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Canada-based tech start-up, CostCertified, has announced the opening of their new headquarters in Cape Town’s city centre. Providing a first-of-its-kind cost estimating software for the residential construction industry, CostCertified joins over 550 firms in Africa’s Silicon Valley.


In the first quarter of 2022, Statistics South Africa (StatsSA) revealed that the unemployment rate increased to 63.9% for people aged 15-24 years old. On the other hand, unemployment stood at 42.1% for the 25-34 age group, prompting government to find ways to combat youth unemployment. 

 


The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) provides crucial financial support to workers who have lost income due to various circumstances. 


This week Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana tabled the first Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) of his tenure


South Africans are waiting in anticipation for Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana to deliver his maiden Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS).


 South Africa’s Minister of Finance Enoch Godongwana will deliver the first Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS) of his tenure.


The Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdowns it brought, has had a lasting impact on the South African economy. 


The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) recently announced that they will be distributing short-term financial relief to workers who were affected by the July unrest in parts of KwaZulu Natal and Gauteng.


The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) and the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) both provide relief to people living in South Africa. However, their mandates are different.

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