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 Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Cosatu seeks meeting with minimum wage advisory panel - The New Age

‘Raising the minimum wage won't reduce inequality’ - The Star

Western Cape cops to undergo more training to fend off attackers - News24

How many South Africans earn more than R500,000 a year – BusinessTech

Sanef seeking urgent meeting with The Citizen over Motale's dismissal - News24

Dismissal of Citizen editor without a hearing ‘worrying’, says Sanef - The Citizen

MEC to KZN medical students: get out of your comfort zones – IOL News

ANC calls for more research on sugar tax - Fin24

More delays for Cape Town train commuters - News24

Lily mine rescue operations to resume in six months - The Citizen

Over 8,000 appointments made by Gauteng Health - SA Govt News Agency

Maternity wards in danger of shutdown due to insurance costs - Cape Argus

Govt, business and labour to up partnership game in 2017 - Engineering News

Ramaphosa says councillors should not be seen as 'chowing' people's money - News24

Lower income groups cannot navigate life without paying bribes, survey shows - Engineering News

Tourism trainees in Mandarin head to China - SA Govt News Agency

Memorial service held for slain Cape police - SABC News

Memorial service held on Tuesday for slain Cape Town cops - EWN

Nene: Agriculture industry can address SA’s biggest problems like unemployment - EWN

Security guard drops gun, accidently shoots himself - The New Age

Labour D-G faces contempt charges over non-payment for processing of compensation claims - SA Labour News

What happens to jobs if sugar tax is passed? - The Star

Citizen's Motale to challenge dismissal – News24

Caxton dismisses suspended editor Steven Motale - eNCA

Expect problems in Cape Town today as Metrorail struggles to transport workers - TimesLive

Western Cape Metrorail commuters endure another morning of delays on Tuesday - EWN

Fawu gives Treasury until next month to respond to call against sugar tax - EWN

Fawu to embark on rolling mass action against EU chicken and the sugar tax - TimesLive

‘Metrorail has lost the battle with vandals’ - Cape Argus

Buying local will create jobs, trade and industry DG says - The New Age

What critics of the minimum wage are missing – The Citizen

Time Square casino and hotel in Pretoria to create thousands of jobs - Business Report

Sadsawu says increase in wages for domestic workers not enough - EWN

How the search for a national minimum wage laid bare SA’s faultlines – SowetanLive

Adjustment to national minimum wage needs maximum care and oversight - BusinessLive

Fawu’s bitter war against sugar tax - TimesLive

Minerals dept launches investigation into Kroonstad mine closure – SABC News

Memorial service on Tuesday for slain Cape Town cops - News24

What critics of the minimum wage are missing - Moneyweb

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