I warned that the EFF's total disregard for the rules would cause serious problems in years to come, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Whites in South Africa earned three times more than blacks on average, two decades after the demise of apartheid, according to Statistics SA.
There has been an "insignificant" number of retrenchments linked to introducing the National Minimum Wage in the private security sector, the Department of Labour has said.
The Department of Labour intends to open a fraud case against an employer for misrepresenting the details of its exemption from the national minimum wage.
Fin24 reflects on some of 2018's top moments within the walls of Parliament.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday announce the date when the new minimum wage will kick in at a ceremony in Kliptown, Soweto.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed into law the national minimum wage bill which is at a rate of R20 per hour or R3 500 monthly.
National Treasury says the impact of the national minimum wage as it stands will be different from its initial calculations, and the policy should be given a chance.
Reputation management expert Solly Moeng says race baiting and populist rhetoric by powerful politicians has huge potential to undermine the country's reputation in the international community.
Democratic centralism, one of the most abused concepts within the South African political and labour arena, played an ironic role this week in Wednesday’s strike called by the SA Federation of Trade Unions.
Talks to end the national bus strike continue as Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant, bus drivers and companies try to thrash out a pay increase that everyone will agree to.
Minister of Employment and Labour Thulas Nxesi told reporters in Parliament on Wednesday that the employment market had taken well to the National Minimum Wage since it was signed into law, with only 7% of employers in the country not complying.
While political parties argue about the merits of the national minimum wage, the election year may (ironically) not have been the right moment in history to fulfil this long-awaited ideal, writes Dieter von Fintel.
Labour law expert, Professor Adriaan van der Walt has been appointed as the newly established National Minimum Wage Commission’s chairperson.
The national minimum wage of R20 per hour will come into effect on the first day of next year, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced at a ceremony in Kliptown, Soweto.
There's substantial call for cynicism about the National Minimum Wage, says Terry Bell.
NUM, which represents 80% of the Gold Fields workforce, will withdraw labour from South Deep on Friday afternoon, the union has said.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said that the provision of a national minimum wage exemption is designed for businesses that cannot implement the national minimum wage to avoid job losses.
The government has been encouraged to push through the implementation of the National Minimum Wage of R3 500 a month, which was set to be announced this May Day.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the national minimum wage is a great victory and should be celebrated, but there is still more work to be done.
The national minimum wage has been delayed, but it could affect households in several ways once it comes into effect, writes Angelique Ruzicka.
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