MegaBanner-Right

MegaBanner-Left

Tag: sugar

Sugar imports leave a bitter taste in local industry

There is a need for the local sugar industry to consider diversifying its product offering if it is to remain a viable industry that is able to create jobs, says the...

Shoprite serves 100 million R5 deli meals since launch of affordable meal options

This week Shoprite served its 100 millionth R5 deli meal since launching the affordable meal options almost two years ago. Despite escalating petrol and electricity prices, the VAT increase and the introduction...

Not so sweet: sugar tax is ‘negatively impacting’ industry

Parliament's portfolio committee on trade and industry says it will engage with the Minister of Trade and Industry, following concerns raised by the sugar industry about the negative impact of sugar...

How much more the average cooldrink will cost with SA’s new sugar tax

Following the 2016 budget speech during which the proposal to tax the sugar content of beverages was first tabled, and after 18 months of debate, the South African Parliament on Tuesday...

LAST 7 DAYS

Decision to ground CemAir overturned, but it needs new operating certificate

CemAir has welcomed a ruling overturning the SA Civil Aviation Authority’s (CAA) decision to ground the airline, but it's not able to resume operations...

RECOMMENDED

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!