With South Africa's tourism sector expected to grow by around 5% this year comes
the news that the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town plans to develop a mid-market,
internationally branded hotel to add to the popular tourist attraction's suite of 10
Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe emphasised positive developments and untapped potential in South Africa's mining industry during a working visit to Canada this week during which he engaged intensively with mining executives, investors, bankers and asset managers.
The Petroleum Agency SA has granted petrochemicals group Sasol a permit to explore for oil and gas in the Durban and Zululand basins offshore Kwazulu-Natal province on South Africa's east coast.
While the number of mobile subscribers is growing faster in sub-Saharan Africa than anywhere else in the world, the rate of penetration is the lowest, a new study finds. This presents huge opportunities for growth, despite substantial challenges.
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