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 Saturday, 3 September and Sunday, 4 September 2016


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Sunday (4th)

Wes-Kaap kry 1,140 nuwe polisielede - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Increase in police killings ‘heartbreaking’, laments Ramaphosa – The New Age

Mans val mediese werkers in Paarl aan - Netwerk24 (limited access)

We treasure you, your service and your lives, Ramaphosa tells cops - News24

Ramaphosa: Members of the police must remember to protect themselves - EWN

Minister Brown sends her condolences over deadly Transnet good train crash - IOL News

CWU considering possible secondary strikes along Telkom’s value chain – BDLive

Shale gas fails the jobs test - City Press

Fire engine responding to emergency in Katlehong torched forcing crew to flee - eNCA

‘Training of set-top-boxes installers will provide skills and employment opportunities’ - AllAfrica

Driver and conductor dead in KZN goods train accident - EWN

Doctoral graduates lament lack of available academic positions - Sunday Independent

Fear of negligence cases and high insurance costs force obstetricians out - Sunday Independent

‘The death of one officer is one too many’: Ramaphosa – IOL News

Paid versus unpaid internships in South Africa - BusinessTech

NGOs representing sec workers praise Ramaphosa, blast cops - IOL News

Opinion & Analysis: German evidence shows SA is making a mistake on minimum wage - BDLive

Workers and companies in motor vehicle component sector headed on collision course – SowetanLive

Ceppwawu leaders' court bid to grab power backfires - Business Report

SACE wants single database of teachers blacklisted for sex offences - News24

SAPS honours police killed in line of duty - eNCA

Numsa announces termination of relationship with Castro Ngobese - TimesLive

Life for Fawu outside Cosatu - Fin24

Fear and death stalk Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) mine – City Press

Hof bepaal afdank van soldaat was ‘onregmatig’ - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Net 91 uit 195 Universiteit van Kaapstad personeel­lede kry pakkette - Netwerk24 (limited access)


Saturday (3rd)

Crooked Port Elizabeth doctor nabbed signing fake sick note – HeraldLive

Why you need to take annual leave - Business Report

Molapo Technology retrenches staff via WhatsApp - eNCA

Denosa gives govt time to outline safety measures for nurses in remote KZN – EWN


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