South African telecommunications provider Telkom has signed an agreement with its global counterpart AT&T, a move that will connect the two networks on the African continent, generate new revenue opportunities and open up new markets.
South Africa-born multinational SABMiller, the world’s second-largest brewery, is to tap into an African market worth over US$3-billion by opening four new brewing plants in Mozambique, Tanzania,
Sudan and Angola.
International food and home care manufacturer Unilever and the Development Bank of Southern Africa have teamed up to launch a multimillion-rand paprika farming project in the poverty-stricken community of Keiskammahoek in the Eastern Cape.
With South Africa voted the second-favourite long-haul destination by the UK’s Meetings and Incentives Travel magazine, the country is increasingly attracting business travellers from across the globe.