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Lessons from struggle against Mugabeism

New Zimbabwe.com - 2 hours ago
Zimbabweans at home and abroad celebrated gloriously from the moment Robert Gabriel Mugabe's belated resignation ended his 37 years of misrule. But University of South Africa doctoral candidate Enock Mudzamiri's cautionary note bears heeding: don't ...and...

South Africa Needs a Strategic Vision for Its Continent

Chatham House - 14 hours ago
Its companies continue to flourish, but complex relationships at home and abroad constrain government capacity to match its economic dominance with political reach and influence. South Africa's policies towards the rest of the continent are often...

What SARB can

and can't - 15 hours ago
The financial reporting system that the South African Reserve Bank monitors is almost unique in the world. The bank has records of every ATM, debit card, credit card, or electronic funds transfer (EFT) transaction, whether done in South Africa or abroad.and...

African countries are seeing a “brain gain” as young elite graduates give up on the West

Quartz - 17 hours ago
In July 2017, Alexandra Ndiwalana, 28, moved back to Johannesburg, South Africa after ten months of pursuing her MBA at the IE Business School in Madrid. By returning home right after her completing her studies abroad, Ndiwalana joined an emerging crop...

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Carlo del Fava chats to Sport24

Sport24 - 8 hours ago
Cape Town - In an exclusive interview, South African-born former Italy international CARLO DEL FAVA talks about rugby's fight against doping, Rassie Erasmus' return to SA Rugby and the Test in Padova on Saturday. Sport24 asked: How would you compare ...and...

Business opportunities for older South Africans overseas

BusinessTech - 11 hours ago
A growing number of people over 50 are starting up businesses after realising that they have the skills and experience they need to be successful. And according to Arton Capital, starting up an offshore business is often more beneficial than...

Rob Preston: Why international charities are moving power out of the UK

Civil Society Media - 15 hours ago
Some charities have done this by moving UK-based roles overseas where appropriate while others, like Oxfam and Actionaid, have taken the leap of relocating their head offices to the global south. The reasons for this shift ... Nicki Deeson, finance and ...and...

Ganguly Backs Kohli on Lack of Preparation Complaint For South Africa Tour

India.com - 17 hours ago
New Delhi: Sourav Ganguly knows a thing or two about leading India overseas and he backed Virat Kohli on the latter's demand for more time to get ready for the tough tour to South Africa. India tour South Africa soon after completing yet another home ...and...

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The ANC's grip must be broken if South Africa is to be saved

The Times - 4 hours ago
Back in the 1980s, when I was based in South Africa reporting on the last years of white rule, there was a joke that faintly racist whites would tell one another as they gloomily contemplated political developments north of the Limpopo river. It went ...and...

Moody's places South Africa's Baa3 ratings on review for downgrade

Moodys.com (press release) - 4 hours ago
London, 24 November 2017 -- Moody's Investors Service has today placed the Baa3 long-term issuer and senior unsecured bond ratings of the government of South Africa on review for downgrade. The decision to place the rating on review for downgrade ...and...

South African appeals court more than doubles Pistorius sentence

ThaiVisa News - 5 hours ago
FILE PHOTO - Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius leaves court after appearing for the 2013 killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, June 14, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko/File ...and...

Angola's new leader shakes up old order, visits SA

The Herald - 11 hours ago
Angola's new leader is making surprising moves to shake himself free of the legacy of one of Africa's longest-serving presidents, and is seeking closer relations with South Africa. Joao Lourenco is to visit South Africa on Thursday and Friday ...and...

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Surat traders to get diamonds directly from South Africa

The Indian Express - 4 hours ago
They signed the MoU with Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane, Minister of Mineral Resources, Republic of South Africa; Sipho Manese, Chairperson of South African Diamond and Precious Metals Regulator and Mirza, in presence of other government officials in ...and...

Forthcoming South African festival Into The Castle has been cancelled

DJ Mag - 6 hours ago
Music Goes Further, the company behind forthcoming South African festival Into The Castle, has been forced to cancel the festival, which was set to take place in January 2018. Earlier this year, the company was forced to cancel a different festival in ...and...

Political risks shape emerging-currency markets

Nikkei Asian Review - 6 hours ago
The October arrest of an employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul prompted reciprocal suspensions of visa processing. And speculation that the American trial of a Turkish businessman charged with violating sanctions against Iran could develop into a ...and...

Business opportunities for older South Africans overseas

BusinessTech - 11 hours ago
Scherman says that many of Arton's South African clients who are looking for offshore business opportunities are concerned about the availability of skilled labour in destination countries, particularly in Europe as language barriers can exist – but...

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Pistorius' prison sentence doubles for murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

WFMY News 2 - 14 hours ago
A South African court has more than doubled the sentence of former Olympian Oscar Pistorius, for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp back in 2013. For more on the ... Gerald Imray, Associated Press, USA Today , TEGNA 8:46 AM. EST November ...and...

How to check if South African online shops are down during Black Friday 2017

MyBroadband - 22 hours ago
The main monitoring location is in Dallas, USA, with numerous nodes around the world to verify down statuses. The Uptime Robot monitoring page shows that most South African online shops had 100% uptime on 23 and 24 November, as Black Friday traffic ...and...

Miss Universe Odds Favor South Africa, Host Steve Harvey Unlikely to Announce Wrong Winner

Casino.Org News - 2 days ago
Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has Nel-Peters at 4-1 to win the competition, meaning a $100 wager nets the correct gambler $400 should the South African top the 92-entrant field. Covers.com also think the 22-year-old beauty is the lady to beat, the sports ...and...

MeToo: Early research hints at vulnerability of young South African athletes

Daily Maverick - 4 days ago
In the United States, of the 108 people on USA Swimming's list of individuals banned from the sport, at least 90 were banned for sexual misconduct. More than 50 have been arrested, charged, or convicted in connection with those crimes. South African...

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South Africa's teenage duo shine in Germany | Sport24

Sport24 - 13 hours ago
South Africa's teenage duo of Calvin Coetzee and JP van Zyl shone on day one of the International German Cup in Warendorf.and...

Dale Steyn Continues Rehab in Cape Town, Eyes Test Return

News18 - 16 hours ago
According to a reports in Cricbuzz, Steyn has returned to Cape Town and is concentrating on his rehabilitation programme. “We're comfortable with the progress he's making but we don't want to push him too much. We're satisfied that he's getting there ...and...

OVERVIEW GLOBAL AVOCADO MARKET

FreshPlaza - 15 hours ago
The World Avocado Organization has designated November as the world's avocado month. The Netherlands has offered its capital for a whole month for this event, so Amsterdam is now becoming the "avocado capital of the world." Looking purely at the trends...

England field 11 English players in an Ashes Test for the first time in 29 years

CricTracker (blog) - 15 hours ago
The England Test team is well known for fielding players born outside Britain especially the South African players, who early in their life moved to England searching for better career opportunities and that helped them play cricket at the highest ...and...

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