Johannesburg - The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project will provide work opportunities in the Northern Cape, the provincial government said on Monday.
"This gigantic project has and will create both direct and indirect opportunities for the people and businesses in the region and province as a whole," said spokesman Monwabisi Nkompela.
16 April, 2012
Johannesburg - All sectors of South Africa are not doing enough to create jobs, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Monday.
“The real issue is not the target, the real issue is can we mobilise all of the South African resources… in order that all of us do what we can to put people into some kind of job,” Gordhan told the Foreign Correspondents Association in Johannesburg.
10 April, 2012
Johannesburg - Around 108 000 jobs were created in March, up from 24 000 in February, according to the Adcorp Employment Index released on Tuesday.
It was also higher than the 80 000 created in January and the figure, the strongest since the 2009 recession, showed that employment grew at an annualised rate of 6.8% for March.
BY By Tony Heal,
The Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) does not apply equally to all employees.
In terms of section 3 of the BCEA, members of the National Intelligence Agency, the South African Secret Service and the South African National Academy of Intelligence are excluded from the provisions of the BCEA.