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President Ramaphosa’s SONA address

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes President Ramaphosa’s SONA address. … Read More

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Response to the post-ANC NEC Lekgotla announcements on the SARB

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we urge the ruling party and government to streamline and professionalise its communications efforts and capability, especially when it comes to communicating on matters of economic, fiscal, monetary and other key policy issues. The ad hoc stratified nature of various spokespeople on these subjects is self-defeating. … Read More

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BUSA petition to the National Assembly for the removal of Adv Mkhwebane as the Public Protector.

We have read with concern, BUSA’s statement to petition the National Assembly for the removal of Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane from the position of Public Protector. … Read More

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SACCI Post Election Press Statement

The national elections of 8 May 2019 have come and gone, and South Africans from all walks of life have exercised their constitutionally enshrined rights to vote to choose a leader and political party of their choice. They voted peacefully, freely and without any fear, unconstitutional influence or intimidation in making their choices. The elections were peaceful. SACCI congratulates the IEC, the political parties and all South Africans for yet another well-executed election. … Read More

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8 May 2019 National Elections

The 2019 general elections for both the national and provincial legislators are upon us, and they come at a time when there are so many things to talk about, key among them being the slow pace of growth of the South African economy. … Read More

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Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s no longer accredited by SACCI to issue certificates of origin

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry wishes to announce that the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s authority to issue certificates of origin to exporting businesses will be suspended with effect from the 15 May 2019. … Read More

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Competence in Government, Key Issue at Stake for the Future

The silence associated with the high levels of anticipation and anxiety of what kind of cabinet, and specifically who will or will not be in the cabinet that President Ramaphosa is expected to appoint in the next few days, is the most topical issue since the elections. This is probably the event with the highest and most significant impact in the economy. … Read More

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SACCI Statement – Latest Load Shedding

The recent stretches of load shedding are having a devastating negative impact on business. It is clear that the longer these rolling blackouts continue, the longer it is going to take for the economy to recover. We are concerned about potential job losses and business closures arising out of what appears to be an intractable problem. … Read More

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Statement by SACCI – The Latest Fuel Price Increase

As SACCI we note the announcement by the Department of Energy that South Africa’s petrol price will rise by 74 cents a litre from Wednesday the 6th of March 2019, while the wholesale price of diesel will increase by up to 93 cents. … Read More

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SACCI Expresses shock and disgust against the act of criminality that took place on the N3

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to express its shock and disgust against the act of criminality that took place on the N3 last night in which trucks ferrying goods were destroyed wantonly and extensive damage to property took place. We also note that there was loss of life and this is highly unacceptable. … Read More

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SACCI Response to Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan

SACCI welcomes the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan as announced by President Ramaphosa. … Read More

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SACCI Media Statement on the 2020 SONA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry notes and welcomes the President’s remarks in his 2020 State of the Nation address. … Read More

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Reaction to the New Cabinet

SACCI welcomes the appointment of the new cabinet by President Ramaphosa. We acknowledge the statement made by the President at the event that growing the economy and fixing constraints of the country’s public finances ranked highest and were top of mind in rationalizing and combining the various portfolios in the economic cluster. … Read More

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Rest in peace Dr Richard Maponya

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we offer our condolences to the family of the late Dr Richard Maponya, the business community at large and South Africa in general. … Read More

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Matric Results Must Reflect the National Development Agenda

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we extend our congratulations to the hardworking students, teachers and schools who were successful in the matric results of 2019. … Read More

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MINISTER NXESI’S APPOINTMENT OF THE CHAIRMAN OF PRODUCTIVITY SA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) welcomes and wishes to congratulate Minster Nxesi on the appointment of Mthunzi Mdwaba for another term as the chairman of Productivity SA. … Read More

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SACCI welcomes the appointment of Andre de Ruyter

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes the appointment of Mr. Andre de Ruyter as part of the Eskom board’s attempt to stabilize the executive team at Eskom. … Read More

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President Ramaphosa’s SONA address

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes President Ramaphosa’s SONA address. … Read More

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Response to the post-ANC NEC Lekgotla announcements on the SARB

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we urge the ruling party and government to streamline and professionalise its communications efforts and capability, especially when it comes to communicating on matters of economic, fiscal, monetary and other key policy issues. The ad hoc stratified nature of various spokespeople on these subjects is self-defeating. … Read More

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BUSA petition to the National Assembly for the removal of Adv Mkhwebane as the Public Protector.

