However, the social grant increases announced by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni are less than inflation.
The C-19 People’s Coalition’s ECD & Basic Education Working Group said the two-week deadline for workers to complete the application process is too short.
The latest National Income Dynamics Study Coronavirus Rapid Mobile Survey (NIDS-CRAM) reveals a significant labour market recovery.
This is the second time in several days that Eskom has implemented load shedding, signalling a deterioration of South Africa’s power supply constraints.
186,879 opportunities are currently open for recruitment/applications, while 72,672 are still in the pipeline, the Presidency said.
Old Mutual Investment Group (OMIG) Chief Economist Johann Els says the government is headed for a higher-than-expected tax revenue.
ActionSA’s Herman Mashaba has dubbed his campaign #CutTheFat and has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to trim his Cabinet.
Ramaphosa also said black-owned businesses must be given an opportunity to participate in South Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Eskom has announced that it will implement stage 2 load shedding on Thursday (14 January, 2021) at 12h00 until Sunday.
SACP says only two percent of South Africa’s retirement and pension fund monies are invested in infrastructure development.