Business and labour on Friday welcomed the government's amendments to the directive governing the Covid-19 Temporary Employee/Employer Relief Scheme (TERS), saying the changes brought clarity to its structure.

The TERS, administered by the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), was established by employment and labour minister Thulas Nxesi on March 25 to provide relief to those in formal employment expected to lose their income due to the Covid-19 lockdown...

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