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BRICS: Transforming the global political and economic architecture

Since its inception, the BRICS grouping of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa has made great strides in challenging the traditional global political and economic paradigm.

Women of excellence: Salukazi Dakile-Hlongwane, corporate dynamo driving women’s empowerment

Salukazi Dakile-Hlongwane has a passion for social upliftment and has spent her career developing Africa and its women. The company she helped to create, Nozala Investments, is a broad-based women’s investment firm that aims to ensure economic advancement for women.

Young South Africans plan to stay at home

The youth are our future, and in South Africa, that future wants to stay at home. Less than 10% of South Africans under the age of 24 planned to migrate to another country, a Brand South Africa survey has found.

South Africa to host next Cites conference

South Africa to host next Cites conference

The 17th Conference of the Parties, bringing together all 181 members states of Cites, will be held in Joburg in 2016. South Africa is a well-chosen host. The country is battling the illegal trade in rhino horn and elephants tusks, and trying to stop the voracious poachers.
Youth must move South Africa forward

Youth must move South Africa forward

Resources are being poured into education as the way to achieve economic growth. While the private sector has been asked to help South African youth, ending the triple challenge of inequality, poverty and unemployment is seen as the responsibility of young people today.

High-level ministerial committee to tackle migration issues

On Tuesday 21 April South African President Jacob Zuma convened the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Migration, instructing members on what they need to do to promote orderly and efficient migration as well as peaceful coexistence between citizens and non-South Africans.

Small business is big business for South Africa

South Africa's high rate of unemployment, poverty and extreme inequality call for bold and far- sighted interventions, Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu told the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Milan, Italy, last week.
US law firm expands in South Africa

Gauteng to create new economic corridors

With plans to grow the economy and create jobs in Gauteng, Premier David Makhura has announced the development of five new economic corridors in the province that will each have distinct industries and comparative advantages.
South Africa's linefish stocks show recovery

Plans to tap into South Africa’s oceans on track

Operation Phakisa to promote economic growth and job creation is surging ahead. Its oceans economy lab is in the implementation phase. This comes as South Africa's oceans are estimated to have the potential to contribute up to R177-billion to gross domestic product.

Côte d’Ivoire vs Ghana: Football, economics and a rising Africa

Cote d'Ivoire's unexpected and historic win over Ghana in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations final correlates, in a non-linear way, with the two countries' rising and falling economic fortunes in the "Africa rising" narrative of the past 15 years.


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