Business In The News South Africa

SA policy certainty key to business confidence – SACCI

JOHANNESBURG, October 10 – Market and economic developments continue to have adverse effects on the activities of companies in South Africa, despite an uptick in a key business confidence index (BCI) in September, a survey showed on Wednesday. The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (SACCI) BCI, comprising of indicators valued by business as critical to […]

Business In The News South Africa

#MTBPS2017: SA Chamber of Commerce calls on Gigaba to restore business confidence

JOHANNESBURG, October 24 – The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) on Monday urged finance minister Malusi Gigaba to issue a Policy statement that will restore confidence to the business environment and the market in general.   Gigaba will deliver his inaugural Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) on Wednesday, setting out the fiscal policy […]

Business In The News South Africa

SA business confidence hit by political uncertainty and corruption – analyst

JOHANNESBURG, September 28 – Business confidence in South Africa was at an all-time low as a result of political uncertainty, poor economic performance, policy confusion and a general lack of leadership, a turnaround strategist said on Thursday. Alastair Macduff, chairman and chief executive of the Turnaround Management Association Southern Africa (TMA-SA), said South African businesses were in […]