weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet from Saturday, 30 April to Monday, 2 May 2016

Chronological with latest web postings at the top


Bekroonde polisielid voor sy huis in motor geskiet - Netwerk24

130 years of fighting for workers – The Star

Dlamini unfazed by new labour federation - SABC News

Opinion & Analysis: May Day marks the diminished voices of the working class - BDLive

Phiyega will know her fate in 5 weeks - The Star

Biggest salary increases in South Africa in 2016 - BusinessTech

New union idea must be in interests of the workers: Amcu - SABC News

No sex-for-jobs under EFF, promises Malema - IOL News

Solidarity’s Du Plessis: No joy this Worker’s Day with jjobs disappearing, layoffs growing – Fin24

Samwu slams North West municipalities over breach of labour laws - SABC News

Inquiry into Phiyega’s fitness to hold office gets under way on Tuesday – TimesLive

Lonmin’s Ben Magara: Time to acknowledge our unsung miners – Miningmx

Vavi, Jim deliver scathing attack on Cosatu - Mail & Guardian

SACP's Nxesi hits at 'cult figure' Vavi - IOL News

A million small businesses needed to create jobs, says DA – DispatchLive

Workers get no answers from Zuma - Business Report

New labour federation expected by year end - SABC News

'Cosatu too cosy with government': Vavi – eNCA

Worker-led revolution a new battle for the ANC – Business Report

Future of workers depends on the ANC, says Zuma – EWN

Sanral management company, Satawu in conciliation talks over pay increases - eNCA

Cosatu calls on workers to defend federation - Business Report

Political messages dominate Workers’ Day events - SABC News

Mpumalanga MEC warns lazy medical staff – The New Age

Phiyega faces a tough five weeks - The New Age

Plans underway to hold founding congress for new workers’ federation - EWN

Prasa, Satawu weer in hof oor stakers - Netwerk24


Lily Mine workers unpaid – The New Age

Rotating night shift death risk - Cape Times

New trade union federation must work for its members: Vavi - SABC News

IFP leader concerned about high levels of unemployment - SABC News

AngloGold officials to visit Savuka mine shaft once it’s safe - EWN

Fight exploitation by standing together, EFF tells workers - News24

Cosatu has stood the test of time: Dlamini - SABC News

Rebel unions await go-ahead from members for formation of new labour federation - Sunday Independent

Breakaway unions launch jobs campaign - eNCA

Teti Traffic, Satawu head for conciliation over 130% pay hike demand - SABC News

Union movement fragmenting at alarming rate, says Vavi – City Press

New union federation not for the lazy, says Vavi - News24

‘Leave Cosatu, join us’, is Numsa's call to workers - News24

President Zuma calls for end to exploitation of workers - eNCA

Thousands attend Cosatu’s May Day rally in Durban - Business Report

Cosatu 'shop stewards for the Guptas', says Numsa president – Mail & Guardian

How unions have boosted pay, job security in democratic SA – TimesLive

Employment equity: What’s really going on? - City Press

New federation’s got a battle ahead – City Press

Vavi: We will do it differently - City Press

Blade comments on new labour federation – Business Report

Tripartite alliance leaders appeal for ANC votes at Cosatu’s May Day celebration - BDLive

Government committed to workers' rights - SA Govt News Agency

Unions must put economic growth & workers' interests first, says Vavi - EWN

The new struggle is the struggle for jobs, says DA’s Maimane - SABC News

Cosatu, SACP reaffirm support for ANC - The Citizen

Phiyega’s day of reckoning draws closer - Sunday Independent

Sovereignty Campaign mobilises masses to march against bread price increase – SABC News

Post Office workers adamant about downing tools - SABC News

Opinion & Analysis: Workers’ Day, a good time to reflect - BDLive

Vavi to speak at Mehlareng Stadium on Workers' Day - News24

Unions throw weight behind new labour federation – eNCA

Zuma in Tshwane for Workers' Day - News24

Cosatu to mark 30 years with Workers Day rallies - EWN

Unions host rallies to reach workers on May Day – eNCA

Gideon du Plessis: Werkersdag bied min om te vier - Netwerk24

Topbestuur: 50%-teiken eers teen 2036 bereik - Netwerk24


Anglo Gold officials to visit Savuka mine shaft once it’s safe - EWN

Vavi says workers need an independent labour federation - EWN

Workers to celebrate May Day at Green Point Stadium - SABC News

Two mineworkers killed following earth tremor in Carletonville - EWN

Stop organising in same pool, Vavi tells unions - Business Report

Delegates arrive for Workers Summit – Business Report

Zuma must fall‚ but so must the ANC and white monopoly capitalism‚ says Numsa - TimesLive

Buffalo City strike over, but workers still not satisfied with R75m deal - DispatchLive

New memorial in Stellenbosch recognises EMS staff lost in line of duty - eNCA

Opposition, Numsa urge NPA to reinstate Zuma corruption charges – eNCA

Two miners die underground at AngloGold mine - ANN7

Treindienste in Wes-Kaap nog nie reg - Netwerk24

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