Channel Chat – VACCINATION FOR (COVID-19): EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES

THE STANCE REGARDING THE VACCINATION FOR (COVID-19): EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES The first shipment of (COVID-19) vaccinations has arrived. The president stressed that no person will be forced to take the vaccine. “But I want to be clear. Nobody will be forced to take this vaccine. Nobody will be forbidden from traveling, from enrolling at school,…

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Channel Chat – TERS applications 16 September 2020 – 15 October 2020

(COVID-19) TERS benefit applications for 16 September 2020 to 15 October 2020 is open and will close on 31 December 2020. No further applications for this period will be accepted beyond that date. TERS benefits are, still, only available where the employer: Is not yet permitted to operate, either fully or partially, due to lockdown…

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Channel Chat – BBBEE

Dear valued Client For your perusal, the following refers: THE QUESTION ABOUT THE END OF BBBEE INEVITABLY COMES UP BUT: RAMAPHOSA SAYS BEE POLICIES WILL NOT BE SCRAPPED President Ramaphosa has defended BBBEE policies, adding that they will not be scrapped. Ramaphosa also dismissed claims that the BEE policies were discriminatory, and that government will…

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Channel Chat – GOVERNMENT CANNOT REJECT TENDER APPLICATIONS PURELY ON RACE: SUPREME COURT OF APPEAL

State-owned companies cannot disqualify prospective suppliers who are not majority black-owned without first considering the price and proposition of the tender, the Supreme Court of Appeal ruled on 02 November 2020. Preferential Procurement regulations allow organs of state to disqualify tenders in advance, simply because a company was not 51 (Fifty-one) % black-owned, for example.…

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