SA to rally & give to Covid
As part of the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers of Giving Tuesday, the global day for charity, have announced a second day of giving on 5 May. Once again, they’ve teamed up with GivenGain as their official South African online fundraising platform, to enable fundraisers and donors... Read more
Companies should facilitate employee Covid-19 benefit
The Department of Employment and Labour says thousands of employees, who may qualify for COVID-19 Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) benefits, may not receive their due. This, according to the department, is because companies have either not applied on their behalf or have not corrected the information to enable... Read more
Business cannot continue to operate: Survey
Stats SA today released the results of a rapid response survey conducted with businesses during the lockdown. Businesses were asked how the current crisis affected their operations in the two-week period from 30 March to 13 April 2020. More than 700 businesses in the formal sector responded to the... Read more