Retrenching 8 500 SA workers will cost AngloGold R625m

2017-08-01 14:52

AngloGold Ashanti expects to make a half-year loss of up to R1.3bn, partly as a result of the R625m once-off non-cash provisions it has set aside for the retrenchment of about 8 500 workers.

Empowered retrenchment should be focus for employers and employees - expert

2017-01-29 17:22

There are practical skills one can apply in order to get another job so that retrenchment need not be the end of the road, explains an expert.

The game plan for possible retrenchment

2016-05-10 10:23

Are you financially prepared for retrenchment? Expert financial planners discuss how you can take action to secure your financial future in case you lose your job.

Wonga Cape Town staff affected by UK cuts

2015-02-25 11:38

The Wonga call centre staff headcount in Cape Town is set to be reduced over time after the short-term loan platform announced plans to cut 325 jobs.

Union successful in halting retrenchments

2014-06-19 18:22

A notice of retrenchment sent by Continental Tyres to its employees has been set aside by the Labour Court in Port Elizabeth.

Silver lining to job loss

2013-09-09 07:57

You really can get some benefits from being laid off, says an expert.

Retrenchment of Denel workers confirmed

2012-12-13 16:40

The possible retrenchment of 523 Denel aircraft specialists has been confirmed, trade union Solidarity says.

Union claims Absa retrenchments withdrawn

2012-05-14 15:04

Finance trade union Sasbo, which represents most Absa employees, says the bank has agreed to withdraw the notices of retrenchment issued to IT staff.


Pick n Pay profit slumps as retailer forks out for retrenchment plan

2017-07-31 10:20

Pick n Pay expects half-year headline earnings per share to be down over 20%, after a voluntary severance programme in April 2017 saw the retailer cut back 10% of its roles and functions.

The reality of retrenchment

2016-05-17 14:31

It is wise to consider what you would do if you were to lose your job and how you could prepare for this before it happens.

Glencore closes SA mine, cutting over 800 jobs

2015-10-07 18:57

818 workers from Eland platinum mine have been fired while another 60 others have been moved to the firm's other operations, says Glencore.

My retrenchment spree was premature

2014-07-02 07:54

Don't believe another job will fall into your lap when you've been laid off - and don't touch your retrenchment settlement, warns a Fin24 user.

Is voluntary retrenchment a good idea?

2013-09-18 14:46

Advice for a Fin24 user who wants to put herself forward for retrenchment so that she can pay off her debts.

Denel retrenchments to cost R170m

2013-01-21 16:15

Fedusa has urged the defence minister to stop the retrenchment of over 530 aircraft specialists at Denel that will roughly cost R170m in severance packages.

Standard Bank denies retrenchments

2012-09-27 18:50

Standard Bank says it has no immediate intention to lay off hundreds of workers from its information technology division.

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