Do you call the woman who cleans your office space, your colleague?

2018-09-11 16:52

Every job is a job that has its worth

This is how Falke's SA factories survived the invasion of cheap Chinese imports, hired 100s of workers and made 24 million socks a year

2018-06-23 10:37

The company's biggest challenge at the moment is keeping up with local demand, and finding skilled staff to operate its machinery.

"I was unemployed so I started a company that helps people find their first jobs"

2018-04-17 13:59

At 29-years-old, Whitney Jacobs is a social entrepreneur who set up an online platform to help tackle the national crisis of the unemployed youth of South Africa. This is how she made it possible and creating change.

Bringing spazas into 21st century

2018-03-11 06:00

South Africa’s spaza ecosystem is growing by leaps and bounds, which is opening up huge opportunities, despite the sector being largely informal, say Tobile Zenani and Mlamli Papu from Gugulethu in Cape Town.

Battery pilot could power up 1 600 jobs

2017-10-15 06:00

A new research pilot plant for manufacturing materials used in batteries could ultimately lead to the creation of 1 600 jobs.

Start-up targets top-tier niche market

2017-04-23 06:23

Three young professionals have come together to provide skilled, experienced workers with freelance jobs and their client companies with the expertise they need for specific projects.

Transformation in automotive industry non-negotiable - Davies

2017-04-05 17:44

Trade and industry minister Rob Davies expressed concern over the surge in imports of automotive components and called for urgent transformation of the industry.

Debunking myths of youth joblessness

2016-11-06 06:18

As we repeatedly face the question of youth unemployment, it is tempting to fall back into victim-blaming – “young people are lazy, they are entitled, no wonder they cannot find work”.

Excessive executive pay is not unnoticed - Ramaphosa

2016-09-09 12:48

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says that businesses should move away from awarding excessive executive pay, especially in times of economic stress.

What drives Uber’s Alon Lits?

2016-03-10 12:06

Alon Lits, general manager for Uber’s sub-Saharan African division, shares why creating economic opportunities for locals, through Uber, is so important to him.

 

Johannesburg is open for business, Herman Mashaba tells property investors

2018-08-14 17:14

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba is staying true to his word more than a year after he announced grand plans for the City of Johannesburg.

How to get SA’s unemployed youth into jobs

2018-05-23 17:11

The idea behind the Youth Employment Service (YES) is simple, but if government really wants the programme to succeed, it must do more to get businesses to buy into the concept.

More than ‘just’ economic reform: The tough tasks on the president’s to-do list

2018-04-05 13:17

President Cyril Ramaphosa will have to dig deep in order to address the burning issues that have a huge impact on the country’s economy and the well-being of its people.

Actually, the Budget was pro-poor

2018-03-08 10:38

There was not enough money left in the 2018 Budget to fulfil the ANC’s repeated promises to promote job creation by supporting small businesses.

PPC creates 70 extra jobs at cement plant

2017-09-10 06:00

PPC has made an “extra effort” to create 70 more temporary local jobs at the SK9 expansion project at its North West Slurry cement plant, following a government investigation into the presence of at least 242 Chinese workers at the factory.

Titanium plant will bring jobs

2017-04-16 06:00

The mining industry on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast will get a R4.5 billion boost next year through the construction of a titanium processing plant in the Richards Bay industrial development zone.

Millennials worry about unemployment - survey

2017-03-07 05:00

More millennials are anxious about their futures, given the uncertainty surrounding world events.

The politics of tobacco

2016-09-25 06:29

BAT SA is committed to fighting the illegal cigarette trade and helping SA reach its goal of economic growth and job creation, writes Soraya Zoueihid.

Manamela offers solutions to youth unemployment

2016-08-25 15:31

Self-employment and entrepreneurship is the central solution to deal with youth unemployment, says Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela.

How to fix SA's labour market

2016-02-25 15:48

What is feeding SA's unemployment problem and how do we begin to effectively address the massive issues that plague the labour market?

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