STATEMENT FROM THE SBI (Formerly the AHI) - 24 October 2017 Medium Term Budget must support SMEs to ensure Radical Economic Growth

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STATEMENT FROM THE SBI (Formerly the AHI) 24 October 2017 Medium Term Budget must support SMEs to ensure Radical Economic Growth   The SBi small business chamber organisation (formerly AHi) calls on the finance minister to ‘think small first’, as government is mandated to do by the Small Business Act,...
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Op-Ed: Medium Term Budget – Gigaba must support Radical Economic Growth and SMEs: Daily Maverick

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Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba delivers his first medium-term budget speech on Wednesday to a tough crowd. South Africans are impatient for visionary leadership, fed up with corruption and the ratings agencies circling overhead need evidence of credible fiscal management. By BERNARD SWANEPOEL. A snapshot of South Africa shows yet another...
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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE AHI: payment of government suppliers within 30 days

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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE AHI:  payment of government suppliers within 30 days 22 August 2017 The AHI notes the comments by Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe that timing for payments by government to suppliers is improving.  ( Click here to read the ministry's press release.) Earlier this year AHI...
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SME's drivers of job creation - Cape Argus 27 July 2017

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Read the article on pressreader - Cape Argus 27 July 2017. Click here  
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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE AHI: Small Business Association Will Call on Finance Minister to Ease SME Burdens

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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE AHI 11 May 2017 Small Business Association Will Call on Finance Minister to Ease SME Burdens As part of a delegation from Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) meeting with Finance Minister Gigaba, the AHi today proposed four points it will suggest to the minister aimed at...
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Now Is the Time for Small and Medium Enterprise to Stand Firm

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Now Is the Time for Small and Medium Enterprise to Stand Firm Small business representative organisation AHI says the news that the rating agency, Fitch, has downgraded South Africa's credit rating to sub-investment grade will lead to catastrophically lower economic growth, with some estimating billions of Rands in outflows and...
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AHI Press release: Certainty above all

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The small and medium business champion, AHI, was deeply concerned by the irrational and reckless action by the President to recall his finance minister and replace his cabinet without consultation. Ongoing uncertainty had prompted AHI to call on the government to prioritise restoring stability to the country. AHI President Bernard...
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AHI: Tough Budget Reflecting Economic and Political Environment With Little Leeway.

AHI: Tough Budget Reflecting Economic and Political Environment With Little Leeway.
SME representative organisation AHI says the National Budget tabled by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan in Parliament this afternoon erred on the side ...
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