The EU has joined the US in putting pressure on President Cyril Ramaphosa to ditch proposed amendments to the contentious Copyright Amendment Bill.

EU representatives said the bill would have an adverse effect on SA’s creative community, as well as on foreign investments, including from Europe. SA was a key trading and investment partner, they said.

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Times Select.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now