Opinion

South Africa’s Middle Class Faces Pending NHI Funding Impact

South Africa’s Middle Class Faces Pending NHI Funding Impact

NHI Funding Uncertainty: The article discusses the looming uncertainty surrounding the funding of South Africa's National Health Insurance (NHI) and…

2024-01-26

South Africa’s Domestic Workers Face Job Insecurity Amid Economic Challenges

Economic Pressures on South African Households: The article highlights the economic challenges faced by South African households, including rising defaults,…

2024-01-25

South Africa’s 2024 Elections Spark Concerns of Unrest

Concerns Over Socio-Political Unrest: As South Africa approaches its 2024 national elections, apprehensions arise among various sectors about potential social…

2023-12-20

South Africa Contemplates Wealth Tax for Basic Income Grant

Proposal for Wealth Tax: The Institute for Economic Justice (IEJ) recommends implementing a 1% wealth tax on South Africa's top…

2023-12-18

South African Doctors Defend Professional Autonomy Against NHI Bill

Doctor Opposition: South African doctors and specialists vehemently oppose the NHI bill, citing corruption, decay, and mismanagement in the public…

2023-12-14

Discovery CEO Flags Funding Gap in South Africa’s Healthcare

Funding Shortfall in NHI Bill: Adrian Gore, CEO of Discovery, highlights a significant financial gap within South Africa's proposed National…

2023-12-12

South African Workplace Evolution: Bridging Employee-Office Disconnect

Discrepancy between employee preferences and office attendance: Despite expressing a desire to utilize office spaces for around two-thirds of a…

2023-12-09

Resurgent South African Corporate Appeal Sparks Global Investor Interest

International Investor Interest: Despite challenging macroeconomic conditions, international investors are showing keen interest in South African corporate opportunities, with a…

2023-12-08

South Africa’s Governance Rift: Private Sector Accusations Ignite Controversy

Allegations of the private sector undermining South Africa's government: Minister accuses businesses of sabotaging state efforts based on ongoing financial…

2023-11-24

South Africa Urged: Pay Living Wage for Equitable Compensation

Advocacy for a Living Wage: Professor Ines Meyer and various research institutions urge South African employers to consider paying a…

2023-11-22