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 Thursday, 7 July 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

More woes for embattled Pikitup boss - The Star

Unemployment up by 3% in Joburg during Tau’s tenure, claims DA – The Star

Lily Mine lawyers to claim millions from Canadian investor AfroCan - SABC News

Cape Town training investment yields 1,200 job opportunities - EWN

Samwu believes it’s vindicated by Pikitup MD’s suspension - EWN

SANDF general arrested on fraud, corruption charges - News24

Gauteng Legislature not guilty of jobs for cash‚ says speaker – TimesLive

Expert rebuts poor workmanship claims by Murray & Roberts in M1 bridge collapse inquiry - SowetanLive

Cosatu wrong; black and white traffic officers have same training‚ says City of Cape Town - TimesLive

Icasa still deliberating on SABC matter – SABC News

Dept of Labour inquiry given contrary reports on scaffolding at collapsed M1 bridge - BDLive

M1 bridge wasn’t able to withstand huffing and puffing winds - TimesLive

Man skiet Humansdorp staatsamptenaar, toe himself - Maroela Media

Pos Rustenburg myne se swart vennote, sê Malema - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Mining CEOs are proof that companies can pay workers more: Mathunjwa - Mining Weekly

Picketers call for SABC suspensions to be reversed - EWN

Tshwane skills programme targets the youth – SA Govt News Agency

No structural movement prior to M1 bridge collapse, expert tells labour dept inquiry – News24

Community health workers continue protest at health department in Pretoria – BDLive

Special leave of Pikitup boss extended - eNCA

Pikitup's MD placed on special leave - SABC News

Pikitup’s MD placed on special leave pending internal hearing - EWN

uThukela has seven days to respond to Imatu strikers’ demands - Ladysmith Gazette

Amcu wants 47% pay rise for lowest paid at platinum producers – Bloomberg

Amcu stands firm on R12,500 minimum wage - Fin24

Amcu demands 15% wage hike - Business Report

Amcu demands R12,500 basic minimum salary in platinum sector - BDLive

Higher wage demands could deepen SA’s monetary policy dilemma - Engineering News

Security guard shot dead in Pretoria - The Citizen

Icasa strike enters day four on Thursday - ITWeb

PSC gives clarity on delays in state pension pay-outs - SABC News

SABC given Friday ultimatum over suspended employees - EWN

Amid steel sector crisis warnings, Numsa battles to get retail motor bosses to make wage offer - SA Labour News

SA's millionaire municipal managers rake in the cash - News24

Sacked Post Office workers plan protest in effort to get jobs back - SA Labour News

Bogus 19-year old Limpopo ‘cardiologist’ granted bail - The Citizen

Uncedo sorry for part in last month’s PE taxi strike - HeraldLive

Terry Bell’s Labour Wrap: Public needs to support freedom of information - Fin24

Acting municipal manager of Emfuleni wants his wages cut - TimesLive

UCT committed to ending outsourcing - EWN

Police union wants PE’s top cop suspended – HeraldLive

Uber rides into storm with move by drivers to join union - BDLive

SACP wants Motsoeneng gone in seven days - IOL News

Eskom se hoof kry meer as R9 miljoen - Netwerk24 (limited access)

AfroCan accused of defrauding Lily mine - Mineweb

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