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South Africa: A Top Destination for International Events

In 30 years of freedom, South Africa a land of rich culture, stunning landscapes and vibrant energy, has solidified its position as a top...

The home of the VW Polo

Volkswagen cements its commitment to South Africa as an investment destination   South Africa is undoubtedly the most preferred location for multinational investors in Africa. As...

AGOA extension will boost trade between South Africa and the United States

Trade is a foundation of any country or society that aspires to prosper. It is as old as human civilisation.   In ancient times, trade began...

Agoa benefits both South Africa and US: Davies

The African Growth and Opportunity Act has been positive for both South Africa and the US - and the case for continuing to include South Africa is "pretty compelling", says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

South Africa lobbies the US to extend Agoa

South Africa is lobbying the leaders of the US Senate and House of Representatives to extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa). Agoa gives qualifying countries like South Africa duty-free market access to the US.

South Africa lobbies the US to extend Agoa

South Africa is lobbying the leaders of the US Senate and House of Representatives to extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa). Agoa gives qualifying countries like South Africa duty-free market access to the US.

South African economy improving

There has been a slight uptick in South Africa's economy, and the country jumped a place in the 2014 Ibrahim Index of African Governance overall. But there are still deep concerns about the slow pace of change on the continent, with Mo Ibrahim saying it should adopt a stance of Afro-realism.

South Africa welcomes Obama’s backing for Agoa

South Africa has welcomed remarks made by US President Barack Obama at the US-Africa Business Forum in Washington on Tuesday, indicating his support for the continuation and enhancement of the African Growth and Opportunity Act.

Agoa opens up opportunities for Africa’s female entrepreneurs

The African Growth and Opportunity Act gave African businesses preferred access to American markets; Africa's female entrepreneurs quickly took the gap, selling their unique products on an international scale to boost their countries' economies.

South Africa belongs with Africa in Agoa: Zuma

South Africa's economic growth is linked to that of Africa as a whole, and it would therefore be a mistake to exclude the country from an extension of the African Growth and Opportunity Act, President Jacob Zuma told a gathering of business people in Washington on Monday.