The first phase of Basic Education Department’s Presidential Youth Employment Initiative created 320,000 teaching assistant jobs.
Despite low uptake by small businesses, the National treasury, SA Reserve Bank and Banking Association of SA have extended the scheme by three months.
The BRiCS New Development Bank has approved a second $1 billion COVID-19 loan to South Africa to support its economic recovery.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed disappointment in the way banks have managed the R200 billion COVID-19 loan guarantee scheme.
IRR said “citizen abuse” includes stealing from taxpayers, wasting resources, appointing incompetent officials and failing to tackle corruption.
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.