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Visit to South Africa by the Deputy President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Mr Aristóbulo Istύriz. The Deputy President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Mr Aristóbulo Istύriz will visit South Africa on from 8 to 10 May 2016 on a working visit. South Africa will be the start of Deputy President Istύriz’ agenda of working visits to the BRICS countries.  During his visit he will meet with his counterpart, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and also pay a courtesy call on President Jacob Zuma.

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Opening Remarks by H. E. Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of South Africa, on the occasion of the 4th Session of the SA-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) in Accra, Ghana, 6 May 2016. On behalf of the South African delegation and on my own behalf, I wish to thank you Honourable Minister for your kind words of welcome.  Your warm words of welcome have made us to feel at home to this great country, the country of one of the pioneers of the African unity – Kwame Nkrumah.

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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane arrives in Accra for the 4th Session of the South Africa-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane is in Accra today where she will co-chair the 4th Session of the South Africa-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) together with her counterpart, H. E. Ms Hanna Serwaah Tetteh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of the Republic of Ghana.

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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to co-chair the 4th Session of the South Africa-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will lead a South African delegation of senior officials on a Working Visit to attend and co-chair the 4th Session of the Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) between South Africa and Ghana on 5-6 May 2016 in Accra, Ghana.

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Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane delivers her Budget Vote speech, Old Assembly Hall, Parliament, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane delivers her Budget Vote speech, Old Assembly Hall, Parliament, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016.
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addresses the media ahead of her Budget Vote. Seated next to her is Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo and Director-General, Ambassador Jerry Matjila, Parliament, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addresses the media ahead of her Budget Vote. Seated next to her is Deputy Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo and Director-General, Ambassador Jerry Matjila, Parliament, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016.

Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane interacts with university students after delivering her Department's Budget Vote speech in Parliament. Seated next to her is Director General, Ambassador Jerry Matjila, and on the far left is Deputy Director General, Clayson Monyela, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane interacts with university students after delivering her Department's Budget Vote speech in Parliament. Seated next to her is Director General, Ambassador Jerry Matjila, and on the far left is Deputy Director General, Clayson Monyela, Cape Town, South Africa, 3 May 2016.

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Remarks by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, H. E. Ms. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, on the occasion of the post-Budget Vote Speech Public Participation Programme, Imbizo Media Centre, Parliament, Cape Town, 03 May 2016. Today we presented the Budget Vote Speech of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation to Parliament. The speech outlined a number of programmes and activities that the Department will embark on in this financial year, 2016/2017, in order to build on the solid foundation that our forbearers had laid through blood and sweat.

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Budget Vote Speech by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, H. E. Ms. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, Cape Town, 3 May 2016. We are honoured to present this Budget Vote Speech in this year of the 40th Anniversary of the Soweto Uprising. We pay tribute to the 16 June 76 generation whose brave actions led to the declaration of apartheid as a crime against humanity by the United Nations (UN), and triggered a ground swell of international solidarity against the apartheid regime. For this, we shall remain eternally grateful to the international community for their role in the struggle against apartheid, and the birth of a new democratic South Africa.

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South Africa strengthens bilateral trade relations with Iran, by Minister Nkoana-Mashabane, Sunday Independent, 1 May 2016. The recent state visit by President Jacob Zuma to the Islamic Republic of Iran took place at an opportune time following the lifting of sanction s against Iran.
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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to deliver the DIRCO Budget Vote Speech. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will present the Budget Vote Speech of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation on 03 May 2016 in Parliament, Cape Town.
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South Africa and Iran sign landmark agreements to boost economic and trade relations. The State Visit of President Jacob Zuma to the Islamic Republic of Iran has ended on a high note with the signing of several agreements and commitments being made by both sides to take economic and trade relations to greater heights following the lifting of sanctions in Iran.

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President Zuma congratulates President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh on his re-election as the President of the Republic of Djibouti. On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. President Jacob Zuma has congratulated President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh on his re-election as President of the Republic of Djibouti, following the Presidential Election held on 08 April 2016.

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Deputy Minister Landers to visit Senegal for the meeting of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) Council of Ministers. International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers will represent South Africa in the forthcoming 103rd Session of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) Council of Ministers scheduled to take place from 25 to 27 April 2016 in Dakar, Senegal.
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Statement on the Cabinet Meeting of 26 April 2016. Implementation of Key Government Programmes - Cabinet welcomes President Jacob Zuma’s State Visit of to the Islamic Republic of Iran, which escalates economic and trade relations between both countries, through the signing of several agreements and commitments.

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President Zuma sends condolences on the passing of former Chilean President. President Jacob Zuma has today, Thursday, 21 April 2016, on behalf of the Government and the people of South Africa, extended the country’s deepest condolences to Chile on the death on 19 April 2016 of the former President of Chile, His Excellency Patricio Aylwin Azócar.

