DTI proposes debt relief for retrenched workers, low income groups

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
loading...
Loading, please wait...

Cape Town – The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recommends changes to the National Credit Act that will allow the minister to prescribe debt relief measures to over-indebted households from time to time.

This would include debt forgiveness to certain groups of over-indebted people. 

READ: ANC calls for debt forgiveness as consumers owe R1.63trn

Read this for free
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Rand - Dollar
16.41
+0.2%
Rand - Pound
19.83
-0.0%
Rand - Euro
16.70
+0.1%
Rand - Aus dollar
11.51
+0.4%
Rand - Yen
0.12
+1.0%
Gold
1,774.77
-0.3%
Silver
20.14
-0.7%
Palladium
2,154.71
+0.1%
Platinum
935.65
-0.3%
Brent Crude
95.10
-3.2%
Top 40
64,726
+1.1%
All Share
71,505
+1.1%
Resource 10
65,387
+3.3%
Industrial 25
87,072
+0.1%
Financial 15
16,239
+0.5%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Company Snapshot
Government tenders

Find public sector tender opportunities in South Africa here.

Government tenders
This portal provides access to information on all tenders made by all public sector organisations in all spheres of government.
Browse tenders