Is South Africa Facing a Jobs Recession?
Most job losses during August were in the formal sector, which shed 14,382 jobs as employment numbers fell for the third month.
According to the Adcorp Employment Index, employment fell at an annualised rate of 0.23 percent, following sharp declines of 3.1 percent in May, two percent in June, and stalled employment numbers in July.
Carnegie3, 3 September 2012
The South African Government is increasingly experimenting with the introduction of numerous policies and programs to fight what appears to be an obstinate unemployment problem. read more »
South Africa: Ford Creates Jobs to Boost SA Production
SouthAfrica.info, 28 August 2012
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has created 800 jobs in response to strong demand for increased production of its Ford Ranger pickup truck, which begins on 3 ... read more »
Economic policy would be the deciding factor on who takes the lead at the national ballot box and the Democratic Alliance could well run the country following the 2019 or 2024 ... Read more »