Labour Minister looking at national minimum wage

Labour Minister looking at national minimum wage

Cape Town – Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant says her department will launch a major investigation into the modalities for the introduction of a national minimum wage in a bid to close pay inequalities. The Minister also said amendments to the Labour Relations Act would be finalised in a bid to ensure that the Commission for …

SAA passengers discharged from hospital

Kommer oor standaard en veiligheid van lugvaart in Suid-Afrika na byna noodlottige ongeluk by Port-Elizabeth Lughawe

Hong Kong – Eighteen of the 20 people, injured when a South African Airways (SAA) flight experienced severe turbulence, have been discharged from hospital. “SAA would like to advise that 18 of the 20 people injured whilst on board SA286 from Johannesburg to Hong Kong have now been discharged from hospital,” said SAA spokesperson Tlali …

Labour Minister intervenes in Numsa strike

Labour Minister intervenes in Numsa strike

Cape Town – Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant has announced that she will meet with the National Union of Metalworkers SA (Numsa) and the metal and engineering industry in a bid to ensure the strike does not drag out for longer. The minister said she wanted to find out why both sides failed to reach an …

SEMI-FINAL RESULTS OF THE GAUTENG EAST KEYHEALTH SERIES

Kia South Africa Fed Cup Team Media Day

Semi-final results of the Gauteng East KeyHealth Series being played in Benoni, Gauteng. Singles Semi-finals Men Boys 12 4-Codie van Schalkwyk (Nam) bt Christopher Fok (Mus) 6-4 6-1 3-Andreas Scott (GC) bt 6-Dylan Salton (GE) 6-1 6-2 Boys 14 1-Christiaan Worst (GN) bt 8-William Wilson (GN) 6-4 6-4 3-Joubert Klopper (FS) bt Taine Bernhard (GC) …

Die behandeling van Afrikaans op TV laat die vraag oor die betaling van TV-lisensies weer opklink

Wheels of Injustice

“Dit is ’n ernstige vraag waarom Afrikaanse TV-kykers wat nie meer die Afrikaanse televisie aandnuus kan sien nie, steeds TV-lisensies ten duurste moet betaal,” het dr. Pieter Mulder, VF Plus-leier in die Parlement aan die minister van Kommunikasie gevra. Dr. Mulder het aan die Kommunikasie-debat deelgeneem. Die skuif van die Afrikaanse televisie aandnuus en Afrikaanse …

SAA passengers, crew injured in Hong Kong

Hong Kong: An SAA flight destined for Hong Kong experienced severe turbulence, resulting in 17 passengers and three crew members being injured, South African Airways (SAA) said on Wednesday. SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali said flight SA286, which departed from Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon, bound for Hong Kong, experienced severe turbulence injuring some passengers and crew. …

MAJOR JUNIOR TENNIS EVENT ANNOUNCED BY TENNIS SOUTH AFRICA

Tennis

The best of the best junior tennis players to do battle in Manguang Johannesburg, South Africa – Following the international announcement in March this year by footwear and apparel manufacturer Nike that they have discontinued the global Nike junior Tour, Tennis South Africa (TSA) have announced a replacement event. The new tournament to be called …

Begrotingsposdebat vir die Departement van Vervoer: Suid-Afrika se gebrekkige openbare vervoerstelsel kort aandag

Begrotingsposdebat vir die Departement van Vervoer: Suid-Afrika se gebrekkige openbare vervoerstelsel kort aandag

‘n Holistiese vervoerplan is uiteindelik nodig om aan Suid-Afrika se behoeftes te voldoen aangesien openbare vervoer steeds baie gebrekkig is en sonder behoorlike planne deurgevoer word, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor vervoer. Volgens adv. Alberts is ‘n goeie voorbeeld van die skewe beplanning die minister se geskrewe antwoord aan …