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, 2 September 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Retiring train driver fatally shoots robber in Kraaifontein - EWN

CWU members to explain why they shouldn’t be held in contempt over Telkom interdict - TimesLive

Advokaat in hof ná werksaamhede, al is naam van rol geskrap - Netwerk24 (limited access)

New‚ returning Gauteng councillors to undergo five-day Salga induction programme – TimesLive

Communication Workers Union (CWU) begs ANC to intervene in Telkom strike - eNCA

DMR demands mines improve H&S records, best performing mines recognised - Mining Weekly

KZN tractor driver critical after crashing into tree - The Citizen

Police hunt for Richards Bay mine HR manager’s murderers - The Citizen

Stappe teen senior amptenaar in Mangaung-metro is ‘politiekery’ - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Crime stats show problem with SA society, not police: Popcru - The Citizen

Disciplinary hearing for knife-wielding Sandton teacher - EWN

Three Eastern Cape schools burn as students protest against teacher shortage - GroundUp

How will more social workers rather than cops bring down crime, asks Phahlane – News24

Prasa, Minister gambling with commuters’ lives, says transport union Untu – IOL News

Treindrywer skiet rower dood - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Western Cape MEC to probe PA's R100 000-a-month pay – Cape Argus

Limpopo education department warns of job offer scam - The Citizen

Vavi’s new federation gearing up for launch - Business Report

Vehicle industry wage talks on track – Business Report

Our male colleagues know that women are here to stay, says female officers - News24

Cwele sues former deputy director-general for overspending on international conference - Business Report

New labour federation will champion interests of working class: Vavi - EWN

Terry Bell’s Inside Labour: Worker unity and the legacy of ‘Mama Ray’ - Fin24

Mpumalanga health department hits back about incompetence in filling posts – TNA at HT Media Syndication

Unisa teaching qualifications flunk in Qatar - TimesLive

Greytown farm workers get share in farm business - GroundUp

Cosatu sê September is aksiemaand teen parlement – Netwerk24 (limited access)

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