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The FIFA World Cup trophy heads to Johannesburg

by Nontsikelelo Ntsibande The FIFA World Cup trophy is expected to arrive in Johannesburg on Thursday for its global tour. South African football fans in and around Soweto will have the opportunity to see the trophy at Maponya Mall on Friday. The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola kicked off in September 2017 in […]

BRICS Sherpas meet in Cape Town

The BRICS Sherpas and Sous Sherpas meeting gets underway in Cape Town this morning. This will be the first official meeting on the BRICS calendar under the auspices of South Africa’s chairship which it assumed in January. The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Nomaindiya Mfeketo, will deliver opening remarks at the meeting. “The […]

WEF 2018 was a “successful pilgrimage” for SA, says Cyril Ramaphosa

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded his Working Visit to the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018 in Davos, Switzerland by declaring Team South Africa’s participation in this global gathering a “successful pilgrimage”. Deputy President Ramaphosa said at the conclusion of his visit that he had been encouraged by the positive interest shown in South Africa […]

President Xi Jinping remains ‘historic’ speeches are validated at Davos

25 January, 2018 Fu Jing in Davos, Switzerland Displayed with permission from China Daily Theme built on ‘shared future’ idea president unveiled in 2017 President Xi Jinping’s advocacy of a community with a shared future for mankind, an open economy, globalisation and fighting protectionism and isolationism has been widely welcomed and China has been transforming […]

Ministry drafts policies to promote self-driving vehicles

22 January 2018 Li Fusheng Displayed with permission from China Daily China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology is working on a draft document on autonomous driving, which is part of China’s efforts to promote the cutting-edge technology, according to a source close to the matter. “The central government is eager to do it,” Wu […]

Chinese, Russian, Indian ministers meet

December 12, 2017 Displayed with permission from China Daily China, Russia and India agreed to maintain regional security and economic architecture in the Asia-Pacific, according to a joint statement issued on Monday after the 15th trilateral meeting of the foreign ministers of the three countries. Maintaining regional security and economic architecture that is “open, inclusive […]

Cultural Centre Promotes African Week in Sao Paulo

December 5, 2017 Angola Press Agency Luanda Luanda Displayed with permission from allAfrica.com The African Cultural Centre jointly with the consulates in Angola, South Africa, Cabo Verde, Morocco, Namibia, Nigeria, Mozambique and Egypt, will hold on May 21-28 the African week in Sao Paulo city (Brazil), under the celelbration of the Africa Day. This will […]

China ranks No 2 in internet talents among BRICS countries

4 December 2017 Wang Keju in Wuzhen Displayed with permission from China Daily China ranks second in the number of internet talents after India among the BRICS countries, according to a report released at the 4th World Internet Conference on Monday. The 2017 Internet Talent Development Report, complied by the National Academy of Innovation Strategy […]