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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.


Oakbay Resources CEO, Nazeem Howa says the principle of innocent until proven guilty should prevail if the company is believed to have done anything wrong.
Oakbay’s Howa seeks meeting with banks CEOs

Tuesday 12 April 2016 07:53

Oakbay Resources CEO, Nazeem Howa believes that if he got a chance to speak to the CEO of each bank he can appeal to their humanity.


KwaZulu-Natal ANC Chairperson Sihle Zikalala says they are in support of President Jacob Zuma following the Con Court ruling on Nkandla.
ANC KZN stands by Zuma amidst ConCourt judgement

Sunday 3 April 2016 21:02

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has thrown its weight behind President Jacob Zuma in light of last week's Constitutional Court judgement.


The mine was forced to suspend operations last month after an arson incident.
KZN coal mine remains shut

Friday 1 April 2016 14:33

An arson incident and violence at coal mining company, Zululand Anthracite Colliery at Ulundi in northern KwaZulu-Natal has resulted in the suspension of operations.


Sadtu says it will not accept the Ministerial Task Team's report on the jobs for cash scandal.
Sadtu’s concerns on jobs for cash scandal to be addressed

Sunday 27 March 2016 06:40

The Department of Basic Education says Sadtu’s concerns on the Ministerial Task Team's report on the so-called jobs for cash scandal will be dealt with at a stakeholders' meeting next month.


Sadtu argues it was never given an opportunity to comment on the interim report before Angie Motshekga briefed the media on it.
‘Jobs for cash’ report lacks credibility: Sadtu

Saturday 26 March 2016 15:31

Teacher union Sadtu says the soon to be released Ministerial Task Team report on the so-called "jobs for cash" scandal lacks credibility.


according to Stats-SA the net number of jobs created in the fourth quarter of 2015 was a mere 6000, compared to the number of formal jobs in existence in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Employment sector barely generating new jobs

Wednesday 23 March 2016 20:17

Many workers across a number of sectors fell into the sea of unemployment.


The Gupta family's alleged influence in government in expected to top the agenda of the ANC NEC meeting.
ANC NEC meeting expected to be heated

Friday 18 March 2016 06:30

The ANC is expected to tackle what is being termed 'state capture' by business, in particular the Gupta family, at its NEC meeting starting in Irene outside Pretoria on Friday.


How working women are held back by a lack of quality daycare in Africa

Saturday 12 March 2016 09:35

Women’s economic empowerment hinges on the assurance that quality child care is available so that they can go about the business of doing their jobs.


Small businesses are the backbone of SA's economy: Ramaphosa

Friday 11 March 2016 06:14

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says business policy needs to be continuously improved to ensure that small businesses are supported.


When agriculture is disconnected from the local economy, its contribution to local economic development is limited.
Can agriculture in Africa sustain a nourishing rural non-farm economy?

Tuesday 8 March 2016 12:09

After being out of fashion for a long period, agriculture has been coming back into the spotlight again as part of development policy.


Lonmin says over 5,000 workers leave after restructuring

Thursday 3 March 2016 13:21

South African-focused platinum producer Lonmin says on Thursday it had trimmed its workforce by more than 5,000 in a restructuring triggered by depressed prices.


Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says other countries are also facing job cuts in the mining industry.
“SA better at managing job losses in mining sector”

Thursday 3 March 2016 07:01

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the situation in the mining sector remains desperate.


Premier Helen Zille is concerned about the ratio of police officers per civilians in the Western Cape.
W Cape aims to create up to 100 000 formal jobs by 2019

Friday 19 February 2016 13:52

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says they aim to create up to 100 000 formal jobs by 2019 as part of their agri-processing target.


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