Rolls-Royce is expected to cut thousands of jobs this week as chief executive Warren East details how the engineering giant’s latest restructuring will work.
ICT group Yekani Manufacturing on Tuesday unveiled its R1 billion factory in East London Industrial Development Zone (IDZ) that it says will create 1,000 jobs.
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) says it will be discussing the possible retrenchment of 2,000 workers from AngloGold Ashanti with the company in the hope of finding a viable alternative.
Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has launched Aspen’s R1 billion high containment facility that will create over 500 jobs.
The launch of a Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) is expected to create 300 000 direct and two million indirect jobs on the continent.
Wesgro announced that over the last eight months, their investment team has helped secure over R1.9 billion in committed investments emanating from 14 deals.
Today the Manufacturing Circle launched its ‘Map to a Million New Jobs in a Decade’, a plan containing realistic, constructive, and actionable steps to create an environment in which manufacturing in South Africa can thrive and jobs can be created.
President Jacob Zuma has reiterated government’s commitment to investing in infrastructure as a means of stimulating growth and creating jobs.
A new study contrasts many recent headlines reporting that robots will take over our jobs in the future. Pearson, in partnership with Nesta and the Oxford Martin School, recently released a report entitled “The Future of Skills: Employment in 2030” which forecasts that only one in five workers are in professions that will shrink worldwide.
Platinum miner Lonmin plans to cut over 1,000 jobs before Christmas, South Africa’s Solidarity union said on Monday, due to persistently low commodity prices and rising costs.