Concerns that the Fed will have to wrestle with elevated inflation for a long time slowed this week’s rally
The All Blacks might be the one team for whom altitude is not a disadvantage when they play the Springboks
The industry was hit hard by the floods that devastated KwaZulu-Natal last ye
Mahumapelo is believed to be behind court challenge seeking to halt provincial conference
Toto Consortium makes an offer valued at R7bn for a stake in SA’s third-largest mobile phone company
Expectations are retail sales grew about 0.5% in June, but indications are SA consumers are starting to feel the hurt from inflation
Parent company London-listed Pearson Plc said the disposal was part of a strategic review.
The writer is likely to lose an eye and has nerve damage in his arm and wounds to his liver
Rushdie’s condition is not immediately known
The Labour Laws Amendment Bill‚ which was passed by the National Assembly on Tuesday‚ has been hailed as an achievement for parental rights as it allows for all parents to access leave‚ regardless of gender.
According to Sonke Gender Justice’s Wessel van den Berg: “This bill is a landmark achievement for LGBTQI (lesbian‚ gay‚ bisexual‚ transsexual‚ queer and intersex) people and for sexual orientation and gender identity rights in SA, since it is gender-neutral and allows for adoption and surrogacy leave,” which was not available before.
“The bill now allows for all parents to access leave. This includes fathers and adoptive parents‚” he said.
In terms of the bill‚ an employee who is a parent and is not entitled to maternity leave‚ is entitled to 10 consecutive days’ parental leave when their child is born or when an adoption order is granted.
It also enables an adoptive parent of a child less than two years old to take adoption leave of two months and two weeks consecutively. If th...
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