Start-up funding now available in reopened project

Black industrialists can now source up to R50m in start-up funding from the manufacturing competitiveness enhancement programme. The manufacturing competitiveness enhancement programme (MCEP) was partially reopened on Monday, after a year-long suspension, to accommodate black industrialists in need of start-up funding. Start-ups were previously excluded from the programme. The new dispensation announced by Trade and…

the dti 2015/16 Annual Report

the dti’s 2015/16 Annual Report has been presented to its portfolio committee in parliament. Among the highlights is Director-General Mr Lionel October’s announcement that the government has created more than 2.3 million net jobs through different incentives over the past five years. View the Annual Report here: dtiAR_digital_2016