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Why investors see opportunities in the South African market

By Mpumi Mabuza Thirty years ago, South Africa entered a democratic new era, bright with hope of a better and more prosperous future. Were the...

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...

Celebrating 30 Years of Democracy: Reflecting on South Africa’s Journey

This year’s Freedom Day, on 27 April, marks the 30th anniversary of democracy in South Africa. On this day in 1994, many South Africans...

GLOBAL REPUTATION STUDY

As part of Brand South Africa’s mandate to monitor and enhance South Africa’s Nation Brand Reputation, in collaboration with government, the business sector, and...

From brain drain to brain gain

From brain drain to brain gain   Why South African expats are returning home   Globally, the migration of people living in other countries, rather than their country...

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...

The Future of African Filmmaking Takes Centre stage at the 74TH Berlinale: European Film...

By: Roxanne Francis     Our film industry has been dubbed “Africa’s most globally integrated and diversified economy” and it’s easy to see why. The recognition and...

Western Cape scoops big wins at the World Tourism Awards

By Mduduzi Malinga The Western Cape is a South African province with coasts bordering the Indian and Atlantic oceans. It is known for the port...

AFRICAN MADE: POSITIONING SOUTH AFRICA’S ROLE IN AFRICA’S ECONOMIC PROSPERITY

By Sithembile Ntombela     South Africa is one of the countries that has shown interest and intent in the implementation of the Africa Continental Free Trade...

The Global South can lead Davos discussions

It is increasingly apparent that the responsibility for global growth will fall on the economic engines of emerging markets.   The year 2023 is interesting and...