Department of Economic Development
Further legislation to strengthen government’s efforts to tackle anti-competitive practices is on the cards.
The economic development minister, Ebrahim Patel, revealed this in a written reply to a parliamentary question.
Department of Tourism
An Amended Tourism Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Sector Code is now in force.
Published in Government Gazette 39430, the sector code aligns the previous Tourism BBBEE code with the amended generic codes of good practice that came into force in May 2015.
Dpartment of Trade and Industry
South Africa has signed a veterinary protocol on chicken with the United States (US).
In a statement, the trade and industry department indicated that the signing followed several months of technical discussions between South African and US veterinary experts.
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