June summit to focus on rural, township economy development

A township and rural economy summit will be held in June to discuss issues affecting rural economy development, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Rural and Township Industrial Economic Development programme director Mbofholowo Tsedu revealed on Wednesday. “By the end of the year, we want a clear and informed action programme moving forward in achieving the National Development Plan’s (NDP’s) 2030 vision of creating 11-million jobs,” he stated during a seminar on the DTI’s Rural and Township Industrial Economic Development programme.