Xi Jinping

The United States is shifting its attitude towards Pretoria

Historically, South Africa has been seen as a strategic partner for countries outside the African continent, specifically the US

US renews accusations of unfair trade practices against China

Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are due to discuss trade when they meet later this month during the Group of 20 summit in Argentina

China’s lending spree needs scrutiny

Its opaque agreements may finally be exposed by borrowers approaching global financial institutions

Shabby South Africa ‘misses the boat’ at China trade fair

The South African pavilion was a ‘disservice to the country’ — and no one could speak Mandarin

China’s expanding military footprint in Africa

A markedly more muscular approach on the continent is taking Beijing out of its comfort zone

Taiwan to hold mass independence rally in challenge to Beijing

Organisers aim to draw 100 000 people to large-scale protest calling for an outright independence vote from China

China mum on missing Interpol chief

Meng Hongwei was last seen leaving for China in late September from the Interpol headquarters in Lyon, southeast France

Ramaphosa constructs big plans

The president intends to rescue the economy with infrastructure, accountability and investors

Trump’s tariffs on $200bn of Chinese imports kick in

Donald Trump has threatened to go after all imports from China if the country refuses to change policies Trump says harm US industry

Africa’s debt to China is complicated

China is not always the largest lender and Chinese companies sometimes act in their own interests

May kicks off first Africa tour as British PM

May is facing pressure at home from so-called Remainers sceptical of her ability to forge trade deals once Britain severs ties with Brussels

SA eyes China to bankroll stimulus

Despite government denials, insiders say treasury made the suggestion in a Cabinet meeting


Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Slice of life: Living her own life again

'It was hard to survive without performance'

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories