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 Friday, 15 July 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Gender-wage gap persists, PwC study reveals – Fin24

DCS preached non-racialism, but let racism flourish: employee - News24

Sapsu calls for talks to end Durban hospital violence – Daily News

Arrest of traffic cop shooting suspects welcomed - IOL News

Employers must study affirmative action ConCourt ruling closely, says labour law expert – SABC News

Sactwu reaches wage agreement in Woven Cotton Textile Sector – Fin24

MQA funds R15m North West artisan programmes - SABC News

‘SABC ruled by a culture of fear and silence’, suspended journos tell ConCourt - IOL News

Silikose-saak: Groep doen aansoek om verlof tot appèl - Netwerk24 (limited access)

‘You've got two choices: the door or the window’ Jimi Matthews told SABC staff - News24

HIV prevention pill brings hope to sex workers - IOL News

Eskom, unions fail to reach wage deal - BDLive

Mines minister Zwane decries sharp increase in mine fatalities - Mining Weekly

Gold miners approach SCA for leave to appeal class action judgment - Mining Weekly

Gold firms ask appeals court to hear their case against class action ruling - BDLive

Mine firms file leave to appeal silicosis, TB class action ruling – Fin24

How exorbitant exec pay stacks up against minimum wage demands - Fin24

Resolve wage talks quickly, minister urges platinum sector – BDLive

Solidarity to take unfair discrimination fight to UN – News24

We haven’t failed to regulate Uber, Western Cape government claims – Fin24

Twee vas wat verkeersbeamptes in Khayelitsha glo skiet - Netwerk24 (limited access)

‘Our positions are simply intolerable’ SABC journalists say to ConCourt - News24

Cosatu warns farmers who prohibit workers from voting - SABC News

Security beefed up at four Durban hospitals after deadly shootout - News24

NUM declares wage dispute with Eskom - Moneyweb

Shot traffic officers recovering at home - IOL News

‘Crucified’ Phiyega may lose fight for job: Popcru – IOL News

SACP protests outside ANN7 offices over suspended journalists - IOL News

SABC 8 want direct access to Constitutional Court - JacarandaFM

SABC journalists head to ConCourt to have charges declared unlawful – News24

Amplats helps its staff to save - Business Report

Data exposes that black professionals still earn much less than white counterparts - Fin24

Hlaudi must stay at SABC, says Popcru - IOL News

15 wat teen Uber betoog vrygelaat - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Ekurhuleni municipal intern in court for stabbing fellow intern - The Citizen

This is what CEOs and other top executives get paid in South Africa - BusinessTech

Toyota on track to create 2,000 jobs in South Africa - BusinessTech

SACP members protest outside Gupta’s ANN7 over fired staff - BDLive

Uber Wars: Clash in the Mother City - Daily Maverick

Hofbevel teen DKD oor regstelaksie ’n ‘oorwinning’ - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Prisons' dept decision not to promote coloured staff unfair discrimination: Concourt - News24

Correctional Services loses its ConCourt employment equity case against Solidarity - Business Report

A ring of steel envisaged for Western Cape trains - Cape Argus

Seven nabbed for illegal mining in Boksburg - The Citizen

Cape line-fishermen battle for survival - Cape Argus

Employees, particularly domestic workers, report forced HIV testing - M&G

Taxi drivers’ protest in Cape Town against Uber turns violent and 15 arrested - IOL News

Drug to help prevention of HIV offered to sex workers - IOL News

Gordhan appeals to workers to temper wage talks – TimesLive

Collapsed Sandton bridge scaffolding 'not erected properly', labour inquiry told – TimesLive

Senior govt officials, SRC president investigated for degrees-for-sale scam – TimesLive

Student finance scheme gets tough on debtors - BDLive

NHI road map lies in public-private collaboration - BDLive

Executives continue to receive massive pay hikes - SABC News

Executive pay returns to focus as report shines light on hypocrisy - BDLive

Attack on Uber driver sparks Mother City clash between meter taxi protesters and police - Daily Maverick

Pensions: Why it literally pays to be a man - M&G (limited access)

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