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 Thursday, 20 July 2017.


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Unies ondersteun stakende 10111 operateurs - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Prasa beoog gewapende wagte vir treindrywers - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

How Gupta associates 'fleeced' Cosatu in HQ deal – News24

Massive job losses as AngloGold Ashanti aims to retrench 8,500 miners – SABC News

On average, every 10111 operators supports 15 dependents, says SA Policing Union – News24

Armed guards may be deployed to protect Metrorail drivers in Cape Town – EWN

Crime call centre workers vow to intensify strike - Daily News

10111-werkers ‘sal staking verskerp’ - Maroela Media

DA verwelkom DG van water en sanitasie se moontlike skorsing ná 7 maande – Netwerk24 (limit on access)

10111 strike to continue ‘for as long as it takes’ – Daily News

Numsa has no desire to avoid metal and engineering strike action, claims Saefa - Engineering News

Terry Bell’s Inside Labour: The bigger picture of patronage and corruption - Fin24

Second missing fisherman's body washes up – News24

Zuma fingered in irregular awarding of Nkandla construction tender – SABC News

More Nkandla scandals at disciplinary hearing of Public Works approving ‘rush and hush’ jobs - BusinessLive

African Bank withdraws section 189A notice due to sufficient uptake of voluntary packages – Business Report

DA to lay criminal charges against Eskom CFO Anoj Singh - Business Report

Double tax may be on cards for South Africans who work overseas - Fin24

Staking in staalbedryf ‘sal ekonomie jare knou’ - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Uber faces tighter regulation in SA amid taxi war – Fin24

Nkandla hearing told Zuma appointed construction company ahead of tender process – News24

City university linked to Malawian prophet being investigated - Pretoria News

Officials probe suspected bogus college in Pretoria - SA Govt News Agency

Police and Transport Ministers appeal for calm in Uber / metered-taxi drivers’ dispute - IOL News

Kruger National Park strike suspended - The Citizen

Eskom ‘galloping’ into financial distress, says NUM - Business Report

'Lies, fraud' lead to Aguma's downfall at SABC - SowetanLive

10111 strike sees operatives lash out - Cape Argus

Motsoeneng’s challenge to his SABC dismissal to be heard at CCMA on 1 August - EWN

Salga calls for ‘safety review’ for councillors amid rising violence - The Citizen

Policing union, CCMA to meet in bid to end 10111 call centre operators' strike - EWN

NHI bill may be ready by November for adoption by Parliament – Fin24

Matshela Koko has to face an Eskom disciplinary hearing - Business Report

Commuters stranded as disputed Soweto taxi ranks close - eNCA

Nkandla 'fall guy' tells her side of the story – The Mercury

Santaco ID stickers aim to make taxi rides safer – IOL News

Flying squad and crime prevention cops put on 10111 duty during strike - TimesLive

Gauteng Enterprise Propeller (GEP) staff urged not to strike over corruption concerns - The New Age

Inquiry into public passenger transport sector to focus on escalating costs - EWN

Eastern Cape’s temp teachers fear job losses – DispatchLive

Eskom says it has no plans to shut down power stations - EWN

SA consumer inflation of 5.1% in June at lowest since 2015 – Business Report

Senior police officers declare war on bulging bellies - The Citizen

Tax exemption on income earned outside SA to be scrapped - BusinessTech

SAPS hotline agents on strike over salaries – Cape Times

No bonuses paid to Pick n Pay executives in last financial year - BusinessLive

Terry Bell’s Labour Wrap: Gigaba's 14-point recipe for conflict – Fin24

Cosatu condemns acts of political intolerance and intimidation - SowetanLive

Disgraced Aguma quits SABC, but is not off the hook - BusinessLive

Police union to brief media on Thursday on 10111 call centre strike – News24


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