Friday 5 February 2016 13:51
The proposed tariff increase by Eskom of over 16 % will affect the profitability of some of the shafts of mining houses and result in massive job losses.
Wednesday 3 February 2016 21:00
Parliament is holding public hearings on a proposed new dispensation for Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) benefits.
Tuesday 2 February 2016 17:19
Young people should stop pursuing university degrees that would result in them joining the list of unemployed graduates, Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana said on Tuesday.
Monday 1 February 2016 16:15
Kumba Iron Ore has announced their plans to shed close to 4 000 jobs in a massive restructuring of its Sishen mine in the Northern Cape.
Friday 29 January 2016 14:33
The NUM says it intends challenging what it believes are imminent mass retrenchments in the mining industry.
Wednesday 27 January 2016 09:26
The Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane will lead supporters on a jobs march through the Johannesburg CBD on Wednesday.
Wednesday 20 January 2016 10:08
The Democratic Alliance (DA) is claiming that Eskom paid out more than R70 million in bonuses to its executives since load shedding started eight years ago.
Friday 8 January 2016 17:12
More than fifty private security company employees at the North West University campus of Mahikeng, North West, have been dismissed.
Tuesday 5 January 2016 12:35
The matric class of 2015 is facing the stark reality that fewer than four in every 10 matriculants are going to get jobs, according to Neil Roets, CEO of debt management firm Debt Rescue.
Monday 28 December 2015 14:10
Platinum producer Lonmin in Rustenburg says that if workers reaching retirement age voluntarily take packages, then the move to retrench could be abandoned entirely.
Monday 28 December 2015 08:39
Lonmin in Rustenburg, which earlier announced that 6 000 jobs will be cut at the end of this year, says it may be forced to scale down that number to just under 2 000.
Tuesday 8 December 2015 21:17
Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Bheki Cele has encouraged young people in the agriculture and forestry industry to create jobs for themselves.
Wednesday 25 November 2015 08:14
Minister Ebrahim Patel says jobs that have been created since the last Cosatu Congress is less that than the number of new people that have entered the labour market over the same period.
Monday 23 November 2015 12:50
The second Deputy-President of Cosatu Zingiswa Losi says one of the main focuses of the labour federation's national congress, starting on Monday, is to eliminate infighting.
Monday 23 November 2015 09:25
Deputy Secretary General of NUM, William Mabapa says the ten point plan to curb job losses that the mineworkers' union signed recently with government and employers, needs to be followed through.
Sunday 15 November 2015 09:30
The SACP says if government can bail out an industry, then it should have the money to fund free higher education for the poor.
Thursday 12 November 2015 11:50
The City of Joburg is using music to raise awareness about one of its programmes aimed at the youth titled Vulindlel' eJozi.
Thursday 5 November 2015 21:19
A massive job creation drive will be the focus of the fifth democratically President of Tanzania within the next five years.
Wednesday 4 November 2015 06:01
Tanzania's president-elect John Magufuli will be sworn in on Thursday to become the country's fifth head of state.
Monday 2 November 2015 06:30
Wits University has postponed exams subject to approval by the Senate.