Department of Labour to unveil regulations on NMW exemptions

The Department of Labour is finalising the drafting of exemption regulations ahead of the enactment of the national minimum wage, Unathi Ramabulana, Deputy Director of Employment Standards Unit told workers.   Addressing a workers engagement/briefing session on the implementation of the national minimum wage (NMW) and amendments to the Basic Condition of Employment Act (BCEA)…

Implementation of the Workplace Based Learning Agreement Regulations

IMPLEMENTATION OF NEWLY PROMULGATED WORKPLACE BASED LEARNING PROGRAMME AGREEMENT REGULATION The Department of Higher Education and Training has promulgated the SETA workplace based learning programme agreement regulations, 2018 on Friday, 16 November 2018 in the Government Gazette No 42037. In preparation for the regulation coming into effect on Monday, 1 April 2019, merSETA wishes to…

Change of Guard at the Cape Chamber

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry could not be in better hands, said Ms Janine Myburgh, the outgoing President, as she handed the reigns over to Mr Geoffrey Jacobs. Ms Myburgh served as president for five eventful years which saw a rise in the Chamber’s profile. This was confirmed by independent research which found…