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  • Unions accept severance packages from SAA 7th Jul 2020
    The Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) says its encouraged that labour unions, and representatives of non-unionised managers and ground staff, have agreed to accept the South African Airways (SAA) voluntary severance packages (VSPs) which will be supported by a social plan and skills development programme for employees who will be retrenched. The post Unions accept […]
  • South Africa’s Massmart says 1 800 Game jobs at risk 7th Jul 2020
    South Africa retailer Massmart Holdings Ltd has started talks with unions to cut up to 1,800 jobs at the company’s struggling Game stores as constrained spending and the new coronavirus weigh on performance, the company said on Tuesday. The post South Africa’s Massmart says 1 800 Game jobs at risk appeared first on SABC News […]
  • South Africa faces battle to rein in spending: Fitch 7th Jul 2020
    South Africa’s plans to rein in government spending will be hard to implement due to low economic growth, ratings agency Fitch said on Tuesday, adding the country had a poor track record of delivering debt and spending cuts. The post South Africa faces battle to rein in spending: Fitch appeared first on SABC News - […]
  • Britain jeopardising China relationship, says Huawei’s UK boss 7th Jul 2020
    Britain risks throwing away its long-standing relationship with China if it bans Huawei from its 5G networks at the behest of the United States as part of a global battle for technological supremacy, the UK chairman of the tech group told Reuters. The post Britain jeopardising China relationship, says Huawei’s UK boss appeared first on […]
  • Twickenham Platinum Mine lays off more than 50 workers 7th Jul 2020
    More than 50 people have been laid off as Anglo Platinum's Twickenham mine closes some operations at its Mopetsi camp outside Burgersfort in Limpopo. The post Twickenham Platinum Mine lays off more than 50 workers appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. […]
  • LSG Sky Chef employees accuse company of being dishonest about operations during lockdown 7th Jul 2020
    The employees of airline catering company LSG Sky Chefs are accusing the company of continuing to operate despite receiving letters that the company will not be operational throughout the lockdown The post LSG Sky Chef employees accuse company of being dishonest about operations during lockdown appeared first on SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, […]
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  • Over 500 jobs on the line at Media24 7th Jul 2020
    Media24 plans to close multiple newspapers and magazines in a move that is set to cost over 500 jobs. Men’s Health and Runner’s World are among the titles earmarked for closure.
  • Massmart to cut up to 1 800 jobs at Game 7th Jul 2020
    Walmart-controlled retail group Massmart said on Tuesday that it will cut as many as 1 800 employees at its Game stores in South Africa.
  • Showmax Pro launched, offering live sports 7th Jul 2020
    MultiChoice Group's Showmax has launched Showmax Pro, which offers both video-on-demand entertainment programming and live-streamed sports from SuperSport.
  • Engen launches contactless payments app 7th Jul 2020
    Fuel retail giant Engen has launched a payment app for smartphones that does away with the need to use a point-of-sale terminal on its forecourts, thereby reducing the chances of contracting Covid-19.
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  • Investment team update 30th Jun 2020
    We take this opportunity to bid farewell to some of our investment team colleagues and announce a number of resultant promotions.
  • Leveraging technology to bring value-add to your advisory practice 29th Jun 2020
    Technology has never played as crucial a role in the day-to-day running of a business as it does currently in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.  In a recent...
  • COVID-19 cracked the crystal ball 21st Jun 2020
    Investors and their advisers continue to grapple with the question of what life, and indeed the world economy, will look like in the next one to three years....
  • Take charge of your finances during COVID-19 16th Jun 2020
    As we think about the day-to-day impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our families, friends, colleagues and communities, it’s easy to lose sight of our long-te...