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First Set of Loans Approved by the Board of Directors of the New Development Bank, Washington D.C., 15 April 2016. The New Development Bank (NDB) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved its first set of loans involving financial assistance of USD 811 million, to be disbursed in tranches, supporting 2,370 MW of renewable energy capacity. The appraised projects were presented at the fifth Board of Directors meeting held in Washington D.C. on the sidelines of the IMF and the World Bank Group Spring Meetings.

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(Left to right): Mr Albert Geldenhuys (DIRCO), Ms Mmathari Mashao (DIRCO), Mr Luyuyo Magopeni (UNIVERSUM), Ms Laurette Mostert (DIRCO) and Mr Mandla Masilela (DIRCO), Pretoria, South Africa, 14 April 2016. (Left to right): Mr Albert Geldenhuys (DIRCO), Ms Mmathari Mashao (DIRCO), Mr Luyuyo Magopeni (UNIVERSUM), Ms Laurette Mostert (DIRCO) and Mr Mandla Masilela (DIRCO), Pretoria, South Africa, 14 April 2016.

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DIRCO wins UNIVERSUM Most Attractive Employers Award. The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) has received the Third Place, according to 23 000 professionals, in the recent UNIVERSUM-Most Attractive Employers Awards for the category: Humanities/Liberal Arts/Education.

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The launch of the South Africa - China Structured Bilateral Dialogue on Human Rights, co-chaired by Madame Liu Hua (Special Representative on Human Rights: China) and Ambassador Nozipho Mxakato-Diseko from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Pretoria, South Africa, 14 April 2016. The launch of the South Africa - China Structured Bilateral Dialogue on Human Rights, co-chaired by Madame Liu Hua (Special Representative on Human Rights: China) and Ambassador Nozipho Mxakato-Diseko from the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Pretoria, South Africa, 14 April 2016.

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SA-China launch the Structured Bilateral Dialogue on Human Rights. South Africa and the People’s Republic of China met on 14 April 2016 in Pretoria to launch the Structured Dialogue on Human Rights, to reaffirm their commitment to human rights and fundamental freedoms, and to look at ways to enhance cooperation and solidarity.

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President Zuma sends condolences to Ecuador and Japan following deadly earthquakes. President Jacob Zuma, has today, Sunday, 17 April 2016, on behalf of the Government and the people of South Africa, extended the country’s deepest condolences to Japan and Ecuador, following the deadly natural disasters that struck both countries this week.

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Statement on the Cabinet Meeting of 13 April 2016. Implementation of key government programmes - Cabinet welcomes the achievements highlighted by President Jacob Zuma during his site visit to the Port of Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, to assess progress made on the implementation of the Operation Phakisa: Oceans Economy initiative. Government has unlocked investments amounting to about R17 billion in the Oceans Economy.
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South Africa wins Diplomatic Service Award. South Africa recently received the Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award from The World Affairs Council in Washington, DC. The award was received by His Excellency, Mninwa Mahlangu, Ambassador of South Africa to the United States. The World Affairs Council Honours recognise organisations who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to global education, international affairs and global communications.
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President Zuma sends condolences to the Republic of India following deadly explosion. President Jacob Zuma has on behalf of the Government and people of South Africa, conveyed a message of condolences to the Government and people of the Republic of India following an explosion and fire at the Puttingal Devi Temple in Paravul, Kerala State in southern India, on Sunday, 10 April 2016, that claimed over a 100 lives.

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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers with the Foreign Minister of Malawi, Dr George Chaponda, during the South Africa - Malawi Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC), Lilongwe, Malawi, 6-7 April 2016. Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers with the Foreign Minister of Malawi, Dr George Chaponda, during the South Africa - Malawi Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC), Lilongwe, Malawi, 6-7 April 2016.


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Deputy Minister visits Malawi for a meeting of the SA-Malawi Joint Commission of Cooperation. The Republic of Malawi will host the 3rd Session of the South Africa-Malawi Joint Commission of Cooperation (JCC) on 6-7 April 2016. The South African delegation, comprised of Senior Officials from the various Departments, will be led by Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers.

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Group photograph of the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016), Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016. Group photograph of the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016), Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016.
Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane leads a South African delegation to the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016), Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane leads a South African delegation to the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016), Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016.

Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane attends an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Bilateral Meeting, Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane attends an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Bilateral Meeting, Washington D.C, USA, 31 March - 1 April 2016.

