Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Labour.

Employment Equity Act In Force on 1 August 2014

The Presidency

The Employment Equity Amendment Act of 2013 will come into effect on 1 August 2014.

President Zuma signed the bill in January 2014.

Technology Subjects for National Curriculum

Department of Basic Education

The department of basic education is amending the National Education Policy Act to add new technology subjects to the national curriculum statement (NCS).

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (37840 / 564 of 18 July 2014) basic education minister Angelina Motshekga, after consultation with the council of education ministers, has approved the addition of the following subjects to the NCS grades R-12:

Labour Minister Delivers Budget Vote Speech

Department of Labour

Labour minister Mildred Oliphant has brought parliament up to date on her department’s progress with its legislative programme.

The minister announced in the debate on her budget vote that: