Latest in Tag: South Africa Highlight
Latest in Tag: South Africa
A charismatic South African soprano and a 30-year-old Lithuanian conductor present arias about love and vengeance.
A simmering row at public broadcaster SABC could soon boil over into renewed protests. Just weeks before crucial polls, journalists, civil society, and trade unions accuse SABC of political meddling and censorship.
Six weeks before crucial municipal elections, ANC leader and South African President Jacob Zuma has suffered another courtroom setback. Corruption charges against him, once believed buried, are resurfacing.
Fleeing war, drought and poverty , an increasing number of people from the Horn of Africa are heading south en route to South Africa. After arrival, many face arrest, deportation and xenophobia.
President Jacob Zuma has welcomed the decision by Standard and Poor’s (S&P) to maintain South Africa’s investment rating at BBB-. However, the agency report also included a gloomy outlook.
The four markets include the Gulf with Dubai at the forefront, London, the US, and South Africa
All the shows will be held between 19 and 25 April. India was chosen to be the honorary guest at the festival
While no African official has yet resigned as a result of the Panama Papers, African journalists involved in the investigation say they have given Africans a wake up call and could even lead to government action.
EFG Hermes One-on-One Conference, research sector begins initial promotion among international financial institutions
China is investing heavily in building up infrastructure and human capital in Africa. Germany should follow its good example. The continent will play a steadily increasing role in Europe’s future. In South Africa on Friday, China’s president announced $60 billion (55 billion euros) in new investments into Africa over a three-year period within the framework …
The company has the intention to produce regionally, not only in China, says CSO
Bank gained half a million new customers in retail banking
Ruling suggests intelligence agency may practice widespread monitoring of rights bodies worldwide
Prime minister discusses terrorism, women empowerment and climate change in the 25th African Union Summit in South Africa
Legal group that filed case against Al-Sisi said they would have gone to court for an urgent arrest warrant had Al-Sisi attended the summit
Fourteen teams are participating in the 11th Cricket World Cup hosted by Australia and New Zealand, which began on 14 February and will continue until 29 March. The teams will play a total of 49 matches in 14 different cities. Australian playing fields will host 26 matches in seven cities: Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Hobart, Melbourne, …
In its 30th edition, the championship is attracting the interest of many fans following the qualifying tournament, which held many surprises after the loss of major teams against teams of little fame, experience, and history in the championship.
Authority also targeting increased visitors from India, China, Brazil, and Argentina
Fibre-optics could leap-frog Africa into the future
The day will be marked by street parades, speeches, prayers, music and military salutes and displays.
Thousands of fans turn out to support their BPL teams at “the ultimate fan experience” event
AFP – For more than 10 years the rise of big emerging markets has re-shaped the global economy but these are now slowing with maturity, and the hunt is on to identify which upstarts will be tomorrow’s tigers. The big five, which recently helped the world through financial crisis but are now experiencing marked growing …
In May of 2012, a violent clash erupted between protesters and the opposition. Although this sounds like a fairly common news report from Egypt these days, the incident in fact took place in South Africa. The Democratic Alliance (DA), the main opposition to the ruling African National Congress (ANC), took to the streets to march …
Kidnappers are demanding $3m (€2.2m) for his release before Saturday’s deadline.
Africa renewal first published this feature on the late South African Leader Nelson Mandela highlighting the renowned figure’s life and tribulations. In commemoration of the “African Tiger’s” exceptional life, Daily News Egypt is republishing this ode to a great man.
By Lansana Gberie On 27 November 1995, a calm voice issued this jarring statement on the BBC: “Abacha is sitting on a volcano. And I am going to explode it underneath him.” It belonged to Nelson Mandela. He was 77, and had already been president of South Africa for a year. Mandela was referring to …
Live updates from Mandela’s memorial service
Foreshadowing the guest list of what will surely be the most important funeral of recent decades, world leaders queued up to issue solemn tributes to the 95-year-old anti-apartheid leader.
Although up 1-0, Al-Ahly pressured heavily by the South African team
The winner will participate in the Club World Cup in Morocco in 2014