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Glaring lack of health insurance and retirement reform detail in this year’s budget speech

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s budget speech for the 2015/6 tax year did not reveal any details about proposed National Health Insurance and few on the postponed retirement reforms, meaning that South African ...
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Liberty delivers another year of solid operational performance with growth of 18%

Refocused strategy positions the group for a new growth phase Financial Highlights BEE normalised operating earnings up 18% BEE normalised group equity value per share up 11% BEE normalised return ...
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Medical aid schemes: Late joiner penalties

According to the Medical Schemes Act, a medical scheme may not refuse your membership application if you are a South African citizen, but they may impose what is called a late joiner penalty. The funding model ...
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Measles makes a comeback

Worrying surge in new cases in US and SA emphasises importance of vaccinations Six hundred and forty-four cases of measles were reported in the United States (US) last year and already 141 cases in 17 states ...
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HIV: “It’s time to move towards elimination”

Doctor committed to eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV Over the past decade, South Africa has made significant progress in the prevention of HIV transmission from mother to child through widespread ...
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Integrating the Various Financial Services Ombud Schemes

On 23 January, our article: Improving Internal Complaint Mechanisms discussed the proposed measures, contained under the draft Market Conduct Framework, to align your internal complaints management framework with ...
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Netcare scoops national CSR award for third consecutive year

Netcare has been awarded the 2015 national PMR. africa Diamond Arrow Award in the category, private hospital and clinic groups, in recognition of the group’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) programmes ...
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Tips to make the most of your pregnancy this Pregnancy Awareness Week (10 – 16 February)

The journey towards motherhood is truly remarkable. As a mother-to-be, you can empower yourself to make the most of your pregnancy by being informed about and being prepared for the significant changes your body ...
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Wrongful death and medical malpractice claims in South Africa

Joan Rivers’ daughter claims compensation after alleged medical malpractice: wrongful death actions By Jay Page and Yasin Chetty Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Melissa Rivers, the daughter of ...
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Coping through cutting

The phenomenon of self-injury where individuals deliberately inflict physical harm to themselves as a means of coping with pain and turmoil, is worldwide on the rise: from hospital settings and schools, to the ...
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The Retail Distribution Review - Who should pay the Piper?

While there is clarity on the existing remuneration system, which is essentially commission driven, proposals under the Retail Distribution Review aim to differentiate between various kinds of services, and establish ...
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Law Society welcomes implementation of the National Forum on the Legal Profession

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) welcomes the implementation of Parts 1 and 2 of Chapter 10 of the Legal Practice Act 28 of 2014, which on Sunday, 1 February 2015 will bring into effect the National Forum ...
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Medical insurance gives employers a cost-effective alternative in ensuring employee wellness

Workplace absenteeism costs the South African economy R16 billion a year; 17% of South Africans enjoy the benefits of well-resourced private clinics and hospitals due to medical aid, leaving 83% of the ...
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Consolidation of financial services legislation

The Draft Market Conduct Framework, published in December last year, identified the diversity of legislation regulating different sectors of the industry as one cause for the Regulator’s inability to supervise ...
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Dealing with anxiety and change

Throughout one’s life change is a constant companion. More often than not, the beginning of a new year tends to herald some form of transition, whether it is going a different school or university, starting ...
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Improving Internal Complaints Mechanisms

The “Draft Market Conduct Framework”, published in December, is certainly a goldmine in terms of trying to gauge what the future holds for the industry. The information published below is extracted ...
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