International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Ebrahim Ebrahim will continue consultations over the release of the South African hostage, Pierre Korkie, in Yemen, today.
20 Jan 2014 11:18
Syria, Iraq, Egypt most deadly nations for journalists. In South Africa, as and when the contraversial POIB becomes law, journalists could face very stiff penalties.
31 Dec 2013 06:44
South Africans travelling to Tanzania on holiday or business no longer require visas - and vice-versa. This significant move for co-operation between the two countries results from a bilateral country-to-country discussions and agreements.
25 Oct 2013 10:36
South Africa launched an online, 24-hour radio station on Thursday, 17 October that aims to showcase its foreign policy and shore up its position as a continental economic and political powerhouse.
18 Oct 2013 09:08
ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA: Kenya is not lobbying for an African withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, its foreign minister said last week as African leaders prepared to debate the issue.
14 Oct 2013 09:48
Business leaders from the BRICS group of emerging economies met on Tuesday (20 August) to discuss trade with Africa, insisting that the bloc's planned development bank has not been abandoned.
21 Aug 2013 12:42
Let's get some facts straight on the effective banning of the film, Of Good Report*, which was due to open the Durban International Film Festival - 18-28 July.
By Anton Harber 30 Jul 2013 06:37
BRUSSEL, BELGIUM / CAIRO, EGYPT: Europe's Digital Agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes has welcomed a pledge by Egypt to maintain an 'open' Internet that would not be subject to government shut downs, as was the case during the 2011 uprising.
29 May 2013 11:43
The South African government says it respects the independence and judiciary of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), despite the challenges that emerged during Professor Cyril Karabus' ordeal.
20 May 2013 10:43
On 28 March 2013, the Zambian Media Council (ZAMEC) held an annual general meeting (AGM) in Lusaka where the amended constitution was adopted and National Governing Council (NGC) members appointed the Times of Zambia of 29 March 2013 reports.
22 Apr 2013 12:01
Government policies towards aviation in Africa tend to see it as an "elite" product‚ rather than as a critical component of the continent's economic infrastructure.
By Bekezela Phakathi 22 Apr 2013 07:51
The South African government has condemned Sunday's terrorist attacks in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, which resulted in the death of more than 34 civilians. Fifty eight others were injured.
16 Apr 2013 11:35
Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsi has ordered the withdrawal of complaints filed against journalists for publishing rumours about him, said a statement posted Wednesday [10 April 2013] on the presidency's Twitter account.
11 Apr 2013 12:47
The London-based BRICS Media Network, established in 2012 to bring fresh perspectives to coverage of the emerging new economic world order, has launched BRICS Age, a print magazine commemorating the historic 5th BRICS Summit in Durban, South Africa.
27 Mar 2013 10:37
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