OPINION: Why the German and French ambassadors are swapping jobs

2020-01-21 10:41

The political ties between our two countries are extraordinary. What's crucial though, is that our partnership is not something bureaucratic or abstract. It has been built by millions of people on both sides of the river Rhine, writes Martin Schäfer and Aurélien Lechevallier.

Ambassador Mandela's chauvinism makes South Africa look tacky

2019-06-19 10:46

The ambassador's behaviour is the sort of thing that helps South Africa's decline in stature along. It denotes a country racked by its own small-minded parochialism, increasingly no longer a "serious" country, writes Terence Corrigan.

All 57 million South Africans can play a part in boosting tourism – SA Tourism CEO

2019-03-08 20:02

Players in SA's tourism sector agree that every South African is an ambassador with a responsibility to correct wrong perceptions about the country.


2018-06-27 13:30

Cartoon Network Africa, the leading kids’ entertainment channel on the continent, is thrilled to announce its exciting Ben 10 partnership with SuperSport United F.C. and Bafana Bafana midfielder, Reneilwe “Yeye” Letsholonyane.


Leaked cables from the UK's ambassador to the US says Trump could 'crash and burn'

2019-07-07 08:44

Sir Kim Darroch's dispatches back to London reportedly described the White House as "uniquely dysfunctional".

Technology can enhance hospitality, but it can't replace it - hotelier

2019-03-09 12:02

Even though technological innovations are sweeping across the tourism sector, there are just certain things only a human can do to truly make it a good experience for guests, a hotelier believes.

The next U.S. ambassador to SA is from East London and speaks Xhosa and Afrikaans

2018-11-16 14:44

The South African-born luxury handbag designer may be coming back home to serve both her native and adopted countries.

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