Dear Members and Friends of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce,

We are delighted to keep you updated regarding our events and relevant information.
Global Trade:  path to shared prosperity -  Wits, 17th October
The Wits University in partnership with the EU Delegation to SA presents a guest lecture from the EU's Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström, followed by Q&A.
RSVP by 13 Oct.
Inspire Gauteng Tourism, Trade and Investment, Conference and Expo - Marobeng, 24 & 25th October.
Members of the Spanish Chamber qualify for a special reduced rate.
Making your voice heard workshop - 2nd November
Opportunities that the SA legal system offers to encourage public participation, including private sector submissions. From Green Papers to the actual promulgation of the law. Practical steps to make your voice heard. Invitation will follow soon.
Botswana Renewable, Power Infrastructure & Energy Efficiency Investors Conference - 9th Nov
SCC is a supporting organisation of this conference, scheduled to take place in Gaborone. Members of the Spanish Chamber qualify for a reduced rate.
Southern Africa Water Sector, Opportunity in Crisis
Business Breakfast - 23 November

Challenges and opportunities that the private sector companies experience working with water related projects in Southern Africa. Invitation will follow soon.
SAVE THE DATE - Year End Function
Spanish Chamber of Commerce in South Africa's YEAR END FUNCTION is taking place on Saturday 2nd of December 2017.
No te lo pierdas!
More information will be coming soon.

 Recent events:
Spanish Festival in the Park
Paella Contest - 16th Sept.
The Spanish Chamber with the support of the Embassy of Spain and in partnership with the NIROX Foundation organised an exciting day. Paella contest, live music, dance, stalls, tapas, churros and Spanish wine in a beautiful setting.

Doing Business in Swaziland 
Business Breakfast - 18th Sept.

Speakers from the Swaziland Investment Promotion Authority outlined how the organisation can actively assist companies setting up in the country, and how companies take advantage of the wide regional African market and the COMESA region to which investing in Swaziland gives access to.
Multi-Chamber Speed Networking Evening - 20 Sept.
The SA Portuguese Chamber, Nordic Business Association, Business Ireland and the Spanish Chamber Of Commerce in SA  worked together to make possible an exceptional event that was extremely well attended with over 120 participants.
South Africa Spain Business Meeting - 27 Sept.
On the occasion of the visit of a CEOE Spanish business delegation, IDC organized a South Africa-Spain business meeting in collaboration with BUSA,  the Spanish Commercial Office in SA. ICEX and the Spanish Chamber, and the participation of the Spanish Ambassador in SA and the South African Ambassador in Spain.
Paella Fun Lunch -  29th Sept.
Volunteers joined CaixaBank and the Spanish Chamber to celebrate with the kids, school staff and parents, by cooking several huge paellas accompanied by great dancing.
Platinum Member CaixaBank through their Charity Foundation has cooperated with the very impressive Streetlight Schools project, located in Jeppestown, Johannesburg. 

We welcome our NEW MEMBERS:

As a sworn translator of the High Court of South Africa in the Spanish and English languages, Christiaan Ahlers offers freelance translation services of all documents required for official purposes, such as certificates, qualifications, contracts etc. He is based in Pretoria and you can contact him on or telephone +2783-400-7155 for further information.

At Kikahle we always say that traveling is our passion and our eagerness is to show you the world, but like everything in life, it is a matter of taste and preference, and the "Evil of Africa" entered us. After visiting and knowing other continents, this is where we always feel like returning and where we have part of our heart.
Do not miss all the options that Kikhahle offers you,  private safaris, truck expeditions, cooperation projects and volunteering with wild animals, tailor made trips, honeymoons, stays in wonderful beaches .... endless possibilities!

Ascend Strategic Communications provides counsel for strategic communications and policy development in Southern Africa. Based in Johannesburg, our team is dedicated to assisting our clients in identifying and practicing an informed strategy to balance economic and social empowerment interests. 
Our unique competence in economic, legal, regulatory and communications affairs allows us to leverage a wide network on a local, regional and international scale. Services we provide are available in English, Afrikaans and German. Our growing client base includes international and domestic corporate entities, cross-border development organisations (government affiliates and NGOs), local development agencies and local government affiliate organisations.

Please contact us if you need further information about the following

Spanish & English courses at Wits

Wits Language School in Johannesburg offers both public courses as well as in-house tuition for corporate clients. Highly qualified, native speakers teach Spanish and English at all levels, and can travel to your offices to give classes at times that suit you.
10% discount to SCC Members
Please contact Mmabotsile Myeni for more information.  


Spanish Chamber Business Directory Booklet

A printed edition of our business directory 2018 is in preparation. All Members will be listed free of charge (logo, business description and contact).
Interviews and success stories will be part of it.
One year reference book in high quality full color printing.
Do not miss this opportunity.

Have you heard from the benefits of being a Member?
  • Discounts on flight tickets with IBERIA in their connection JHB-MADRID. Exclusive for Members and their relatives!
  • Discounts for Members and their relatives in Language Schools in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
  • Discounts in the International fees for MBA and Executive MBA at UCT Graduate School of Business
  • Discounts in Hotels: Protea Hotel Balalaika, Holiday Inn Sandton, NH Hotels in Cape Town and more!
Furthermore, you have access to all the events hosted by us and our network, giving you the possibility to expand your data base and promote your business.

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