The president says SA businesses cannot complain about "people from far away" investing in Africa if they don't take the opportunities themselves.
Business confidence will take a hit should the draft Licensing of Businesses Bill become law, the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said.
The South Africa Chamber of Commerce and Industry has called on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to reassure investors in his upcoming Budget speech.
Business confidence reached a 10-year low last month, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence dropped last month, declining further after a three-year low in March.
Trade conditions continued to improve in March after moving into positive territory in February, as reflected in the Trade Activity Index from Sacci.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence dropped to its lowest point last month since March 2009.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry has reported a slight recovery in February's business confidence numbers.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence in the country dropped in January to its lowest level since May 2010.
The chamber of commerce and industry says the impact of an illegal KwaZulu-Natal toll plaza strike will impact the transportation of goods.
Trade conditions moved into positive territory as the trade activity index, which measures trade conditions, improved by 3 points to 53 last month.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence stabilised in November -- but at low levels.
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says the Business Confidence Index declined by 0.9 points last month.
President Zuma's action against Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde, Sicelo Shiceka and Bheki Cele was "for the good of the nation", says Mac Maharaj.
Current trade conditions recovered to a seasonally adjusted 48 in August from the sharp dip to 38 in July, Sacci's Trade Activity Index has shown.
Moody's Analytics believes that South Africa's economic recovery is durable and that business confidence is on an upward trajectory.
The SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) is concerned at teachers bunking school to attend court cases involving Sadtu members.
Sacci's business confidence index rose to its highest level since September 2008 at 88,3 in March, from 86,4 in February, it said on Tuesday.
Business confidence held steady in January compared with December, the SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry said on Thursday.
Business confidence in SA improved slightly in December but remains vulnerable due to shaky investment and household spending, a survey shows.