South Africa at WEF Davos 2017

Brand South Africa is at the 47th World Economic Forum in the Swiss town of Davos from 17 to 20 January 2017 to share that message that South Africa has a sound economy and is open for business.


Infographic: South African businesses abroad

23 January 2017 – While Team South Africa is at the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos, spreading the word that we are open for business, South African businesses are casting their nets across the globe and in many instances becoming household names in other countries. READ MORE >


WEF 2017: Powering Africa is key to growth

Powering Africa
20 January 2017 – South Africa’s deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa, took part in a panel discussion at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The topic of discussion was Powering Africa. READ MORE >


Press Release: South Africa hard at work at WEF Davos

18 January 2017 – South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will today lead a senior government, labour and business delegation to the second day of the annual World Economic Forum in Davos. READ MORE >


Responsible leadership the agenda at Davos

13 January 2017 – With the global political and economic landscape changing rapidly, the World Economic Forum is urging global leaders to be more responsive and responsible. South Africa is heeding that call and is making sure the country is open for business. READ MORE >


South Africa’s message to the world from Davos

sa message to the world
12 January 2017 – The World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting is around the corner, starting on 17 January. We take a look at South Africa’s message from Davos to the world. READ MORE >


South Africans going to WEF in Davos

sa delegates
11 January 2017 – The World Economic Forum annual meeting takes place in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland from 17 to 20 January. South Africa’s delegation includes people from the government, media and respected business leaders. READ MORE >


Leaders gather for 47th World Economic Forum in Davos

10 January 2017 – For over 40 years, the World Economic Forum has brought together global leaders in government, civil society and business. This year’s annual meeting in Davos starts on 17 January. South Africa will be participating again. READ MORE >