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  • Russian National Day

    Visit the Photo Gallery for more photos  Russian National Day Address by H.E. Mr. Anatoly A.Makarov   Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to the Republic of South Africa at the reception on the occasion...
  • South Africa to Boost Relations with South Asia

    South Africa High Commission, Colombo- Sri Lanka to boost relations with South Asia   By Dr Srimal Fernando Foreign ExchangeThe Diplomatic Society South Asia Correspondent   H.E Geoff Doidge, South African High Commissioner to Colomb...
  • Denis Goldberg honoured with German Order of Merit

    Denis Goldberg honoured with German Order of Merit German President, Christian Wulff has bestowed Denis Goldberg with the Cross of Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. Denis Goldberg is honoured in recognition for his commitment and eno...
  • Brussels commemorates 16 June 1976

    Brussels commemorates 16 June 1976 On 15 June 2011, Mr Bernd Lange, a Member of European Parliament (MEP)’s Delegation for Relations with South Africa, organized an exhibition marking South Africa’s history from 1950 to 2010 in commemoration of the 3...
  • Taking Local Government Global

    Where does the potential of your municipality lie? Mineral resource (mining),Agriculture and agro-processing, Manufacturing, Logistics, Human resources, Infrastructure, Natural resources, Tourism?  Position your Municipality to receive Maximu...
  • Sri Lanka is an Investment Gate way for South Africans.

    Sri Lanka is an Investment Gateway for South Africans. By Dr Srimal Fernado Colombo Sri Lanka  Sri Lanka maintains a sense of identity with a divinely determined past moving towards a bright future.Centuries of leverage has shown that Sri Lanka i...
  • SA Embassy in Thailand participates in the Thailand Festival 2011

    SA Embassy in Thailand participates in the Thailand Festival 2011 The Embassy co-sponsored the hosting of Thailand Festival 2011 held at Suang Luang Rama IX, Bangkok, to celebrate His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej’s 7th birthday cycle anniversar...
  • Renowned Australian pianists visit S A

    Renowned Australian pianists visit South Africa   The Australian High Commission is proud to be supporting the current visit to South Africa by internationally acclaimed Australian piano duo Mr Coady Green and Mr Leigh Harrold. In addition to recent...
  • Africa Day Celebrations

    AFRICA DAY CELEBRATIONS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC  As every year, the 2011 Africa Day was celebrated on May 25 to commemorate the decision of 33 independent countries in 1963 to found the Organisation of African Unity. On the occasion of Africa Day 20...
  • Art Project in Uruguay

    ART PROJECT IN URUGUAY INVOLVING FOUR SOUTH AFRICAN ARTISTS The Embassy supported an art project of the Pre-Columbian and Indigenous Art Museum in Montevideo (“Museo de Arte Precolombina e Indegina” – MAPI) that has been organized by a Uruguayan ar...
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  • (NAM) Speech by Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane

    Speech by Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane during the XVI Non-Aligned Movement Ministerial Conference and Commemorative Meeting in Bali (Indonesia) - May 25, 2011 Honourable Chairperson and Minister of Fore...
  • Paraguay National Day

    Visit the Photo Gallery for more photos PARAGUAY NATIONAL DAY     Ambassador Jose Martines Lezcano and Mrs Lezcano
  • Australia increases aid to Africa

    Australia announces it will increase development assistance to Africa by 45%   Australia will increase its development assistance to Africa by a further AUD $90 million in 2011-2012 bringing its total to AUD$291.3 million.   "This increa...
  • Chornobyl by Ambassador Valery Hrebeniuk

    Chornobyl: 25 years after disaster A quarter-century has passed since the accident in northern Ukraine at the Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant in April 1986 - a catastrophe, which in a few seconds forever changed the lives of hundreds of thousands of peopl...
  • Poland Constitution Day

    Visit the Photo Gallery for more photos POLAND CONSTITUTION DAY   Polish Ambassador to South Africa Marcin Kubiak welcomes guest of honour Ambassador Sisa Ngombane-DIRCO to the celebrations ADDRESS BY AMBASSADOR KUBIAKDistinguished Deputy Director ...
  • Mama Africa Unveiled

    Speech by Amita Makan for the Unveiling of the Painting of Miriam Makeba University of South Africa 5 May 2011  Excellencies; Honourable Dean of the College of Human Sciences, Professor Rosemary Moeketsi; Vice Principal of Academic Research, Profe...
  • Freedom Day

    Freedom Day Celebrations In Turkey The South African Mission in Turkey hosted a reception on 27 April to celebrate the 17th anniversary of democracy and freedom in South Africa. In a humbling show of solidarity and friendship, this year’s reception w...
  • Rugby development kick-started in rural Uruguay

    RUGBY DEVELOPMENT KICK-STARTED IN RURAL URUGUAY Following a request of Mrs Marianne Birkholtz Almagro, the wife of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uruguay Dr Luis Almagro, the Embassy facilitated the support of the Uruguayan Rugby Union (URU) to pro...

    Sanya Declaration (BRICS Leaders Meeting, Sanya, Hainan, China, April 14, 2011) April 14, 2011 1. We, the Heads of State and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil, the Russian Federation, the Republic of India, the People’s Republic of Chi...



February 2017 Edition

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Children’s hospital designed by children 15 February 2017 The Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital (NMCH) in Johannesburg South Africa has taken every care to make sure that sick children have... <|> Najm us Saqib’s novel 'BAOO' launched in South Africa 12 February 2017 Mr Najm us Saqib, High Commissioner of Pakistan in South Africa has launched his book 'BAOO' in Pretoria. This is the first... <|> Shaping the global order – foreign policy beyond crisis management 17 February 2017 South African International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane concluded a successful... <|> South Africa-China Comprehensive Strategic Partnership 19 February 2017 International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has concluded a successful working visit to Beijing... <|> Easing travel regulations between South Africa and Kenya 3 May 2016 South Africa and Kenya have announced measures that will make travelling between the two countries easier. South African Home... <|> Redistribution of Powers: New Stage of Kazakhstan’s Democracy Development 23 February 2017 By the end of February 2017 the project on constitutional reform in Kazakhstan will be presented for... <|> Red Cross Humanitarian Diplomacy:  Providing  Humanitarian Relief for 150 years By Srimal Fernando Global EditorThe Diplomatic Society  Looking back at the past  hundred... <|> Oslo & Bergen Travel Expos 2017: Successful Promotion of South Africa 24 February 2017 The South African Mission in Oslo, Norway participated in the annual Oslo Travel Expo 13-15 January 2017,... <|> Gauteng to convert public buildings into economic precincts 1 March 2017 Johannesburg – The Gauteng provincial government wants to convert some of its public buildings, including schools, clinics... <|> Sound of Buenos Aires comes to Africa 27 February 2017 Blending the sensuality of tango and the improvisation of jazz, Latin Grammy-nominated Argentinian band Escalandrum has created a sound that... <|>
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