Engineering News | Labour http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/labour Sun, 17 Feb 2019 13:37:02 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 South Africa's biggest labour group embarks on nationwide strike http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africas-biggest-labour-group-embarks-on-nationwide-strike-2019-02-13 Bloomberg LABOUR Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:48:00 +0200 511405 1550040642 1550040480 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Marginal decrease in South Africa’s unemployment rate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/marginal-decrease-in-south-africas-unemployment-rate-2019-02-12 Tasneem Bulbulia LABOUR Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:49:00 +0200 511388 1550040213 1549982940 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 AI and machine learning expected to boost productivity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ai-ml-expected-to-boost-productivity-2019-02-08 Schalk Burger Automation Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 510009 1549346919 1549576800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 SA-Tied discusses measures to grow South Africa’s economy, combat inequality http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-tied-discusses-measures-to-grow-south-africas-economy-combat-inequality-2019-01-31 Marleny Arnoldi ECONOMY/LABOUR Thu, 31 Jan 2019 16:08:00 +0200 510253 1548945147 1548943680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 UNTU intends to launch protest action against PRASA, Transport Minister http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/untu-intends-to-launch-protest-action-against-prasa-transport-minister-2019-01-28 Simone Liedtke LABOUR / TRANSPORT Mon, 28 Jan 2019 11:37:00 +0200 509804 1548668301 1548668220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Ramaphosa arrives in Geneva for ILO report launch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-arrives-in-geneva-for-ilo-report-launch-2019-01-22 African News Agency Labour Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:41:00 +0200 509195 1548139930 1548139260 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775967_resized_cyrilramaphosa140120191022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Agri-hub seen as key post-mining-economy jobs driver in west Gauteng http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/agri-hub-seen-as-key-post-mining-economy-jobs-driver-in-west-gauteng-2019-01-14 Terence Creamer AGRICULTURE Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:30:00 +0200 508430 1547477792 1547458200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774286_resized_agriculturesibanyereapwhatyousow41022.jpg The programme is part of bigger plan to build a sustainable post-mining economy in the West Rand 511 287 Home Affairs Committee proposes cell phone ban for DoH staff http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/home-affairs-committee-proposes-cell-phone-ban-for-doh-staff-2019-01-14 Sane Dhlamini Labour Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:20:00 +0200 508428 1547476560 1547457600 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000774280_resized_homeaffairs1022.jpg 511 287 OECD, Sars, Treasury sign MoC for taxation collaboration http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/oecd-sars-treasury-sign-moc-for-taxation-collaboration-2019-01-11 Simone Liedtke TAXATION Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:40:00 +0200 508361 1547217848 1547217600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 NUM bemoans nonpayment of salaries to Optimum, Koornfontein employees http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/num-bemoans-nonpayment-of-salaries-to-optimum-koornfontein-employees-2019-01-07 Simone Liedtke LABOUR Mon, 07 Jan 2019 16:30:00 +0200 507908 1547198395 1546871400 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Women on track to earn the same as men – in 202 years http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/women-on-track-to-earn-the-same-as-men-in-202-years-2018-12-18 Bloomberg GENDER EQUALITY Tue, 18 Dec 2018 05:41:00 +0200 507645 1545104566 1545104460 99999999999 Bloomberg 0 0 Odourless treatment process produces energy, creates jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/odourless-water-treatment-process-produces-potable-water-energy-creates-jobs-2018-11-28 Cameron Mackay Top Water Projects Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505975 1544510956 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769087_resized_watertreatmentworkshysoncellssallyhallstilfontein1022.jpg HYSON CELLS The upflow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor process is below ground, which allows for natural insulation of the cone structures 511 287 Solar PV uptake expected to double http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solar-pv-uptake-expected-to-double-2018-11-29 Paige Müller Top Energy Fri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 506027 1544697071 1544738400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000769287_resized_piasolarpaige1022.jpg NO THREAT POSED The adoption of renewable-energy systems neither poses an immediate nor a significant threat to workers in the local coal industry 511 287 Government launches e-Recruitment