Five Newsworthy Things in SA 6th July 2022:

News in South Africa 6th July: 1. Rand at same level as Covid peak: On Tuesday, the rand slumped to its weakest level against the dollar since 2020 as global investors took fright. In early evening trading, the rand was trading at R16.58/$, more than a percent weaker than on Monday. The rand was stronger […]

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Five Newsworthy Things in SA 19th August 2021:

News in South Africa 19th August: 1. Covid cases spike in KZN: KwaZulu Natal is experiencing a spike in Covid-19 cases, which experts say comes from super spreader events in the province – more specifically, the unrest and violent riots that took place in July. We can expect a further increase in COVID-19 case numbers […]

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Five Newsworthy Things in SA 2nd March 2021:

News in South Africa 2nd March: 1. Unions aim high with wage demands: Union insiders stated that the decision by public-sector unions to publicly share details of this year’s wage demands was a desperate move to appear active to disgruntled members who were resigning in droves. In a pre-emptive unprecedented move, unions on Monday revealed they […]

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