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, 25 July 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Skipper val oorboord by Plet, 4 km ver in see gered - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Hitmen allegedly hired to kill Mandela Bay councillors - IOL News

Calm descends on CPUT amid continued #FeesMustFall talks – Cape Argus

Highest paid bosses: MTN vs Telkom vs Vodacom – BusinessTech

Dis bog dat onderwysers ‘lisensies’ moet kry, sê unie – Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Naam van 4de visserman wat sterf, bekend - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Harmony reports fatality at its Target mine in Free State - Mining Weekly

Sterfgeval by Harmony-myn - Maroela Media

Lab staff set to strike on Wednesday – Daily News

Gigaba: Downgrades had minimal impact on Government Employees Pension Fund – EWN

Medical students who studied in India and China blocked at hospitals over qualifications - Daily News

CCMA says SA’s Uber drivers are employees, but Uber still disagrees – BusinessLive

Killed Tau Lekoa mineworker was a jolly guy who liked cracking jokes - SowetanLive

Secunda strike cost Sasol R1-billion – eNCA

‘Scores settled’ as another senior Msunduzi staffer is suspended – News24

Massive growth in IT and tech jobs in SA - BusinessTech

Seven SAPS officers, other personnel suspended at OR Tambo - The Citizen

Services back to normal on Metrorail’s Muldersvlei line - EWN

EMS staff on strike in parts of Eastern Cape over payment for additional hours - EWN

Rousing welcome for Vavi at Potch hospital - IOL News

In addition to his R30m Eskom pension bonanza, Brian Molefe also got a R1.3m tax discount - Daily Maverick

Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hospital executives return under guard amid death threats - BusinessLive

Tax law changes for SA expats could see emigration increase, warn experts - EWN

Nehawu to embark on indefinite Health Laboratory Service strike from Wednesday - eNCA

CPUT suspends classes for meetings on Fees Must Fall protests - BusinessLive

CPUT suspends classes after protests - EWN

Teachers accuse colleague of sexual harassment – The Star

10111-staking: ‘Minister moet ag slaan op haglike werksomstandighede’ - Maroela Media

Clarity on pensions and divorce: spouse need not wait for retirement – SowetanLive

Angry parents in coloured area protest against appointment of black principal – The Star

Bokoni Platinum management not doing enough to avoid job losses, says NUM - EWN

SA’s pension funds grow but national savings rate flounders - BusinessLive

2 651 jobs set to go at Bokoni - Business Report

Public Works boss fired for unlawful lease agreement gets job back and R2m payout - TimesLive

Bokoni retrenchments ‘sabotage Mining Charter’ - The Citizen

Cosatu adamant that provident fund changes won’t happen until social security plan in place - BusinessLive

Vacant psychiatric posts compromise public mental healthcare services, especially at prisons - BusinessLive

OECD calls for ‘serious structural reforms’ in SA - BusinessLive

Bokoni platinum mine in Limpopo to shed entire workforce of over 2,600 workers - The Citizen

OECD: SA's low employment rate makes economy sluggish - eNCA

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