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WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LIMITED ANNOUNCES SOLID GROWTH IN CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT

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23 March 2017

WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LTD ACQUIRES OXYON 

Workforce Holdings Limited has acquired the business of Oxyon Human Capital Solutions, broadening the holding comopany's artisinal temporary employment services (TES) capabilities.   Read more here

27 February 2017

WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LTD ACQUIRES KBC HOLDINGS 

Workforce Holdings Limited has acquired KBC Holdings and its wholly owned subsidiary, KBC Health and Safety (Pty) Ltd (“KBC”), with effect from 1 January 2017 for a maximum purchase consideration of R47 million.   Read more here

12 January 2017

UPDATE: WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LTD, MEYERTEL AND UBER SA EMPOWER JOBSEEKERS THROUGH EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT

Following on from Meyertel, Workforce Holdings Ltd and Uber’s very successful Jobseekers Empowerment Day, Training Force, a division of Workforce Holdings Ltd, conducted construction training for the jobseekers,   Read more here

 08 December 2016

WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LIMITED ANNOUNCES 45% HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH IN ITS INTERIM RESULTS

‘Give a man a fish and you’ll feed him for a day, teach him to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.’ This was the mindset behind Myertal Tactical Security’s Jobseeker Empowerment Day at Discovery Soccer Park in Illovo last week.   Read more here

 04 November 2016

WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LIMITED ANNOUNCES 45% HEADLINE EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH IN ITS INTERIM RESULTS

Bulk of the Group’s significant success attributed to organic growth during first half of the financial year.   Read more here

 24 August 2016

WORKFORCE HOLDING'S GILLIAN JOHNSON CHOSEN AS FINALIST IN THE STANDARD BANK TOP WOMEN AWARDS

Gillian Johnson, Managing Director of Telebest Holdings (Pty) Limited incorporating, ONLY the BEST and Teleresources recruitment businesses, has been chosen as a finalist in the category of Top Businesswoman in the 13th Annual Standard Bank Top Women Awards. ONLY the BEST and Teleresources have further been jointly chosen as finalists in the Skills Development category of the awards.   Read more here

17 August 2016

WORKFORCE HOLDINGS LTD ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF NEW CEO, PHILIP FROOM

Philip has been a shareholder and director of the Paycorp Group Proprietary Limited (“Paycorp”) (a former subsidiary of the listed company, Transaction Capital Limited), and a founding shareholder and Chief Executive Officer of subsidiary companies of Paycorp for the past 11 years.  Read more here

26 July 2016

Workforce Holdings and Mandela granddaughters give kids a sporting chance for Mandela Day

The late international icon Nelson Mandela believed that: “Sport has the power to change the world…it has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair.”  Read more here

18 July 2016

Workforce Holdings acquires GCubed

Boutique recruitment agency adds weight and depth to permanent recruitment offering. Read more here

17 May 2016

Britehouse Digital Hub pilots Early Childhood Development Training for Women-Owned SMEs

Women running pre-schools in underprivileged areas gain certification that qualifies their small businesses for funding from the Department of Social Development.  Read more here

25 April 2016

Workforce Holdings Limited Announces a Promising Set of Financial Results

The Group’s diversification and acquisition strategies pay off with strong contributions from non-core businesses.  Read more here

17 March 2016

Workforce Holdings buys Quyn Outsource Solutions

Acquisition of personnel outsourcing specialists adds technical skills to Workforce’s assignee base.  Read more here

21 January 2016

Life Healthcare appoints Workforce’s Allmed to source Permanent Staff

Johannesburg: The Life Healthcare group of hospitals has recently appointed Allmed Healthcare Professionals (“Allmed”), a Workforce Holdings Limited company (JSE: WKF), to source permanent medical staff for its 64 hospitals across South Africa.   Read more here

26 October 2015

Workforce Holdings buys Prisma Training Solutions

Training Force, a wholly owned subsidiary of Workforce Holdings Limited (“Workforce”) (JSE: WKF), has acquired Prisma Training Solutions (“Prisma”), a specialist training service provider in the mining sector.   Read more here

7 October 2015

Contract workers now able to access benefits of financial inclusions

Johannesburg: Essential Employee Benefits (EEB), a wholly owned subsidiary of Workforce Holdings Limited (“Workforce Holdings”) (JSE: WKF), has collaborated with FNB to offer a range of financial products and services to all contract and permanent workers employed through the holding company, giving many of its 34,000 strong workforce access to financial inclusion for the first time.   Read more here

1 October 2015

Workforce Holdings expands Its reach on the African continent

 Workforce Holdings Limited (JSE: WKF) is delivering on its stated growth and diversification strategy with the expansion of its African business, Workforce Africa.   Read more here

15 September 2015

Workforce Holdings announces a solid set of financial results

Workforce Holdings Limited (“Workforce”) (JSE: WKF), today announced a promising set of interim results for the half year ended June 2015.  Read more here

26 August 2015

 

Department of Health appoints Allmed to source nursing staff in the Western Cape

The Department of Health in the Western Cape has appointed Allmed Healthcare Professionals, a Workforce Holdings Limited (JSE: WKF) company, to source nursing staff for all the province’s state hospitals for the next two years, which commenced on 1 July 2015. Read more here

16 July 2015

DHET North West and Training Force train 100 new welders

The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) in the North West Province has partnered with Training Force, a wholly owned subsidiary of Workforce Holdings Limited (JSE: WKF), to give 100 adult learners the skills they need to lift themselves out of unemployment and to join the ranks of the employed workforce. Read more here

6 July 2015

Workforce Holdings' Healthcare Business Wins RCL Foods Employee Health & Wellness Contract

Workforce Healthcare, a specialist health and wellness company, partly owned by Workforce Holdings Limited (JSE: WKF), has been awarded a contract through its DNA Wellness brand to provide wellness services for 9 000 employees within RCL Foods Ltd. These workers are within the RCL Foods - Consumer and Vector Logistics divisions in the Cape and Inland regions. Read more here

8 June 2015

Workforce Holdings reaps the rewards of its diversification strategy

Workforce Holdings Limited, which recently announced a solid set of results for the 2014 fiscal year, is reaping the rewards of its decision to diversify its business, and has realised significant growth across its portfolio of five businesses. The group is also intending to embark on an acquisition trail to fuel this diversification strategy even further, led by its chairman Ronny Katz and Lawrence Diamond, its CEO. Read more here

7 May 2015