Latest News for: South africa future


Advancing with the times and seeking common development to build a China-Africa community

Independent online (SA) 01 Dec 2021
As the former co-chair of Focac and an influential major African country, South Africa has actively participated in Focac activities and made important contributions to Focac institutional building and deepening China-Africa practical co-operation ... *Chen is the Ambassador of the Republic of China in South Africa.

Tourism Minister Lindiwe Sisulu pushes for lifting of travel ban against SA

Independent online (SA) 01 Dec 2021
“The stakeholders outlined how the red list announcement and consequent knee-jerk reaction from other governments had impacted their existing and future business as South Africa enters its peak inbound international tourism period.” ... can contribute to South Africa’s economy.

PODCAST: How South Africa fits into the global economy, pt 2

Mail Guardian South Africa 01 Dec 2021
Why did South Africa, when it ... What is stopping South Africa’s economy from growing like other emerging markets? Could it be because the thinking among policymakers and economists, about how to fix South Africa’s economy is too limited? Are they afraid to think outside of the box?.

‘I’m used to not winning’: South African novelist Damon Galgut on his Booker Prize victory

The Los Angeles Times 01 Dec 2021
What has the reaction been like in South Africa? You’ve joined a very elite group of South African winners, including Nadine Gordimer and J.M ... South Africa would be a lot better off if we all regarded ourselves as a mixture of races and stopped fighting for the rights of separate groups.

How the virus struck back

New Statesman 01 Dec 2021
As I followed the initial news emerging from South Africa, where the Omicron variant was first detected on 24 November, it seemed that the most common reaction was one of foreboding ... We may even find out that Omicron was circulating elsewhere and South Africa was simply the first to identify it.

Shaun Tait resigns as Afghanistan fast bowling consultant

Sify 01 Dec 2021
... Afghan fast bowlers whom I personally think have a great future. Former South Africa all-rounder Lance Klusener has also said he will be stepping down as Afghanistan cricket team head coach after December 31.

Rainbow poised to meet rare earth demand following COP26 resolutions

Mining Weekly 01 Dec 2021
... in South Africa, especially given its high-grade, low-cost nature and use of processing technology.

SAfrica's Aspen inks deal with J&J for African anti-Covid jab

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2021
South Africa and India have led efforts to ... "This announcement will make an important contribution to addressing vaccine inequality and building Africa's capacity to meet its own vaccine needs now and into the future," South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa said in the statement.

PICS: Youth activists fight against the clock to stop Shell’s seismic surveys

Independent online (SA) 30 Nov 2021
South Africa must safeguard its oceans – which is held in trust by the State, on behalf of all citizens, including future generations – to ensure that coastal communities’ livelihoods are sustained and that we are all still able to enjoy and benefit from it.

Blueberry industry is the fastest-growing horticultural industry in South Africa

Fresh Plaza 30 Nov 2021
During their monthly Beanstalk.Global broadcasts, PMA Southern Africa and a panel of experts discuss key aspects of various types of fresh produce grown in South Africa and look into ways of expanding existing markets and entering new ones. The focus of this month's broadcast fell on the berry industry in South Africa.

South African Omicron patients present very differently to Delta cases 

Hong Kong Standard 30 Nov 2021
People infected by omicron in South Africa are showing very different symptoms to those suffering from the delta strain, said the doctor who alerted government scientists to the possibility of a new variant.   ... South Africa announced the identification of a new variant on Nov.

Spooked by Omicron, BCCI not sending Shardul for SA A series

Indian Express 30 Nov 2021
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has informed pacer Shardul Thakur that his participation in the India A tour to South Africa is on hold at the moment and instead he will have to join the senior team camp before the trip to the Rainbow Nation ... India A Omicron Shardul Thakur South Africa A.

World Health Organization Warns of “Very High” Risk Posed by Omicron Variant

Democracy Now 30 Nov 2021
... prepare for, and respond to future pandemics ... “South Africa and Botswana should be thanked for detecting, sequencing and reporting this variant, not penalised.

Jacobs Mace Supports the Expo 2020 Dubai Opening

Killeen Daily Herald 30 Nov 2021
"Our partnership with Jacobs Mace played a vital role in delivering not only a venue for the first World Expo in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, but a sustainable and human-centric city of the future ... cities of the future, after Expo 2020 closes its doors.

British Council launches 'Skills4Success' project

Graphic 30 Nov 2021
The British Council in partnership with the government of Ghana and the Wikimedia Foundation has launched a project targeted at improving academic performance and greater employability of young people in Ghana. Dubbed ... If successful, the project will be scaled-up in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa in the future. Launch ... Mr ... ....