Monthly Archives: October 2016

500+ Convene in Côte d’Ivoire for Focus on Sustainability at World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

$12 Million in New Funding Announced for Farmer Support Programs; Call to Action on Regional Threat Posed by Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Last week,

Minister Faith Muthambi: 93rd anniversary of Proclamation of Republic of Turkey

Toast remarks on the occasion of the 93rd Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic of TurkeyYour Excellency, Ambassador Kaan Esener,Your Excellencies Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Consul Generals,Members of the Diplomatic Corps,Members

Gauteng Legislature hosts public hearing meeting in Ga-Rankuwa, 1 Nov

Committee embark on annual report process for the 2015/16 financial yearAs part of implementing the Gauteng Provincial Legislature's (GPL) oversight and public participation mandates, the Portfolio Committee on Infrastructure Development will on

Deputy President to address Parliament

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday brief Parliament on progress made by the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) constituencies to introduce the national minimum wage. In a statement on


RUSTENBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, -- The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) president, Joseph Mathunjwa, says the union has secured a wage increase of 1,000 Rand (about 72 US dollars) a month

Home Affairs wins ICT Service Delivery Transformation award

Media statement on Public Service ICT Award for Home AffairsFor the second time in consecutive years, the Department of Home Affairs has won the prestigious ICT Service Delivery Transformation Award in the


South Africa is working to improve the promotion of its competitive products in order to expand trade volumes and improve its trade structure, says Minister in the Presidency for Performance Monitoring and

Culture, cuisine, cordial relations on show at the Diplomatic Fair

South Africans and embassy officials on Saturday braved the scorching sun to partake in the Diplomatic Fair at the Union Buildings.The fair, the brainchild of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation,

In phone call with South African President, UN chief expresses hope country will ‘reconsider’ decision to withdraw from International Criminal Court

30 October 2016 � In a telephone conversation with President Jacob Zuma of South Africa, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon regretted the country's decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC)

Le géant chinois des téléviseurs Hisense présente son activité B2B

QINGDAO, Chine, le 28 octobre 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Le président de Hisense Group, M. Liu Hongxin, a dévoilé la stratégie de marque et le symbole visuel de l’activité B2B de Hisense le 25 octobre à Qingdao.

Corban University Announces African Partnership with Teach Every Nation to Provide 100 Scholarships

SALEM, Oregon, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Teach Every Nation (TEN) has announced a major partnership with Corban University to extend 100 scholarships to Christian young people in Africa interested in obtaining a

South Africa: SAA Fails to Instil Confidence As More Questions Left Unanswered

The recent SAA press conference, following its long overdue AGM earlier this afternoon, leaves questions unanswered.The recently appointed board failed to announce anything new that was not already said in parliament when