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News & Industry insight

Banks put backups in place as sector braces for shutdown – Business Day

Cosatu supports finance union Sasbo’s national strike against job losses and retrenchments 01 SEPTEMBER 2019 - 16:59 LUYOLO MKENTANE UPDATED 02 SEPTEMBER 2019 - 12:39 Customers queue to draw money from an [...]

Banks put backups in place as sector braces for shutdown – Business Day 2019-09-03T11:45:40+00:00

Curb the destructive power of unions – The Daily Maverick

Many of South Africa’s most intractable problems, from the civil service wage bill to sub-standard teaching to unemployment, can firmly be laid at the door of trade unions. They enjoy [...]

Curb the destructive power of unions – The Daily Maverick 2019-07-29T16:05:23+00:00

Jobs bloodbath is looming, warns labour

JOHANNESBURG – Labour is warning of a jobs bloodbath this year, following implementation of the much-touted national minimum wage on January 1. And industry stakeholders warn that this could affect [...]

Jobs bloodbath is looming, warns labour 2019-07-29T16:07:29+00:00

Disciplinary action after resignation with immediate effect

Disciplinary action after resignation with immediate effect   There has been uncertainty about an employer’s right to proceed with disciplinary action after an employee’s resignation ‘with immediate effect’. A judgement [...]

Disciplinary action after resignation with immediate effect 2019-07-29T16:04:21+00:00