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Q. COVID-19 has changed the world of work. Since employment opportunities are becoming scarce, new types of jobs are emerging, people are willing to reskill themselves and working from home is becoming common practice.
Famsville Solicitors
As an update on our article on countries that were placed on the red-list in Nigeria, we would like to bring to your attention that India was removed from the list on the 13th of September 2021...
Kenna Partners
According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), as at 27 July 2021 Nigeria has recorded 171,324 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 2,134 deaths with a case fatality rate of 1.3% .
Famsville Solicitors
The Nigerian government has taken a couple of steps to curb the spread of Covid-19 and the Delta variant in Nigeria. One of such steps is the introduction of stringent restrictions...
Kenna Partners
It has been widely predicted that the Corona Virus Infectious Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic would lead to a paralysis of the economies of several nations both developed and developing...
KPMG Nigeria
Unprecedented – the word that seemed to adequately capture the general sentiments around the COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on the global economy.
South Africa
Movement of persons is now prohibited between 00H00 until 04H00 daily.
In this alert, we broadly outline the recent developments concerning the COVID-19 TERS benefit, which has been extended for certain employees, and which benefit will now be paid directly to employees.
Webber Wentzel
​​​The DMRE has issued an updated Guideline for a Mandatory Code of Practice for mines, which mainly differs from the May 2020 Guideline in providing a full set of annexures and guideline documents...
As firms reopen and pandemic lingers, health and safety obligations rise (Engineering News & Mining Weekly
Following the president's announcement on 25 July 2021 where the president mentioned the re-introduction of the social relief of distress grant, the Minister of Social Development held a media briefing on 4 August 2021.
On Friday, 6 August 2021, GN. 701 of 2021 was published in Government Gazette No. 44947.
Among the other challenges facing employers in the COVID-19 pandemic is the increasing prevalence of "long COVID".
United Arab Emirates
Hassan Elhais
In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the public authorities in the UAE have taken proactive and adequate measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of its citizens, residents and visitors.
Hassan Elhais
The much-awaited world expo has begun this October 2021 in Dubai. Originally scheduled for October 2020 and later postponed to 2021 due to the effects of covid-19 and the related travel restrictions.
Envoy Global, Inc.
On Sept. 19, 2021, the UAE government approved the cancellation of COVID-19 entry testing requirements. This decision is in response to decreased COVID-19 infection rates in the country.
Hassan Elhais
The Covid-19 pandemic is still interfering heavily with international trade creating disruptions and delays on an unprecedented scale.
The Presidential Decree amends Presidential Decree No. 207/21 of 31 August, updating the measures to prevent and control the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and COVID-19...
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
Zimbabwe has been under level 4 restrictions since July 2021 and has impacted the functioning of only private business but public sector with the Judiciary not being spared.
ChimwaMurombe Legal Practice
Following the declaration by the World Health Organization of COVID-19 as a global pandemic, a state of disaster was declared in Zimbabwe on the 20th of March 2020.
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