Global Competitiveness Index

South Africa’s Performance in the 2019 WEF Global Competitiveness Index improves

Johannesburg, Wednesday 09 October 2019 – Brand South Africa welcomes the release of the 2019 edition of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Competitiveness...

2017-2018 WEF Global Competitiveness Index results – a wake-up call to South Africa

Johannesburg, Wednesday 27 September 2017 – Brand South Africa noted with concern South Africa’s declined performance in the 2017-2018 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness...

South Africa: open for business

South Africa has enormous potential as an investment destination, offering a unique combination of highly developed first world economic infrastructure with a vibrant emerging market economy.

South Africa’s macro-economic environment is resilient and we are open for business

• Our prudent fiscal management and monetary policies have created macroeconomic stability.• According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Index 2015/16, South Africa improved by...

Recounting the year past

 

The South African nation brand’s dynamism and resilience has withstood a challenging year and has remained strong.

South African brand remains consistent

The results of the 2015 Anholt Nation Brand Index were released at a Brand South Africa presentation in Johannesburg on 18 November. South Africa once again recorded consistent scores in all six dimensions of the respected global survey against 50 other countries.

Brand South Africa & Business Report Breakfast Dialogue

Johannesburg, Tuesday 17 November - Brand SA intends the panel discussion to open a dialogue with other attendees on South Africa’s strengths, challenges and opportunities...

Brand South Africa to host research dialogue on results of 2015 Anholt Nation Brand...

On Wednesday 18 November Brand South Africa and Business Report will host a breakfast dialogue to announce South Africa's performance in the 2015 Anholt Nation Brand Index. The Nation Brand Index is the only analytical ranking of the world's national images and reputations.

Brand South Africa to host research dialogue on results of 2015 Anholt Nation Brand...

On Wednesday 18 November Brand South Africa and Business Report will host a breakfast dialogue to announce South Africa's performance in the 2015 Anholt Nation Brand Index. The Nation Brand Index is the only analytical ranking of the world's national images and reputations.

Implementing the president’s nine-point plan

Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, Gugile Nkwinti, addressed the media at the Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development cluster meeting where he expanded on Jacob Zuma's nine-point plan that is designed to increase economic growth and create jobs.