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 Wednesday, 6 July 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Paramedic bloodied on Cape Town’s M5 in attack with brick – Cape Times

Unarmed traffic cops shot in Khayelitsha for their guns - Daily Voice

IRR calls for improvements in the public health sector - SABC News

Number of shack dwellers on the rise in city with highest paid manager - TimesLive

Above-inflation pay hike demands could aggravate inflation-growth dilemma - BDLive

Post Office fires 228 workers - eNCA

South African military’s chief of joint operations dies - BDLive

Things heat up outside the SABC between SACP and Motsoeneng supporters - BDLive

Public Service Commission finds delays of up to 10 years paying out pensions - BDLive

Severe rate of job losses reflects declining metals and engineering sector - Engineering News

‘Any attack on SABC’s Motsoeneng is an attack on SA artists' - EWN

Man accused of killing Cape Town officer in April denied bail - EWN

I do not earn R2.4m a year‚ says Emfuleni manager - TimesLive

Sibanye in R6m Free State education boost - Mining Weekly

Cosatu urges government to increase public transport subsidies - SABC News

Metro-bestuurders kry vet salarisse ondanks vrot oudits - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Condolences for family of Eskom contract worker who died at Medupi – SA Govt News Agency

Bar set high for Correctional Services recruits -SA Govt News Agency

ANC can't control Minister Muthambi, claims Vavi – News24

Civil servants owe millions to NSFAS for study loans - HeraldLive

Icasa strike action stretches into third day on Wednesday - Fin24

Icasa expresses willingness to negotiate to seek end to strike - SA Labour News

Post Office fires 288 Gauteng workers who went on illegal strike in June - TimesLive

Salary surveys help determine market worth - ITWeb

CWU vows to support SABC’s Motsoeneng - The Citizen

NUM demands better than 7% increase from Eskom - EWN

Court battle looms over ‘unlawful’ recruitment process for PE municipal director - HeraldLive

Metals and engineering sector in a critical condition, says Seifsa - Business Report

222 Western Cape teachers guilty of using corporal punishment - Cape Argus

Vantage Goldfields may sue AfroCan for Lily Mine deal - Business Report

At R3m, Tshwane metro municipal manager is SA’s highest paid official - SowetanLive

Only two doctors for 200 patients at Butterworth Hospital - DispatchLive

Acsa lays complaint against three former employees - HeraldLive

My hell at the SABC: Vuyo Mvoko – The Star

Amcu believes mine companies should be sued for every worker’s death - JacarandaFM

Editorial: Job losses small but mounting - BDLive

FSB’s Rosemary Hunter digs heels in on delinked view of watchdog project - BDLive

‘Kry skakel tussen vergoeding, prestasie reg’ - Netwerk24 (limited access)

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