State capture inquiry: 'It is false, I did not meet Mr Manyi' - Mildred Oliphant on airport meeting to discuss his dismissal

2019-12-03 17:51

Former labour minister Mildred Oliphant has disputed parts of Mzwanele Manyi's evidence that she met with him at OR Tambo International Airport in Gauteng before she was sworn in as a minister to discuss his dismissal as director-general at the labour department.

And now, Mildred Oliphant resigns as MP

2019-06-13 09:37

Mildred Oliphant has joined a long list of former ministers, who failed to make President Cyril Ramaphosa's new Cabinet, to resign as an ordinary MP.

Labour department to name and shame employers who fail to comply with minimum wage

2019-04-13 11:38

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says government will ensure tough enforcement of the national minimum wage and those who fail to comply with it will be named and shamed on the department of labour's website.

CCMA will have enough funds to manage more complaints – labour minister

2019-03-14 22:18

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says allocations from National Treasury to the CCMA will be enough to cover increasing cases.

SOLLY MOENG & MICHAEL BAGRAIM: What state capture could cost labour law amendments

2018-11-14 06:01

Is SA ready to implement the latest amendments to labour law? ask Solly Moeng & Michael Bagraim.

National Assembly passes 'historic' National Minimum Wage Bill

2018-05-29 18:26

The National Minimum Wage Bill submitted before the National Assembly is a historic achievement, says Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant.

Bus strike to continue into long weekend as unions vow to ‘keep fighting’

2018-04-27 10:32

Unions representing workers in the bus strike say that they have made compromises on their demands while employers have remained inflexible.

Light at the end of the bus strike tunnel?

2018-04-26 09:07

Transport minister Blade Nzimande and labour minister Mildred Oliphant will meet with bus operators and unions today in another attempt to end the deadlocked pay and conditions talks.

No minimum wage deal by Workers' Day - Oliphant

2018-03-26 19:23

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says Nedlac and Parliament have slowed down the finalisation of the minimum wage process to such an extent that the symbolic Workers' Day deadline will be missed.

Nothing is equal in the job market

2017-05-14 06:40

Change to Employment Equity Act proposed to ensure meticulous compliance if companies want to do business with state.

WATCH | Former labour minister Mildred Oliphant testifies at state capture commission

Former labour minister Mildred Oliphant is testifying at the commission of inquiry into state capture. Watch live.

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SEE: These are the economic ministers who got the axe

2019-05-30 05:00

Apart from combining departments within the economic cluster, President Cyril Ramaphosa also made new ministerial appointments. Here are the ministers Ramaphosa dropped.

We can't predict job losses due to the 4th industrial revolution - labour minister

2019-03-15 05:00

Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says the amount of jobs which will be affected by the fourth industrial revolution cannot be predicted.

Labour law expert to head up minimum wage commission

2019-01-30 12:34

Labour law expert, Professor Adriaan van der Walt has been appointed as the newly established National Minimum Wage Commission’s chairperson.

We may need affirmative action relook - minister

2018-09-16 07:26

The government is seeking to engage the SA Human Rights Commission after the Chapter Nine body reportedly found that the country’s affirmative action and employment equity policies were unconstitutional.

As bus strike enters third week, still no word on when services will resume

2018-04-30 13:38

Unions are set to again meet to discuss the offers made by bus operators as the nationwide bus strike enters its third week.

Meetings to break bus strike deadlock continue

2018-04-26 18:11

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande had been invited by Labour minister Mildred Olifant to mediate after negotiations reached a deadlock.

Unions, employers to meet with Oliphant in bid to end bus strike

2018-04-23 17:07

In a last-ditch attempt to broker a settlement to the national bus strike, union and employer negotiators are to meet with Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

Update on National Minimum Wage bill to be announced

2018-03-26 05:14

Minister of Labour Mildred Oliphant is expected to update the media on the progress made regarding the National Minimum Wages bill.

'Real teeth' needed to fix stubbornly slow transformation - govt

2017-05-11 19:56

Cabinet has endorsed Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant's call for harsher penalties to "bite" employers who flout the Employment Equity Act "where it hurts the most".

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