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Some retailers such as Stuttafords have started shutting some of their department stores as the companies try to fend off liquidation.
Different sectors continue to shed jobs

Monday 22 May 2017 20:20

Different sectors continue to shed jobs as the country's economic conditions become more precarious and the political uncertainty increases.


Most Asia markets rally as dealers return from holiday

Tuesday 2 May 2017 11:23

Most Asian markets advanced Tuesday as regional investors returned from a long holiday weekend.


Salary scale remains a problem for SA domestic workers

Monday 1 May 2017 11:04

The biggest challenge South African domestic workers face is their salary says the Director at the Premium Domestic Services Namhla Duma.


Govt preaches 'fracking' plan to Karoo communities

Tuesday 25 April 2017 20:54

Godfrey Oliphant says government wants to make sure that communities in the Karoo understand the economic potential of shale gas extraction through hydraulic fracturing


NUMSA not consulted about job losses at Eskom - Jim

Sunday 12 March 2017 21:06

The National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA) says about 6 000 people could lose their jobs after Eskom announced plans to shut down five coal-fired power stations.


Fawu says the EU is treating the SA poultry industry unfairly.
Fawu urges govt to protect SA poultry industry

Friday 10 March 2017 16:04

The Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu) says unfair trade from the European Union is the main reason why the local poultry industry is facing collapse.


The Eastern Cape budget speech will be delivered on Thursday.
Opposition parties in E Cape expect budget that will boost economy

Wednesday 1 March 2017 15:35

Opposition parties in the Eastern Cape say they expect Finance MEC Sakhumzi Somyo to table a budget that will boost the economy and create jobs in the province.


David Mabuza says mining giant Exxaro will invest over R3,8 billion in Belfast in a new coal mine and create 1160 new jobs.
Mpumalanga govt to avert mine job losses

Monday 27 February 2017 15:06

The Mpumalanga Government is concerned about the loss of jobs in the mining sector.


Northern Cape, Premier Sylvia Lucas.
Lucas promises jobs in N Cape SOPA

Thursday 23 February 2017 20:35

Speaking during her State of the Province Address, Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas says her government will focus on the environment, culture and social sectors as potential employers.


Job seekers are yet to benefit from the Northern Cape’s nine point plan.
N Cape govt criticised for failing to create jobs

Monday 20 February 2017 19:45

Unemployment figures in the Northern Cape have almost doubled in the past few years.


Minister Edna Molewa conducted a sod turning ceremony where the lodge will be built in the park.
Sanparks to construct a safari lodge worth over R260 million

Saturday 18 February 2017 19:01

Sanparks has set aside over R260-million for the construction of a Skukuza Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park.


Zuma back in Parliament for SONA debate

Tuesday 14 February 2017 10:51

President Jacob Zuma will be back in Parliament again on Tuesday afternoon for the debate on his State of the Nation Address (SONA).


South Africa is not producing enough artisans to achieve the National Development Plan goals.
Higher education dept not reaching targets stipulated by NDP

Friday 10 February 2017 16:41

The Department of Higher Education is not reaching the targets for trained apprentices stipulated by the National Development Plan.


Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says the four day discussions will reflect strongly on achieving radical socio-economic transformation.
Defending jobs, creating new ones key focus of Cabinet Lekgotla

Wednesday 1 February 2017 20:55

Defending jobs and creating new ones are to be a key focus of the Cabinet Lekgotla currently underway in Pretoria.


The scam asks job seekers to pay between R2 000 and R4 000 in exchange for jobs at Coca Cola.
Coca Cola SA to job seekers: We would never sell you jobs

Wednesday 25 January 2017 17:47

Coca Cola SA has issued a warning to job seekers to be on the alert for individuals who are defrauding people by claiming to help them by-pass the recruitment process.


Retrenchments in SA’s mining industry on the rise  

Friday 20 January 2017 20:07

A new wave of retrenchments is underway in the mining industry.


Cosatu decries ‘job losses’ in poultry industry

Thursday 12 January 2017 08:05

Labour federation Cosatu says it is extremely concerned by the pending job cuts in the poultry industry.


In a statement, Netcare said the advertisements and messages claimed that Netcare and Netcare 911 were seeking to employ nurses, paramedics, or fill other positions.
Netcare warns the public of bogus job offers

Wednesday 11 January 2017 15:32

Authorities at the Netcare health group on Tuesday warned the public of bogus job offers and training scams being advertised on social media platforms and via SMSs and emails.


President Zuma’s New Year’s message

Friday 30 December 2016 19:08

President Jacob Zuma has prioritised economic transformation and nation building in his New Year message.


The unemployment rate figure in South Africa continues to grow.
Hard work is needed to improve employment rate

Tuesday 22 November 2016 19:40

The official unemployment rate figure in South Africa has increased to 27.1% in the third quarter from the 26.6% recorded in the second quarter.


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