Restaurant Association calls on govt to publish trading regulations

eNCA reports that the Restaurant Association of South Africa is appealing with government to urgently publish trading regulations. The association’s CEO Wendy Alberts says they have been ready to reopen for weeks and the delays are further crippling the industry. “I don’t know why they don’t understand the urgency of how crippled our industry is and how completely decimated the restaurant industry is.

“It is imperative, we have put all the proposed measures in place to advocate through government, Cogta on our responsibility, and our readiness to open. We are absolutely ready to open today,” she said. Alberts says they are ready to get back to business.


Limpopo community health workers demand permanent jobs

GroundUP writes that several hundred people under the banner of Limpopo Community Health Workers marched on Tuesday from Giyani police station to the Mopani District Department of Health. These health workers want to be made permanent employees. They also claim the municipality owes them money. They say they were paid R2,200 but should have received R3,500 […]

Relief at the pumps as petrol price drops

eNCA reports that motorists will get some relief at the pumps from Wednesday. Both grades of petrol will drop by 10 cents a litre. Diesel users aren’t that lucky and will pay 21 cents more a litre. The price of paraffin is also set to rise by 21 cents a litre. The prices are typically affected by […]