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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 […]

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Trump undermining global trade and economic growth – BRICS ministers

JOHANNESBURG, June 5 – The foreign ministers of the BRICS emerging economies have criticized what they call a “new wave of protectionism,” in reference to US President Donald Trump’s tough trade negotiations with key economic partners. The envoys from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa referred to “unilateral measures that are incompatible with” international […]

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South Africa and DRC agree to remove trade obstacles

PRETORIA, November 11 – South Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have committed to remove hurdles that hinder business interactions between business people of the two countries, the trade and industry department (dti) said on Saturday. The agreement and commitment emanated from discussions held during this week’s Investment and Trade Initiative (ITI) seminar, […]

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BOXING-ELLIS: It’s a ‘Christmas Cracker’ promotion for boxing fans at Emperor’s Palace in December

JOHANNESBURG– Gauteng boxing promoter Jeff Ellis will present his ‘Christmas Cracker’ bill at Emperors Palace on December 4 (start 7.30pm).     The emphasis of the evening will be on new talent, though experienced Johnny Muller will also make a turn in a cruiserweight 10-rounder against the DRC’s Youssef Mwanza, who works out under Manny […]