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Brand South Africa & CNBC Africa Special on the Thought Leadership Breakfast at WEF...

At the recent World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, CNBC Africa hosted a discussion on the role industrialisation plays in economic growth and social development in South Africa and Africa. The event will be televised on the CNBC channel on Thursday, 28 January.

South Africa is prioritising infrastructure investment to ensure our competitiveness

• As part of government’s Nine-Point Plan, South Africa remains committed to resolving energy challenges to enable, amongst others, industrialisation. • Public sector infrastructure investment is...
Radical transformation is necessary: Zuma

Radical transformation is necessary: Zuma

In a response to a two-day debate on his State of the Nation address, President Jacob Zuma said industrialisation, boosting agriculture and manufacturing, as well as adding value to the country's mineral wealth, would help open up economic participation to all who live in South Africa.
Southern Africa to drive industrialisation

Southern Africa to drive industrialisation

Southern African leaders put industrialisation at the top of the SADC's agenda as their two-day summit in Zimbabwe ended on Monday, ordering a ministerial task force on regional economic integration to develop a roadmap for industrialisation in the region.

Amended legislation to ease doing business in South Africa

Amendments to the National Environmental Management and the Mineral and Petroleum Development Acts will soon see a smoother process to licensing in the mining sector, improving the climate for investment in the country.

India-Africa trade on the up

While India and Africa are successful trading partners, Africa mostly exports raw materials and resources. African trade officials are now calling for more Indian investment to boost industrialisation for development to competitively produce finished goods.

Degree to grow local govt capacity

Degree to grow local govt capacity

Local government is critical to South Africa's industrialisation, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies said at the launch of a Bachelor of Economics (Local Economic Development) degree at the University of the Western Cape on Monday.
'No stopping' SA infrastructure drive

‘No stopping’ SA infrastructure drive

South Africa's infrastructure programme is driving a wave of industrialisation across the country, and is already providing jobs to more than 150 000 people, says Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel.
SA brings 'unique attributes' to BRICS

Africa the theme for 5th BRICS summit

"BRICS and Africa - partnerships for integration and industrialisation" will be the theme of the fifth BRICS summit taking place in Durban in March, Minister in the Presidency Collins Chabane said during the first of a series of provincial roadshows on South Africa's hosting of the event.
SA launches new companies commission

African growth ‘calls for industrialisation’

Although Africa is the second-fastest growing continent, its challenge is to move from a path built on consumption and commodity exports to a more sustainable path based on industrialisation, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.


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