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What you need to know about levies in complexes and estates in South Africa

It is more important than ever to understand what living in a complex or gated community entails as more South Africans move away from standalone houses to live behind a boom.

September 22, 2022
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property

New regulations make it tougher to hire foreign workers in South Africa – what you need to know

The Department of Employment and Labour (DEL) has published an annexure to South Africa’s immigration regulations, making sure that all work visa applications are vetted by the department first.

September 22, 2022
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trending

South Africa’s 9-to-5 workday is being phased out

If there is one thing we can learn from the Covid-19 pandemic, it is that many employees can work from anywhere and the ‘normal’ 9 to 5 is no longer palatable to the upcoming workforce, say labour ...

September 21, 2022
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business

These are the rules around cannabis at the workplace – even if used medicinally

While cannabis is regulated heavily it has become increasingly unclear the dos and don’ts of its use in public or even at the workplace.

September 25, 2022
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business

Think twice before resigning from your job in South Africa

South African workers should not be too hasty when making serious decisions such as resigning from their jobs, as they can’t always be reversed, say legal experts at commercial law firm Cliffe Dekk...

September 18, 2022
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business

Working from home not a right in South Africa: legal experts

South African legal experts are debating flexible work arrangements and if employees have a right to them.

September 25, 2022
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business opinion

You will need these new forms when buying and selling a house in South Africa

The Property Practitioners Act came into effect in February 2022, bringing with it a host of changes when buying or selling a house in South Africa.

September 21, 2022
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property

Businesses in South Africa are facing a new work from home headache

South African companies planning to move to a hybrid or remote working plan on a full-time basis will need to ensure that they are aligned with both existing labour laws and employment contracts, s...

September 20, 2022
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business

South Africa will need to change laws to introduce a 4-day work week

While a growing number of companies in South Africa and around the world are considering the adoption of a four-day workweek, the plan focuses a few speedhumps.

September 19, 2022
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business

When and where you may still need to wear a mask in South Africa

On Wednesday (22 June), health minister Joe Phaahla repealed several regulations under the Surveillance and the Control of Notifiable Medical Conditions, effectively bringing an end to South Africa...

September 17, 2022
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lifestyle

New rules planned for medical cannabis in South Africa

While much has been said in the media regarding the lawful commercialisation of cannabis for recreational use, South Africa’s role as a global player in the medicinal cannabis market shouldn’t be u...

September 20, 2022
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business

SARS penalty warning for taxpayers in South Africa

The South African Revenue Services (SARS) has announced the start dates and details for the 2022 tax season, with the tax authority warning of penalties for South Africans who failt to submit timeo...

September 22, 2022
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finance