SANParks Prepares to Reopen Accommodation Facilities

Article by: Emma Clayfield The South African National Parks (SANParks) has announced that it is preparing to recall its hospitality staff for a phased approach in the reopening of its overnight facilities. It’s almost time to #LiveYourWild in our national parks again. Watch this space for upcoming special offers on accommodation and camping. pic.twitter.com/KZ02IJUMx0 —…

Edcon To Retrench Around 22,000 employees

Article by: Natalie Müller This afternoon reports came out that South African retail group Edcon has sent retrenchment notices to all staff after it failed to field concrete offers from potential buyers. Edcon has now served retrenchment notices to about 22,000 employees. 22,000 retrenchments at Edcon will cause a chain reaction in the SA economy….

Just In: Personal Care Services Can Now Operate As Lockdown Restrictions have been lifted – Advance Level 3

Article by: Natalie Müller Just In: Lockdown Restrictions have been lifted for the following services: These economic activities include restaurants for sit down meals, accredited and licensed accommodation, conference and meetings for business, cinemas and theatres, casinos and personal care services. South Africa remains at lockdown level 3, but additional sectors of our economy will…

Hawks & NPA Arrest VBS Bank “KingPin” Tshifhiwa Matodzi in Morning Raid.

Article by: Jabu Dhludhlu Hawks have arrested VBS ‘kingpin’ Tshifhiwa Matodzi and other directors in an early morning raid on Wednesday. This afternoon the NPA and the HAWKS held a media briefing on progress on investigations into the Venda Building Society Mutual Bank which was founded in 1982 as a Building Society and became a…