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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to lead a South African Delegation to the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington D.C. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will lead a South African delegation to the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016) to be held in Washington D.C, in the United States of America, from 31 March to 1 April 2016.
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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers delivers the Keynote Address at the Botswana High Level Breakfast Forum organised by the High Commission of the Republic of Botswana in South Africa and the Botswana Investment and Trade Centre under the theme, “Doing Business in Botswana”, Saxon Hotel and Villas and Spa, Johannesburg, South Africa, 31 March 2016. Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers delivers the Keynote Address at the Botswana High Level Breakfast Forum organised by the High Commission of the Republic of Botswana in South Africa and the Botswana Investment and Trade Centre under the theme, “Doing Business in Botswana”, Saxon Hotel and Villas and Spa, Johannesburg, South Africa, 31 March 2016.





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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers delivers the Keynote Address at the Botswana High Level Breakfast Forum organised by the High Commission of the Republic of Botswana in South Africa and the Botswana Investment and Trade Centre under the theme, “Doing Business in Botswana”, Saxon Hotel and Villas and Spa, Johannesburg, South Africa, 31 March 2016.
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Remarks by the Deputy Minister of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation, Hon. Luwellyn Landers, on the occasion of the Botswana High Level Breakfast Forum on Thursday, 31 March 2016. It is an honour for me to be here this morning, on an occasion which embodies the spirit and aspirations of our two countries to increase trade relations between our two countries. More than our shared history, we also share languages, borders, common goals for the upliftment of our citizens and the growth of our respective countries as well as the region.

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Deputy Minister Landers to deliver keynote address at an investment forum

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Mr Luwellyn Landers, will deliver the Keynote address at a seminar organised by the High Commission of the Republic of Botswana in South Africa and Botswana Investment and Trade Centre.  The seminar will take place at the Saxon Hotel and Villas on Thursday, 31 March 2016 under the theme, “Doing Business in Botswana”.

Date : Thursday, 31 March 2016
Time : 09H00
Venue : Saxon Hotel and Villas and Spa
36 Saxon Road
Sandhurst
Johannesburg
RSVP :

Patience Mtshali, (083 376 9468), mtshalip@dirco.gov.za

Enquiries : Mr Nelson Kgwete, 076 431 3078
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South Africa joins international community in condemning the attack in Lahore, Pakistan. The South African Government condemns in the strongest terms the cowardly attack in Lahore, Pakistan on 27 March 2016 and stands with the international community in reiterating its stance that terror attacks, in whatever form and from whichever quarter, cannot be condoned.

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South Africa receives the "Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award" at The World Affairs - Honors, Global Education Gala, Washington D.C, USA, 29 March 2016. The award was accepted by the South African Ambassador, Mr Mninwa J Mahlangu, to the United States of America. South Africa receives the "Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award" at The World Affairs - Honors, Global Education Gala, Washington D.C, USA, 29 March 2016. The award was accepted by the South African Ambassador, Mr Mninwa J Mahlangu, to the United States of America.

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South Africa wins global Diplomatic Service Award. The World Affairs Council in Washington, DC has named South Africa as the 2016 recipient of the Distinguished Diplomatic Service Award. The award was received last night (29 March 2016) by His Excellency Mninwa Mahlangu, Ambassador of South Africa to the United States, on behalf of the South African government.
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President Zuma congratulates President Sassou-Nguesso on his re-election. President Jacob Zuma has today, on behalf of his Government and the people of South Africa, congratulated President Denis Sassou Nguesso for winning the presidential election that was held on the 20th of March 2016.
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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to lead a South African Delegation to the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington D.C. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will lead a South African delegation to the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS 2016) to be held in Washington D.C, in the United States of America, from 31 March to 1 April 2016.
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President Zuma arrives in the United Arab Emirates on a Working Visit. President Jacob Zuma has this morning, 28 March 2016, arrived in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on a Working Visit. The objectives of the President’s Working Visit to the UAE are to consolidate and elevate the solid and cordial political and economic relations which exist between the respective countries in particular in the commercial, trade and investment sectors, as well as people-to-people and cultural interaction, including the promotion of South Africa as a top global tourism destination for visitors from the Gulf region.

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Economic and Political Ties between South Africa and Saudi Arabia received a significant boost following a State Visit by President Zuma. Economic and political ties between South Africa and Saudi Arabia have received a significant boost following a successful State Visit by President Jacob Zuma to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, that took place from 26-27 March 2016.

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President Zuma arrives in Riyadh on a State Visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. President Jacob Zuma has this evening, 26 March 2016, arrived in Riyadh, ahead of his State Visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia taking place tomorrow on 27 March 2016. South Africa and Saudi Arabia enjoy cordial bilateral relations.

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President Zuma to lead a South African delegation on a State Visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Working Visit to the United Arab Emirates. President Jacob Zuma will lead a high-level delegation on a State Visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on 27 March 2016 and a Working Visit to the United Arab Emirates on 28 March 2016. South Africa and Saudi Arabia enjoy cordial bilateral relations. For many years prior to the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the two countries in 1994, Saudi Arabia took a leading position in the Arab world in opposing the injustices of the Apartheid system.

