Rising fuel price boosts work from home appeal

The Russian-Ukrainian war might be raging thousands of kilometres away from South Africa, but it will probably hobble plans by local companies to get employees back to offices after two years of working from home because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The war has driven fuel prices and is likely to push travel costs higher, hitting the pockets of workers already grappling with the economic fallout from the pandemic.

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Anathi Madubela
Anathi Madubela is a business journalist with a keen interest in the retail sector.

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