The Minara Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Global Entrepreneur Week Durban 2015 (GEW 2015) to catalyze a vibrant entrepreneur community in the city. This forms part of the Chamber’s focus on empowering youth and entrepreneurs in an inspiring environment to make positive change. The GEW/ Minara Day will encourage Youth Entrepreneurs to build networks for their businesses and position their ideas.
The department of labour has increased the minimum wage payable to domestic workers – which will kick in from 1 December 2015 until 30 November 2016. Department minister Mildred Oliphant announced that in terms of Sectoral Determination 1: the minimum wages will be adjusted upwards for employees in Area A and Area B.