The impact of the Free State Chamber of Commerce and Industry

From the earliest years stretching back to Medieval Times, people involved in making, buying and selling products and services saw the value in the collective approach. Back in those times activities were centred around Guilds and trade fairs. In the 21st Century, the role of chambers has had to adapt with time to the prevailing circumstances. At the centre of this all is the issue that the Free Read More…

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. However, as the preeminent and most representative structure of organised business, and a critical social partner, we have to enquire what, if anything, the significance of the reported “improved resultsRead More…

SACCI Post Election Press Statement

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 peacefuRead More…