Tag: business confidence

SA Business Confidence recovers in September

Business Confidence for September has recovered from August’s lowest levels in 34 years which was 89.1 index points to 92.4 index points; this is According to the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s business confidence index. The contributors to increased levels were merchandise exports and a strong rand. Richard Downing, Economist at the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry joins CNBC Africa for more.

SA business confidence hits a 20 year low

Business confidence in South Africa has hit a 20 year low. The RMB/BER Business Confidence Index indicates a drop to 21 in the third quarter.

Business confidence falls in fourth quarter

The fourth quarter results for the RMB/BER Business Confidence Index has been released showing the lowest numbers in 2018. This after the previous two quarter index reflected almost average business confidence picking at just over 40 regarded as neutral. The latest index shows the Business Confidence to be standing at a low 31. Ettienne Le Roux, Chief Economist at RMB joins CNBC Africa for more.

SA’s business confidence declines to 39 points in Q2, here’s what you need to know

(Reuters) - A South African business confidence index fell in the second quarter by 6 points, a survey showed on Wednesday, a sign the economy was struggling amid hopes that President Cyril...

South Africa’s business confidence at lowest in over 30 years

South Africa’s business confidence index fell to its lowest in more than three decades in August as merchandise import and export volumes fell, a survey showed on Wednesday. The business group said South...

South Africa’s business confidence climbs to 5-month high in July

South Africa's business confidence climbed to its highest level in five months in July helped by a firmer currency, falling inflation and an increase in vehicle sales, a survey showed on Tuesday. The...

SA business confidence falls to worst level since 2009 recession

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South Africa’s Q2 business confidence plunges to 2009 lows

South African business confidence fell deeper into negative territory in the second quarter, to a level not seen since the 2009 recession, a survey showed on Wednesday, as persistently weak business activity...