CSIR International Convention Centre takes aspiring students under its wing
In support of developing young potential, the CSIR International Convention Centre (ICC) has appointed students&...
MUSIAD South Africa
6 September 2016
Business, investment and tourism exchanges are a key indicator of robust and strengthening relations between countries. At a reception hosted by Ambassador Kaan Esener of Turkey to South Africa at his residence on th...
African School of Humanitarian Forensic Action
The Embassy of Argentina in South Africa, together with the Argentine Horizontal Cooperation Fund, co-sponsored the first African School of Humanitarian Forensic Action organized by the Argentine Forensic An...
Taiwan Youth Delegation to Visit South Africa
Taiwan has been running the International Youth Ambassadors Program since 2009. The program allows talented university students from Taiwan to participate in international exchange activities and aims to broa...
Korean Cultural week 2016
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Pretoria, South Africa hosted the 2016 Korean Cultural week which took place from 29 August - 3 September 2016.
The week consisted of an essay contest, Sookmyung Gayageum Orchestra concer...
Vietnam - A Country of Peace
Remarks by Ambassador Le Huy Hoang of Vietnam at the National Independence Day Celebration
Pretoria, 01 September 2016
First of all, I would like to express my warmest welcome and sincere thanks to you all for coming to my ...
Norwegian Diplomacy in South Asia
Strengthening Sri Lanka and Bangladesh ties By Srimal Fernando, Global Editor, The Diplomatic Society and Sariful Islam
For Norway, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh are geographically and strategically impor...
Ukraine celebrates 25th Anniversary of Independence
30 August 2016
The Embassy of Ukraine in Pretoria hosted a reception to celebrate Ukraine’s 25th Anniversary of Independence.
Mr. Mosebenzi Zwane, Minister of Mineral Resources of South Africa was ...
GHANAFEST-SOUTH AFRICA 2016
GHANAFEST SA is an annual Entertainment, Trade and Cultural festival, which is organized by the Ghana High Commission, in collaboration with the Ghanaian Community in South Africa. GHANAFEST SA 2016 is the 6th edition to be he...
Diplomats raise over R350k South African charities
The International Diplomatic Spouses Association (IDSA) has raised over R350,000 this year to help vulnerable groups in South Africa. This is more than twice the amount they raised last year for South Af...
54th Anniversary of the Independence of Trinidad and Tobago
Remarks delivered by HE Roger Gopaul, High Commissioner designate of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in South Africa
31 September 2016
On Friday 31st August, 1962, in the early hours of th...
Thai Nursing Award Conferred on Zimbabwean
A luncheon was hosted by H.E Dr. Pornchai Danvivathana Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand in South Africa in honour Dr. Rose Jaele Ndlovu, a nurse-midwife from Zimbabwe. She was awarded the Princess S...
Strong Vietnam - India ties in focus at Vietnam’s National Day celebration
By Srimal Fernando Global Editor, The Diplomatic Society On the occasion of the 71st anniversary of the National Day of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, His Excellency M...
Africa benefits from net positive remittances flows
International remittances has become a major source of foreign currencies for most African countries and have been found to be more stable and dependable than other forms of foreign currency inflows suc...
XVI GRULAC Soccer Championship
The 2016 GRULAC Soccer Championship took place at the University of Pretoria LC de Villiers sport terrain on the 20 August 2016.
The Latin American and the Caribbean Countries represent 13% of the Diplomatic Corps in...
Italian exhibition on urban regeneration and design
Within the context of the annual architecture AZA Conference 2016, which will take place from 1-3 September at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, there will be an array of exhibitions ho...
Rev Stofile laid to rest
Pretoria - South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa paid tribute to former Sport and Recreation Minister Reverend Makhenkesi Stofile, who was laid to rest at a funeral service in his home town of Alice in the Eastern Cape.
Vincenzo Schioppa Narrante, 1956-2016 (RIP), Secretary-General of the European University Institute
It is with profound shock and sadness that we must communicate the passing of Vincenzo Schioppa Narrante on the morning of August 24th in the San Leonardo...
National Treasury visits Japan
In South Africa, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is dependent on National Treasury (NT), representing the Government of South Africa, to make informed decisions on how best to utilise technical assistance ...
Unstoppable Olympians, more harmony less security
As the Olympic flame is passed on from Rio 2016 to Tokyo 2020, it seems that a shift in paradigm has taken place. This celebration of human achievement in which 11 thousand athletes competed in 42 sportin...