BUSA represents South African business on macro-economic and high-level issues that affect it at the national and international levels. Our function is to ensure that business plays a constructive role in the country’s economic growth, development and transformation and to create an environment in ... More Details »
With wide-ranging changes taking place in South Africa, as well as internationally, business people will find it more difficult to operate in isolation and ensure survival. The chamber movement represented by the South African Chamber of Business (SACOB) and its almost 100 constituent chambers is a ... More Details »
An approach used in capital budgeting where the present value of cash inflow is subtracted from the present value of cash outflows. NPV compares the value of a rand today versus the value of that same rand in the future after taking inflation and return into account. If the NPV of a prospective project is positive then it should be accepted, but if it is negative then the project probably should be rejected because cash flows are negative.