department of labour

 
The farm workers who produce our food are the most vulnerable to hunger
The farm workers who produce our food are the most vulnerable to hunger
It is tragic and outrageous that the people who produce the food that we eat in South Africa are those most likely to go hungry. Some people think...
Vavi asks Amcu for unity
Vavi asks Amcu for unity
South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi called for worker unity at the Association of Mineworkers and...
Nedlac struggles with inclusivity
Nedlac struggles with inclusivity
The National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) has been criticised for failing to represent the interests of workers in policy...
‘Creating jobs is no threat to labour’
‘Creating jobs is no threat to labour’
With his department’s focus shifted towards job creation, Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi says he will not risk sidelining worker’s...
CCMA cases pile up with new law
CCMA cases pile up with new law
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), has received 1 073 minimum wage referrals for the first half of this year...
Ministry to labour for job creation
Ministry to labour for job creation
South Africa’s sixth democratically elected administration has zeroed in on unemployment, a commitment that was put into sharp focus by President...
Amcu to meet labour registrar over cancellation threat
Amcu to meet labour registrar over cancellation threat
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) will meet the Labour Registrar on Tuesday after a notice to deregister the union was issued this week....
Ambassador spreads fear in Geneva
Ambassador spreads fear in Geneva
On a cold Saturday morning in May last year, a group of South African officials were locked up in a boardroom in Geneva, Switzerland, for five...
National Assembly's approval of Minimum Wage Bill a milestone — Oliphant
National Assembly's approval of Minimum Wage Bill a milestone — Oliphant
The National Minimum Wage Bill submitted before the National Assembly on Tuesday is a historic achievement — a direct response to the call...
Labour department accused of undermining ‘meaningful national minimum wage package’
Labour department accused of undermining ‘meaningful national minimum wage package’
University of the Witwatersrand’s National Minimum Wage Research Initiative has slammed the department of labour for ignoring critical concerns...
South Africa's strike rate isn't as bad as it's made out to be
South Africa's strike rate isn't as bad as it's made out to be
South Africa’s parliament is currently debating amendments to the Labour Relations Act that will change...
Labour department to weigh in as bus strike continues
Labour department to weigh in as bus strike continues
The nationwide bus strike is expected to continue on Tuesday, with Western Cape commuters facing additional travel delays due to long-awaited rain...

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