South Africa: Latest News
Dana Sanchez, 6:11 pm
Nzima’s business reduces overcrowding at hospitals and clinics in the Western Cape by using bicycles to deliver medicine to chronically ill patients in their homes.
Dana Sanchez, 4:53 pm
The Karibu Fair is the largest travel expo of its kind in East and Central Africa, and the second largest travel industry event in Africa after the INDABA event in South Africa, organizers say.
Dana Sanchez, 4:03 pm
The African economy is overly dependent on public investment for infrastructure development, says Donald Kaberuka, president of African Development Bank. The Agriculture Fast Track is a critical tool to leverage private sector investment.
Dana Sanchez, 2:15 pm
Google’s investment in solar energy in South Africa will help create jobs in the Western Cape area and lessen the country’s dependence on coal.
Makula Dunbar, 12:53 pm
The numbers of young entrepreneurs choosing to be based in the central city is climbing, attracted by the vibrancy of the CBD, cost effectiveness, readily available office infrastructure, convenience and the knowledge, sharing and networking opportunities.
Dana Sanchez, 9:09 pm
Kampala must improve city sanitation and drainage, go green, reduce potholes, improve attitudes of Kampala people towards tourists and develop policies to embrace tourism.
Dana Sanchez, 8:12 pm
The proposal is for African countries to charge a $2 tax on hotel rooms in Africa and a $5 or $10 tax on flights to and from African countries. The funds would be channeled to the African Union.
Dana Sanchez, 7:04 pm AFKI Original
Nando’s signature dish is its peri peri flame-grilled chicken. Peri peri is the South African name for the African bird’s eye chili. The name is thought to have originated in the Portuguese-speaking Mozambican community.
Dana Sanchez, 4:42 pm
South Africa’s gross domestic product grew by a slower-than-expected 0.9 percent in the first quarter with World Bank announcing today it has reduced the country’s growth forecast for 2013 from 3.2 percent to 2.5 percent.
Dana Sanchez, 3:26 pm
Awards will be given to 117 companies, organisations and destinations including Africa’s leading low-cost airline, spa resort, destination, boutique hotel brand, golf resort, business hotel, green hotel, safari lodge and beach destination.
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