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MTN Imposes Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination On Its Staff

The MTN Group announced on Monday that it will implement a mandatory vaccination policy for employees starting from January and that employees who refuse...
Areas In Johannesburg To Experience Water Outage - SurgeZirc SA

Upgrade Project To Be Finished By Midday – Rand Water

Following the recent 54-hour water outage in over eight municipal areas in Gauteng, Johannesburg, Rand Water says the upgrade project for adequate water supply...

Energy Crisis Set To Increase Petrol Price – Minister Mantashe

SurgeZirc SA reports that the recent energy/power crisis in South Africa will see an increase in petrol price from Wednesday. This is according to...

Free State Police Officers Lock Man In Dog Cage (Video)

A video of a man being transported inside a dog cage on the back of a police vehicle is being circulated as the latest...

Armed Gangs Loot South Africa Gold Smelters

For the past two years, armed gangs have been mounting brazen attacks at gold smelting facilities in South Africa, with Dubai, India and China...

SABC Suspends Retrenchment Process As Protests Loom

The SABC has suspended its plans to retrench hundreds of workers amid a week of tensions that saw unions threatening to strike. The public broadcaster...
Andre De Ruyter Cites Net Loss of R20.5 Billion As Eskom Drowns In Debt-SurgeZirc SA

Andre De Ruyter Cites Net Loss of R20.5 Billion As Eskom...

Eskom has made a net loss of R20.5-billion in the financial year which ended in March CEO Andre de Ruyter said poor sales were...

SAA Technical Meets Unions After Failing To Pay 50% Workers’ Salaries

South African Airways Technical (SAAT) on Sunday said it was in discussions with labour unions to resolve salary shortages at the aircraft maintenance company. The...
New SA Law To Block Foreign Nationals From Working In Certain Sectors-SurgeZirc SA

New SA Law To Block Foreign Nationals From Working In Certain...

Gauteng provincial government wants to block foreign nationals from operating some businesses in the townships as in of the plans to build up South...

After Offensive Hair Advert Chaos Unilever Will Work With Government

A decision was taken by Unilever after a meeting with EFF leader Julius Malema, and Clicks two weeks back. Unilever announced that it would...

KFC Ditches Its “Finger Lickin’ Good” Slogan Due To Coronavirus

It’s no longer ‘Finger-Lickin' Good’ at KFC. The fast-food chain has ditched its slogan for the first time in 64 years amid the coronavirus...

Cosatu Calls On Alcohol Ban To Be Lifted In Level 2

The African National Congress (ANC) Tripartite Alliance Congress of South African Trade Union (Cosatu), is calling on government to lift the alcohol ban in...

SAB Intends To Reverse Plans To Invest R2.5b Due To Alcohol...

South African Breweries (SAB) has decided not to invest R2.5 billion in its annual capital and infrastructure upgrade programme for 2020, due to ban...

R70BN IMF Loan Will Focus On Creating Jobs For All South...

National Treasury on Monday said that the multi-billion-rand loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) would be used to forge a new economy and...

Alcohol Industry Won’t Take Government’s U-Turn On Alcohol Ban

The alcohol manufacturers and restaurateurs says they will not take government’s U-turn lying down or ban of alcohol for the second time. They said they...

SA’s Alcohol Industry Slams Ramaphosa For Reinstating The Alcohol Ban

The South African alcohol industry says it is disappointed with the decision to reinstate the prohibition of the sale of alcohol with immediate effect...
Eskom COO Accused Of Giving Jobs To His In-Laws

Eskom COO Accused Of Giving Jobs To His In-Laws

Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer is under the cosh once more this week after it was revealed that the business executive had actively sought-out positions...

Taxis To Load 100% Capacity, Long Distance Travel Starts On Monday

The South African National Taxi Association says all taxis will load at 100% capacity from Monday, June 29. The announcement was made in a livestream...
Edgars And Jet On Auction Block After 91 Years Of South African Trading

Edcon Serves 22,000 Employees With Retrenchment Notices

SA's biggest non-food retailer Edcon has served 22,000 of its employees with notices of retrenchments as it blames load-shedding and the initial 45-day hard...
Edgars And Jet On Auction Block After 91 Years Of South African Trading

Edgars And Jet On Auction Block After 91 Years Of South...

Edgars needs buyers to make binding offers by the end of June to prevent the start of wind-up proceedings, putting at risk the future...

Fuel Price To Hike Ahead Of Move To Lockdown Level 3

Bad news ahead of level 3 shift, South Africans have enjoyed some significant fuel price decreases, it set to reverse as SA’s fuel price...

Increase In Villagers’ Income As They Trade Covid-19 Herbs (Umhloyane)

The Covid-19 pandemic has implemented a new business venture to some villagers in Mpumalanga, Limpopo and the Eastern Cape, trade takes place. The trade-in Artemisia...

Public Servants Association Heading To Court Over Salaries

The disgruntled Public Servants Association will be heading to court over public workers wage increase. The association said it was taking this route after...

Capitec Clients Who Lost Income Due To Lockdown Covered For 12...

Capitec customers, who have lost some or all their salary because of the worldwide pandemic and lockdown, can have their debt instalments covered for...
Edgars And Jet On Auction Block After 91 Years Of South African Trading

Edcon Can’t Pay Suppliers, May Not Re-open After Lockdown

Edcon Holdings Ltd., South Africa’s second-biggest clothing retailer, said it may not be able to re-open at the end of a three-week national shutdown...
Eskom Says No Load Shedding Expected On Saturday-SurgeZirc SA

Eskom Says No Load Shedding Expected On Saturday

Eskom has assured that there is a low risk of load shedding again for Saturday. According to the statement, the utility said “the risk of...

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