Presidential economic team aware of job crisis: expert

An economist says the Presidential Economic Advisory Council is aware of the job crisis.

JOHANNESBURG - It's only the first month of the year, and already 2020 is marred by job losses.

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Mining companies, Samancor Chrome, and Glencore have become the latest companies to announce retrenchments, after Telkom and Massmart leaving thousands of workers in a vulnerable position.

An economist says the Presidential Economic Advisory Council is aware of the job crisis.

Wandile Sihlobo said, "all I can say to assure our people is that there is a lot of work...We understand the constraints that are in SA...There is work underway."

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