South African President Cyril Ramaphosa. (Rodger Bosch, Pool via AP) Rodger Bosch, Pool via AP

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently expressed hope that his nation can emulate Israel’s approach to economics and technology.

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa sees Israel as a shining beacon of progress, incentivizing its citizens to innovate and create through special “challenge funds.”

President Ramaphosa made these comments during a recent economic policy address to women business leaders in Johannesburg. At the event, he said he hopes that South Africa can emulate Israel’s approach to funding research to create a high-tech economy similar to startup nation.

Thank you President Ramaphosa for your support and admiration!

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