Angola has the potential to become a major exporter, as the country has seen fairly stable intercontinental and global trade growth in the past 20 years.
With increasingly extreme weather taking a toll on farming and incomes, Zimbabwe has released a trio of climate change policies
Goldblatt was awarded the Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres by the French Ministry of Culture in 2016 and a feature-length documentary on his life premiered last year.
Zambia doesn’t benefit much from rosewood trade. Its forests are being decimated, causing serious environmental degradation. And though rural Zambians and their families do profit, this is short-lived.
Both Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed are safe after explosions rocked rallies where they were present in their respective countries.
Forget about the World Cup African Business News – the company that owns CNBC Africa and Forbes Africa – scored a satisfying hat trick in journalism.
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa’s current account deficit widened more than expected in the first quarter to register its largest shortfall in two years...
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s economy is expected to recover from a poor start this year, rescued by stronger growth in the rest of...
Yet mining companies are going to find it very difficult and expensive to comply with all of the above in five years at a time when the mines are struggling against rising costs and falling productivity. The empowerment transactions will carry a heavy cost.
The latest World Bank report on South Africa is not only remarkable for the collaborative method it employed, but also for some of the conclusions it reached on issues like land redistribution. What's changed?
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Insurer Liberty Holdings faced questions from South Africa’s Information Regulator on Monday, a day after the company said it had become...
Escalating trade tariffs between the world's two largest economies and an ongoing currency sell-off will keep pressure on the bank's policy makers.
Today, June 16 marks 42 years since South African policemen gunned down scores of schoolchildren in the Soweto uprising. It was a day that shocked the world and will be forever seared into the mind of 83-year-old journalist Enoch Gama who spent it in the eye of the fire and fury.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s rand firmed in early trade on Monday, recovering some of the losses from last week, as the dollar softened...
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s net foreign reserves fell to $42.872 billion in May from $43.115 billion in April, the Reserve Bank said on...
Millions of workers in one of the world's most unequal societies are to earn a minimum wage of 20 rand ($1.58) per hour.
The 75-year-old Mnangagwa is seeking a victory that will give him a fresh mandate and the legitimacy that will strengthen his political hand after Mugabe was ousted in a coup.
South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that some of the country's larger public companies will re-invest 420 billion rand.
Lawmakers are investigating former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's claim that $15 billion of the country's diamond wealth is missing.
What do you do when a company asks you to recruit an “excitement supervisor”?