Mbalula said only full operations at the Mossel Bay and Saldanha Bay ports for the movement of cargo would be permitted.
In a briefing to the media on Saturday, Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula advised on what the restrictions would be under alert level 3 of the lockdown, starting on 1 June.
Kylie Jenner isn’t a billionaire after all, Forbes magazine said Friday as it accused the reality TV star’s family of ‘inflating the value of her cosmetics business for years’.
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SA needs ‘big plans and long-term vision’ for growth
Forget crisis management, a long-term strategy is needed for SA’s ailing economy to function within the confines of the Covid-19 pandemic, with a shift in thinking and clear policies, experts say.
Although liquor sales are allowed from 1 June, the two-month ban on the sale of alcohol, combined with a ban on exports, has had a devastating impact on the wine industry.
Bonakele says although prices of essential goods spiked as a result of panic buying, they have since stabilized.

Business News Mantashe confirms 384 Covid-19 cases in mining industry

The minister also announced that failure to follow the Covid-19 regulations under level 3 will be regarded as a criminal offence.

Business News Patel lauds SA for ramping up production of surgical masks

The minister says that in May, 25 million masks were manufactured and that by the end of June another 31 million are expected to have been produced.

Business News Business in Level 3 – what you need to know

As South Africa moves from a prohibitive nationwide lockdown to a more collaborative alert Level 3 employers have been asked to introduce rotational and staggered working schedules in order to maintain physical distancing and to limit congestion in public transport.

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Level 3 ‘comes too late, economic damage has been done’

Business News Level 3 ‘comes too late, economic damage has been done’

An economist says the easing of certain restrictions in the move to level 3 on Monday will help the economy – with at least eight million people set to return to work – but it will take many years to ‘get out of the hole’ the country is in.

Business News DA to write to CIPC as ‘Gordhan hijacked SAA’s rescue process’

The party says SAA’s business rescue practitioners’ decision to declare that the airline should not be liquidated was motivated by Gordan.

Business News Malema slams tobacco ban as ‘abuse of power’ while Ramaphosa has effectively ‘quit’ as No 1

The EFF leader has hit out at government, suggesting that black people will die because the state has not adequately prepared for the infection peak as it claims.

Business News Dlamini-Zuma gazettes return of alcohol sales and other level 3 relaxations

Drinkers will be relieved that, despite Dlamini-Zuma reportedly being heavily opposed to the sale of alcohol, liquor stores and websites will be allowed to trade between 9am and 5pm from Mondays to Thursdays.

Business Government looking for post Covid-19 infrastructure funding to reboot economy

Government looking at opportunities across the economy to try and entice investors.

Business News How Abel Sithole rose above 200 others to become the new PIC boss

The Public Investment Corporation has not had a permanent chief executive since the resignation of Dan Matjila in December 2018.

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Landlords and tenants alike suffer Covid-19 cash crunch

Business News Landlords and tenants alike suffer Covid-19 cash crunch

Managing director of Trafalgar Property Management Andrew Schaefer expects the rental market, under pressure even before the lockdown, to get worse.

Business News US revokes Hong Kong special status as furor grows on China law

The US law says that Hong Kong would lose the trading advantages, including lower tariffs, that it enjoys with the world’s largest economy.

Business News African Development Bank chief hits back over graft accusations

The US is pressing for an independent probe into charges by whistleblowers — declared as unfounded by an internal inquiry — of alleged embezzlement and favouritism.

Business DA wants clarity on Covid-19 TERS payments for immigrants

The party also raised their concerns after UIF hadn’t begun accepting the Covid-19 TERS applications for May, which was meant to go live on Tuesday.

Business SAA’s June flight plans denied by business rescue practitioners

The airline published a statement on its website saying it was resuming domestic services next month.





 

 


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