Structural reforms needed to boost SA economy - OECD

2017-07-24 18:00

Policymakers will have to make bold moves to ensure inclusive growth of the South African economy, says a researcher.

Wage weakness amid solid hiring adds to US economic puzzle

2017-07-07 14:52

US hiring has picked up in June while wage gains disappointed yet again, a mix that may continue to be a puzzle for the economy and policy makers.

NUM to fight jobs bloodbath at AngloGold

2017-07-05 18:32

Planned retrenchments, that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, by AngloGold Ashanti will create ghost towns, says the National Union of Mineworkers.

AngloGold CEO: We have to act to protect most of our workers

2017-06-28 19:58

AngloGold Ashanti's turnaround strategy at its loss-making operations, which could see up to 8 500 jobs cut, aims to protect the business and most of its workers, says CEO Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan.

Employment declines for the quarter

2017-06-27 12:26

Employment decreased by 48 000 jobs for the quarter ended March 2017, according to data from Statistics SA.

#YouthDay: SA's high unemployment rate 'concerning' - MISA

2017-06-16 08:59

The Motor Industry Staff Association has called on employers in the retail motor industry to work together to find opportunities to employ and develop young workers in this economic sector.

How to create jobs in the age of robots and low growth

2017-06-13 12:58

Unless societies change their approach to growth and development, they will face massive unemployment, writes political professor Lorenzo Fioramonti.

Low growth to weigh heavily on jobs – analysts

2017-06-02 05:00

The unemployment rate is expected to remain high as economic growth continues to lag.

Online cuts into sales jobs - research

2017-05-18 19:21

Digital sales may be taking over the work of sales staff, research reveales.

Britons see first drop in real wages since 2014

2017-05-17 11:59

UK workers have seen their real earnings fall in the first quarter for the first time in 2 1/2 years, despite unemployment dropping to its lowest in more than four decades.


Beware: Fake Life Healthcare jobs advertised

2017-07-11 18:34

Life Healthcare warns of fraudulent jobs being advertised, using the brand.

#Savings: SA sees rise of the Slasher to beat money blues

2017-07-07 07:54

The Old Mutual Saving and Investment Monitor for 2017 has identified an emerging trend of Slashers - people with multiple jobs to boost their income and ultimately their savings.

Zwane warns AngloGold about job cuts

2017-06-30 19:32

The information provided by AngloGold Ashanti for contemplating retrenchments of over 8 000 workers must be verified, says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.

ALERT: Charter warning as AngloGold starts retrenching 8 500 workers

2017-06-28 14:46

AngloGold Ashanti is embarking on retrenchments that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, a move seen as the first of many to hit the industry as a consequence of the Mining Charter.

Jobless claims show tight US labour market

2017-06-22 14:48

The slight gain in filings for US unemployment benefits is still consistent with a resilient job market, according to Labour Department figures.

Job market divide threatens social cohesion - OECD

2017-06-13 17:30

Social cohesion is under threat as medium-skilled jobs disappear in favour of better paid jobs requiring high qualifications and low-paid, unskilled work.

Miners get jobs back

2017-06-04 06:01

Hundreds of people stand to be employed as the Lily and Barbrook mines in Mpumalanga are due to resume operating after 15 months.

SA unemployment rate rises to 14-year high

2017-06-01 12:40

South Africa’s unemployment in the first quarter of 2017 increased by 1.2 of a percentage point to 27.7% - the highest figure since September 2003.

Ford to cut 1400 jobs as sales level off, stock price lags

2017-05-18 11:04

Ford says it will cut only 1400 white collar jobs in North America, Asia to boost profits.

Almost all working South Africans fear losing their jobs - survey

2017-05-16 11:13

The biggest fear of up to 92% of South African employees is losing their jobs, a survey shows, while some feel trapped in poorly paid, insecure and dead-end jobs.

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