Apart from the national minimum wage that was introduced recently, the National Minimum Wage Act also triggered other amendments to inter alia the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the Labour Relations Act, the most noteworthy being the introduction of parental and adoption leave.
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One of the most important elements of cybersecurity is constant monitoring of the nature of security risks The approach is to focus resources on crucial system components and to protect the biggest known threats without leaving components defenceless against less
Globally, people are becoming progressively connected with all types of smart devices, and cybersecurity is now an international concern The amount of data that businesses and their customers are generating is increasing. With this comes an aggregate number of people
What you need to know about your probation period at work There is an upward trend of companies appointing new employees subject to a probationary period. There are some instances where these companies have very little understanding of the legal
Designed to manage crop production From June 5 to June 10, IBA Group participated in Belagro 2018, an international specialized exhibition held within the Belarusian Agriculture Week in Minsk, Belarus. The Belarusian Agriculture Week gathered representatives of 536 companies
The YES (Youth Employment Service) programme is a business-led initiative undertaken in collaboration with government, labour and civil society The YES initiative aims to contribute towards building and strengthening our economy. This will be done by creating one million jobs
Thought Leadership: The development paradigm is central to achieving the objective of B-BBEE The Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) policy framework has as a major objective the development of black people to enable them to participate in mainstream economic activities
In layman’s terms, business trusts are a legal arrangement created to hold and manage assets for the benefit of individuals or entities There are a number of ways in which different types of business trusts are classified in South Africa and
What are picketing rules and what is the purpose of a picket? The right to picket can be traced back to section 17 of South Africa’s Constitution, 1996, which provides that everybody (strikers and their supporters) has the right to
How can ‘system unavailability’ affect the productivity of your business? Can we ever understand the true cost of downtime in an organisation? The only way to do this is to get a grip on what downtime really costs. The
Will B-BBEE start fading away once these proposed amendments become effective? Since the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) published the proposed amendments to the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice in March 2018, there appears to be uncertainty among business