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.

Business confidence at lowest level in 5 years

2015-11-26 15:34

Underlying activity in sectors such as retail, new vehicle trade and manufacturing has weakened by more than it had done in the third quarter.

SA low on list of dynamic business opportunities

2015-09-21 17:10

South Africa ranks very low on the latest Grant Thornton Global Dynamism Index, especially due to its bad labour and human capital indicators.

SA business confidence dips further

2015-06-10 14:23

South Africa's quarterly business confidence index continued its decline in the second quarter of 2015, after a temporary improvement at the start of the year.

Business confidence falls on strike threats

2015-04-09 12:43

South Africa's business confidence index has fallen to a three-month low in March, with the investment mood soured by the threat of labour stoppages.

Fuel price boost for business activity - PMI

2015-03-04 10:34

Business activity in the private sector has stabilised in February after shrinking for two months, with falling fuel prices offering companies some respite.

SA business confidence hits slow start

2015-02-05 12:10

Business confidence in SA has registered its slowest start for the year in nearly two decades, shows a survey.

Govt, business in 'dysfunctional relationship'

2015-01-07 13:00

The private sector faces serious challenges and new regulations and government programmes make it difficult to justify new investment, warns an expert.

CEOs fear impact of Eskom power crisis

2014-12-05 07:00

The majority of South Africa CEOs are expecting a material effect on their bottom lines in 2015 due to the constrained power supply from Eskom, shows an index.

Sacci: Eskom ills could hit confidence levels

2014-12-03 14:16

Business confidence has edged up but load shedding could have a negative effect on the business climate, says the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry.


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's business confidence at 22-year low - survey

2015-10-06 20:16

Business confidence in SA has dipped to its lowest level since the end of apartheid due to an unstable currency and lower commodity prices, a survey shows.

Business confidence falls to 16-year low

2015-07-07 14:51

June's business confidence has fallen to its lowest in more than 16 years, as fundamental weaknesses in the economy weighed on productivity.

Business confidence slumps to 16-year low

2015-06-03 11:59

South Africa's Business Confidence Index tumbled to a sixteen-year low in May as power supply shortages weighed on output in certain sectors.

Load shedding dents business confidence

2015-03-10 14:25

Business confidence has stumbled in the first quarter of 2015 due to the impact of power cuts, which was slightly offset by lower fuel prices, a survey shows.

Business confidence up despite uncertain outlook

2015-03-03 12:38

Business confidence in SA edged up in February although the outlook for the rest of the year still remains uncertain, a survey shows.

Concern about SA business confidence - Sacci

2015-01-08 12:12

An apathetic approach to economic challenges has led to the constrained environment SA finds itself in, says the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Uptick in trade conditions: Sacci

2014-12-10 19:30

rade conditions have turned positive in the past two months, Sacci says in a trade conditions survey.

Business confidence improves - Sacci

2014-12-03 16:32

The latest SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry Business Confidence Index says there has been some improvement.

Business confidence booming

2014-11-25 12:53

South Africa's quarterly business confidence index has moved back into positive territory for the first time since early last year.

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