Premier Business Awards showcase South Africa's competitiveness

The South African Premier Business Awards aim to recognise business excellence. And this year's winners once again underscore the country's reliability and attractiveness as a destination for inward investment, writes Brand South Africa chair Chichi Maponya.

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South Africa set to become global leader of green energy

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has announced plans to expand South Africa's renewable energy sector by adding another 6 300MW of wind and solar power to the 5 243MW the government programme already buys from the private sector.

Agoa benefits both South Africa and US: Davies

The African Growth and Opportunity Act has been positive for both South Africa and the US – and the case for continuing to include South Africa is "pretty compelling", says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

High hopes for South Africa’s low-cost carriers

With Skywise taking to the air in March, South Africans now have four low-cost carriers to choose from – and already the new entrant appears to have had an impact on end-user fares.

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