The Digital Film Industry in Cape Town

Triggerfish are now the largest digital animation studio in Africa and produce their own content and collaborate with Disney and the BBC on animated films and TV Shows. Their films are among the biggest grossing South African Films of all time and include Zambezia and Khumba. Their most recent work was their multi-award winning film […]

Cape Chamber Announces South African Awardees and Mentees for 2016 IWEC Conference

TWO remarkable South African business women have been chosen to receive awards from the International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge in Brussels in November this year. They were nominated by the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry and both have built up multi-million dollar businesses. They are: *Debbie Merdjan who started and runs the Camelot Group of […]

Nearly 47% of businesses intend to invest in renewable energy [Survey results]

Nearly half the businesses in Cape Town are planning to generate their own electricity and reduce dependence on Eskom supplies, according to a survey of members of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry. They were answering the question: “Do you intend to invest in renewables to generate some or all of your electricity and […]

Dispute between CCCI and Ruben Richards, settled

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased that following the CCMA proceedings with Ruben Richards today (Friday 27 February 2015) the matter has been settled. The former CEO requested today that he be allowed to resign at the end of his probationary period (which was 4th January 2015) instead of being dismissed or […]