If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Quality education is often understood to be the kind that gets graduates jobs - especially where it's tough to find employment. But higher education has some important other functions too, says Patience Mukwambo.
Cleaning services business SweepSouth will create 350 more jobs via its new expansion to two cities in Mpumalanga, in partnership with provincial government and youth employment agency Lulaway.
Michelle Obama has penned a heartfelt letter to her younger self, E! Online reports.
Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi has urged people to have empathy for angry young people who have become impatient with inequality.
As part of Nedbank's commitment to the Youth Employment Service, it will sign on 3 315 youth through its skills development programme.
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.
South Africa’s most pressing issue is youth unemployment. There are 3.6 million unemployed young people in the country – a whopping 37.5% of the working population.
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