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Africa needs to trade in higher-value goods to aid development

Nairobi May 27 2024 African countries need to trade in value-added and intermediate goods with each other and the rest of the world in...

God bless Africa and her people – together in the fight against Covid-19

“God bless Africa and Her people,” said President Cyril Ramaphosa as he concluded his national address yesterday on COVID-19. In the address the country...

MESSAGE BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON COVID-19 PANDEMIC THURSDAY, 9 APRIL 2020

My Fellow South Africans, At midnight tonight, it will be exactly two weeks since our country entered into an unprecedented nation-wide lockdown to contain the...

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON ESCALATION OF MEASURES TO COMBAT COVID-19 EPIDEMIC

            My fellow South Africans, It is a week since we declared the coronavirus pandemic a national disaster...

Brand South Africa to participate in Africa Travel Indaba 2019

South Africa prides itself on being one of the top tourist destinations in the world. On average, the country welcomes over 3 million* (2017)...

Brand South Africa brings its third Nation Brand Forum at the Industrial Development Corporation...

Johannesburg, Tuesday 25 September 2018 – The Nation Brand Forum is a programme spearheaded by Brand South Africa with an objective of promoting a...

CSIR Conference focuses on SMME programmes

Delegates heard about the growth of and challenges in the industries relating to science and innovation at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research's...

Nation Brand Forum 2017 inspires robust discussion and debate

The Brand South Africa Nation Brand Forum 2017 again gathered business, government and media experts to discuss the marketing of the country's national global...

State of entrepreneurship in South Africa

The number of youth entrepreneurs in South Africa may have dropped, but it is notable that more than 50% of entrepreneurs are youth. Also...

How to prepare yourself for an investor: a guide

A recent survey found that many South African entrepreneurs needed help with things such as business planning. Find out more about how to prepare...