UIF looks to updated databases to strengthen payment controls
The Unemployment Insurance Fund partners with other government entities to create an updated database for Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme payments.
‘Weak’ govt IT systems enabled COVID-19 corruption, says auditor-general
The auditor-general’s audit unravels governance and information technology gaps, which created opportunities for abuse of COVID-19 relief initiatives.
SASSA gives rejected COVID-19 grant applicants a ‘lifeline’
The agency switches to an updated database after discovering declined applicants actually do qualify for the R350 relief grant.
Cell C, labour unions ready to square off over jobs
Unions say they communicated their displeasure to Cell C management and hope to get an urgent meeting to engage on this matter.
Vodacom zero-rates UIF site for COVID-19 benefit claims
Zero-rating the Web site will assist those affected by virus-disrupted earnings to get information about the UIF and/or apply for benefits.
Govt intros new digital portal for company registration
The Department of Trade and Industry launches an online portal which allows entrepreneurs to register a company within a day.