Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Labour.

Parliament Passes Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill

Department of Labour

Parliament has passed the Unemployment Insurance Amendment Bill and sent it to president Zuma for assent.

The bill was tabled in October 2015.

A National Minimum Wage of R3 500 Proposed

The Presidency

A national minimum wage of R3 500 is on the cards.

The deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced this during a recent media briefing at Nedlac.

Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Bill in the Pipeline

Department of Labour

An Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Amendment Bill is soon to be released for public comment.

The department of labour announced this at its conference focusing on the OHS issue pertaining to Small Medium and Micro Enterprise’s (SMME) capacity to absorb the unemployed in South Africa.

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