Today's Labour News

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OutsourcingMustFall ‘remain determined to end poverty wages’ despite kidnapping of activist - The New Age

Samwu Eastern Cape axes top official - IOL News

Eastern Cape Samwu chairman expelled – HeraldLive

Pikitup defends decision to pay striking workers - SABC News

Fedusa and CFCR happy with ConCourt Nkandla ruling - News24

Third police shooting at taxi carrying workers in two months – Cape Argus

Three week-strike halts production at Glencore’s Wonderfontein coal mine - SABC News

Search for missing OutsourcingMustFall campaigner in full swing - SABC News

ConCourt’s Nkandla judgment should strengthen SA democracy, says Cosatu - News24

ANA test results withheld after conflict with unions - Cape Argus

Don’t refuse to pay refuse collection charges, warns Pikitup – The Star

Union mum on sensitive information about Lily Mine incident – SABC News

Solidarity mum on ‘sensitive’ Lily Mine info - The Citizen

Jobs in SADC sugar production sector are safe despite drought – SABC News

UIF Amendment Bill referred to National Assembly - SA Govt News Agency

Cosatu hails ConCourt’s Nkandla judgment – Business Report

Zuma thinks he is a chief and we are his subjects: Vavi - News24

Striking Botselo Milling workers burn trucks and reportedly run amuck - Business Report

Staff at Limpopo tea estate left in limbo – SowetanLive

Church employee fired for seeing a sangoma – SowetanLive

All of them must go, says Vavi - eNCA

Atlatsa Resources plans to cut 3,500 staff at Bokoni platinum operations - Miningmx

Cosatu blasts Joburg over discipline of Pikitup strikers - IOL News

Opposition to annual Metrorail price hike - GroundUp

Pikitup pays March wages to striking workers - Business Report

Slain Limpopo traffic cop to be laid to rest Saturday - The Citizen

Teachers' union Sadtu slams jobs-for-cash report – Daily News

Truck set alight on Tuesday on N14 near Delareyville by Botselo Milling strikers – SA Labour News

Taxi strike cripples parts of DBN, Mandini – The Witness

KZN taxi strike ends – IOL News

KZN taxis back on the road on Thursday after two-day strike - SABC News

Growing concern for missing OutsourcingMustFall activist – Pretoria News

Western Cape to create over 100,000 jobs in agricultural sector - EWN

Nelson Mandela Bay contract workers in protest for permanent jobs - HeraldLive

Austere times for academia bode ill for graduate quality - BDLive

Fighting workplace germs a never-ending battle - BDLive

Eskom tariff increase to cost SA 5,000 jobs and another increase looming - Moneyweb

Pikitup strikers halt disciplinary hearings with demand for interpreters - TimesLive

ANA-toetse kos R220 miljoen, ‘maar land het niks om te wys’ - Netwerk24

Take-home wages defy low economic outlook – The New Age

Kospryse: 20%-skok wag op SA – Netwerk24

Low unemployment in Western Cape - The New Age

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