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  • KLCBT AGM and Annual Reports

    KLCBT held its AGM on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at Nou’s Toeka, Nelspruit. The event was very well attended with 87 members present.  Many people complimented KLCBT on their positive attitude especially during the uncertain economic and political climate. The event was opened with prayer by Past TJ Mare, Chairman … more »


  • Protection of Personal Information – A 10 step implementation Plan

    Presented by Paul Mullon COR Concepts 083 273 6087 paulm@corconcepts.co.za Download presentation:  COR Concepts_ POPIA_workshop_2017 Final  


  • Stable Present Trade Conditions but Negative Outlook – SACCI

    Download Report:  MAY 2017_TRDSUR Trade conditions remained in negative territory with the Trade Activity Index (TAI) still below 50 in May 2017.  The TAI recorded 49 in May 2017 compared to 45 from in April 2017. The seasonally adjusted TAI improved by two index points between April and May 2017 … more »


  • Tentative Business Climate – SACCI BCI

    Download BCI for May 2017:  BCI MAY 2017 SACCI today released the May 2017 SACCI Business Confidence Index (BCI) at its Offices in Rosebank, Johannesburg. Heightened political tensions, additional economic policy uncertainty and lower credit ratings by rating agencies that converged towards the end of March 2017, continued to effect … more »


  • Fitch Ratings (Fitch) affirmed South Africa’s long term foreign and local currency debt ratings, outlook remains stable

    Fitch has affirmed South Africa’s long term foreign and local currency debt ratings of ‘BB+’ with a stable outlook. Fitch has cited that despite the country’s credit strengths of deep local capital markets, favourable government debt structure and a track record of fairly prudent fiscal and monetary policy, South Africa’s … more »


  • Protecting your Business – How to identify and manage risk

    Download full presentation:   Protecting your Business Presentation provided by Stegmanns Incorporated – presented on 31 May 2016 during a KLCBT Networking Breakfast: Protecting your business: Liability Stems from mainly two sources being either contractual or delictual, the former comprising of consent, the latter, an unlawful act or omission. Contracts Most … more »


  • South African Outlook – Clouded by Politics, a presentation by ABSA

    During the KLCBT Networking breakfast held on 18 May 2017, Jeff Gable Chief Economist at ABSA gave an interesting analytical overview of South Africa’s economy in a global context. Download presentation:  EU29745 SA Outlook – 17 May 17  


  • Business Confidence under Pressure – SACCI

    Download Report:  BCI March 2017 SACCI today released the March 2017 SACCI Business Confidence Index (BCI) at its Offices in Rosebank, Johannesburg. The SACCI Business Confidence Index (BCI) pulled back by 1.7 index points to 93.8 in March 2017 from 95.5 in February 2017. This is the first month since … more »


  • South Africa revised to junk status by S&P – SACCI

    The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) notes with disappointment, that on April 3, 2017, S&P Global Ratings lowered the long-term foreign currency sovereign credit rating on the Republic of South Africa from ‘BBB-‘ to ‘BB+’ and the long-term local currency rating to ‘BBB-‘ from ‘BBB’. S&P also … more »


  • Take part in the Kruger National Park Management Plan review

    The Kruger National Park (KNP) is beginning with the process of reviewing its Park Management Plan as from 18 April 2017. “SANParks’ vision which reads ‘a sustainable National Park system connecting society’ is the cornerstone of the Park Management Plan and serves as a guideline for our engagements with stakeholders. … more »