Daily Archives: August 9, 2016

Business confidence holds steady in Africa in the second quarter of 2016

Confidence among African business leaders stable for second consecutive quarter after steep decline in 2015 JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organization in the world, announced today that economic confidence among business leaders in Africa continued its gradual recovery in the second quarter of 2016. Having dropped to […]

South Africa: Message to White South African Voters – Keep Calm … and Shut Up!

We the South African voters have spoken in the local government election, and we said many different things. Let's give votes and cities (in part or whole) to the main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA). Let's give some votes and the munici...

South Africa: Guide Survives Table Mountain Fall

An experienced mountain guide and climber probably has his helmet to thank for escaping major injury after an eight-metre fall on Table Mountain at the weekend.Ross Suterhad had taken two climbers up African Ledge on Saturday afternoon, before falling ...

South Africa: ‘Women Must Be Prioritised’ – Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has paid tribute to the DA's past female leaders at a DA "thank you" rally in Pretoria's Freedom Park on Women's Day, even as the only women on stage were young women in short skirts who formed part of the marching parade.Former...

Africa: Envoy Reassures On China-Africa Cooperation

China remains committed to programmes announced in December 2015, at the Johannesburg summit on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC).Pan Hejun, the Chinese ambassador to Rwanda said this while briefing journalists about the recent Coordinators' Meeting of ...