INFOGRAPHIC: How to get a pay rise

2017-03-27 19:17

Timing, preparation and control are essential to getting paid fairly. This infographic by Adzuna is guide on how you can navigate your way to a salary increase.

Fedusa guns for double-digit wage hikes

2017-03-06 18:34

Wage negotiating during the course of this year will start above inflation, vows the Federation of Unions of South Africa.

Labour Court confirms Eskom wage position

2016-12-26 13:25

The Labour Court has confirmed Eskom’s 2013/14 final offer by upholding the arbitrator’s award to Eskom and dismissing the unions’ application for review.

Employment costs higher than inflation

2016-10-04 16:57

According to the Monetary Policy Review, increases in labour costs have been consistently higher than the increase in inflation.

Gender-wage gap persists - PwC

2016-07-15 22:21

The gender-wage gap is still a problem in business, even at executive level.

Worker exodus on EU’s fringe turns after 25 years

2016-06-06 12:13

The outpouring of workers from the Baltic region since the demise of communism may be approaching its end.

Unions hit back at circular suspending performance bonuses

2016-05-13 19:17

A circular sent out by the KZN Premier's office that implied labour unions had been consulted in a decision to suspend performance bonuses for workers is untrue, union representatives say.

UK unemployment rate declines, wage growth slows

2015-11-11 13:17

UK unemployment has fallen to the lowest in more than seven years in the third quarter and the number in work rose to a record.

Wage strike hits Woolworths distribution centre

2015-10-19 19:30

Over 600 workers are continuing a week-long strike at Woolworths' distribution centre in Centurion for a "decent wage".

Chamber of Mines just dances on same spot - NUM

2015-09-06 14:25

The time of dancing on the same spot in different shoes must come to an end, the NUM says about the Chamber of Mines' wage negotiations.


CEOs take pay cuts as investors keep watch on wages

2017-03-23 15:26

CEOs of UK's public firms rarely look forward to facing their shareholders, but the run-up to this year’s annual general meeting season is provoking a particularly strong anxiety.

UK's low-paid men see hours fall as wage inequality widens

2017-01-13 09:47

Falling working hours among low-paid men are contributing to inequality in the UK, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.

CEOs of JSE-listed firms rake in about R13m - report

2016-11-23 05:45

The average increase of CEOs' total pay climbed by 11% from R7.6m in 2009 to R13.3m in 2015, according to a new report.

Don't be too hopeful of pay hikes, bonuses - economist

2016-08-24 15:25

Strained economic conditions have reduced the probability of bonus payments and lowered hopes of salary increases, says Mike Schüssler.

‘Tough’ wage talks on the cards with car makers

2016-06-19 11:49

Automakers are hoping to avoid a repeat of crippling, weeks-long strikes that have paralysed the industry in the past when they start negotiations with unions.

Amcu looking for 'living wage' from mine bosses

2016-05-16 16:01

Amcu is on course to begin meetings to decide on pay demands for platinum companies with the existing two-year wage deal expiring soon.

Should your salary be a secret?

2016-04-15 07:00

There is a growing movement towards greater transparency in remuneration. We look at the impact of revealing salaries on employee morale and productivity.

Wage agreement eats into provincial budgets

2015-10-21 15:20

Provinces will have to seek further cost efficiencies to maintain service levels to accommodate public sector wage increases, says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.

Strikes cost R6bn in wages in 2014 - report

2015-09-22 09:30

The Department of Labour found that strikes cost the country 9% less than the R6.7bn recorded in 2013, it reveals in its annual report on strikes.

New Mexican plant shadow over US pay talks

2015-07-09 09:50

General Motors is set for tough contract talks with R240/hour US workers - prefaced by announcing a new Cruze plant. In Mexico...

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