Brand South Africa recently hosted a high-level delegation from Absa, to hold discussions on how the country was perceived globally across a spectrum of issues including economics, politics, education and skills availability.
• Building a thriving African brand
The just-concluded visit of President Barack Obama to Africa may be sending a message that, despite China’s increasing presence on the continent, the US is still here and it still wants to do business with Africa.
• Intra-African trade a must for growth
For a country to grow, international trade is a requirement. And through the Commonwealth Business Forum, to be held in Sri Lanka, South Africa will have the opportunity to forge links with that country and its other Commonwealth partners.
• Nigeria invites SA to do business