Form of state: A federal state, comprising a national government and nine provincial governments
The currency is calculated as Currency: One rand (R) = 100 cents
South Africa has capitals based on admistrative, judicial & legislative as Pretoria (administrative)
Cape Town (legislative)
The key industries are Mining (world's largest producer of platinum, chromium), automobile assembly, metal- working, machinery, textiles, iron and steel, chemicals, fertilisers, foodstuffs, commercial ship repair
South Africa’s drinking water is rated 3rd best in the world for being “safe and ready to drink”.
South Africa is extremely rich in mining and minerals and considered the world’s leader with nearly 90% of all the platinum metals on earth and around 41% of all the world’s Gold!
Best sectors in South Africa are BPO, Biotechnology, Insurance, Accounting, Finance & Banking, IT, Software, Medical & heath care.
General Motors South Africa is the only place outside of the USA to build the Hummer H3!