LocationsSub-Saharan AfricaSouth Africa

South Africa Facts

  • 50.77 million Population
  • $408.07 billion GDP, current prices
  • $8,066.15 GDP per capita, current prices
  • 52nd Global Competitiveness Index rankings
  • 39 Ease of doing business index (1=best)
  • 61.4 Country credit rating (100=best)
  • South African rand Currency Unit
  • 13.7180 ZAR Exchange Rate (1 USD Equals)
Dubai Chamber President & CEO Hamad Buamim on the growing Dubai-Africa trade relationship
Hamad Buamim is the President & CEO of the Dubai Chamber. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the growing Dubai-Africa trade relationship, Dubai Chamber’s Africa focused ...
South African Minister of Communications Yunus Carrim on overcoming the barriers to business
Yunus Carrim is the Minister of Communications of South Africa. He spoke with The Prospect Group about current government priorities for increasing broadband penetration, lowe...
South African Minister of Communications Yunus Carrim on tackling inequality through ICT
Yunus Carrim is the Minister of Communications of South Africa. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the contribution of the ICT sector to the South African economy, reducin...