Brain drain at Treasury continuing?

2017-04-14 18:20

A number of jobs being advertised at National Treasury again raises the question of a possible brain drain at this important state department.

SA sees small rise in job numbers

2017-04-07 12:53

Employment in SA has increased by 90 000 in a one-year period, although the mining and transport sectors recorded job losses, the latest employment survey shows.

Labour View: Saving jobs versus ensuring a safer future

2017-04-02 06:02

There are many issues currently being fiercely debated in South Africa, all of which involve serious questions around the actual or potential loss of thousands of jobs.

Eurozone economic momentum bodes well for jobs

2017-03-24 11:59

The eurozone’s accelerating economy is translating into faster job creation and stronger inflation pressures.

REVEALED: The number of jobs lost to chicken imports

2017-03-23 13:42

For every 10 000 tonnes of poultry meat that is imported, South Africa will shed 1 069 direct and indirect jobs, says Kevin Lovell, CEO of the SA Poultry Association.

Chicken wars: SA vows to fight dumping

2017-03-16 06:02

South Africa will vigorously defend the poultry industry against dumping and unfair trade practices, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

#Budget2017: Not jobs-friendly enough?

2017-02-24 19:46

The Manufacturing Circle hoped for a more overtly jobs-friendly and pro-growth budget, it says in reaction to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's 2017 Budget.

Gordhan: Govt shouldn't let short-term gains scare off investors

2017-02-23 16:58

Government shouldn't chase investors away with a narrative for short-term gains but business also needs to have a social conscience, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Sugar tax will cost jobs – Cosatu

2017-02-19 07:23

Labour federation Cosatu has expressed concern that the proposed tax on sugar-sweetened beverages may lead to the loss of thousands of jobs in the sugar industry.

Jobs in WC agriculture sector grows

2017-02-14 18:25

About 250 000 people were employed in the Western Cape’s agriculture sector in the last quarter of 2016, but more still needs to be done, says Minister of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde.


A response to Patrick Bond: How to grow SA

2017-04-09 17:58

An entrepreneur proposes a way for the country to improve its credit rating, grow the economy and cut unemployment.

Investment projects of R1bn ready at Coega

2017-04-06 17:56

The Coega Development Corporation has announced that investment projects worth over R1bn are ready for implementation in the Coega IDZ from April 2017.

Koeberg power station contributes billions to SA economy - Brown

2017-03-30 12:20

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says it is important to understand that all power stations generate jobs for communities as well as a multitude of goods and services.

The jobs raking in the highest average pay

2017-03-23 18:45

Engineers and developers seem to be coining it, according to research by job aggregator Adzuna.

Fears of jobs bloodbath grow over SA chicken crisis

2017-03-22 19:01

Poultry producers, especially those in KwaZulu-Natal, are on the brink of closing shop, warns Agriculture Minister Senzeni Zokwana.

US jobs, wages show solid gains in Trump's first month

2017-03-10 16:01

US employers have added jobs at an above-average pace for a second month on outsized gains, showing the labour market continued its steady growth in the new year.

Pan African plans 2 000 job cuts, says union

2017-02-23 18:36

Pan African Resources is considering job cuts at its Evander gold mine, according the National Union of Mineworkers.

Ministers should be given a target to create jobs and those who don't should be fired, Cosatu’s parliamentary representative Matthew Parks tells Fin24.

Ministers should be given a target to create jobs and those who don't should be fired, Cosatu’s parliamentary representative Matthew Parks tells Fin24.

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UK jobless falls as labour market edges nearer full capacity

2017-02-15 11:54

UK unemployment has declined and a measure of the number of people in work rose to a record, pushing the labour market closer to "full capacity," according to the statistics office.

Slight drop in SA's unemployment rate

2017-02-14 10:42

Employment grew by 235 000 and the number of job seekers fell by 92 000, resulting in a slight decline in the unemployment rate for the fourth quarter of 2016 to 26.5%, says Stats SA.

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