B4SA concerned at NCCC decision on UIF TERS extension

ASATA has received the below statement from Business for South Africa (B4SA) B4SA has learned with great concern that the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) has decided that the COVID Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme (TERS) benefit should not be extended any further. Under the current TERS Direction, the benefit applied to 15 September, although President Ramophosa had committed […]

IATA Upgrades Travel Industry Designator Service (TIDS)

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has enhanced its Travel Industry Designator Service (TIDS) and will also no longer charge travel agencies to use the service. With the improved overall user experience, agencies can now self-manage their profile online, simplifying the processes for both themselves and the travel suppliers. TIDS is an IATA program which provides a […]

UK and countries across Europe go back into lockdown. What do you need to know?

Across the UK and Europe, countries are heading back into different forms of lockdown in a bid to limit the spread of coronavirus. United Kingdom (UK) The UK government has announced the country will be going into a second lockdown from 05 November until 02 December, as a result of rapidly rising COVID-19 numbers. The UK […]