[pretoria] - R502m investment to boost jobs in Eastern Cape

CAPE TOWN – Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Bulelani Magwanishe has welcomed the R502 million investment into the East London Industrial Development Zone (ELIDZ).

The investment, which was also welcomed by MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT) in the Eastern Cape, Oscar Mabuyane, was made by two local …

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[pretoria] - Angry Birds firm Rovio buys strategy game studio PlayRaven

INTERNATIONAL - Rovio Entertainment, the maker of the “Angry Birds” mobile games and movie, said on Friday it had acquired Finnish game studio PlayRaven to expand into mobile strategy games.

Rovio, which listed its shares last year, has been hit by tough competition and high dependency on the Angry Birds brand …

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[pretoria] - Ramaphosa to officially launch Atlantis SEZ

CAPE TOWN – President Cyril Ramaphosa will officially launch the Atlantis Special Economic Zone (SEZ) at a ceremony to be hosted on December 6 in Atlantis, Western Cape Province.

The launch of the 124.5-hectare area is designated for the establishment of a green technologies hub in the Western Cape, this …

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[pretoria] - Creating jobs through film

CAPE TOWN – The Minister of Department Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has commended partnership of the film industry players and efforts aimed at contributing towards employment creation, enhancement of international profile and increasing the country’s creative and technical skills base. This follows Minister Davies’ visit to three foreign …

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