DURBAN - The Winners of the 6th Annual South African Premier Business Awards were announced by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies.
The awards are aimed at promoting and encouraging businesses across all sectors to embrace transformation.
The Awards in different categories were presented by the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti), Proudly South African and Brand South Africa.
In his keynote address Minister Davies said the awards were also aimed at encouraging businesses to play their part in growing our economy and making South Africa a globally competitive nation.
"While recognising excellence in business through an initiative of this stature, we will also ensure that we put our focus on those areas of business regulation that require amendments to improve enterprise and industrial development, fast-track economic transformation and equity, and protect consumers," said Davies.