Picture: 123RF / ANDREA CRISANTE
Picture: 123RF / ANDREA CRISANTE

SA’s unemployment rate reached 29.1% in the third quarter, climbing to its highest level in more than a decade.

The expanded unemployment rate, which includes discouraged job seekers, came in at 38.5%.

Business Day TV sat down with Stanlib chief economist Kevin Lings to discuss the issues affecting the job market.