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A new book supports the notion that Africa is truly open for global business

Much has been said and written about the African Renaissance, especially since the 50th anniversary of the African Union in 2013.  The conversation has...

SA up one place in competitiveness ranking

South Africa has moved up one place from 53rd to 52nd in the latest world competitiveness rankings by top-ranked Switzerland-based business school IMD. Many emerging markets, by contrast, including South Africa's BRICS partners, lost ground in the rankings.

SA, US agencies crack financial fraud scam

South African and US law enforcement agents arrested 11 people in Pretoria on Tuesday on charges related to an international financial scam involving cyber crime and fraudulent mass marketing schemes. A further nine people were arrested in the US and Canada.

SA up one place in competitiveness ranking

South Africa has moved up one place from 53rd to 52nd in the latest world competitiveness rankings by top-ranked Switzerland-based business school IMD. Many emerging markets, by contrast, including South Africa's BRICS partners, lost ground in the rankings.

SA, US agencies crack financial fraud scam

South African and US law enforcement agents arrested 11 people in Pretoria on Tuesday on charges related to an international financial scam involving cyber crime and fraudulent mass marketing schemes. A further nine people were arrested in the US and Canada.

South Africa climbs business tourism rankings

South Africa has climbed from 37th to 34th in the International Congress and Convention Associations' latest ranking of business tourism destinations worldwide, with Cape Town and Durban being rated Africa's top two cities for meetings and events.

South Africa climbs business tourism rankings

South Africa has climbed from 37th to 34th in the International Congress and Convention Associations' latest ranking of business tourism destinations worldwide, with Cape Town and Durban being rated Africa's top two cities for meetings and events.

Thank you for playing your part for our democracy

  South Africa can once again be proud of itself as we successfully conclude our fifth democratic elections – the first since the passing of...

Foreign investment in sub-Saharan Africa on the rise

Foreign direct investment in sub-Saharan Africa is on the rise, with the continent's share of global FDI projects at its highest level in a decade, and improved perceptions making it the second-most attractive investment destination in the world, according to Ernst & Young's 2014 Africa Attractiveness Survey.

Foreign investment in sub-Saharan Africa on the rise

Foreign direct investment in sub-Saharan Africa is on the rise, with the continent's share of global FDI projects at its highest level in a decade, and improved perceptions making it the second-most attractive investment destination in the world, according to Ernst & Young's 2014 Africa Attractiveness Survey.