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2020 has not only been an uncertain year but a testing one with various organisations making drastic decisions, the safety and compliance of each company must be taken into consideration.

A variant of Covid-19 is said to be behind the fast pace of the second wave of the virus. Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize held a media briefing, saying the variant was discovered by scientists in South Africa.  

Good news for motorists, as the department of transport has extended the grace period for driving licenses. All driving licences that expired between 26 March 2020 and 31 December 2020 will now expire on a new date. 

More than 800 000 Covid-19 cases have been recorded in South Africa and people are eager for a vaccine. Many countries are taking steps towards securing a vaccine and South Africa is one of them. 

Live events will be taking a backseat this festive season in the Garden Route. The Western Cape has been trying to save lives but around 100 000 jobs have already been lost in the live events industry.

The festive season is here, but the country is still under lockdown. Hosting and attending big events may be tempting, so KwaZulu-Natal has decided to act ahead .

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to speak tonight. He is expected to announce new measures to control the recent resurgence in cases in some provinces. 

Absa has been trying to recover after an employee recently leaked client data to third parties. Some customers have been concerned, but Absa has called for calm as no customer pin codes or passwords have been compromised.

The United Kingdom has approved Pfizer's vaccine, making it the first country to officially approve a vaccine for Covid-19. The release of the vaccine in the UK is expected to start as early as next week. 

As South Africa embraces 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence, employers are reminded to make workplaces safer environments for employees. 

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