We have read with concern, BUSA’s statement to petition the National Assembly for the removal of Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane from the position of Public Protector. … Read More

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SACCI Response to Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan

SACCI welcomes the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan as announced by President Ramaphosa. … Read More

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SACCI Media Statement on the 2020 SONA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry notes and welcomes the President’s remarks in his 2020 State of the Nation address. … Read More

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Reaction to the New Cabinet

SACCI welcomes the appointment of the new cabinet by President Ramaphosa. We acknowledge the statement made by the President at the event that growing the economy and fixing constraints of the country’s public finances ranked highest and were top of mind in rationalizing and combining the various portfolios in the economic cluster. … Read More

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Rest in peace Dr Richard Maponya

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we offer our condolences to the family of the late Dr Richard Maponya, the business community at large and South Africa in general. … Read More

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Matric Results Must Reflect the National Development Agenda

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we extend our congratulations to the hardworking students, teachers and schools who were successful in the matric results of 2019. … Read More

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MINISTER NXESI’S APPOINTMENT OF THE CHAIRMAN OF PRODUCTIVITY SA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) welcomes and wishes to congratulate Minster Nxesi on the appointment of Mthunzi Mdwaba for another term as the chairman of Productivity SA. … Read More

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SACCI welcomes the appointment of Andre de Ruyter

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes the appointment of Mr. Andre de Ruyter as part of the Eskom board’s attempt to stabilize the executive team at Eskom. … Read More

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President Ramaphosa’s SONA address

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes President Ramaphosa’s SONA address. … Read More

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Response to the post-ANC NEC Lekgotla announcements on the SARB

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we urge the ruling party and government to streamline and professionalise its communications efforts and capability, especially when it comes to communicating on matters of economic, fiscal, monetary and other key policy issues. The ad hoc stratified nature of various spokespeople on these subjects is self-defeating. … Read More

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BUSA petition to the National Assembly for the removal of Adv Mkhwebane as the Public Protector.

We have read with concern, BUSA’s statement to petition the National Assembly for the removal of Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane from the position of Public Protector. … Read More

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SACCI Response to Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan

SACCI welcomes the Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan as announced by President Ramaphosa. … Read More

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SACCI Media Statement on the 2020 SONA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry notes and welcomes the President’s remarks in his 2020 State of the Nation address. … Read More

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Reaction to the New Cabinet

SACCI welcomes the appointment of the new cabinet by President Ramaphosa. We acknowledge the statement made by the President at the event that growing the economy and fixing constraints of the country’s public finances ranked highest and were top of mind in rationalizing and combining the various portfolios in the economic cluster. … Read More

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Rest in peace Dr Richard Maponya

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we offer our condolences to the family of the late Dr Richard Maponya, the business community at large and South Africa in general. … Read More

| Featured Post

Matric Results Must Reflect the National Development Agenda

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we extend our congratulations to the hardworking students, teachers and schools who were successful in the matric results of 2019. … Read More

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MINISTER NXESI’S APPOINTMENT OF THE CHAIRMAN OF PRODUCTIVITY SA

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) welcomes and wishes to congratulate Minster Nxesi on the appointment of Mthunzi Mdwaba for another term as the chairman of Productivity SA. … Read More

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SACCI welcomes the appointment of Andre de Ruyter

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes the appointment of Mr. Andre de Ruyter as part of the Eskom board’s attempt to stabilize the executive team at Eskom. … Read More

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President Ramaphosa’s SONA address

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), welcomes President Ramaphosa’s SONA address. … Read More

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Response to the post-ANC NEC Lekgotla announcements on the SARB

As the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI), we urge the ruling party and government to streamline and professionalise its communications efforts and capability, especially when it comes to communicating on matters of economic, fiscal, monetary and other key policy issues. The ad hoc stratified nature of various spokespeople on these subjects is self-defeating. … Read More

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BUSA petition to the National Assembly for the removal of Adv Mkhwebane as the Public Protector.

We have read with concern, BUSA’s statement to petition the National Assembly for the removal of Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane from the position of Public Protector. … Read More

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