Solidarity: EFF’s distorted ownership facts, incite racial tension

2015-10-29 16:36

Solidarity says statements made by EFF's Julius Malema accusing the Johannesburg Stock Exchange of racism and white dominance are false.

Union slams employment equity's 'flawed' report

2015-07-28 07:41

The Commission for Employment Equity’s “fixation” on top management in its annual report has been criticised by a trade union Solidarity, who says its report is flawed.

Over 1 000 firms in court over EE targets

2015-07-23 14:47

More than 1 000 companies will be taken to court because of non-compliance with the legal requirements of employment equity, says the Department of Labour.

Judgment reserved in prisons' equity case

2015-02-19 19:32

Judgement in an appeal against a ruling on employment equity within correctional services has been reserved by the Labour Appeal Court.

Oliphant: Transforming SA just starting

2014-10-01 06:00

The revolution to transform South Africa is only just beginning and the process will require everyone working together, says Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant.

New equity rules give business 'free hand'

2014-08-08 05:00

The new employment equity regulations give employers the leeway to pay more competent and productive workers more than average ones, says a business chamber.

Google staff mostly white and male

2014-05-29 08:47

Google has released diversity data and concedes its largely white, male workforce should diversify.

Group welcomes job equity change

2014-05-27 19:47

The Centre for Constitutional Rights has welcomed the reported withdrawal of proposals regarding Employment Equity Act regulations.

Face reality about quotas - chamber

2014-04-15 16:24

It is time for the Commission for Employment Equity to stop thinking in quotas and deal with the real issues, warns a business chamber.

Employment equity report flawed - SRI

2014-04-10 07:00

The latest employment equity report is littered with mathematical and interpretational errors, claims the Solidarity Research Institute.


The inequality of employment equity

2015-08-02 15:23

The BMF notes with disappointment the release of the 15th employment equity report, which is increasingly becoming a ritual of disappointment and missed opportunities.

Employment equity: Companies warned to comply or pay a hefty price

2015-07-26 21:00

The 1 400 companies that face steep fines for not complying with employment equity laws have deliberately ignored regulations, says a labour department official.

UPDATED: Affirmative Action trumps Constitution

2015-05-20 07:55

Affirmative Action legislation has trumped the Constitution which states that South Africa is a non-racial, non-sexist democracy.

'Coloured, black' discrimination argument turns emotional in court

2015-02-19 16:57

An argument over whether coloureds received the same discrimination as blacks during apartheid has become emotional in the Labour Appeal Court.

Labour Wrap: Constitution under attack

2014-09-03 18:26

The constitution and the bodies it set up have come under attack over the past week, says Terry Bell in his latest Labour Wrap.

Tshwane metro accused of discrimination

2014-06-05 20:00

The Tshwane metro discriminated against a white employee by denying him a position because of his race, trade union Solidarity says.

EE regulations change gets chambers' nod

2014-05-28 18:05

The Cape Chamber of Commerce has welcomed the reported withdrawal of proposals relating to regulations over the Employment Equity Act.

ANC backtracks on employment equity clause

2014-04-17 21:54

The ANC has made a submission to amend a controversial clause in draft employment equity regulations, says Western Cape leader Marius Fransman.

Cape economy needs more colour - Cosatu

2014-04-10 22:26

Whites are over-represented in senior posts in the private and public sectors in the Western Cape, says provincial Cosatu secretary Tony Ehrenreich.

Most top managers still whites - report

2014-04-10 05:30

Fewer than 20% of top management positions are occupied by black Africans, an employment equity report shows, but one researcher says it is riddled with flaws.

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