Economic development

The Department’s economic development and tourism programme are primarily responsible for promoting and administering sustainable economic development and job creation.

This branch of economic development is responsible for:

  • Integrated economic development
    • Enterprise development
    • Local economic development
    • Economic empowerment
  • Trade and industry development
    • Trade and industry promotion
    • Sector development
    • Industry development
  • Business regulation and governance
    • Corporate governance
    • Consumer Protection
    • Liquor regulation
    • Gambling and betting
  • Economic planning
    • Policy and planning
    • Research and development
    • Knowledge management
    • Monitoring and evaluation.