Population: 57,7 million (June 2018 estimate).  Exchange rate: 1 CAD = 10.67 ZAR (16 July 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 (16 July 2019).  Official Languages: 11.  Landmass: 1 233 404 km².   GDP Rank: 37 th (2016, World Bank).


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1936 – 2018
South Africa

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ANNOUNCEMENT

July 18, 2019

Mission Closure

Please note that in observance of Nelson Mandela International Day, The South African High Commission in Ottawa, including Consular services, will be closed on Thursday, 18th July 2019 between 08h00 - 12h00. Normal office hours will resume at 12h30. Please plan your visit accordingly. For emergencies only, please contact (613) 668-3502.

Latest News

July 11, 2019

President Ramaphosa re-appoints the Reserve Bank Governor and two new Deputy Governors

President Cyril Ramaphosa has re-appointed Mr Lesetja Kganyago as the South African Reserve Bank Governor. The President also appointed Ms Fundi Tshazibana and Dr Rashad Cassim as Deputy Governors of the Reserve Bank, the Presidency announced. Read more...

Latest News

July 07, 2019

Twelveth Extraordinary Summit of the African Union (AU) a milestone for African Free Trade Area

President Cyril Ramaphosa is in the Republic of Niger to participate in the 12th Extraordinary Summit of the African Union (AU). Read more...

Latest News

July 04, 2019

Fourth Industrial Revelotion (4IR) in South Africa

Government is committed to a skills revolution that will ensure that South Africa has the human capital required in the digital economy, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. Read more...















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