African Investors agree that fast-tracking the African Union’s 5% infrastructure agenda is critical in the fight against COVID-19.
A majority of unions at SAA have decided to take a pay cut to mitigate the impact of the coronavirus pandemic which has seen all flights grounded.
The Traditional Healers’ Organisation (THO) has called on government and African leaders across the African Union to unite and forge an African health organisation akin to the World Health Organisation (WHO), but one that embraces traditional African medicine.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says the cooperation of unions at South African Airways (SAA) would play a crucial role in the formation of a new airline, which is still work in progress.
Teacher unions in KwaZulu-Natal have cast doubt on the province’s readiness for schools to re-open on the 1st of June.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africans must be prepared for a new reality in which the fight against COVID-19 becomes part of citizens’ daily existence, for the coming year or more.
Administrators trying save South African Airways (SAA) will appeal a court ruling that ordered them to halt a layoff process, one of the administrators Siviwe Dongwana told Reuters.
Unions representing SAA staff have urged the airline’s Business Rescue Practitioners to participate in efforts to save the struggling airline and not simply push for retrenchments.
Human Rights Watch has called on the Chinese government to end the alleged discriminatory treatment of African nationals amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.