Tech scholarships to empower women

2019-01-13 14:35

The Cape Town LadiesInTech project aims to train and empower 40 unemployed young women with digital and business skills.

Top 5: Jobs and other economic priorities in ANC's election arsenal

2019-01-13 08:16

Despite the fact that it has not ever made a job target it has set itself, the ANC has pledged to create an extra 275 000 jobs a year.

Brain drain: 86% of top SA executives would move abroad - survey

2018-12-28 17:50

Over the past three years, there has been a consistent year-on-year increase in the number of professionals who would consider leaving SA, a survey shows.

NUM on executive cuts: Eskom cannot be run like 'spaza shop'

2018-12-24 19:24

NUM is angered by what it calls "the unexpected announcement of retrenchments made by Eskom on the eve of Christmas celebrations".

Ramaphosa: Growing black anger about 'lackadaisical' whites with power

2018-12-13 20:29

White South Africans must realise that young black people are increasingly angry about their "lackadaisical" attitude, President Cyril Ramaphosa told Xolani Gwala in a live radio interview on 702.

Mining, manufacturing contribute to 16 000 jobs slide

2018-12-11 13:47

According to Statistics SA, the mining sector’s production showed a 0.5% increase in production year-on-year, while the sector contributed to the loss of 16 000 jobs in the third quarter of 2018.

OAM: Populist party likely to take over unless SA addresses jobless rate

2018-12-06 20:40

The jobless rate is the biggest risk to South Africa’s stability, says Overberg Asset Management, it has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world, at 27.7%.

INFOGRAPHIC: Here's where you're most likely to find a job

2018-11-20 07:12

Not sure where to look for a job or which field to pursue? CareerJunction's latest survey has revealed the most wanted skills, the sectors currently growing, and which jobs are trending.

Mantashe: Tech investment in mining industry should not be threat to workers

2018-11-02 08:00

Technology investment in the mining industry should not be a threat to workers, says Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe.

10 steps to get young people working

2018-10-28 09:11

A two-day summit focused on youth and unemployment which was attended by more than 100 organisations from the private and public sector has come up with ten steps to put young people to work.


New incentive for global business services will create jobs for youth - Davies

2019-01-13 11:53

The Global Business Services incentive - which came into effect on January 1 - is expected to create employment opportunities for youth in SA, said Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.

US payrolls rise, wages top estimates in jobs blowout

2019-01-04 15:55

US employers added the most workers in 10 months as wage gains accelerated and labour-force participation jumped, reflecting a robust job market that nevertheless faces mounting risks in 2019.

SA employers cautious on hiring in the next 3 months - report

2018-12-26 18:11

SA employers intend to hire conservatively for the next three months, shows the latest ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey.

US jobless claims rise, though still show solid labour market

2018-12-20 15:59

Filings for US unemployment benefits have risen for the first time in three weeks while remaining near levels showing a tight labour market.

WATCH: South African gold output drops thirteenth straight month in October

2018-12-11 15:40

Gold production declined 15.1% from a year earlier, the Pretoria-based statistics office said on Tuesday. Total mining output rose 0.5%.

SEE: SA's highest paying jobs in 10 top sectors revealed

2018-12-11 07:53

The results are in. Find out what the range in salaries currently is across the 10 most popular sectors in South Africa.

Tribunal approves Sibanye-Stillwater, Lonmin merger with conditions

2018-11-21 18:18

The Competition Tribunal has approved the merger between Sibanye Gold - trading as Sibanye-Stillwater - and Lonmin with conditions.

Facebook launches new career tools for SA youth, entrepreneurs

2018-11-14 16:38

Facebook has unveiled new tools and resources to help youth, professionals and entrepreneurs in South Africa access career opportunities, the social networking site announced on Wednesday.

Jobs: Where the cookie crumbles and how to fix it

2018-10-28 11:31

According to Najwah Allie-Edries, head of National Treasury's Jobs Fund initiative, the "jockey" - the partner tasked with implementing the programme - is of utmost importance.

7 ways govt will spend its money over the next 3 years

2018-10-24 14:07

Government plans to limit spending to R5.9trn over the next three years.

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