The impact of weak economic growth is being increasingly felt as thousands of jobs disappear and employment prospects dissipate.
11 Mar 2014 11:10
Local car manufacturers are preparing contingency plans to avoid further production losses in the event of a midyear strike at components suppliers.
By David Furlonger 11 Mar 2014 10:02
It works because it makes people trust you. It gives them the permission to do the same. It's safer to say that you don't know, than to pretend that you do. But it's hard because there's shame attached to it - it's a departure from the old model.
By Rowan Belchers 10 Mar 2014 11:15
Talent retention is a critical concern for local organisations across the economy and companies need to develop human capital plans as rigorously as they develop business and strategic plans.
10 Mar 2014 07:48
As more women rise to senior levels within their organisations, a growing number are in charge of what their companies buy from other companies.
7 Mar 2014 15:42
The contentious Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Bill was eventually passed by the National Assembly on Wednesday, 5 March, but only after a delay as too few MPs were in the house to constitute a quorum.
By Linda Ensor 6 Mar 2014 10:04
The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) has approved the Public Administration Management Bill, which seeks to stop public servants from doing business with the State.
6 Mar 2014 07:10
Trade union Solidarity decried the draft regulations of the recently amended Employment Equity Act as "not rational and unconstitutional", and vowed to challenge them in court if they were not changed.
By Linda Ensor 5 Mar 2014 11:05
Activity in the manufacturing sector picked up in February‚ according to the latest Kagiso purchasing managers index (PMI). Activity was boosted mainly by an improvement in the new sales orders index.
4 Mar 2014 08:00
The launch of the National Integrated Human Resource Development Plan is an important step forward in driving and increasing the human resource and skills development base of the country, says Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande.
4 Mar 2014 06:14
In just two years, the Granfield Chicken Farm Abattoir has increased its capacity from 9,000 chickens a day in 2012 to its current level of 130,000 chickens being slaughtered daily.
By Samona Naidu 3 Mar 2014 06:58
President Jacob Zuma says amendments to the Employment Equity Act and the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act should pave the way for transformation in the print media in the country.
28 Feb 2014 11:00
Analysts want more clarity from Naspers on the reasons for the departure of CEO Koos Bekker on April 1 amid rumours the company is set to be restructured.
27 Feb 2014 08:43
eNCA business journalist Arabile Gumede has been forced to apologise for contravening his employer's social media policy after he tweeted "it's fine to be homophobic".
27 Feb 2014 07:58
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