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Domestic workers' wage decision draws criticism

Thursday 27 November 2014 11:47

The Labour Department says the decision to increase domestic workers' annual wages is in accordance with laws protecting workers in various sectors.

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A mine in the Northern Cape is expected to provide work opportunities for the youth.
Parliament committees impressed by development in N Cape

Tuesday 25 November 2014 20:49

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Economic Development and Higher Education has given the Northern Cape the thumbs up for the progress on government funded projects.

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Rockerfeller foundation aims to touch the lives of one million people in Africa.
Rockefellar Foundation aims to touch lives in Africa

Thursday 13 November 2014 09:15

The Rockefellar Foundation is hosting a two day inaugural conference in Sandton on Impact Sourcing.

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Asian shares firm after sound US data

Monday 10 November 2014 06:41

Asian shares gained on Monday after US jobs data pointed to solid economic growth, with Hong Kong leading the gains after regulators set a date for long-awaited trading link.

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SA has 20 million economically active people

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%.

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Parliament's select committee on international relations says there should be economic development in rural areas.
Make economic development meaningful: Makue

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.

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The ANC in Limpopo aims to focus on improving the economy in the province.
New Limpopo ANC aims to eradicate poverty

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.

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A job-seeker completes an application at a career fair held by civil rights organization National Urban League as part of its annual conference, in Philadelphia.
US jobless claims fall, point to labour market strength

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.

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Businesses promise to employ jobless Zuma graduates

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.

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Govt to create 6 million job opportunities over 5 years

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.  

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SACP Deputy General Secretary Jeremy Cronin is concerned about unemployment in the country.
More funds needed for job creation: SACP

Saturday 20 September 2014 17:10

Less money is being spent on job creation and the economy needs to be restructured.

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Govt needs to reprioritise its expenditure: Tax expert

Friday 19 September 2014 10:05

A leading tax expert says government may not have enough revenue collection for the 2015/2016 financial years.

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South Africa's Reserve Bank to hold rates in September

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.

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DTI aims to create more black industrialists

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.

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NUM urges govt to intervene in plans to shut down two mines

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.

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Professor Salim Vally says that business should focus on job creation instead of profit.
Capitalism creates unemployment: Expert

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.

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 Women gathered in Umlazi for the national Women’s Day celebrations.
KZN residents glad to be Women’s Day celebration hosts

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.

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V&A Waterfront contributes R30 billion to SA economy

Tuesday 29 July 2014 20:17

The V&A Waterfront has become one of the greatest developments in the Mother City.

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South Africans too dependent on benefits: FMF

Thursday 17 July 2014 11:19

There is a view that too many South Africans have become too dependent on government benefits for survival.

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The recent unrest in the platinum sector has harmfully affected job creation.
Report reveals major job losses in manufacturing and mining industries

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.

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