Press release of the SACU Council of Minister's Retreat
The 3rd SACU Ministerial Retreat was held on Monday 20 June 2016, in Muldersdrift, Johannesburg, South Africa. The Retreat was chaired by Honourable Pravin J. Gordhan, and was attended by the Ministers of Finance and Trade from all the SACU Member States (Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland).
Overview of SACU Institutions, SACU Agreement & How SACU Structures Works by Ms Paulina M. Elago, SACU Executive Secretary
Allow me at the outset, to thank the Vice Chancellor, the Management, Professors and everyone at the University of Swaziland for affording us an opportunity to interact with you this morning in the quest to share knowledge. My staff and I are delighted to be here today and humbled by your attendance and look forward to discussing and engaging in a dialogue with you on the role of SACU and its operations.
SACU adopts a regional approach to implement the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement
The SACU WTO Joint Workshop on Trade Facilitation was held from 25 to 29 January 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The meeting was attended by officials from the Customs Administrations, Ministries of Trade, Agriculture, Standards and the representatives of the Private Sector.