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, 17 May 2017.


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Absa Capital employees stage walk out after top black manager overlooked – City Press

Free State official goes to court following suspension over Zuma protest – News24

Another body of illegal miner found in Free State - SABC News

Women still face discrimination in the workplace - SABC News

'Het graad. Soek werk. Eis toelae' - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Unemployed graduates in Pretoria march for jobs – SABC News

Motsoeneng plans to challenge his suspension by SABC at CCMA - News24

Cosatu tells Jacob Zuma: 'Water crisis will lead to war and deaths in Western Cape' - News24

Biggest salary increases in South Africa: 2016 versus 2017 - BusinessTech

Durban doctor gets court interdict against ‘rogue’ car guards - The Mercury

Thursday is D-Day for Ntlemeza's bid to return to work at Hawks - SABC News

Prasa-werkers kry 8% meer - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Cosatu reports that families of trapped Lily Mine workers each paid R200,000 - News24

Cosatu welcomes compensation for Lily mine victims’ families - The Citizen

Deputy Minster tells cops to get fit for the job - DispatchLive

SAA cabin crew looking to resume strike next week - BusinessLive

North West man gets one-year sentence for illegal mining – News24

Man sentenced for illegal mining – eNCA

New laws could mean the end of private security as we know it in SA - BusinessTech

Female Metrorail staffer pushed by commuters, breaks arm - eNCA

Explosion in disused Free State mine claims more lives – BusinessLive

Permanent Ethekwini employees double dipping into EPWP funds - Daily News

Trans Hex places Bloeddrif on care and maintenance, in talks with NUM - Mining Weekly

CRG considering asset sale; reaches agreement with workers to end strike - Mining Weekly

Government to blame for confusion over new UIF contribution and benefit rules – BusinessTech

Hawks boss Ntlemeza being prejudiced, humiliated, by not being allowed to return to his duties – News24

Lawyer: Ntlemeza should be allowed to return to work as Hawks boss - EWN

Motsoaledi deflects attack by Cosatu on NHI - eNCA

Families of deceased Lily Mine workers and other miners paid promised cash - TimesLive

Public Works looks to labour intensive measures to create jobs - SA Govt News Agency

Central Rand Gold ends 11-day strike after agreeing to pay workers 13th cheque - Business Report

Death toll of suspected Free State illegal miners following explosion rises to 24 - EWN

Broke SABC to stop paying nonexecutive directors – BusinessLive

Mahlobo misleading public with 'regime-change' claims, says Vavi – IOL News

ANC agrees that state will resolve Eskom’s Molefe reinstatement issue‚ says Brown - TimesLive

Cope office bearer to challenge suspension from Free State government post – BusinessLive

'We will fight for Motsoeneng's rights', says his lawyer – Business Report

Now Eskom says Brian Molefe was retrenched as CEO - BusinessLive

SABC advertises Hlaudi’s old job as disciplinary hearings are set to begin - Fin24

Provinces spend more on salaries than services - SowetanLive

Free State official challenges suspension for attending anti-Zuma protest - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Amptenaar hof toe oor skorsing ná optog teen Zuma - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Netcare 911 clears employee over racist Facebook post - The Citizen

Medics protest as KZN health care system collapses - News24

Amplats CEO says more mining jobs at stake on policy uncertainty – eNCA

Sorry, Cyril, Marikana apology is not enough – BusinessLive

Durban metro cop’s death ‘a hit’ – Daily News

Tshwane city manager to review metro police director’s ‘fraudulent’ qualifications - The Citizen

Ntlemeza seeks restraining order against Mbalula to allow him to go back to work – EWN

Cosatu’s leaders to be taken to task over why Zuma attended May Day celebrations – The Citizen

Motsoaledi deflects attack by Cosatu on national health scheme - BusinessLive

Funding for colleges vital for economy, says Nzimande - BusinessLive

Hlaudi disciplinary hearing set to get underway - The New Age

Mixed reactions to Cyril’s apology – The New Age at HTSyndication


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