The South African economy needs scalable SMMEs that can grow at an exponential rate. This is critical to helping government achieve its objectives of reducing unemployment,” said Small Business Development Minister, Lindiwe Zulu
In a landmark breakthrough for SA’s quest for inclusive growth and radical economic transformation, the Ministers of Trade and Industry and of Economic Development announced in Cape Town yesterday that the National Empowerment Fund (NEF) will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Industrial Development Corporation...
On the 25 January 2017, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC), working with other partners, Clean Energy Africa, WasteMart and Afrox launched the multi-million rand New Horizons waste-to-energy plant in Athlone, Cape Town.
IDC CEO Mvuleni Geoffrey Qhena and Chairperson of the IDC Board, Ms Busi Mabuza, were part of a 56-person high level government, business and labour delegation that attended the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland recently.
Futuregrowth, a leading asset manager, has lifted the suspension of its lending activities to the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) with immediate effect. The announcement follows Futuregrowth’s extensive review of the IDC’s the governance and investor protection mechanisms.