Showing posts with tag "government"

Updated Covid rules for schools in South Africa

The Department of Basic Education has confirmed that it will adjust its existing regulations to align with South Africa’s new regulations around mask-wearing and gatherings.

June 23, 2022
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5 important things happening in South Africa today

South Africa drops remaining Covid restrictions; Zondo report makes damning findings against Zuma and Ramaphosa; the report also recommends changing South Africa’s election system; and Capitec has ...

June 23, 2022
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South Africa’s millionaire politicians need salary increases to ‘cope with cost of living’, says parliament

Parliament has argued that South Africa’s politicians are definitely not overpaid.

June 22, 2022
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Government itself is worried that South Africa’s NHI will be corrupt

Healthcare stakeholders have raised concerns around the future of healthcare in South Africa under the proposed National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme – including issues of governance, management a...

June 22, 2022
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5 important things happening in South Africa today

The Department of Home Affairs plans to overhaul South Africa’s border posts. Recent data points to South Africa failing to benefit from a global commodity boom. The Constitutional Court rules in f...

June 22, 2022
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government

South Africa looking to lift Covid restrictions – including an end to face masks

The government is considering lifting South Africa’s remaining Covid restrictions as cases in the country continue to remain flat.

June 21, 2022
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5 important things happening in South Africa today

Transnet will issue a tender for new locomotives to keep key customers. Freight industry stakeholders agree to a plan for the industry but face contention. Residents and businesses accrue billions ...

June 21, 2022
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government

Billions of rands worth of Joburg developments on hold, say developers

Property developers in Johannesburg have expressed frustration over delays in getting job-creating projects off the ground, blaming the city departments and municipal entities for holding up the ap...

June 20, 2022
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business

5 important things happening in South Africa today

A truck drivers association threatens to continue the blockage of essential economic routes. The president of the UN COP26 is visiting South Africa this week to boost the implementation of the coun...

June 20, 2022
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government

Ramaphosa to meet with Russian and Chinese leaders this week to discuss ‘new global era’

President Cyril Ramaphosa will meet with leaders of China, Brazil, Russia and India at the BRICS Leaders’ Summit this week, with the global economy set to be a major talking point among the world l...

June 20, 2022
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Flood-hit Durban to introduce water restrictions from next week

South Africa’s eastern eThekwini Municipality, which includes the port city of Durban, plans to ration water for about a year, dealing another blow to a regional economy damaged by the worst floodi...

June 17, 2022
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government

New quotas to limit hiring of foreigners in South Africa: minister

Employment and Labour minister Thulas Nxesi says his department is in the process of finalising two new documents which will tighten employment laws, including limitations on the hiring of foreigners.

June 17, 2022
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government