system http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/government-launches-e-recruitment-system-2018-12-12 Tasneem Bulbulia JOBS Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:45:00 +0200 507372 1544623711 1544622300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000772115_resized_dpsaministerayandadlodlo1220181022.jpg Public Service and Administration Minister Ayanda Dlodlo 511 287 Bigen awarded Level 1 BBBEE rating http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bigen-awarded-level-1-bbbee-rating-2018-12-11 Simone Liedtke EMPOWERMENT Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:20:00 +0200 507213 1544530910 1544530800 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771787_resized_empowermentbigenachievesbbbeelevel1rating122018resized1022.jpg 511 287 SA employment down 0.2 pct in Q3 – statistics agency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sa-employment-down-02-pct-in-q3-statistics-agency-2018-12-11 African News Agency Labour Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:41:00 +0200 507194 1544525040 1544524860 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000771753_resized_unemployment1022reuters.jpg 511 287 Local sugar industry struggles to stay afloat http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-sugar-industry-struggles-to-stay-afloat-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Labour Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505410 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767961_resized_sugarfairplaywideshootprotest1118attributetofairplay1022.jpg UNBALANCED TRADE The world sugar market is distorted by producer country incentives, resulting in production that is surplus to demand 511 287 Partnership for land tenure rights mutually beneficial http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/partnership-for-land-tenure-rights-mutually-beneficial-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Labour Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505423 1543910549 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767958_resized_sugarillovoworkerskzn11181022.jpg WOMEN IN SUGAR More than 65% of those who have benefited from the Illovo Maragra plantation partnership to date have been women 511 287 Artisan training moving to high technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/artisan-training-moving-to-high-technology-2018-12-07 Schalk Burger SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505910 1543910551 1544133600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Sugar dumping remains a crisis for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sugar-dumping-remains-a-crisis-for-industry-2018-11-22 Paige Müller Labour Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505415 1548050031 1544133600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000775597_resized_0000768678resizedlebogangchaka11181022dylan.jpg 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/76851_2018-11-12_fairplay_-_hd_web.mp485159744Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Anti-dumping organisation FairPlay’s Lebogang Chaka discusses the impact of sugar dumping on the local industry. Camerawork and Editing: Nicholas Boyd Ramaphosa to announce effective date for national minimum wage in Kliptown http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-to-announce-effective-date-for-national-minimum-wage-in-kliptown-2018-12-06 African News Agency Labour Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:07:00 +0200 506723 1544107144 1544083620 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000770631_resized_cyrilramaphosa021120181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Regulatory, payment efficiencies needed to support SME jobs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/regulatory-payment-efficiencies-needed-to-support-sme-jobs-2018-11-30 Schalk Burger SMALL BUSINESS Fri, 30 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 505286 1543237343 1543528800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Ramaphosa signs minimum wage bill into law http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ramaphosa-signs-minimum-wage-bill-into-law-2018-11-26 Reuters Labour Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:10:00 +0200 505753 1543242929 1543234200 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768639_resized_cyrilramaphosaafricacontinentalfreetradeareaagreement10620181022.jpg President Cyril Ramaphosa 511 287 Zuma's Nene sacking cost SA 148 000 jobs, 1% of GDP http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/zumas-nene-sacking-cost-sa-148-000-jobs-1-of-gdp-2018-11-23 News24Wire Labour Fri, 23 Nov 2018 15:46:00 +0200 505646 1542983139 1542980760 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000768406_resized_nhlanhlanene120720181022.jpg Former Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene 511 287 Vusi Khanyile appointed WWF-SA chairperson http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vusi-khanyile-appointed-wwf-sa-chairperson-2018-11-16 Simone Liedtke NEW APPOINTMENTS / ENVIRONMENT Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:42:00 +0200 505032 1542375904 1542375720 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000767027_resized_environmentvusikhanyilechairperson112018worldwildlifefund1022.jpg Newly-elected World Wide Fund-South Africa’s (WWF-SA) chairperson Vusi Khanyile 511 287 Upcoming protest not the first amid talks of transition away from coal – SAWEA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/upcoming-protest-not-the-first-amid-talks-of-transition-away-from-coal-sawea-2018-11-16 Simone Liedtke WIND ENERGY / LABOUR Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:39:00 +0200 505031 1542375626 1542375540 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 All not lost, despite trust deficit between govt, private sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/all-not-lost-despite-trust-deficit-between-govt-private-sector-2018-11-16 Simone Liedtke SMALL BUSINESS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:05:00 +0200 505022 1542375383 1542373500 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000766983_resized_smallbusinessministerialroundtable112018sabusinessincubationconferencedylanslater1022.jpg 511 287 Clear strategy to identify talented individuals first step in developing leaders http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/challenging-employees-develops-leadership-capabilities-2018-11-02 Schalk Burger SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Fri, 02 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0200 502625 1540884152 1541109600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000762035_resized_eatonafricamdseydoukane10181022.jpg SEYDOU KANE Eaton recognises the importance of a diverse business and leadership 511 287 Businesses need increased awareness when managing risks – Dlamini http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/businesses-need-increased-awareness-when-managing-risks-dlamini-2018-10-30 Simone Liedtke BIG DATA / RISK MANAGEMENT Tue, 30 Oct 2018 16:55:00 +0200 503285 1540911472 1540911300 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000763431_resized_kusenidlaminimassmart10181022dylan.jpg Massmart chairperson Kuseni Dlamini 511 287 Study examines impact of strikes on South African economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-study-on-the-impact-of-strikes-on-s-african-economy-2018-10-11 Paige Müller Labour Fri, 26 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0200 501495 1540218013 1540504800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759675_resized_sasolsign1018bloombergen10181022.jpg PROLONGED INDUSTRIAL ACTION Sasol employees and members of trade union Solidarity have been on a go-slow since September of this year 511 287 Solidarity Movement to serve court papers on Sasol on Thursday http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/solidary-movement-to-serve-court-papers-on-sasol-on-thursday-2018-10-23 Simone Liedtke LABOUR Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:12:00 +0200 502580 1540366342 1540300320 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global trade and development trends impact on South Africa, present opportunities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-trade-and-development-trends-impact-on-south-africa-present-opportunities-2018-10-22 Tasneem Bulbulia TRADE & DEVELOPMENT Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:15:00 +0200 502439 1540374847 1540217700 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 New Mpumalanga mall set to spur growth in the area http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-mpumalanga-mall-set-to-spur-growth-in-the-area-2018-10-19 Tasneem Bulbulia DEVELOPMENT Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:24:00 +0200 502299 1540215203 1539944640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000761591_resized_thulamahashemallperspective021020181022.jpg Artwork of the R240-million Thulamahashe Mall, in Mpumalanga, a new development between partners Nthwese Developments and Twin City 511 287 Latest WEF global competitiveness report raises red flags for South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/latest-wef-global-competitiveness-report-raises-red-flags-for-south-africa-2018-10-17 Simone Liedtke ECONOMY Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:13:00 +0200 502051 1539778459 1539778380 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Used oil industry offering significant job creation potential, says foundation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/used-oil-industry-offering-significant-job-creation-potential-says-foundation-2018-10-16 Simone Liedtke OIL / JOB CREATION Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:08:00 +0200 501937 1539691786 1539691680 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Seifsa elects ‘most transformed’ board to date http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/seifsa-elects-most-transformed-board-to-date-2018-10-15 Simone Liedtke STEEL / ENGINEERING / NEW APPOINTMENTS Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:58:00 +0200 501754 1539591339 1539590280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Report error actually ranks S Africa 110 out of 162 in economic freedom http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/report-error-actually-ranks-s-africa-110-out-of-162-in-economic-freedom-2018-10-11 Sane Dhlamini Labour Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:08:00 +0200 501501 1539268873 1539248880 99999999999 Sashnee Moodley 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000759685_resized_southafricaflag1022.jpg 511 287