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 Wednesday, 30 November 2016


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Eastern Cape hospital staff crisis hurts patients - The New Age

No trauma, no compensation for Marikana widows - The New Age

Soldiers go hungry due to new electronic procurement system – News24

Valke moet vasbyt in gebou - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Sadou woedend oor DA se aanmerking - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Auditor General says ageing workforce in water sector a worry – News24

We are no longer garden boys of the DA, says Sadtu - News24

Senior traffic official arrested De Aar for alleged licensing scam - News24

Food crisis at military bases blamed on new e-procurement system – TimesLive

Durban businessman offers shares to staff at Radisson Blu Hotel - SABC News

Amid drivers’ strike, Metrobus expects improvement in services - EWN

Boer gevonnis oor pepersproei in werker se gesig - Netwerk24 (limited access)

Samwu hopes for a solution after illegal strike costs 200 workers their jobs - City Press

DA wants SmartPurse fired over late payment of Gauteng health workers - The Citizen

RCL Foods to axe half its workforce as cheap poultry imports bite - Moneyweb

Metrobus warns of delays due to staff stoppages – IOL News

KZN medical students not keen on rural internships – The Mercury

Teacher unions not pleased with jobs for cash report – SABC News

NGO petitions Zuma to help legalise sex work – Cape Argus

Porsche to open technician training centre in Cape Town - Engineering News

SAA warns work-seekers of re-emergence of cabin crew recruitment scam - SA Labour News

Not all of us are corrupt criminals, says Sadtu on jobs-for-cash scandal - News24

Popo Molefe defends pay for extra Prasa board meetings - Fin24

Fawu pushes ahead with rolling mass action over sugar tax and chicken-dumping - Business Report

The average monthly salary in South Africa, before and after bonuses - BusinessTech

SANDF sends rations to hungry soldiers in three bases after union threatens court action - TimesLive

Over 8,300 appointments made by Gauteng Department of Health - SA Labour News

Two of Cape Town's major three commuter train lines running, with some delays - News24

Cele raak knorrig oor Sadou-verslag - Netwerk24 (limited access)

The minimum wage: More than just a price for labour - Daily Maverick

‘Rhodes University’s location makes it tough to attract staff for transformation’ - TimesLive

Cape police to be overhauled after ‘mass killing’ – Cape Argus

Metrobus drivers down tools - eNCA

Joburg Metrobus drivers’ strike continues, some major routes affected - EWN

Writing is on the wall for NUM as Amcu eats rival’s lunch - BusinessLive

FSB ‘went for official who exposed errors’ over deregistration of ‘orphan’ pension funds’ - BusinessLive

Transnet accused of poor training, underpaying apprentices - The Citizen


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