JCCI Business Focus - Hot Off the Press


  JCCI News
  Ernest Mahlaule the President of the Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry - JCCI Annual Conference
  The annual JCCI Conference is an event that is very close to my heart. Last year the annual conference was revived as there is a need to create an opportunity for key stakeholders in the economy to engage...   More
  The Future of Property Is in Good Hands
  Izandla Property, South Africa's new empowered property benchmark has recently been launched. Izandla Property is a majority blackowned property company powered by Investec Property (IP) and Investec Property...   More
  David White and Akhona Mahlati - The Heart of Your Business
  Ever met anyone with true terror in their eyes? It's likely they run their own business. Sleepless nights about cash f low, getting that one contract that will make all the difference, big companies muscling...   More
  SpringLights Gas - Nkosinathi Solomon,
  (SLG) was established in 2002 to trade piped natural gas to industrial and commercial customers in KwaZulu-Natal. Since then, it has grown its geographic presence to cover most of the province supplying to...   More
  Business Unusual in Joshco - Anthony Thamsaqa Ngcezula
  Anthony Thamsaqa Ngcezula, the recently appointed CEO of JOSHCO, the City of Johannesburg's social housing company, has described his first 100 days at the helm of the entity as "challenging but fulfilling" ....   More
  North Meets South West Breakfast - Sakhumzi Restaurant in Soweto
  The Sandton Region of the JCCI is spearheading an initiative to bring together Sandton corporates and township entrepreneurs from Soweto and other regions within Gauteng. "Through these regular networking...   More
  Johannesburg's best dance - Joburg Ballet
  THREE CHOREOGRAPHERS COLLABORATE ON NEW PRODUCTION Johannesburg's best dance companies come together to create a magical show that depicts the highs and lows of the entertainment industry. Big City, Big Dreams...   More
  Usha Jivan, Managing Director, Beescore (Pty) Ltd - SA Mining Recovery to Be Short-Lived
  Amidst the turbulence and distractions of the past few months, including the capture of the state and the legalized private use of cannabis, a couple of documents have come across my desk that deserve a...   More
  Tanya Tosen, Remuneration Consultants - Adopting Leading Practice
  What can be done to remunerate employees better? The simple answer is plenty. Yet many employers do not get the most out of employee package structuring. This is one of those areas where there are "too many...   More
  Nosa Logistics - How Driver Fatique Threatens All Road Users
  Almost everyone knows that driving a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or other drugs is a deadly combination. However, few people realise the danger associated with driving while fatigued. In fact, ...   More
  The Event Organisers
  SINGAPORE MANUFACTURING FEDERATION The Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF), formerly known as the Singapore Manufacturers' Association, was first established in 1932. With a membership of over 3000...   More
  Discover New Business Opportunities in South And Asean
  Some 100 manufacturers from Africa and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be converging in Johannesburg, South Africa for the inaugural Africa-ASEAN Business Expo 2017 in November, to...   More
  Ernest Mahlaule, President of the JCCI - Asean, A Hub of Economic Cooperation And Investment In Southeast Asia
  At first glance, the ASEAN intergovernmental bloc might seem like unfamiliar terrain to most South African business people, but a closer look reveals a swathe of economic opportunity in what is arguably one of...   More
  Dan Blignaut - Blockchain Adapt or Die
  Blockchain technology is a buzz word, right after the other buzz word, Bitcoin is mentioned. For those that aren't familiar with either term, here is a brief explanation. Blockchain is a structure where...   More
  Caroline Kanzara: Manager, Fragomen - Immigration Development in Nigeria
  Nigeria is considered to be the economic hub of West Africa. With this reputation as an economic powerhouse stems a large movement of goods and people into the country. Nigeria has established one of the most...   More
  Lathasha Subban - The Power of HR Leadership
  On the 8 June 2017, the South African Board for People Practices (SABPP) presented at the 4th Annual Emergence Growth HR Conference 2017. The theme was "The power of HR", and it was well represented in the...   More
  Paul Bishop - Cross-Border Trading Opportunities
  Paul Bennett Bishop, Project Manager of the JCCI's Global Business Accelerator, recently presented at the Property Point's to The Point session on: Cross-Border Trading Opportunities that SMEs Are Missing Out...   More
  Alan Keep, Managing Partner, Bowmans - Move Over BITCOIN, Here Comes BOWMONEY
  Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are not abstract concepts for leading pan-African law firm, Bowmans. From 1 July this year, Bowmans' staff will be using 'BowMoney' to reward fellow employees who exemplify the...   More
  Chris Haralambous Partner, Cox Yeats Attorneys - Pay Disparity in The Workplace does Not Necessarily Contravene The Law
  Before employers get caught up in the hype surrounding "pay parity" issues, it must be understood that there are two very distinct pieces of amended legislation that have an impact on the so called "pay...   More
  Cox Yeats - Attend A Critical Workshop: Law, Business And Labour
  The Cox Yeats Labour Team, in conjunction with The People Solutions Company, is presenting a critical workshop on: Adapting to challenges and a changing economy within South Africa's Human Resources and...   More
  Meet Your City Officials
  The City of Joburg Property Commpany On Friday 23 June over 100 delegates attended the Meet Your City Officials Business Breakfast organized by the JCCI Property Cluster to introduce the CEO of The City of...   More
  Bernadette Zeiler - Introducing Our New JCCI Head of International Trade
  After many years at the Chamber, Nada Reyneke has left in search of new challenges. We thank her for her long and dedicated service to the business community. We are delighted to introduce our new Head of...   More
  Accessing Finance for Small And Medium Enterprises - New Chamber Service
  SMEs experience great difficulty with accessing business finance. Consequently, JCCI's new service is aimed at helping SMEs access the loans they need. Using a skilled intermediary, who is steeped in the...   More
 The next edition of Business Focus will be out in the 1st week of September
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Dan Blignaut
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