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Zuma to promote SA's plans for growth at Davos

Zuma to promote SA’s plans for growth at Davos

We will market our successes and share our plans to deal with our challenges, President Jacob Zuma said as the South African delegation touched down in Davos, Switzerland, ahead of the annual WEF meeting.

Rob Davies: South Africa is open for business

"Government and society need to work in genuine partnership to pursue the country's current economic vision with conviction and vigour," writes trade and industry minister Rob Davies on the eve of the World Economic Forum in Davos. "In the meantime, South Africa needs to continue to send a message to the world that it is still very much open for business."

Business confidence inches up

South Africa: the ‘most open country for FDI in the world’

South Africa attracted almost a quarter of all the foreign investment projects in Africa between 2007 and 2013, writes Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies as he heads to Davos for the the annual World Economic Forum meeting.

Why does South Africa join the World Economic Forum in Davos?

Every year Team South Africa joins the 2 500 high-level delegates to the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in the Swiss village of Davos. Brand South Africa CEO Miller Matola explains why this is important to solving the country's problems.

Join Media Tenor’s Roland Schatz in Davos for a live Twitter chat on reputation...

On Tuesday 20 January Brand South Africa will host a live Twitter chat on reputation management and competitiveness with Media Tenor founder and CEO Roland Schatz, live from the World Economic Forum in Davos. Join the conversation from 17h00 CAT @Brand_SA using the hashtag #SAinDavos.

Growth is key message for South Africa at Davos

Growth is key message for South Africa at Davos

South Africa's efforts to support growth in Africa through regional integration and direct investment is one of the key messages the country will take to the annual World Economic Forum's meeting, which begins in Davos on 21 January.

Brand South Africa at WEF Davos 2015

Brand South Africa is at the 45th World Economic Forum in the Swiss town of Davos from 21 to 24 January 2015 to share...

A plan to move South Africa forward

On the eve of the World Economic Forum at Davos, South Africa grapples with three challenges in building an equal society: high unemployment, poverty and inequality. A way forward is in infrastructure investment, considered the most direct way to creating skilled, high-paying jobs.

South Africa’s education system critical to competitiveness

As Team South Africa prepares to showcase the country's successes at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, we must remember that a quality education for young people is critical to our global competitiveness, writes Brand South Africa CEO Miller Matola.

Watch: Introducing the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos

Team South Africa will again be joining world leaders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, in late January. The meeting is an opportunity to enhance South Africa's global reputation and tell the country's story of competitiveness and social cohesion.