AFRICA

[Egypt] Private sector workers get minimum wage for first time [Egypt] Private sector workers get minimum wage for first time

The Planning Ministry said the new wage was set at 2,400 Egyptian pounds ($135) per month, citing a decision by...
16 Jul 2021

[South Africa] Promoting workplace disability inclusion [South Africa] Promoting workplace disability inclusion

An inclusive workplace values all employees for their strengths and abilities.
15 Jun 2021

[Nigeria] Over 1 million have benefited from Survival Fund scheme [Nigeria] Over 1 million have benefited from Survival Fund scheme

The payment to new beneficiaries of the Payroll Support track and the one-time General MSME Grant began at the end...
09 Jun 2021

[Egypt] Government will set private sector minimum wage [Egypt] Government will set private sector minimum wage

Ms El-Said reportedly made recommendations proposing a new minimum wage in cooperation with the Prices and Living Standards Committee.
24 May 2021

[Nigeria] Additional 20,000 people accessed payroll support scheme [Nigeria] Additional 20,000 people accessed payroll support scheme

The latest figures brought the total beneficiaries of the Payroll Support Scheme to 465,820 nationwide.
10 May 2021

[Nigeria] Expats must present proof of tax payment to renew permits [Nigeria] Expats must present proof of tax payment to renew permits

All expatriates - including nationals of the Economic Community of West African States - must present proof of tax payment...
19 Apr 2021