Kenya downplays security risks

2014-08-08 10:15

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has sought to downplay a spate of violent attacks tied to militants in neighbouring Somalia and their impact on Kenya's economy.

Obama: US seeks long-term Africa partnership

2014-08-06 10:12

President Barack Obama says the US is not just interested in Africa's minerals, but aims to be an equal partner concerned for the continent's long-term prospects.

Zuma, African leaders attend White House dinner

2014-08-06 07:19

President Jacob Zuma and his wife Nompumelelo Ntuli Zuma have joined other heads of state from African countries at a White House dinner hosted by US President Barack Obama.

Agoa could improve product coverage - Davies

2014-08-05 09:45

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies is positive about South Africa's future in the African Growth Opportunity Act following a meeting in Washington.

Zuma: Brics bank will benefit all nations

2014-08-05 08:20

A new development bank launched by emerging economies will help all nations in distress to return to health, says President Jacob Zuma.

Obama could have done more - Zuma

2014-08-05 00:11

United States of America president Barack Obama could have done more for the African continent especially because of his African descent, President Jacob Zuma says.

Zuma calls for peace in Gaza

2014-08-04 19:40

President Jacob Zuma has called for a peaceful solution to the conflict in Gaza.

SA ready for leadership summit in US

2014-08-03 14:22

President Jacob Zuma has begun his visit to the United States, where he is leading the SA delegation to the US - Africa leaders' summit.


African journalists disappointed by US Summit

2014-08-07 13:41

The closing conference of the US-Africa Leaders Summit with United States President Barack Obama was dominated by questions about local policy issues.

US-Africa summit garners $17bn in investments

2014-08-06 07:34

African leaders have called for deeper economic ties with the US, hailing over $17bn in investment pledges at a summit as a step in the right direction.

Zuma: SA will not expel Israeli ambassador

2014-08-05 09:49

President Jacob Zuma has told a US audience that Israel and Palestine should take advice from South Africa about resolving their violent conflict, and that expelling Israel's ambassador won't solve anything.

R80m US solar plant to open in Cape Town

2014-08-05 08:46

A United States firm is set to open an R80m, 120 MW solar production facility in Cape Town, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

US calls for political tolerance in Africa

2014-08-05 07:49

The US has opened a US-Africa summit by urging African leaders to respect political differences, saying that core democratic principles are vital to achieving long-term economic growth.

GE to invest $2bn in Africa

2014-08-04 21:00

General Electric has announced $2bn in new investments in Africa as Washington kicked off the US-Africa Summit, aimed at boosting commercial relations.

Investment in Africa offers big rewards - CEO

2014-08-04 13:30

Africa offers US multinationals trade and investment opportunities across the continent, says Standard Bank CEO Sim Tshabalala.

SA to urge US to extend Africa growth act

2014-07-28 16:10

SA will seek a 15-year extension of the African Growth and Opportunity Act at the inaugural US-Africa leaders’ summit in Washington.

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