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 from Friday, 4 November to Sunday, 6 November 2016


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Sunday (6 November)

Enkelma midde-in weermag se ‘meubel-moleste’ - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Western Cape honours top 10 teachers - Cape Times

Health care services remain serious challenge in Mokgalwana near Rustenburg – SABC News

Acsa CEO faces suspension - City Press

Top North West officials face eviction over millions in rent arrears - Sunday Independent

ConCourt to rule on Gordhan’s Sars 2007 racism dismissal case - IOL News

Ipid's poor record of conviction of cops exposed – Weekend Argus

Trade union Solidarity calls for appointment of acting president – eNCA

Suspend Zuma during inquiry into #StateCapture, says Solidarity – IOL News

Cape Town fire and rescue still fighting fishing trawler blaze - eNCA

SABC journalist faces suspension for Facebook post about Zuma - City Press

Platinum wage deals mark Amcu’s moderate new normal – City Press

German system good example for Setas, colleges - BusinessTimes

Mpumalanga artisan training school fails to spend budget – City Press

King IV code still doesn’t give shareholders a binding vote on executive pay – City Press

King IV: Simple but fearless - City Press

Denel dank dalk vakmanne van LMT af - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Brand op drywende visfabriek gestuit - Netwerk24 (limited access)


Saturday (5 November)

SANDF probing incident of soldiers of dumping furniture in PE – IOL News

People stay in jobs they hate because the golden handcuffs are real – Moneyweb

KZN cop kills himself after pursuit - Independent on Saturday

Fedusa supports extension of youth employment tax incentive – Business Report

CT woman brings coding skills to 1,000 young people in marginalised communities – News24

Employee vacations? Every worker needs them - The Star


Friday (4 November)

NUM welcomes life sentence handed to officials’ killer - IOL News

Mandela Bay municipality applies for urgent interdict against SANDF members - EWN

Soldiers threaten public, brandish weapons in Nelson Mandela Bay - News24

Soldiers clash with Port Elizabeth City Hall in eviction row – TimesLive

15 onderwysposte weg by skool vir gestremdes - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Samsa will probe fishing trawler fire as soon as it is safe – News24

Over 300 medical interns could be in limbo after budget cuts - Cape Argus

Over 1000 new academics needed in higher education – SA Govt News Agency

Unions reach boiling point in OR Tambo region over shortage of nursing staff - SA Labour News

Durban firm cracks the whip over racist Facebook posts - The Mercury

Cosatu and ANC at loggerheads - Daily News

Freezing of vacant public health posts leading to a crisis, say unions - Cape Argus

Cosatu set against employment tax incentive - BusinessLive

Labour disputes, rising retrenchments as economy takes strain - HTSyndication

SAHRC inquiry unhappy about lack of responses about mining living conditions - TimesLive


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