19 Mar 2019
The Chairperson presented the agenda. Mr D Macpherson (DA) proposed the adoption of the agenda and his proposal was seconded by Mr A Williams (ANC).
International Trade Agreement with UK; Industrialisation/Localisation Report; Legacy Report
13 Mar 2019
Mr A Williams (ANC) thanked the DTI for the information. He asked whether the DTI was engaging with the EU in respect of the deal. He did not want SA to alienate its EU partners by making a deal with its soon-to-be former partner.
SABS, DTI, B-BBEE Commission, National Lotteries Commission performance
6 Mar 2019
Mr S Mbuyane (ANC), seconded by Mr A Williams (ANC), proposed the adoption of the agenda.
Localisation progress report by Auditor-General, Transport, National Treasury, DTI
5 Mar 2019
Mr A Williams (ANC) thanked all the presenters for their input. He noted that it was always the Auditor-General that stepped up to the plate with information for Committees. In his nine and a half years in Parliament, he had found that the AGSA was the best tool in the ...
Export Credit Insurance Corporation Annual Report & Quarter 3 performance
19 Feb 2019
Mr A Williams (ANC) thanked the ECIC for the presentation. He asked about the review of the Act. Would it change the mandate completely or would it bring the Act in line with the current focus? A radical change in the Act could change everything that ECIC was currently doing ...
Localisation: Prof Ben Turok & SAMDA reports
5 Feb 2019
Mr A Williams (ANC) asked about localisation and beneficiation legislation in Ghana and Tanzania. How was it better than South Africa’s legislatiion? Was it better than South Africa’s legislation, and was it effective? How did the other countries deal with the World Trade Organisation (WTO) which did not ...
Feedback on progress made with respect to localisation; Sugar industry: SASA status report; Committee Annual report
5 Dec 2018
The adoption of the agenda was proposed and adopted by Mr S Mbuyane (ANC) and Mr A Williams (ANC) respectively.
Localisation: progress report; High Level Panel recommendations
4 Dec 2018
The adoption of the agenda was proposed by Mr A Williams (ANC) and seconded by Ms L Theko (ANC).
Industrial Policy Action Plan 2018/19; DTI Quarter 2 performance
21 Nov 2018
Mr A Williams (ANC) thanked the DG for the presentation. He noted the emphasis on job creation, which was important to the country in its current situation but he thought that more emphasis should be placed on transformation within a developmental state. He did not want the country to end ...
Copyright Amendment Bill; Performers’ Protection Amendment Bill; National Gambling Amendment Bill: consideration
15 Nov 2018
Mr A Williams (ANC) agreed with the Chairperson that the Committee was engaged in a clause-by-clause reading. Members had spent maybe 600 hours on the details of the Bill and they were currently going clause-by-clause.