Today's Labour News

newsThis news aggregator site highlights South African labour news from a wide range of internet and print sources. Each posting has a synopsis of the source article, together with a link or reference to the original. Postings cover the range of labour related matters from industrial relations to generalist human resources.

weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Tuesday, 5 July 2016


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Three bodies of illegal miners found in Welkom - SABC News

Man falls to his death at Medupi power station - News24

Traffic cops shot outside Khayelitsha library - IOL News

Lack of managerial expertise behind SABC crisis, says ANC – EWN

Brian Molefe to get R9.5m for stabilising Eskom - BDLive

Eskom forks out R18.3m in performance bonuses - TimesLive

Department of Labour inquiry into M1 structural collapse to resume on Thursday – The Citizen

‘The economy isn't growing fast enough to create jobs’ - EWN

Gautrain security guards face retrenchment after a fare hike, unless they waive bonuses - M&G

Strike looms ahead of possible Gautrain retrenchments - The Citizen

Jimi Matthews 'biggest coward ever', says CWU - News24

CWU blames content quotas for Hlaudi’s woes - IOL News

‘Uber came to Africa to abuse Africans’ - BusinessTech

Uber drivers join Satawu;, want to take Uber to court over conditions – BDLive

Gautrain drivers’ strike over wage increases on the cards - EWN

The astonishing number of South Africans who do not have medical aid - BusinessTech

MTN, Kagiso Media to recognise women in ICT - ITWeb

SA to pay price for gender inequality, says ILO specialist – Business Report

Post Office, CWU resolve many outstanding issues - Business Report

Fuel hike to hit workers, says Uasa – Business Report

ANC pandering to white monopoly capital: CWU – IOL News

CWU says ANC’s call for probe into Motsoeneng is ‘pandering to white capital’ - BDLive

Vantage to ‘hold AfroCan to account’ on Lily mine deal withdrawal - Mining Weekly

Lily Mine rescue hopes dashed as AfroCan withdraws and Vantage plans to sue - M&G

CWU fully behind SABC’s Hlaudi Motsoeneng – SABC News

NUM rejects Eskom's revised 7% wage offer - Reuters Africa

Geen verhogings vir Eskom-direkteure - Netwerk24 (limited access)

15 000 retrenched in first quarter as jobs crisis grows – Daily News

Media union Mwasa says SABC is like Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s spaza shop - TimesLive

What’s really behind the Icasa strike - WhichVoIP

‘Poor don’t benefit from SA transport’ - Business Report

Trade sector leads SA’s jobs bloodbath in first quarter – Business Report

Stats SA calls on govt to focus on skills development - EWN

Civil servants owe millions for study loans - HeraldLive

Mass action call to force Hlaudi out of SABC - The Star

Legal battles loom for SABC - eNCA

Organisations offer suggestions to fight unemployment - SABC News

Cosatu: Save jobs by negotiating wages with restraint - TimesLive

Ramos unveils R1.4bn skills initiative - BDLive

‘Worrying’ employment slump across eight sectors - DispatchLive

Surprise as state jobs shrink in first quarter – BDLive

SABC’s Motsoeneng is a liar, says Vavi – The Citizen

Talle was al slagoffer van Lily-myn se Barrett - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Take a Chance: Welcome to the golden underground world of Zama-Zamas - Daily Maverick

Liberty’s conduct questioned in Rosemary Hunter’s pension fund dispute - Moneyweb


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