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Jan 15

Union Strike

Of the R1.25 trillion consolidated expenditure in the 2014 Budget, spending on social services amounts to R744.2 billion.
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Sep 14

Smartphones could beat doctors to diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease

SMARTPHONES can act as "pocket doctors", diagnosing Parkinson’s and other degenerative diseases with astonishing accuracy on the basis of users’ movements and voice.
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Sep 14

BEE share-purchase deals SA’s biggest corporate fraud

BLACK economic empowerment (BEE) share-purchase schemes are the biggest untold corporate fraud of 20 years of democracy in South Africa. Vendor companies deliberately misrepresent these schemes as discounts to unsuspecting potential BEE participants, who lack the financial aptitude to understand the prospectus.
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Sep 14

Global players recognise ‘value of emerging markets’

EMERGING - market investment company LeapFrog Investments has raised R4.2bn ($400m) for a new fund, 12 months after the $204m first close of the fund, it said on Wednesday.
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12

Sep 14

Efficient public transport still eludes working-class citizens

THE card scanner on Johannesburg’s Rea Vaya bus rapid transit (BRT) system reads "insufficient balance". The attendants say it’s malfunctioning but I cannot be let in; they need to be sure that my balance is sufficient. But my card cannot be checked at this station — the computers are offline.
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Sep 14

High court vindicates watchdog’s inquiry into private health sector

ON AUGUST 22, Judge Elias Motajane handed down judgment in the Netcare vs KPMG and Competition Commission case. Netcare brought the case because it believed that KPMG, having previously done work for Netcare, should be prevented from assisting the commission in its inquiry into the private healthcare sector, claiming a conflict of interest.
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Hospersa Trade Union

Hospersa professionally organises and serves to protect workers’ interests and rights in the workplace. This is done in a democratic manner, free from employers’ and political interference. As a signatory of the Public Service Charter, Hospersa ensures that it is an active social partner.

About Us

Hospersa represents members in every establishment where they are employed. The members elect shop stewards among themselves to represent them in the workplace.

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Who We Represent

Hospersa is a trade union for employees in the Public Service as well as in the private sector. Hospersa also organises members in nongovernmental organisations and parastatals.

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