Sponsorship or promotion by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation or its entities of any events and promotions hosted by The New Age newspaper since its establishment
FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO: 3409 (NW4324E)
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUOSTION PAPER NO 42-2012 OF 23 NOVEMBER 2012
Mr S J F Marais (DA) to ask the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation:
Whether (a) her department and/or (b) any entity reporting to her sponsored any (i) event and (ii) promotion hosted by The New Age newspaper since its establishment; if so, in each case, (aa) what was the nature of the event or promotion, (bb) on which date was it held, (cc) what amount was paid, (dd) for what purpose, (ee) from which budget were the funds derived, (ff) what were the expected benefits to her department and (gg) what actual benefits were derived from the sponsorship?
(a) The Department of International Relations and Cooperation or (b) any entity reporting to the Minister of the department has not sponsored (i) any event or (ii) any promotion hosted by the New Age newspaper since its establishment.