Early-bird success


South African media group Naspers has done sensationally well out of its investment in the Asian start-up Tencent Holdings. … [Read more...]

Airbus A350XWB lands in SA

Airbus A350XWB

The Airbus A350XWB - which is on a world tour -- landed in South Africa at the weekend, where it carried out crucial high airfield performance and auto-landing trials at OR Tambo International Airport. … [Read more...]

Houses built by women, for women

women houses

About 17 600 houses are expected to be built for women beneficiaries across the country, starting from Women's Day, 9 August. … [Read more...]

Mandela Day inspires reading culture

Nelson Mandela Day

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) will today launch its Book Flood Campaign in celebration of International Nelson Mandela Day. … [Read more...]

Nadine Gordimer passes away

Nadine Gordimer

President Jacob Zuma has conveyed his condolences following the passing of Nobel Prize winner and South African author Nadine Gordimer. … [Read more...]

Youth stand up to be counted

sa youth

Young people have urged government to involve them in policy making platforms and decisions that are aimed at addressing issues that affect them. … [Read more...]

Minister speaks on new immigration regulations

south africa visit

Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom says the regulation of immigration matters is the constitutional responsibility of the Department of Home Affairs. … [Read more...]

University attendance low among blacks

UCT - University of Cape Town

University attendance for black South Africans remains low, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Wednesday. “Blacks don’t participate in universities to the same extent as whites and Indians. There’s just a too small number of … [Read more...]

Team SA for Glasgow CWG 2014 named


The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) says it wants Team SA to scoop no less that 43 medals at this year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. … [Read more...]

Youth Moving SA Forward


While unemployment among young people has remained stubbornly high following the 2008 recession, the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is beginning to see the positive impact of its varied interventions to ride out this … [Read more...]