Paramount Group

Paramount Group is a world leader in defence and security innovation with an exceptional reputation for developing and delivering integrated solutions for defence, internal security and peacekeeping forces across the world.

The largest privately-owned defence and aerospace business in Africa, it has unique capabilities in land systems, aerospace, naval systems, advanced technologies and electronic systems.

Since its inception in 1994, Paramount Group has established itself as a global innovator with the development of one of the world's most advanced families of armoured combat vehicles, and a revolutionary reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft, the first aerial platform of its kind.

Paramount Group has one of the strongest aerospace offerings in Africa comprising supersonic fighter aircraft solutions, air force establishment, systems integration, avionics, UAVs, sighting and mission sensors. Integrating advanced systems that extend the mission performance and lifespan of fixed wing aircraft, helicopters and unmanned airborne vehicles is a key competence.

The Group also offers the manufacture, maintenance and refurbishment of naval vessels including light strike craft, rapid intervention and off shore patrol vessels at its own facilities.

Paramount Group is a trusted partner of sovereign governments around the world.

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EuroNews - Secret negotiations and freeing Mandela: ‘Plot for Peace’ premiers in NYC

Politicians and diplomats gathered at the United Nations in New York for a gala screening of the critically-acclaimed documentary ‘Plot for Peace.’

Pierre Oba, Minister of Mining for the Democratic Republic of Congo, attended the showing:
“Today, the fact that the United Nations has taken ownership of the film – meaning it will be put in the organisation’s archives and added to its heritage – gives the event true recognition,” he told euronews.

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Mass die-off of half of endangered antelope species remains mystery

Astana, 30 May 2015. Two of South Africa’s leading veterinary experts have arrived in the capital of Kazakhstan, Astana, to investigate the unexplained mass die-off of more than 130,000 endangered saiga antelope in Kazakhstan.

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South Africa has undergone a dramatic transformation in the last 20 years and Paramount Group - The continent’s largest privately owned  defence and aerospace business - has evolved alongside it.

Read the Brochure - SA veeartse bekyk Saiga-vrektes in Kazakstan

Twee van Suid-Afrika se vooraanstaande veeartsenykundige spesialiste het in Kazakstan aangekom om te probeer bepaal waarom die helfte van ’n erg bedreigde boksoort, die Saiga, in Meimaand gevrek het.

Drs. Johan Marais en Johan Steyl, albei verbonde aan die Universiteit van Pretoria se Onderstepoort-fakulteit, sal vandeesweek monsters van die karkasse neem vir verdere ontleding.

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Paramount's Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy scoops top global, South African awards for best PR campaign

Paramount_Dog_School_1The company was awarded a Gold Sabre in the Geographic Category for Africa for Paramount's K9 Anti-Poaching Awareness Campaign.
SubmitThe launch of Paramount Group's Anti-Poaching and K9 Academy has been voted the best communications campaign in Africa at the world's top public relations events, held in London and Johannesburg.

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