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Hope for domestic workers
Hope for domestic workers
Maria Mahlangu had been a domestic worker for two decades when she drowned in her employer’s pool. She was employed by the De Clercq family for...
Working dads can now take paternity leave for 10 days
Working dads can now take paternity leave for 10 days
Working South African dads are now entitled to 10 days of paternity leave after the birth of their children.
State non-payment implodes building company
State non-payment implodes building company
Construction of a student residence by South Point Property Investments in the heart of Braamfontein, Johannesburg, has been halted after the main...
ANC eyes PIC funds to rescue Eskom
ANC eyes PIC funds to rescue Eskom
The idea of using state workers’ pension money to bail out ailing Eskom has again resurfaced, after its latest financial results revealed the...
Holomisa accuses Nene of favouring PIC boss
Holomisa accuses Nene of favouring PIC boss
United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa has accused finance minister Nhlanhla Nene of favouritism after the national treasury...
UDM calls on Ramaphosa to tackle 'iceberg of corruption' at PIC
UDM calls on Ramaphosa to tackle 'iceberg of corruption' at PIC
The United Democratic Movement (UDM) has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to address what it calls an "iceberg of corruption" at the Public...
No work and still no UIF payout
No work and still no UIF payout
The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) is awash with cash, with a surplus of R133.3-billion, but those claiming benefits are becoming increasingly...
State worker unions put PIC on notice
State worker unions put PIC on notice
Public sector unions will take to the streets if necessary to protect their members’ pensions, said Ivan Fredericks, the general manager of the...
It’s the same old cock-up whenever the No 1 post is vacant
It’s the same old cock-up whenever the No 1 post is vacant
Monday evening. It has been a rough return to a full-time working life. A weekend of noise surrounding Deputy President Cyril Rampahosa’s penis...
Cosatu welcomes signing of Unemployment Insurance Amendment Act into law
Cosatu welcomes signing of Unemployment Insurance Amendment Act into law
Cosatu has welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s signing into law of the Unemployment Insurance Amendment Act.
UIF indifferent to workers' plight
UIF indifferent to workers' plight
In the financial year ended in March this year, the Unemployment Insurance Fund paid out slightly more than R7-million to 708 000 beneficiaries. Agnes Sithole* was not one of them....
Economists and trade unions against UIF holiday
Economists and trade unions against UIF holiday
Economists and trade unions are arguing that the treasury should kibosh its suggestion to grant businesses and employees a one-year reduction in...

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