• Chad le Clos

    Magnificent seven for Chad le Clos in Glasgow

    Chad le Clos claimed an individual bronze and added a further bronze as a member of the South African medley relay team on Tuesday evening to take his individual haul to seven medals at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

  • Medupi power station 'ready by December'

    Medupi power station 'ready by December'

    Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she is confident that construction of South Africa's new coal-fired power plant, the 4 764 MW Medupi power station in Limpopo province, will be completed by December.

  • US to set up leadership centres in Africa

    US to set up leadership centres in Africa

    The United States is to set up centres to train Africa's next generation of political and economic leaders - starting next year with centres in Senegal, Ghana, South Africa and Kenya - as it moves to expand US President Barack Obama's Young African Leaders Initiative.

  • South African Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies

    South Africa to push for 15-year extension of Agoa

    South Africa will push for the African Growth and Opportunity Act (Agoa) to be extended for a 15-year period when African trade ministers meet with US Trade Representative Michael Froman ahead of next week's United States-Africa Leaders' Summit, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

  • South African state freight-logistics company Transnet

    Transnet opens wagon maintenance facility in Northern Cape

    State logistics company Transnet officially opened a R30-million wagon refurbishment facility in De Aar in South Africa's Northern Cape province on Monday, bringing new jobs and training opportunities to the small rural town.

  • University of Pretoria cricket team

    Tuks crowned Campus Cricket World Champs

    South Africa's University of Pretoria cricket team, Assupol Tuks, claimed the Red Bull Campus Cricket World T20 title in England on the weekend after going through the competition unbeaten.

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