IT-Online: CEOs commit to paying SME suppliers within 30 days

In an effort to ensure small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) in South Africa survive the economic crisis, exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, more than 50 large companies have formally committed to paying their SME suppliers in 30 days. The initiative, called...

Press release from B4SA

17 November 2020 Media release from Business for South Africa (B4SA), the SA SME Fund, and BusinessLeadership South Africa (BLSA). Cash flow critical for SME survival: Over 50 CEOs commit to paying SME suppliers within30 days Hashtag: #PayIn30Follow us: @businessforsa...

Business Day: WATCH: A world-class African city death spiral

Michael Avery talks to a panel about the economic difficulties faced by City of Joburg rate payers Ratepayers in the City of Joburg are “gatvol”. Rates for electricity and water seem to have doubled almost overnight. Debt receivable in arrears is ballooning, while...