is hosted jointly by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) and the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency.
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