In an exclusive Interview with DW, South Africa's Deputy Minister of Youth Development, Buti Manamela, talks about youth unemployment in his country and how German investments can help ease the situation.
Not all agreed with Bloomberg, when it recently called furniture retailer Steinhoff "South Africa's Enron," but the evidence of financial malfeasance is hard to ignore. Not long ago the company was "South Africa's Ikea."
South Africa's new president has delivered a rousing state of the nation address promising to clamp down on corruption. Jacob Zuma was scheduled to deliver the speech, but resigned in disgrace two days ago.
There is potential for friction in relations between South Africa and Germany, but it was glossed over at a bilateral foreign ministers' meeting. Trade ties seemed higher up the agenda than international justice.
The German coalition between the CDU/CSU and SPD has agreed to recognize eSports as an official sport. The decision could help transform eSports in the country and pave the way for acceptance into the Olympics.
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