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NDP bearing fruits in E Cape

Friday 24 June 2016 16:17

Jeff Radebe believes that the National Development Plan is playing a pivotal role in reshaping infrastructural development in Mthatha, Eastern Cape.


The programme is one of department's efforts to empower communities, create jobs and alleviate poverty.
Cogta launches Community Works Programme in KZN

Friday 17 June 2016 18:06

The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has launched the Community Works Programme at Ntunjambili in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands.


Young graduates still struggling to find jobs

Wednesday 15 June 2016 19:03

Finding a job remains a daunting prospect for thousands of young graduates in the country.


Drop in US jobless claims points to labour market strength

Thursday 9 June 2016 15:31

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to sustained strength in the labour market despite a sharp slowdown in hiring last month.


Proposed project set to boost Mpumalanga economy

Friday 27 May 2016 12:05

The proposed construction of the retail component for the Nkosi City in Pienaar east of Mbombela in Mpumalanga, is set to create employment for local residents.


99% of creditors accept Lily Mines new business plan

Thursday 26 May 2016 17:51

99% of the approximately a 180 creditors of the Lily Gold Mine near Barberton in Mpumalanga, have accepted the new business plan for the mine.


DA leader Mmusi Maimaine delivered the party's manifesto at Meyerton.
Maimane promises to curb unemployment

Saturday 21 May 2016 15:20

Mmusi Maimane has promised to increase jobs in Midvaal in the Vaal Triangle if local voters keep the party in power in August 3 municipal elections.


The NUM says it wants an increase of 18% for the lowest paid workers and 15% for the highest paid workers at Eskom.
NUM rejects Eskom’s pay hike offer

Wednesday 18 May 2016 14:39

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has rejected 'a lousy offer' by power utility Eskom of 5% and a sliding scale of between 0% to 1%.


US exports to Sub Saharan Africa remain low

Tuesday 17 May 2016 06:48

The head of the official export agency of the United States Government says American exports to Sub Saharan Africa remain low and points to an opportunity for export growth to the region.


The city-wide expo came on the back of eight very successful district-based expos that attracted just over 3500 young people.
Cape Town career expos reach more than 5000 unemployed youth

Sunday 15 May 2016 15:48

The City of Cape Town’s social development and early childhood development directorate hosted its final youth career expo for 2016 on Saturday.


President Jacob Zuma announced the R10-billion fund after a meeting between government, business and labour leaders at the Union Buildings last night.  
R10 bln to be pumped into small business sector

Tuesday 10 May 2016 05:36

A R10-billion fund has been established to help stimulate economic growth through the empowerment of small business operators.  


Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.
Creating more jobs is crucial: Davies

Monday 9 May 2016 21:27

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies says there is a need to focus on more labour intensive industries to help create more jobs and enhance exports.


Mpumalanga Tourism launches exhibitors village

Sunday 8 May 2016 07:15

Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency has launched a village in which all exhibitors from the region will showcase their businesses.


Party leader Julius Malema addressed thousands of supporters at his party's manifesto launch at Soweto's Orlando Stadium on Saturday.
EFF to boost local economic development

Saturday 30 April 2016 19:27

The EFF has announced special plans to boost local economic development as part of its manifesto for the local government elections.


South Africans urged to come up with innovative business ideas

Wednesday 27 April 2016 17:36

Proudly South African (Proudly SA) has encouraged South Africans to come up with innovative business ideas.  


 Deputy Minister of Communications Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has visited the King Sabata Dalindyebo TVET College.
'It is important to equip youth with digital knowledge'

Monday 18 April 2016 17:18

Deputy Minister of Communications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, says it is imperative to equip youth with digital knowledge.


Statistician General Pali Lehohla says the number of black and coloured youth failing to complete school is a cause for concern.
Black, coloured youth poor and unemployed: Stats SA

Monday 18 April 2016 16:15

Black and coloured youth are poor, hungry and unemployed.


AB Inbev pledges no forced jobs losses in SA over SABMiller deal

Friday 15 April 2016 14:15

Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) has pledged that at no point in the future would there be involuntary job losses in South Africa as a result of the mega-merger.


CWU members are expected to march to the ANC headquarters against job losses.
CWU calls on ANC to stop job losses at parastatals

Thursday 14 April 2016 15:46

The Communications Workers Union (CWU) has called for the African National Congress' (ANC) urgent intervention to stop job losses at parastatals.


MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai  says President Robert Mugabe should take an early retirement.
Tsvangirai leads protest calling for Mugabe to step down

Thursday 14 April 2016 15:25

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has led a protest to call for President Robert Mugabe to step down over the worsening economy.


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