SACCUSA Strengthening Multinational Trade by signing a historic MOU to benefit Southern African BusinessesAugust 27, 2023
SACCUSA was a pivotal participant in a momentous trade delegation under the visionary leadership of MEC Tasneem Motara and US Consul General Vincent Sperra, symbolizing Gauteng’s trajectorySeptember 1, 2023
SACCUSA proudly engaged in a significant trade delegation alongside Gauteng's esteemed MEC Tasneem Motara and US Consul General in Johannesburg, Vincent Sperra. The focal point of our engagement was a pivotal meeting with Intel, centered around the critical themes of municipal capacity building and enhancing South Africa's digital readiness.
During the productive discussions, we delved into the multifaceted aspects of municipal capacity building, aiming to bolster local governance capabilities and cultivate sustainable development strategies. This endeavor aligns seamlessly with our commitment to fostering cross-border collaboration and promoting bilateral trade relations between the United States and Africa. Our partnership with Intel to support South Africa's digital readiness signifies a crucial step towards bridging the technological divide. By leveraging Intel's expertise and resources, we intend to facilitate the integration of cutting-edge digital solutions that will contribute to the advancement of various sectors within the country.
This mission is in alignment with SACCUSA's broader objective of strengthening binational trade and promoting economic growth between the United States and Africa. As President of the South African Chamber of Commerce in the USA, I am excited to witness the strides we are making in enhancing our nations' business ties while advancing shared interests in innovation and sustainable development.
Our collaborative efforts with MEC Tasneem Motara and US Consul General Vincent Sperra underscore the importance of public-private partnerships in driving impactful change. Through open dialogue and strategic engagements, we are poised to drive tangible outcomes that will not only benefit both nations' economies but also contribute to the global digital transformation.
The trade delegation's engagement with Intel and its focus on municipal capacity building and digital readiness are indicative of our dedication to fostering productive international relationships. SACCUSA remains steadfast in its commitment to facilitating meaningful exchanges that pave the way for mutual growth, progress, and prosperity.