With only a few weeks remaining until the deadline for effectiveness of the Department of Trade and Industry's (dti's) revised broad-based black economic-empowerment (B-BBEE) codes, many sector codes will still not meet the extended 30 April deadline in terms of the re-alignment process.
27 Mar 2015 13:12
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) recently amended the customs and excise laws to make it compulsory for producers of alcoholic beverages such as beers, wines, ciders, spirits, coolers and other fermented beverages to apply for tariff determinations prior to release of a clearance upon import, and prior to removal of locally manufactured products from an excise manufacturing warehouse.
By Virusha Subban 27 Mar 2015 11:22
The South African legal profession is transforming. Of that there is no doubt. One merely has to look at the improving levels of racial and gender equality on the South African bench for proof of the good work being done around employment equity and transformation across the profession.
By Stephen Thomson 27 Mar 2015 10:32
Employees have not been permitted to provide traditional healers' certificates as proof of incapacity after a period of absenteeism from the workplace. This is due to the lack of an established professional council as required by s23 of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act, No 75 of 1997 (BCEA).
By Faan Coetzee and Kgotso Matjila 27 Mar 2015 10:10
NEWSWATCH: BD Live reports that one of the SABC directors axed this week says the action is 'unlawful, motivated by malice and constitutes a purge'...
27 Mar 2015 09:20
She's been described as the Dr Eve of social media, ready with that much-needed reality check just before we send out a message into the world that one day will come back to haunt us...
By André-Pierre du Plessis 25 Mar 2015 14:00
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr contributed the South African chapter of a report entitled, A Global Employment Guide to Business Transfers, compiled by the DLA Piper Global Employment team.
25 Mar 2015 11:05
NEWSWATCH: The Department of Home Affairs says it is unperturbed by a possible employee strike. Its staff are unhappy because, as of this week, they will be required to work on Saturdays.
24 Mar 2015 12:24