Trade and Industry Deputy Minister Thabethe and Mayor Zulu to speak to entrepreneurs in Mandeni, Polity.org.za – Polity
The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Ms Elizabeth Thabethe, and the Mayor of the Mandeni Local Municipality Councilor Siphesihle Basil Zulu, will speak at an empowerment and enterprise development outreach programme that will be held at the Ngcedomhlophe Stadium, in Sundumbili Township, Mandeni, north of Durban on Monday, 12 August 2013 from 09H00. The event will be hosted by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dtic), and the Mandeni Local Municipality
The event is part of the “Taking the dtic to the People” campaign aimed at reaching out to remote and marginalised communities and creating awareness about the dtic’s products and services, as well as small business support services offered by its agencies. These include the Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda), Company and Intellectual Property Commission (CPIC) and National Empowerment Fund (NEF). Participants will also be informed about the local enterprise development support programmes of the Mandeni Local Municipality.