South Africa and Vietnam have agreed to agree to fast track trade relations.
Kenya's electoral body has set 17 October as the date for a repeat of presidential elections following a directive from the Supreme Court.
President Jacob Zuma is back in the country after his successful working visit to Xiamen, China, where he attended the ninth BRICS Summit.
South Africa will this week participate in the 13th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP13) in Ordos, People’s Republic of China.
China and South Africa have committed to deepen cooperation, while supporting peace and development in Africa.
The 9th Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (BRICS) Summit is expected to build on the past achievements of BRICS.
The state has now activated 3 000 National Guard and State Guard members to take part in a rescue operation as a result of severe damage and flooding from Hurricane Harvey, says Texas Governor Greg Abbott.
The 37th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Head of States and Government summit officially opened in South Africa on Saturday with a commitment to improve cooperation, boost trade and address infrastructure backlogs in the region.