AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

26-Sep-2019 to 14:37

S/African court bars proposed bankers’ strike

APA-Braamfontein (South Africa) — South Africa's Labour Court on Thursday barred the country’s bankers from going on strike set for Friday until proper consultations are done.

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25-Sep-2019 to 07:15

Ramaphosa affirms language equality in South Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government “is doing everything to promote and preserve all languages spoken in the country,” President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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24-Sep-2019 to 16:23

S/African miner discovers rare blue diamond

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African diamond miner Petra Diamonds has found a 20-carat blue diamond at its Cullinan Mine, the company announced on Tuesday.

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24-Sep-2019 to 15:26

British Royals’ visit to boost S/Africa’s tourism – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The British Royals’ 10-day visit to South Africa is an opportunity to encourage international media to explore the diverse product offering of the country’s tourism landscape, Tourism Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said on Tuesday.

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24-Sep-2019 to 13:20

S/Africa: World capital markets benefit from $5b gov’t investment

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Two US$5 billion tranches in National Treasury bonds that will mature in 2029 and 2049 have been invested in world capital markets by the South African government, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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24-Sep-2019 to 13:16

S/Africa committed to peace, security in Africa – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is committed to silencing the guns on the African continent by 2030, the country’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor has said.

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24-Sep-2019 to 12:54

Britain’s young royals visit S/African township

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Britain’s young royal family of Prince Harry, his wife Meghan and son Archer arrived in Cape Town on Monday to kick off a 10-day royal visit to South Africa, and went straight to one of the country’s most deprived areas known as Nyanga Township in the Mother City.

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