Trade expectations deteriorate as economic worries sink in - index

2017-06-14 16:44

Those involved in trade in SA worry about a number of factors, according to the latest Trade Activity Index (TAI) of the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Inclusive business growth SA's biggest challenge - chamber

2017-05-08 18:23

South Africa’s biggest challenge is to enhance a business environment where a larger part of the economic active population could add value, says Sacci.

Signs of business confidence stabilising - index

2017-03-08 19:24

Business and investor confidence depend on whether a window of opportunity will be seized, cautions the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Business, agriculture chambers raise mini budget concerns

2016-10-26 20:09

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan must avoid austerity measures which appear good, but have a negative impact on the SMME sector, cautions a business chamber.

Only 4 in 10 happy with SA business conditions - report

2016-09-07 13:41

The latest RMB/BER Business Confidence Index and that of the SA Chamber of Commerce & Industry have been released simultaneously, giving an indication of business sentiment in SA.

SA business confidence could be on the mend - economist

2016-08-08 16:42

There are signs that business confidence in SA could be lifting, according to the latest index of the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

SA business confidence continues recovery

2016-04-07 12:21

Business confidence has continued its recovery in March after falling to its lowest in more than two decades in December, a survey showed.

Nenegate drives business confidence to pre-democracy low

2016-01-07 12:39

South Africa's average business confidence in 2015 hit the lowest annual average since 1993, according to the latest index by the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Grave concern over impact of Nene's axing

2015-12-10 17:12

The Association for Savings and Investment South Africa has warned that the shock removal of Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister is worrying.

What SA needs for turnaround in business confidence

2015-12-03 18:00

A business confidence update for November 2015 shows the comparative year-on-year business climate compared negatively with November 2014.


SA trade impacted by side issues - Sacci

2017-05-11 14:55

Peripheral matters have still been weighing heavily on trade conditions in April 2017, says the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Trade expectations weaken notably - chamber

2017-04-18 18:21

The seasonally adjusted six-month Trade Expectations Index has weakened to its weakest level since April 2016, says the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

SA retail conditions set to improve in 2017 - report

2016-12-20 12:31

Cautiously confident positive signs regarding the SA economy have increased hopes of improving trading conditions, shows research for the SA Council of Shopping Centres.

Team SA must guard the strength of institutions - Kganyago

2016-10-20 11:41

Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago says the main reason rating agencies have not downgraded SA to junk is because of the strength of its institutions.

Govt blamed for tighter trade conditions - survey

2016-08-15 19:44

The July Trade Activity Index survey of the SA Chamber of Commerce & Industry shows a contraction further into negative space.

SA trade in holding position - index

2016-07-13 18:56

Lack of government support, political posturing for local government elections and service protests have put SA trade in a holding position, shows a Sacci index.

Business confidence stalls, eyes on policy implementation

2016-03-07 18:24

The Business Confidence Index inched up to 80.1 in February from 80.0 in January but remained close to 23-year lows, a survey by the Chamber of Commerce has showed.

Business, agriculture concerned about Agoa negotiations

2016-01-06 17:30

The SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry and AgriSA explain why the "impasse in negotiations" between SA and the US on Agoa is of such great concern.

Sacci wants Zuma to come clean on Nene's sacking

2015-12-10 14:45

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry wants President Jacob Zuma to explain the removal of Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister.

Trade index up but outlook changed to negative

2015-11-11 15:08

The adjusted Trade Activity Index rose by 1 index point to 47 in October while all types of trade were under pressure, the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry says.

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