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Venturing into Antarctica could provide numerous economic benefits to South Africa. Norway and South Africa recently held a workshop to flesh out the potential...
Creative couple Chanel Cartell and Stevo Dirnberger have given up ad agency jobs and careers to travel the world and, as they go, chronicle the journey online through writing, illustration, design and photography.
Norway has pledged to encourage the private sector to invest in renewable energy projects in sub-Saharan Africa, and has promised 300-million krone to Green Power Africa. The fund will offer long-term loans for private investments in the lowest-income groups of countries in Africa.
Bafana Bafana went down 1-0 to Norway in Cape Town on Tuesday in a warm-up match for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. For South Africa, as has long been the case, finishing proved to be a problem.
For South Africa to reach its full potential, economic freedom was needed to complement political freedom, President Jacob Zuma said during a gala dinner at the Royal Palace in Oslo, Norway on Wednesday.
Norway has pledged R1.2-million for carbon offsetting programmes to help South Africa host an environmentally friendly 2010 Fifa World Cup.
Norway is to step up its development assistance to South Africa and other African countries in order to boost the continent's response to the threats posed by climate change.