Truck hire app Droppa sees surge in sanitiser transportation
The “Uber for trucks and bakkies” platform witnesses an uptick in essential goods transported across the country.
E-taxi services to transport only essential workers during lockdown
While e-hailing services will not be allowed to operate normally for the duration of the 21-day lockdown, they will be permitted to ferry essential services staff.
SA urged to promote gig economy as unemployment takes toll
Analysts believe the gig economy can alleviate the problem of joblessness in the country, which is at its highest rate since 2008.