Talk of possible relaxation in light of pending court cases

Thousands of farmers and farmworkers have been doomed to bankruptcy and job losses by excessive lockdown measures and the destruction of markets and value chains. “Across the world, the media are critical about the incomprehensible policy framework in terms of which the wine and tobacco industries have been smothered and hunters as lifeline of the […]

Relaxation of regulations too little, too late

Pres. Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement of a relaxation of the lockdown regulations to reduce the economic damage caused by the government’s excessive state of lockdown, is too little and too late for many farmers, agricultural industries and value chains, according to Dr Theo de Jager, Chairperson of Saai’s Board of Directors. For the game industry, already […]