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COVID-19 Information (Updated November 12, 2020)

COVID-19 Information (Last updated: November 12, 2020) Country-Specific Information: The South African Ministry of Health has confirmed 742,394cases of COVID-19 within its borders. The government of South Africa lowered the lockdown alert level for South Africa to level 1 on September 20, 2020.  COVID-19 health and safety protocols must be followed at all times, including ...
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Commemorating the 245th Birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps

Last week we commemorated the 245th birthday of The U.S. Marine Corps. The U.S. Marine Corps birthday celebrates the history, memory of those who served before and rekindles the bond that unites all generations of Marines. It is a celebration of the profound respect for the Marine Corps traditions and reverence of the heritage that distinguishes the Corps of ...
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After Record Season, the United States Opens New Ports to South African Citrus Exports

PRESS RELEASE | November 9, 2020 After Record Season, the United States Opens New Ports to South African Citrus Exports  The United States government has announced the opening up of several new ports for the import for citrus products from South Africa, further facilitating two-way trade with South Africa. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal ...
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Sign Up For The EducationUSA Virtual College Fair

This International Education Week, we encourage students interested in pursuing undergraduate or postgraduate studies at accredited universities and colleges in the United States, to join our EducationUSA team for a virtual college fair. EducationUSA promotes U.S. higher education to students around the world by offering free and accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to ...
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U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Lana Marks Visits Diepsloot Community, Announces Grant to LEAP Science & Maths School 4

Media Release | November 2, 2020 U.S. Ambassador to South Africa Lana Marks visited the Diepsloot community this week, touring LEAP Science & Maths School 4 with school patron Dr. Mamphela Ramphele and founder John Gilmour. During her visit, Ambassador Marks heard from students about their education, lives, and ambitions, and shared her own inspiring ...
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