Monday 27 October 2014 16:54
South Africa has 20.1 million economically active people but the country's labour absorption rate has remained stagnant at around 42.8%.
Sunday 19 October 2014 10:00
Economic development should be made meaningful to those who live far away from economic hubs in South Africa, Parliament's select committee on international relations said on Sunday.
Sunday 19 October 2014 08:50
The ANC’s newly-elected chairperson of the Peter Mokaba Region, Motalane Monakedi, says the region has resolved to establish committees to identify and explore local economic activities.
Thursday 9 October 2014 16:02
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to nearly its lowest level since before the 2007-09 recession, a sign of growing steam in the US labour market.
Sunday 5 October 2014 14:45
Some of the one hundred beneficiaries of the JG Zuma Foundation who graduated in Durban this weekend are still without jobs.
Thursday 25 September 2014 20:15
Government wants to strengthen its extended Public Works programmes to create 6 million job opportunities over the next five years.
Saturday 20 September 2014 17:10
Less money is being spent on job creation and the economy needs to be restructured.
Friday 19 September 2014 10:05
A leading tax expert says government may not have enough revenue collection for the 2015/2016 financial years.
Thursday 11 September 2014 15:57
South Africa's Reserve Bank may need to hike interest rates as soon as November to tackle high inflation and a weak currency even though the economy is struggling to create jobs.
Monday 25 August 2014 07:25
The Department of Trade and Industry announced that it will create a hundred black industrialists in the next three years.
Tuesday 19 August 2014 20:25
National Union of Mine Workers (NUM) is calling on the government to intervene and stop what it calls yet another jobs blood bath in the mining industry.
Tuesday 19 August 2014 09:05
Professor Salim Vally says that the popular view that education is not supplying the skills that business requires to create jobs is disingenuous.
Saturday 9 August 2014 13:34
Women gathered at the King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi, KwaZulu-Natal for the national Women’s Day celebrations, have expressed hope for a better life.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 20:17
The V&A Waterfront has become one of the greatest developments in the Mother City.
Thursday 17 July 2014 11:19
There is a view that too many South Africans have become too dependent on government benefits for survival.
Monday 14 July 2014 19:24
It will take months for production in the mining and manufacturing sectors to be restored, and for the economy to recover after the labour unrest in the respective sectors.
Wednesday 9 July 2014 19:39
DA Parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane has called on President Jacob Zuma not to sign into law three bills referred to him by parliament. Maimane says these bills will cost jobs if they become law.
Tuesday 8 July 2014 19:24
Telkom may soon have to defend its plans to shed jobs in the labour court.
Monday 7 July 2014 16:20
In a world of population growth, over consumption and growing mountains of waste, GOWI AG has developed a technology that is to remove huge landfills of rubber waste.
Tuesday 1 July 2014 10:00
Transnet Chief Executive Officer Brian Molefe says that the company's performance is driven by the possibility to create jobs.