Medium-term budget does not work

We have seen South Africa’s financial future in yesterday’s Medium-term budget and the bad news is that it does not work. The picture revealed is one of rising costs, especially for the Public Service, increasing debt and continuing losses on virtually all the State-owned enterprises. This leaves us to ask where the money will come […]

ECIC/Cape Chamber Exporter of the Year Finalists Announced

The ECIC/Cape Chamber of Commerce Western Cape Exporter of the Year competition, now in its 25th year, is to be celebrated with a gala event on the 5th November at the Kenilworth Racecourse. It will be sponsored by Export Credit Insurance Corporation. There have been notable winners in the past, who have had spectacular success […]

Uber speaks at Youth Chamber launch

YOUNG people entering the business world need more support and encouragement, and the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry will provide this when it launches its new Youth Chamber on Saturday, October 17. “Our economy needs young entrepreneurs with new ideas and we think we can help them find a place in the business world,” […]