The year-on-year rise of liquidations as a result of COVID-19 makes for grim reading, especially for struggling SMMEs in the country.
The latest report from Stats SA says the country added a further 701 000 people to its unemployed ranks in the fourth quarter of 2020.
Education was the second highest expenditure for the government behind general and public services.
Tourism in the country has been wracked by COVID-19 and the lockdowns, but it has seen a slight increase in September.
The number of South Africans who simply didn’t look for work during lockdown increased according to Statistics South Africa.
An online survey from Stats SA is being used to better fight the pandemic.
Statistics South Africa says consecutive contractions in the country’s quarterly GDP has led to the current economic state.
Almost 700 000 residents will get access to free WiFi across the Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality.
StatsSA released its latest figures on unemployment rates in South Africa.
New substations will also be built to improve distributed of electricity across the municipality.
Many are forced to use coal and wood for basic activities such as cooking.