capital of South Africa


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Synonyms for capital of South Africa

city in the Transvaal

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The Chinese leader afterwards travelled to Pretoria, the administrative capital of South Africa, for talks with the country's leaders.
Nearby Colonial Road and Imperial Road emphasise that the Boer republics became colonies of the British Empire; Pretoria Road is named after the capital of the Transvaal, which became the administrative capital of South Africa; and Botha Road refers to the South African statesman and soldier, Louis Botha.
The wine capital of South Africa, Stellenbosch enjoys a Mediterranean climate and has become a showpiece for leading producers, boutique wine estates and a host of talented winemakers such as Adrian Vanderspuy at Oldenburg Vineyards.
Etihad Airways, which operates a two cabin Airbus A330-200 between Abu Dhabi and Johannesburg, flies seven times a week to the commercial capital of South Africa. -- TradeArabia News Service
TUNIS (TAP) - Tunisia, represented by the National Family and Population Board, has been re-elected for a second term (2011-2014) within the Partners in Population and Development (PPD) executive committee, during the 16 meeting of the board of directors of this organisation held recently in Pretoria, capital of South Africa. This re-election is an acknowledgement of the efforts exerted by Tunisia to promote south-south co-operation in the fields of reproduction health, population and development, by means of exchanging experience and expertise, technical assistance, boosting individual and institutional capacities and mobilising resources.
“Johannesburg is the commercial capital of South Africa, and the gateway to sub-Saharan Africa, while nearby Pretoria is South Africa's administrative capital and the location of choice for foreign diplomatic missions and world agencies active in Africa,” he adds.
After landing at Waterkloof Air Force Base in Pretoria, the administrative and de facto national capital of South Africa, Mrs.
Cape Town is the legislative capital of South Africa and is located on the southwest part of the country on the Atlantic coast.
Veling, Boeing The Mauritius-based aircraft leasing company, Veling, confirmed last week a sale and lease back agreement for two Boeing 777-200 with Emirates, financed entirely through an African banking syndicate comprising Bank One and State Bank from Mauritius and by Nedbank Capital of South Africa. Veling reportedly now holds a portfolio of 13 aircraft, which include four A340-300 on lease to Sri Lankan, two ATR 72-500 on lease to IndiaOs Kingfisher Airlines, two A310-300 on lease to Air India, and three A310-300F on lease to a cargo airline.
Port Elizabeth boasts fine beaches and is regarded as the water sports capital of South Africa. But remember, the World Cup is taking place in winter.
From October 1st 2009, Emirates also launched direct flights from Dubai to Durban, the fun-seekers capital of South Africa. The airline has experienced rapid and consistent growth, above 20 per cent a year on average and has been profitable for the last 21 years.