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Multi-billion dollar SA, China deals will enable economic growth, educational opportunities – Presidency

JOHANNESBURG, September 3  – Multi-billion dollar agreements entered between South Africa and China will enable economic growth and educational opportunities, among other benefits, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office said on Monday. One agreement alone – on investment and trade promotion between the two countries – carries a monetary value of approximately R14 billion, the Presidency said […]

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Maimane asks Ramaphosa to table terms, conditions of R33 billion Eskom-China loan in parliament

JOHANNESBURG, August  24  – Main opposition Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Friday he had written to President Cyril Ramaphosa requesting that he table in Parliament within 14 days, the full terms and conditions of a R33 billion loan agreement state power firm Eskom recently signed with the Chinese Development Bank. In a statement, […]

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#BRICS: Ramaphosa to strengthen SA-China economic ties in Jinping meeting

JOHANNESBURG, July 24 – President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Tuesday host the President of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping, at the Union Buildings in Pretoria for a State visit. The Presidency said that the State visit takes place within the context of strengthening strategic and historic political, economic, social and international cooperation partnership between […]

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Buffalo City Metro Municipality ready to host BRICS meetings

EAST LONDON, June 27 – The Buffalo City Metro Municipality on Wednesday said it was ready to host the three-day international BRICS meetings. The meeting will start in East London tomorrow. BRICS countries include Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Municipal spokesperson Samnkelo Ngewnya, said the meetings will discuss the local government cooperation and […]

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BRICS ministers say AfCTA an important step to economic integration of Africa

PRETORIA, June 5 – The ministers of foreign affairs of BRICS countries on Monday, commended African countries and the African Union (AU) on the signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as an important step to economic integration on the continent. Trump undermining global trade and economic growth – BRICS ministers The ministers of foreign […]