SACANCHAM’s Deputy Chairperson wins a prestigious award!

On April 25th, SACANCHAM’s Deputy Chairperson, Mrs Yvonne Mhinga, will have the Order of Ikhamanga: Silver presented to her by H.E. President Ramaphosa. The Presidency has recognised her ‘excellent contribution to the field of music and’ her ‘general contribution to social cohesion’. Below is a letter of congratulation sent to Yvonne by SACANCHAM’s Chairperson, Mr.…

UNHRC adopts a SA-tabled resolution to defend Ms Caster Semenya’s rights

Strong Canadian links to ground-breaking Caster Semenya human rights case The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), which has now adopted a South-African tabled resolution to defend Ms Caster Semenya’s rights to participate in sports, is not the only international organisation lending its full support to this precedent-setting case. The Southern Africa-Canada Chamber of Commerce (SACANCHAM)…

SACANCHAM’S CEO features at the Canada-Africa Business Conference, Botswana

Mike Morgan, CEO of the Southern Africa-Canada Chamber of Commerce (SACANCHAM), leads Panel Discussion 3: Insurance & Finance Programme March 25, 2019 18:00 Arrival & Registration at GICC BancABC Matchmaking Reception (The BOMA, Grand Palm) Keynote – Pierre Olivier (Hatch) DAY 1 March 26, 2019 07:00-07:30 Arrival & Registration at GICC 07:00-07:30 Registration Leaders 07:30-07:35 National Anthems…

Read Tito Mboweni’s complete budget speech 2002019

The South African finance minister tables the 2019 budget speech in Parliament. 20 February 2019 14:08    MoneyWeb Madam Speaker Mr President Mr Deputy President Cabinet Colleagues Governor of the South African Reserve Bank Honourable Members MECs of Finance Fellow South Africans Goeie middag Sanibonani Molweni Avhusheni On October 9, 2018, I stood before Judge Babalwa…

It’s war over Eskom privatisation plans

The unbundling of Eskom announced by Ramaphosa is a declaration of war for trade unions. Ciaran Ryan  /  11 February 2019 00:12   Moneyweb The unions see any effort to unbundle Eskom as privatisation by stealth and have vowed to resist this. President Cyril Ramaphosa in his state of the nation address announced the unbundling of Eskom into three…

2019 economic outlook: Canada is in a good place

As an eventful year for international trade draws to a close, Canadian entrepreneurs are well positioned to take advantage of strong global growth. By Pierre Cléroux, Vice President, Research and Chief Economist It has been mostly good news for Canada’s economy this year, and that gives consumers and business people something to celebrate. All estimates point…