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SBI PRESS RELEASE: Launch of The Index Tracker Scorecard

ARTICLE BORROWED FROM SBI | June 17 2019 | Embargo: none Original article: SBI ARTICLEAnd Index Tracker link: smallbusinessinstitute.co.za/index-tracker/ The Small Business Institute announces today that it is launching a new scorecard – SBI Index Tracker – that will measure South Africa’s performance relative to other countries on the ease of doing business and other…

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MyBiz Day Loyalty Program

Groundbreaking News Last night, saw the launch of a new concept in the Small Business Chamber space. The MyBiz Loyalty Program for ISBC members was launched last night at an upmarket function at the Isango Gate Boutique Hotel, in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth. This concept, is the brainchild of one of the ISBC Exco Members, Veronique…

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DA wants Ramaphosa to send Copyright Bill back to parliament

The Trump administration will be lobbied to withdraw SA’s trade status with the US should the bill be passed into law in its current form 12 JUNE 2019 – 12:50 BEKEZELA PHAKATHIUPDATED 12 JUNE 2019 – 13:04 Original article here: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/national/2019-06-12-da-wants-ramaphosa-to-send-copyright-bill-back-to-parliament/ The DA has written to President Cyril Ramaphosa requesting him to send the controversial Copyright Amendment…

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From the desk of the Chairperson | 11 June

Greetings to all  our Chamber Members It is with concern and trepidation for the small business owner in South Africa, that I put ink to paper (excuse me I am still a little old-school), it should probably read, typing words onto screen……….following the latest figures issued by Statistics South Africa.  An excerpt from their findings…

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SARS lifts tax return threshold from R350 000 to R500 000

Article link: https://www.fin24.com/Companies/Financial-Services/just-in-sars-lifts-tax-return-threshold-from-r350-000-to-r500-000-20190604 The SA Revenue Service announced on Tuesday that it has lifted the tax return threshold from R350 000 to R500 000. This means that people who earn less than R500 000 per year, and meet certain other criteria, will not need need to file tax returns, commissioner Edward Kieswetter said at a…

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