Fascinating Polish Cuisine
10 November 2016
Ambassador Anna Raduchowska-Brochwicz of Poland to South Africa (pictured right) hosted Polish Chef Ernest Jagodzinski to amaze guests with Polish cuisine. She said that this was a joint project between the Po...
South Africa and Botswana share historical and cultural ties
11 November 2016
South Africa and Botswana have reaffirmed their commitment to deepening existing strategic cooperation and prioritising economic diversification and manufacturing in order to ...
The Fourth EU-South Africa Structured Dialogue Forum on Human Rights
10 November 2016
The 4th EU-South Africa Structured Dialogue Forum on Human Rights took place on Wednesday 9th of November 2016 in Brussels. As Strategic Partners, both parties share a...
Algeria celebrates the 62nd Anniversary of the launching of the Algerian Revolution
Pretoria, 3 November 2016
Ambassador Abd-El-Naceur Belaid of Algeria hosted a reception to celebrate the 62nd Anniversary of the launching of the Algerian Revolution.
South Africa and Zimbabwe cement economic ties
4 November 2016
Pretoria – South Africa and Zimbabwe have reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen cooperation across numerous fields, particularly trade, investment and finance.
The neighbouring countr...
New computers and sport equipment to change lives
7 November 2016
Ekurhuleni – Teaching and learning will never be the same again at Marhulana Primary School in Tembisa, Ekurhuleni, after learners on Monday received computers, educational and sport eq...
Seeking to elevate IORA's stature and consolidate its work programme
Statement delivered by Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo at the 16th Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Council of Ministers Meeting, Bali, Indonesia, 27 October 2016
Allow me ...
Zambia celebrates 52nd Independence Anniversary
HE Mr Emmanuel Mwamba, High Commissioner of Zambia to South Africa hosted a reception to celebrate Zambia's 52nd Independence Anniversary. In his remarks High Commissioner Mwamba thanked the various governm...
Education as Australia’s Developmental Tool for Africa
The Australian High Commission in Pretoria hosted a Pre-Departure Briefing (PDB) for Australia Awards scholarship recipients bound for postgraduate studies in Australia in 2017; twel...
Africa's cities urged to bring technology to the masses
02 November 2016
Local government leaders across the continent have been urged to ramp up investment in technology and innovation in a bid to drive growth at municipal level.
African innovators at...
Young Surinamese diplomat wins U/8 Tshwane Chess Championship
The young Surinamese diplomat Ky-mani Wijnhard, only 7 years of age, took part in the Etienne Lewis Chess tournament (2016 SA Junior Team championships), which is the traditional Gauteng North...
Turkey celebrates 93rd Anniversary
31 October 2016
Pretoria - South Africa says it strongly believes that Turkey will draw strength from its history and confront its current challenges, including a failed attempted coup d’état with the resilien...
Norway and South Africa tap into science to grow ocean economy
31 October 2016
Pretoria – South Africa and Norway are exploring new business opportunities in the blue economy and other innovative solutions to address global challenges such as rising p...
Kazakhstan is emerging in global and regional influence
26 October 2016
Kazakhstan gained independence from the former Union of the Soviet Socialist Republic (USSR) in 1991. 25 Years on and Kazakhstan is emerging in global and regional influence. Its st...
#KhombiSA Germany on the move in Mamelodi
24 October 2016
On Saturday, the Mamelodi Amalgamated Taxi Association (MATA) welcomed Ambassador Walter Lindner and awarded him a license to drive #KhombiSAGermany in Mamelodi for the day.
The Ambassador trans...
South Africa and Austria hold successful bilateral engagement
25 October 2016
Pretoria - International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has held a successful bilateral engagement with her Austrian counterpart Mr Sebastian Kurz, ...
Nixtamalisation an indigenous knowledge
20 October 2016
The Agricultural Research Council of South Africa (ARC) partnered with the Mexican Embassy in South Africa to jointly host a roundtable discussion and share knowledge on the ancient Mexican technol...
Charting the way forward
24 October 2016
Heads of South Africa’s diplomatic missions abroad met in Tshwane for the biennial conference to assess national, regional, continental and global trends and dynamics.
The conference helps to determine a...
National Down Syndrome Awareness Day- 20 October
Thursday 20th October marks National Down Syndrome Day (NDSD), designated by our late President Mr Nelson Mandela to create awareness about Down syndrome. Down syndrome (known as Tri...