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Tuesday, 22 April 2014 16:59


We refer to our media invite of below:
We regret to advise that, due to unforeseen circumstances, the event has been postponed until further notice. 
We regret any inconvenience caused.
We will provide a further update at a later stage.


Media Invite: Immediate

The Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, will be addressing the management and workers at Impahla Clothing company in Cape Town on Thursday this week, in celebration of this company’s 10th anniversary. This company has over the last few years been a great success story in the clothing industry, starting with 40 workers a decade ago and now employing almost 500 workers in total. It is one of the few eco-friendly clothing manufacturing companies on the continent, and also the manufacturer of the 2014 Soccer World Cup (SWC) supporters jerseys for  a number of  African countries which have qualified for this year’s SWC in Brazil (such as Cameroon, Algeria, Ivory Coast & Ghana)

The media is invited to cover the event (media access will be allowed to the production floor), which will be held as follows:

Date:                     Thursday 24 April 2014
Time:                    12h15 -13h45  (note: 12h15 – 12h45 is Minister’s walkabout on the production floor and meeting starts at 12h45)
Venue:                   Impahla Clothing, Unit 10, Maitland Park, Mowbray Road, Maitland, Cape Town

For confirmation of media attendance kindly contact SACTWU’s Media Project Officer, Nazmia Leite  on cell number 072 198 6061 of office number 021 4474570

Last Updated on Thursday, 24 April 2014 12:58