Nxesi urges employers to comply with labour law during lockdown
Nxesi urges employers to comply with labour law during lockdown

Addressing reporters during a social cluster press briefing on Tuesday, 31 March, the minister revealed that some employers were still not adhering to the relevant laws...

16 hours ago

11-step battle plan for business owners, leaders during lockdown
11-step battle plan for business owners, leaders during lockdown

Right now, every small- to medium-sized business in South Africa needs a survival plan. Business owners and team leaders need to use the one thing that this difficult period provides - time...

By Trevor Clark 12 hours ago

Covid-19: Could remote working help retail re-evaluate its agenda?

We are living through dark times but it is important to try to stay positive; and the situation may well be giving many companies the chance to take stock of the future...

7 hours ago

Spend your lockdown skilling up

Being homebound is our reality for the foreseeable future, but it doesn't have to spell disaster for your income says Jacqueline Raw, owner and founder of marketing consultancy, Ycagel...

By Jacqueline Raw 9 hours ago

Covid-19 and what it means for tax in the mining industry

During the 21-day lockdown period, mining operations in South Africa will scale down significantly. The effect on deep-level mines will probably be most significant as coal mines supplying Eskom will continue to operate, albeit at a reduced level.

By Adéle de Jager, 9 hours ago

Covid-19 lockdown: Impact on construction contract claims

The coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has already had extreme impacts across the globe, including South Africa. The lockdown, which has resulted in construction sites being shut down...

By Richard Hoal 10 hours ago

R2.4bn Sars refunds to lockdown-hit SMMEs, businesses

The South African Revenue Service (Sars) has paid out R2.4bn to taxpayers in refunds since the commencement of the Covid-19 enforced lockdown on 26 March...

10 hours ago

Remaining relevant to clients in the time of lockdown

In a time of business unusual, how do marketing agencies remain relevant to their clients? Lauren Crooks, lead strategist of Coalition Communications shares insights on the topic...

By Lauren Crooks 10 hours ago

".za" websites required to link to government Covid-19 portal

As per Government regulations, all websites that end in ".za" are required to link to the Department of Health's Covid-19 portal, www.sacoronavirus.co.za...

11 hours ago

Digemy launches gamified Covid-19 learning platform

South African-based edtech startup, Digemy, has launched a gamified, data-light e-learning platform to educate the continent on Covid-19...

12 hours ago

Free Covid-19 Monitoring tool for businesses

The Social Collective has created a free platform to assist South African companies more accurately track indicators of Covid-19 at the workplace...

13 hours ago

How SA consumer behaviour is changing in the Covid-19 world

It seems like the script for an apocalyptic movie, but none of us will even be venturing into cinemas - until much later in 2020, at least - as much of the world as we know it is in lockdown. Here's how the #lockdown is affecting brand and consumer behaviour alike within our borders...

Issued by Kantar 13 hours ago

4 ways brands should switch up their social media during Covid-19

Social distancing doesn't mean you have to become anti-social. If anything, brands should be more social than ever before. But it's how they do it, that counts, writes Natalie Pool, head of social at VMLY&R South Africa...

By Natalie Pool 13 hours ago

Ford, GE Healthcare partner to produce ventilators

Ford Motor Company, in collaboration with GE Healthcare, will begin producing third-party ventilators to help coronavirus patients...

13 hours ago

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