South Africa responds to UK’s temporary ban of Southern African flights from entering UK

Just News | Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) says the Government has noted the announcement by the United Kingdom (UK) to temporarily ban all flights from the Southern parts of Africa, including South Africa from entering the UK due to the detection of a new coronavirus variant B.1.1.529. Minister Nalendi Pandor said whilst […]

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SABC acquires TV broadcast Rights for the NBA

Just News | The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) announced an exciting multi-year television broadcast rights agreement with the National Basketball Association (NBA). In the inaugural live broadcast of the 75th Anniversary Season, the Washington Wizards will host the Boston Celtics on Saturday, 30 October at 23:00 SAST. The first live broadcast will tip off […]

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President Ramaphosa to address Trade Organisation Public Forum

Just News | President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the opening of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Public Forum on Thursday, September 2021. Ramaphosa is invited by the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the President to address the virtual ceremony under the theme “Trade Beyond COVID-19 : Building Resilience”. The WTO World […]

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President Ramaphosa to participate in the 76th session of UN General Assembly

Just News | President Cyril Ramaphosa will participate virtually in the General Debate of the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA76). UNGA76 refers to the 76 years of existence of the United Nations which was established in 1945 in the aftermath of World War 2. UNGA76 takes place from 21 to 27 […]

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South Africa to intensify efforts to get off the UK’s Red list

Just News | The Government of South Africa is puzzled at the United Kingdom (UK)’s decision to keep South Africa on the Red list of countries facing stringent restrictions and high costs when entering the UK.  The department of International Relations and Cooperation on Sunday said thousands of families and business people in South Africa […]

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Aspen announcement on vaccine talks welcomed

Just News | The Minister of Trade, Industry and Competition, Ebrahim Patel on Thursday welcomed the discussions between South African-based pharmaceutical company, Aspen and United States of America-based J&J on discussions on a licensing agreement for Covid-19 vaccines.The announcement was contained in the company’s SENS announcement on Wednesday night. Aspen currently produces vaccines on contract […]

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“Manipulation of Covid-19 origins tracing”

Just News | The Embassy of China in South Africa will on Monday hold a virtual media briefing to address the contentious matter of Covid-19 origins. Chinese ambassador to South Africa Chen Xiaodong will elaborate on China’s position on related issues. The Embassy said as the pandemic continues to ravage different parts of the world, […]

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President Ramaphosa welcomes expansion of German investment in SA

Just News | President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended German business leaders on their continued engagement with South Africa and pledged that government will sustain economic reforms aimed at facilitating greater investment as a key to addressing poverty, unemployment and inequality. President Ramaphosa participated in a CEO Roundtable in Berlin, Germany, on Thursday, 26 August 2021, […]

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“We will honour his work and continue to fight for peace”

Tebogo Msimanga | Haitian Ambassador to South Africa, Jacques Junior Baril on Friday, 9 July 2021, said the Government, Embassy, and people of the Republic of Haiti, are mourning the passing of President Jovenel Moise. President Moise was assassinated in his private residence in Port-au-Prince on Wednesday 07 July 2021. The President’s wife, First Lady […]

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