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President Zuma congratulates President-Elect Patrice Talon on his election as the President of the Republic of Benin. On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. President Jacob Zuma congratulates President-Elect Patrice Talon on his election as President of the Republic of Benin, following the second round of the Presidential Election held on 20 March 2016.

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President Zuma congratulates President Mahamadou Issoufou on his re-election as the President of the Republic of Niger. On behalf of the Government and people of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. President Jacob Zuma congratulates President Mahamadou Issoufou on his re-election as President of the Republic of Niger, following the second round of the Presidential Election held on 20 March 2016.

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President Zuma back in South Africa after a successful Working Visit to France. President Jacob Zuma has this morning, 24 March 2016, returned to Pretoria after a successful Working Visit to the French city of Lyon where he co-chaired the official launch of the United Nations High Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth (HLC HEEG).

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South African Government expresses concern over satellite launch by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). The South African Government has noted with concern the reported launch of a ballistic missile by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) on 18 March 2016.  This event follows the nuclear weapons test conducted by the DPRK on 6 January 2016 and another launch on 7 February 2016, both of which were widely condemned by the international community.

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President Zuma condemns the terrorist attacks in the Kingdom of Belgium. The South African Government joins the international community in strongly condemning the terrorist attacks that took place this morning, Tuesday, 22 March 2016, in Brussels, Belgium, which resulted in the deaths and injuries of scores of innocent civilians.

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President Zuma to co-chair the United Nations High-level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth. President Jacob Zuma will be travelling to the city of Lyon in France to co-chair the official launch of the United Nations High Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth (HLC HEEG) on 23 March 2016.

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South Africa condemns the terrorist attack in Côte d’Ivoire. The South African Government joins the international community in strongly condemning the cowardly terrorist attacks that took place at the resort town of Grand Bassam in Côte d’Ivoire, on Sunday 13 March 2016, that resulted in the deaths and injury of scores of innocent civilians.

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South Africa extends condolences following the bomb explosion in Ankara, Turkey. On behalf of the Government and the people of Republic of South Africa, His Excellency President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences to the Government and the people of the Republic of Turkey, in particular the families of the deceased, following the bomb explosion that took place on 13 March 2015 in Ankara. The explosions claimed the lives of 37 people.

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The New Development Bank is Recruiting. With the signing of the Headquarters Agreement with the Government of the People's Republic of China and Memorandum of Understanding with Shanghai Municipal People's Government, the New Development Bank is proud to announce that it has commenced the process of recruitment of talent from the member states. Talent from BRICS countries are encouraged to submit applications in the Careers section of the Bank's official website (http://www.ndb.int/).

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Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane attends the SADC Council of Ministers Meeting, Gaborone, Botswana, 14 - 15 March 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane attends the SADC Council of Ministers Meeting, Gaborone, Botswana, 14 - 15 March 2016.


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SADC Council of Ministers meets in Botswana. A South African Government delegation led by International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane is participating in the meeting of the SADC Council of Ministers in Gaborone, Botswana (14-15 March 2016). The SADC Council of Ministers is a statutory meeting which convenes annually to consider the political and administrative work of the regional institution.

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Commonwealth Day Message from the Government of South Africa. Today, Monday, 14 March 2016, Commonwealth countries as a symbol of their solidarity, are celebrating Commonwealth Day under the theme “An Inclusive Commonwealth.” The theme provides members with the opportunity to consider the significance of community; the importance of diversity and difference; the question of belonging; the values of tolerance, respect and understanding; and the sense of shared responsibility that exists within the Commonwealth today.

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Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addresses the crowds during the International Women’s Day event, Mokomene Stadium, Ga-Ramokgopa, Limpopo Province, South Africa, 12 March 2016. Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane addresses the crowds during the International Women’s Day event, Mokomene Stadium, Ga-Ramokgopa, Limpopo Province, South Africa, 12 March 2016.

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Minister Nkoana-Mashabane to host International Women’s Day event

International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, in partnership with the Office of the Premier, Limpopo Province, will on 12 March 2016 host an event marking International Women’s Day. The event will honour struggle stalwart, Mme Charlotte Maxeke.

Date : Saturday, 12 March 2016
Time : 10H00
Venue : Mokomene Stadium
Ga-Ramokgopa
Limpopo Province
RSVP : Tercia Malepane, (071 422 5227), malepanet@dirco.gov.za; Rhandzu Hlungwani, hlungwanir@dirco.gov.za
Enquiries : Mr Nelson Kgwete, 076 431 3078
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