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ArcelorMittal to keep its head above water by cutting more jobs
ArcelorMittal to keep its head above water by cutting more jobs
Steel giant Arcelor-Mittal reported that steel consumption decreased by 2% in the first half of 2019 and is now at 70% of the steel consumption of...
Slice of life: Going up in the world
Slice of life: Going up in the world
My life changed for the better the day I heard I was going to be retrenched. I was working as a transaction clerk in Harare. When the currency was...
US free news sites BuzzFeed, HuffPost feel the layoff pinch
US free news sites BuzzFeed, HuffPost feel the layoff pinch
America's free online news heavyweights, BuzzFeed and HuffPost, this week were rocked by a new wave of layoffs, a sign of an advertising-dependent...
SABC retrenchment process still suspended, for now
SABC retrenchment process still suspended, for now
The SABC process to retrench 981 permanent employees and 1 200 freelancers is still temporarily suspended.
SABC’s crisis plan fails to impress MPs
SABC’s crisis plan fails to impress MPs
Members of Parliament tore into the embattled SABC’s proposed plan to drop at least a third of its programming in an bid to save the organisation’s depleted finances, saying it does not make sense....
SABC unions will not go down without a fight
SABC unions will not go down without a fight
Unions say the SABC has not done enough to avoid retrenchments after it was confirmed that over two thousand workers could be axed from the...
We haven't decided on number of Air Chefs layoffs yet ― SAA
We haven't decided on number of Air Chefs layoffs yet ― SAA
Air Chefs, the catering arm of South African Airways, has launched a consultation process with unions that may lead to job losses. This comes as...
Numsa slams SAA-owned Air Chefs for retrenchment notice
Numsa slams SAA-owned Air Chefs for retrenchment notice
The National Union of Metalworkers South Africa (Numsa) has condemned SAA-owned catering company Air Chefs for preparing to retrench 118 workers...
Gama ‘didn’t accept Gupta invitation’
Gama ‘didn’t accept Gupta invitation’
Transnet chief executive Siyabonga Gama says he turned down a personal invitation to meet the politically influential Gupta family.
Massive Zim job losses in wake of court ruling
Massive Zim job losses in wake of court ruling
According to reports, 18 000 workers have been fired in less than three weeks after a landmark ruling by the Supreme Court last month in a case...
Crippled SA loses another crutch
Crippled SA loses another crutch
The dramatic plummeting of commodity prices in recent weeks is intensifying South Africa's painful economic malaise.

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