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Social entrepreneurs on building South Africa’s economy

The stories of 14 social entrepreneurs are told in the book The Disruptors. The authors share their journey in the writing of it, and...

SKA South Africa invests in local people

While the Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA) may be globally renowned for its cutting-edge science and advanced technology, the project's proudest contribution...

Brand South Africa welcomes South Africa’s improvement in IMD rankings

Brand South Africa welcomes South Africa’s improvement in the Institute for Management Development’s competitiveness index. South Africa now stands at number 52, up from number 53 in 2015.

Red & Yellow invests in people

harvest thumbWith its Springboard Marketing Institute, the Red & Yellow School of advertising and marketing is widening the pool of skills in the industry.

Minister to boost technical colleges

TVET---thumbChange is in the wind for technical and vocational education and training colleges, which are seen as crucial for building skills needed in the workplace and for economic progress. "Aligning our colleges and their programmes to the world of work is no longer negotiable," says Nzimande.

Minister to boost technical colleges

TVET---thumbChange is in the wind for technical and vocational education and training colleges, which are seen as crucial for building skills needed in the workplace and for economic progress. "Aligning our colleges and their programmes to the world of work is no longer negotiable," says Nzimande.

For the Future Lady with a purpose

Shireen Ramjoo believes that girls must look beyond their struggles to be the women they want to be; her website, For the Future Lady, offers the career and educational guidance they need to get there.

Transnet offers bursaries to engineering students

State-owned companies and major business have a responsibility to step forward, invest and create jobs, says Transnet. The parastatal is doing its bit to invest in education, and offers bursaries and internships to hundreds of students.

Education infrastructure build ‘on the go’

Higher education infrastructure projects will account for R12.6-billion of the government's infrastructure spending over the next three years, creating over 65 000 jobs along with significant skills development opportunities, says Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande.

Motor cluster will drive change

The Eastern Cape province opened another chapter in its ongoing efforts to improve its regional competitiveness and increase job creation with the formal launch of a dedicated automotive cluster.
Motor industry, government talk jobs