Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF)

 
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...
‘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...
Chickens had to come home to roost for Maponya, says Matjila
Chickens had to come home to roost for Maponya, says Matjila
Former Public Investment Corporation (PIC) boss Dan Matjila has described businessman Kholofelo Maponya as having "very little respect for good...
Domestic workers: overworked, underpaid and unprotected
Domestic workers: overworked, underpaid and unprotected
Domestic workers wearing colourful coveralls, aprons and head wraps, some carrying mops and brooms, recently gathered at Church Square in Pretoria...
Reserve Bank sounds frank warning
Reserve Bank sounds frank warning
Deteriorating government finances, including through its exposure to fragile parastatals such as Eskom, have been singled out by the Reserve Bank...
Ramaphosa tells workers: ‘Our country rests on your shoulders’
Ramaphosa tells workers: ‘Our country rests on your shoulders’
President Cyril Rampahosa has committed his administration to improve the lives of working people after the May 8 elections, saying that it wanted...
Alarm over PIC Bill pressure
Alarm over PIC Bill pressure
While the Mpati commission continues to deal with claims of Public Investment Corporation (PIC) abuses, a Bill aimed at curbing them is allegedly...
Edcon clears the first hurdle
Edcon clears the first hurdle
Edcon chief executive Grant Pattison and his team achieved what many critics doubted they could — secure an almost R3-billion lifeline for a...
Edcon group gets R2.7-billion lifeline
Edcon group gets R2.7-billion lifeline
The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF), debt holders and landlords have all come to the rescue of the troubled Edcon group — which owns...
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...

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