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  • UAE pledges to invest $10bn in SA

    UAE pledges to invest $10bn in SA 13 July 2018 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has committed to invest US $10 billion in key sectors of South Africa’s economy, including tourism and mining, to support the sustainable development of the country. Photo:...
  • Stamps to celebrate Madiba's 100 years

    Stamps to celebrate Madiba's 100 years 18 July 2018 The German Post and the South African Post Office have joined forces to spread the Madiba magic. The two institutions have a bilateral stamp issue to commemorate the 100th birthday of the first former...
  • Resumption of diplomatic relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea

    Resumption of diplomatic relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea 25 July 2018 Ethiopian Airlines commercial flight to Asmara was sold out within an hour to passangers looking forward to uniting with family and friends in Eritrea. It also carried amongst ...
  • Madiba’s Magic

    Madiba’s  Magic 25 July 2018 Impeccable manners and humility were Mandela’s traits. “I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.” Mandela’s biggest sin, according to those that had a misplaced sense of t...
  • Colombia Independence Day 2018

    Colombia Independence Day 2018 26 July 2018 Dr Maria Eugenia Correa Olarte, Ambassador of the Republic of Colombia to South Africa hosted a reception to celebrate the 208th Anniversary of Colombia's Independence which is celebrated annually on the 20th ...
  • The Royal Thai Embassy organized a charity event on Mandela Day

    The Royal Thai Embassy organized a charity event on Mandela Day On 18 July 2018, the Royal Thai Embassy in Pretoria and Thai community in South Africa, led by Mr. Paisit Boonparlit, the Chargé d’affaires of the Royal Thai Embassy, together with the ...
  • Bastille Day 2018

    Bastille Day 2018 20 July 2018 Mr Christophe Farnaud, Ambassador of France to South Africa hosted a reception on the occasion of Bastille Day, the French National Day. Ministre d'État, Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, M. Nicolas ...
  • South African High Commission in Colombo Celebrates Nelson Mandela Day

    South African High Commission in Colombo Celebrates Nelson Mandela Day 18 July 2018 By Srimal Fernando, Global Editor, The Diplomatic Society 1994 was a year of big stories for the world.  Perhaps the story that had made the biggest impact was N...
  • Swedish Choir at World Choir Games

    Swedish Choir at World Choir Games 10 July 2018 Swedish chamber choir Petri Sångare from Malmö participated at the World Choir Games taking place in Tshwane. The choir was founded in 2010 and is conducted by Alexander Einarsson. The choir was hosted ...
  • Dirco wins Basketball Tournament

    Dirco wins Basketball Tournament 12 July 2018 On the occasion of the Centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in South Africa organised a Basketball Tournament in Pretoria. Photo: Ambassador Bozin Nikolic of Serbia...
  • Canada Day - Fête du Canada 2018

    Canada Day - Fête du Canada 2018 12 July 2018 July 1st is Canada Day - the official national day of Canada! Canadians across the country and around the world celebrate their history, their many cultures and their country's achievements, with cultural c...
  • Astana celebrates 20

    Astana celebrates 20 5 July 2018 Astana, the Kazakh capital, commemorates 20 years of its establishment in 2018. It has rapidly developed into a modern metropolis with a population of over one million inhabitants.  As a hub for Eurasia, Astana ha...
  • ANC ward 82 meet Singapore

    ANC ward 82 meet Singapore 10 July 2018 The capital of South Africa, Tshwane is host to one of the largest diplomatic representations in the world. It has an advanced and developed logistic and infrastructure that allows missions to be resident in Tshwa...
  • International Financial Center Astana opens in Kazakhstan

    International Financial Center Astana opens in Kazakhstan 12 July 2018 The government of Kazakhstan officially opened the International Financial Center Astana (IFCA) in the capital on 5 July 2018. The center will expectedly attract international inves...
  • Choral celebration for Austria’s EU Presidency

    Choral celebration for Austria’s EU Presidency 3 July 2018 The recently accredited Ambassador of Austria to South Africa H.E Dr. Johann Brieger hosted a celebration of Austria’s Presidency of the European Union (EU) which began on the July 1. The o...
  • South Africa and Venezuela strengthen relations

    South Africa and Venezuela strengthen relations 10 July 2018 South African Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Ms Lindiwe Sisulu met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Mr J Arreaza on 6 July in ...
  • Japan Self-Defense Forces Day 2018

    Japan Self-Defense Forces Day 2018 3 July 2018 On the 27th of June 2018 the Embassy of Japan in South Africa hosted a reception in celebration of the 64th anniversary of Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF). A keynote speech given by Shigeyuki Hiroki, Amba...
  • SA and Ghana solidify bilateral relations

    SA and Ghana solidify bilateral relations 5 July 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa and his Ghanaian counterpart President Nana Akufo-Addo have entered into a Bi-National Commission (BNC) to forge a firmer strategic partnership. The BNC, which was set up f...
  • CARICOM Day 2018

    CARICOM Day 2018 4 July 2018 The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is a grouping of twenty countries: fifteen Member States  and five Associate Members which came into being on 4 July 1973 with the signing of the Chaguaramas Treaty by Prime Ministers E...
  • Xi Jinping's governance of China a paradigm for South Africa

    Xi Jinping's governance of China a paradigm for South Africa 10 July 2018 A book review by K BhanaHistory provides much evidence of China’s splendid ingenuity and a profound understanding of the wonders of nature. Its warriors, inventors, artist and c...


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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