Media Statements

Employment and Labour welcomes SIU probe07/04/2021
Employment and Labour in drive to recruit farmworkers to pick citrus fruits in Tzaneen17/03/2021
Lack of workplace behaviour change is driving covid-19 infections at work16/03/2021
Minister Nxesi paves way for UIF to start processing new claims after publishing direction for COVIDTERS extension04/03/2021
One of seven Chinese nationals accused of human trafficking and forced labour nabbed at OR Tambo Airport trying to escape25/02/2021
Employment and Labour Deputy Minister fulfills promise she made to four learners: brand new uniforms25/02/2021
Minister Nxesi notes positive role played by UIF through TERS and CCMA in mitigating the worst effects of the jobs bloodbath24/02/2021
Minister Nxesi responds to the outcry in relation to National Minimum Wage22/02/2021
Inspectors shut down part of Arcelor Mittal where three were workers died as a result of stack collapse18/02/2021
NEDLAC partners endorse UIF proposal for Covid TERS extension17/02/2021
Department of Employment and Labour moves to solve Mpumalanga service delivery crisis17/02/2021
Compensation Fund records rising claims as a result of covid-19 infections16/02/2021
Department in the process of considering the motor industry collective agreement15/02/2021
The Unemployment Insurance Fund to work out details of the extension of the covid19 TERS as announced at SONA12/02/2021
Department of Employment and Labour acting to address long queues11/02/2021
Employment and Labour condoles family of client who suddenly passed on at Kempton Park labour centre10/02/2021
Employment and Labour Minister TW Nxesi announces minimum wage increases 09/02/2021
Employment and Labour Mbombela local office closed temporarily due to positive covid-19 case08/02/2021
Minister Nxesi welcomes Constitutional court judgement dismissing solidarity’s challenge on employment equity07/02/2021
Labour inspectors locked in by workers05/02/2021
Employment and Labour welcomes arrest of UIF fraud suspects including a departmental official05/02/2021
Department of Employment and Labour to continue helping workers in vulnerable sectors through UIF’s normal benefits03/02/2021
Baby Labour arrives early as client experiences her greatest benefit in the labour centre03/02/2021
UIF launches e-compliance certificate system01/02/2021
Department of Employment and Labour condemns fake employment notice 01/02/2021
Amendment of the normal payment process, which include the submission of continuations forms (COP) 29/01/2021
Klerksdorp Labour Centre in the North West offer limited services following its temporary closure due water shortage27/01/2021
Department of Employment and Labour eliminates queues at Labour Centres by relaxing UIF processes26/01/2021
Rustenburg and Mafikeng labour centres in the North West are temporarily closed due to covid-19 cases20/01/2021
Department of Employment and Labour Free State provincial office closes temporarily due to an occupational hazard20/01/2021
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