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SA signs deal to save rhino

Ha Noi – The governments of South Africa and Vietnam today signed a landmark agreement that authorities hope will help quash the alarming scourge of rhino poaching that has been seen in the North West, Limpopo and Mpumalanga provinces. The release last month of the official rhino poaching figures for South Africa … [Read more...]

SA, US sign energy deal

Pretoria - The Export-Import Bank of the United States and South Africa have signed a $ 2 billion Declaration of Intent (DoI) to help advance the country's green energy schemes. The DoI between the Export-Import Bank and the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa (IDC) will to help adv GlobalBuzz-SA - … [Read more...]

SA hopes for fair deal at COP17 h

Cape Town - International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says South Africa will aim for a fair deal at the upcoming COP17 climate change conference in Durban. About 20 000 delegates from around the world are expected to gather in Durban in less than three weeks' time fo GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

SA, DRC in major energy deal

Pretoria - South Africa and the Democratic Republic of Congo are to sign a major hydropower project at the weekend which officials say will benefit both countries. President Jacob Zuma, who will visit the DRC on Saturday, is expected to witness the signing of the deal with his counterpart Preside GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]