Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Labour.

Hearings on National Minimum Wage Scheduled

Portfolio Committee on Labour

The national assembly’s labour committee will place the issue of a national minimum wage firmly under the spotlight next week.

Public hearings on the viability of a national minimum wage in South Africa will be held from 3 to 6 February 2015.

Mine Health and Safety Bill on Track

Department of Mineral Resources

The consultation process on the Draft Mine Health and Safety Amendment Bill is drawing to a close and a revised bill based on stakeholder input is under construction.

The mineral resource minister, Advocate Ngoako Ramatlhodi, revealed this during a presentation on the 2014 mine health and safety statistics in Pretoria.

New Minimum Wage for Farm Workers

Department of Labour

The minimum wage for farm workers has been increased by 7.7% for the 2015/2016 financial year.

The increase was announced in a statement released by the labour department.

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