Population: 57,7 million (June 2018 estimate).  Exchange rate: 1 CAD = 10.67 ZAR (18 February 2019).  Official Languages: 11.  Landmass: 1 233 404 km².   GDP Rank: 37 th (2016, World Bank).
Population: 57,7 million (June 2018 estimate).  Exchange rate: 1 CAD = 10.67 ZAR (18 February 2019).  Official Languages: 11.  Landmass: 1 233 404 km².   GDP Rank: 37 th (2016, World Bank).


R. I. P. Mama Winnie
1936 – 2018
South Africa

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Latest News

february 11, 2019

President Ramaphosa deposits South Africa's African Continental Free Trade Area instrument of ratification

President Cyril Ramaphosa has handed over South Africa's s deposit of instruments on the ratification of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) on the sidelines of the 32nd Ordinary Session of Assembly of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read more...

Announcement

February 05, 2019

President Ramaphosa to deliver the State of the Nation Address

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday, 7 February 2019, deliver the last State of the Nation Address for the fifth and current Parliament. Read more.

Latest news

February 04, 2019

Toronto Black Film Festival

The South African Consulate-General in Toronto has partnered with the Toronto Black Film Festival and we are pleased that this year the Opening Film for the festival will be the South African Film, Ellen: The Ellen Pakkies Story. There are two additional South African films that will be screened during the Festival. Read more here.

Latest News

January 25, 2019

South Africa is on a path of renewal and growth

President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured the international community and potential investors that South Africa is on a path of renewal and growth as the country strengthens partnerships and collaboration domestically and internationally for inclusive economic growth and development. Read more...















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