The Services Sector Education and Training Authority (SSeta) has launched a major forensic investigation into contracts worth about R273 million to eliminate the allegedly widespread looting and wastage incurred by South Africa’s skills development funds.
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Foreign business people trying to start strip clubs, import used cars or set up a security company will from now on be denied business visas.
The two week-long strike led by metal workers’ union Numsa could be just the first round in a battle to win wage increases in the metals and engineering sector this year.
Eskom might have declared a profit of R7.1 billion on Friday, but it is still icurring losses where it really counts.
The inventor of the Please Call Me, Nkosana Makate, is headed for Bloemfontein after losing the first round of his legal battle with Vodacom.
South Africa’s approximately 70 active consumer credit insurers (CCIs) just had a giant target painted on their foreheads.
Apparent divisions within the employer camp in the Metal and Engineering Industries Bargaining Council are set to complicate a strike already marred by widespread violence.
The new visa application contractor appointed by the department of home affairs is facing a tough crowd, not least because it is being allowed to charge a R1 350 fee that is up to 10 times what this service costs elsewhere.
By Wednesday, Eskom will have to call a major bluff after the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) threatened to call out 9 000 “essential services” workers on an unprotected strike this week.
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Saturday. The Croc and I are up bright and early. Impolitely so, if you ask me, but we don’t have a choice. The Commander in Chief is in town so that’s that.
Honestly, do we really need the department of public works? Has it brought us anything but embarrassment and scandal?