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Labour court rules banking strike unlawful
Labour court rules banking strike unlawful
The labour court on Thursday ruled that the banking strike, which was due to take place on Friday, is unlawful.
Trump’s twitchy Twitter fingers add to SA woes
Trump’s twitchy Twitter fingers add to SA woes
Business Unity South Africa (Busa) president Sipho Pityana, whose prescient warning, “Wake up, the cows are being stolen,” when the state...
Busa, Sacci at odds over petition to remove Mkhwebane as Public Protector
Busa, Sacci at odds over petition to remove Mkhwebane as Public Protector
Business bodies Business Unity South Africa (Busa) and the South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) are at odds over a petition to...
Carbon tax gets a muted welcome
Carbon tax gets a muted welcome
A carbon tax from June  1 this year will add 9c a litre to the petrol price and 10c to diesel. This comes on top of the recent hike of 74c a...
Ramaphosa: 'Historic' minimum wage to come into effect on January 1 2019
Ramaphosa: 'Historic' minimum wage to come into effect on January 1 2019
The national minimum wage of R20 per hour will be effective from January 1 2019, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced at a ceremony on Friday in...
Move over, here comes Tito
Move over, here comes Tito
Intelligent, independent and arrogant. These are some of the words used in the corridors of power to describe the new finance minister, Tito...
Job summit glosses over skills problem
Job summit glosses over skills problem
In the jobs summit’s framework agreement’s 84 pages and 12 798 words, “the fourth industrial revolution” is mentioned just three...
Dark clouds gather over jobs summit
Dark clouds gather over jobs summit
Labour federation Cosatu has called for a review of the National Development Plan (NDP), which it believes is bound to fall short of its development targets....
Ramaphosa’s Jobs Summit plan to create 275 000 new jobs annually
Ramaphosa’s Jobs Summit plan to create 275 000 new jobs annually
President Cyril Ramaphosa acknowledged that South Africa will not be able to reach the goal of reducing the unemployment rate to 6% by 2030 as...
Businesses expected to agree to publish pay ratios at Jobs Summit
Businesses expected to agree to publish pay ratios at Jobs Summit
The two-day Jobs Summit, which kicks off in Johannesburg on Thursday afternoon, is set to agree to a mechanism which will see businesses employing...
Watch your job, the bots are coming
Watch your job, the bots are coming
Anyone who has ever earned a living by issuing tickets at a cinema or processing parking ticket payments will attest to the fact that the fourth...
Cosatu's nationwide stayaway is a stand against the 'predatory elite'
Cosatu's nationwide stayaway is a stand against the 'predatory elite'
Trade union federation Cosatu has called on all workers in the government and private sector not to go to work on Wednesday and instead join a march...

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