Chamber welcomes NERSA’s rejections of Eskom’s request for tariff increase

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomed the NERSA rejection of  Eskom’s request for another electricity tariff increase. Eskom must now do what any other company in this position would do and that is to cut costs, even if it hurts. Many private sector companies have had to introduce wage freezes and other measures […]

Draft liquor laws not being properly thought out

There are lots of reasons to believe that the new liquor laws have not been properly thought out and that there will be lots of unintended consequences. Here’s one: The draft says there should be no liquor sales within 500 metres of a school, place of worship, recreational facility, residential area or public institution including […]