Manufacturing, mining major contributors to third quarter job losses

PUBLISHED: Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:38:02 GMT
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Manufacturing and construction industries have been the main sectors to shed most jobs. This has been reported in the third quarter employment numbers released by Statistics SA. These results show a decrease of 16 thousand jobs in formal non-agricultural sector the quarter ended in September. Joining CNBC Africa to unpack the employment survey for the third quarter is Matlapane Masupye, Director Employment Statistics at StatsSA.

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