Business Confidence Index

Business confidence index shows improvement in September

The business climate and South Africa's economic momentum remain restrained

‘Stronger-than-expected’ manufacturing growth, faltering business confidence

Manufacturing numbers may be up, but business confidence is low

​Businesses confidence high on Ramaphoria

Despite the rise in business confidence the survey showed actual business conditions remain depressed.

Business confidence makes a suprise jump in March

The Business Confidence Index in March surged forward almost 13 points.

Sacci’s business confidence index drops in January

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry's business confidence index has dropped to its lowest level in five months.

Business confidence shows slight increase

Business confidence in the first quarter of 2013 has risen by six points, Rand Merchant Bank and the Bureau for Economic Research has reported.

Further decline in business confidence

Business confidence reached a 10-year low last month, the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced.

Business confidence on a steady decline

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence dropped last month, declining further after a three-year low in March.

Business confidence at three-year low

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence dropped to its lowest point last month since March 2009.

Business confidence up

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry has reported a slight recovery in February's business confidence numbers.

Business confidence takes a knock

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry says business confidence stabilised in November -- but at low levels.

Business confidence at lowest level in a year

Business confidence dropped to its lowest level in a year in the third quarter of 2011, declining a further nine points from the second quarter.

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Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

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Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

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Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

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