Today's Labour News

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weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Monday, 11 April 2016

Chronological with latest web postings at the top

With jobs of 7,500 at stake, Oakbay to plead with banks not to close accounts - BDLive

Possible avoidance of job cuts at Exxaro’s Arnot colliery – SABC News

Bodies of three illegal miners recovered in Free State - SABC News

Nearly all Pikitup strikers back at work - IOL News

US study indicates smokers finding it difficult to get a job - Fin24

Cosatu slams banks for shunning Guptas – IOL News

Having ANN7 on your CV is seen as a joke, says a staffer - News24

Zuma moet verantwoordelikheid aanvaar vir ‘Guptanami’ – Maroela Media

Amcu leader slams Lily Mine over delayed recovery of bodies - News24

Overcrowding, understaffing remain a concern in SA’s prisons: Popcru - SABC News

Cape Town train commuters call on Metrorail to improve services - EWN

Absa’s ‘ReadytoWork’ programme offers youth essential skills - Business Report

Metrorail counts cost of Cape Town arson attacks - News24

Sibanye wage offer: Rival unions protecting capitalists, says Amcu - Fin24

Pikitup to bolster refuse removal after strike through third-party contractors - BDLive

Pikitup workers return to ‘pick up slack’ after 5-week strike - EWN

Drieziek riots over dirty streets after Pikitup strike ends - The Star

Draft code targets 10% black pilots, 35% black bus ownership, more women in taxi industry - Engineering News

Sanral denies Cosatu’s claim of toll plaza job losses due to introduction of e-tolling - SA Labour News

Harmony’s Kusasalethu mine halts work after fatality - Fin24

Students at Lilitha Nursing College in East London protest exclusions - GroundUp

Samwu, Rand Water start wage talks this week – Engineering News

Amcu claims victory at Sibanye Gold over extra R25 - BDLive

Unions unhappy as Lily Mine goes into business rescue - Fin24

State salaries bill ‘unaffordable’ - BDLive

Enraged NUM wants Chamber to reopen wage talks after Sibanye-Amcu deal - SA Labour News

Opinion & Analysis: How two crucial trends are affecting unemployment in SA – Sunday Times

SA in need of 20,000 specialists and faces a ‘major skills shortage’ of doctors – SowetanLive

Master Builders Western Cape offers free training - Fin24

Amcu agrees to wage deal with Sibanye Gold - Business Report

Pikitup mum on fresh allegation against Amanda Nair - EWN

Cops in PE barracks choke on having tp pay for food – HeraldLive

Help for Kuyga’s jobless urged - HeraldLive

Vakbonde woedend oor Sibanye en Amcu se besluit - Netwerk24

Metrorail delays expected after two trains go up in flames at Cape Town station – Cape Argus

Major delays, cancellations at Cape Town Station on Monday - News24

Deal brokered by Des van Rooyen gives hope of end to Mogalakwena strike - The New Age

Opinion & Analysis: Do not blame the millennials if you cannot hang on to them - BDLive

Pikitup employees go to work – The Star

Pikitup back at work - The New Age

Pikitup strike is over - TimesLive

Lily-mynramp: Vingers wys na zama-zamas - Netwerk24

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