US-led trade war a threat to multilateralism — Davies

BRICS countries are working on mitigating the impact of a trade war

What the Trump? If he makes good on his promises, SA will be hurt

With every large market that closes, that product needs to find another home and some of that overflow will arrive in South Africa.

​The textile industry needs to be sewn into the fabric of Lesotho’s economy

The mountain kingdom needs to cut its dependence on the United States' Agoa trade deal.

No cheap chicken, only fat margins

If South Africa cannot use trade policy to help our country grow its productive base, then what purpose does it serve?

Sowetans like their chicken fresh and local

Good luck selling imported frozen poultry in Soweto, Johannesburg, where chickens are preferred fresh – and still kicking.

Specialists shrug off ANC review of trade agreements

But there is increasing alarm about the state’s inconsistent application of its policies and the subsequent effects on investor confidence.

Falling rand rains on Agoa parade

The exchange rate may be the undoing of a last-minute deal over chicken imports from the United States.

US demand spooks SA agriculture

Many of the country's exports could be affected by what the government decides in the next 60 days.

Fissile hoard threatens key SA-US deal

Confusion and uncertainty about nuclear security could hurt South Africa's favoured nation status.

Agoa: A dangerous game of chicken

A poultry industry row with the United States could cost South Africa billions of rands and thousands of jobs.

Agoa: Calls for SA to graduate out of the US trade programme

In addition to SA’s relatively advanced development, the US disapproves of the country for its 'antagonism', focus on Brics, and Middle East position.

Playing catch-up, Obama seeks bigger US role in Africa

Many Africans feel America is lagging behind China and others in its engagement with their continent.


Meet Doctor Fundile Nyati: South Africa’s own online medical mythbuster

The employee health and wellness specialist is using social media to combat misinformation about Covid-19

Products for the care of babies and toddlers now essential items

In response to court papers saying lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children, the state says baby care goods are now an essential item

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Press Releases

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world