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Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Economic Development, Trade and Industry and Tourism.

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SAPIA Exemption Extended for Six Months

Department of Economic Development

The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) exemption has been extended for six months from 1 October 2018 until 31 March 2019.

The economic development department announced the extension in Government Gazette 41970.

Practice Note on YES Initiative Drawn Up

Department of Trade and Industry

A Practice Note on the Youth Employment Service (YES) initiative has been released.

The trade and industry department published the Practice Note in Government Gazette 41975.

Amendments Proposed to Small Enterprises Definition

Department of Small Business Development

Amendments are proposed to the national definition for small enterprises in South Africa.

The department of small business development published proposed amendments to the Schedule of the Small Enterprise Definition for comment in Government Gazette 41970.

Mr Ebrahim Patel

Mr Ebrahim Patel
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Economic Development (2009-)

Mr Rob Davies

Mr Rob Davies
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Trade and Industry (2009-)

Ms Lindiwe Zulu

Ms Lindiwe Zulu
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Small Business Development (2014-)

Ms Tokozile Xasa

Ms Tokozile Xasa
Current Portfolio: 

Minister of Tourism (2017-)

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