Editorials
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21 Dec 2021
7:20 am

It’s not looking good for 2022

Editorials

Our level of unemployment has never been so high and the report highlights this as 17% of respondents were unemployed this year, up from 12% last year.

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We’ve always known how Covid stunted the economy. It’s been close to two years of misery for most businesses and entrepreneurs, with many not seeing any opportunity to bounce back. Now, through the Covid Insights Report, we are able to understand the full effect it has had on our economy and livelihoods. Our level of unemployment has never been so high and the report highlights this as 17% of respondents were unemployed this year, up from 12% last year. ALSO READ: Unemployment in SA: Vaccine mandate can help clot jobs haemorrhage Mike Schussler said: “Although a small sample was used,...