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, 15 August 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Zama-zamas betoog vir erkenning - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Ramaphosa en ANC-kabinet ‘nie welkom in Marikana’ - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Esidimeni: Geskorste amptenare steeds betaal – Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Tshwane taxi drivers to strike on Wednesday - Pretoria News

Marikana: Five years on - SABC News

SABC 8 honoured for their stance against censorship - IOL News

Nog ’n taxibestuurder met suur aangeval – Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Solidarity ready to continue court bid with or without Motsoeneng - EWN

Jong honde val huiswerker aan - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Minerals Resources Department asked to decriminalise illegal mining - EWN

Illegal mining should be made legal, zama zama miners demand - News24

CPUT drops charges against SRC president of intimidation of staff – TimesLive

ArcelorMittal SA considers job cuts, restructuring - Moneyweb

Lonmin unveils plan for memorial park in Marikana - EWN

Here are the most in-demand jobs and skills in South Africa right now – BusinessTech

AMSA initiates retrenchment talks as it pushes ahead with restructuring plan - Engineering News

Treasury seeks further delay in provident fund annuitisation change – Fin24

Hawks arrest suspect for R6 million RAF fraud – SABC News

Marikana: ’n Slagting wat vermy kon word - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Companies urged to review employment equity plans – Business Report

Bench Marks Foundation seeks to act as peacemaker between miners and communities – BusinessLive

Lonmin unveils design proposal for Marikana memorial park; showcases new apartments - Mining Weekly

A 400% increase in train cancellations over two years worries Western Cape – BusinessLive

North West plans to commemorate Marikana massacre in September - EWN

Exodus of top staff at Johannesburg Roads Agency –The Citizen

Unizulu rocked by allegations of nursing students’ marks fabrication - The Citizen

Muthambi fails to attend portfolio committee meeting on alleged nepotism - News24

KZN MEC pleads with medical students to specialise – Daily News

Government and concerned groups try resolve issues around proposed sugar tax - BusinessLive

South Africans protest on Facebook at having to pay tax in SA on foreign earnings - BusinessLive

Treasury set to tighten tax noose on South African expat workers - Fin24

Gauteng Health acknowledges community care workers' issues - SA Govt News Agency

PAC wants 16 August declared a public holiday - The Citizen

Motsoeneng could still be hit with a hefty legal bill over SABC 8 – TimesLive

Hlaudi a no show at Labour Court for SABC 8’s costs hearing - eNCA

Hlaudi Motsoeneng fails to show up for court case – News24

Five years later, we haven’t learnt anything from Marikana - Daily Maverick

ANC colours will not be on stage for this week's Marikana day - BusinessLive

Zama zamas demand mining permits from Minerals Minister Mosebenzi Zwane - Daily Maverick

Marikana: Five years of injustice - Daily Maverick

Treasury backtracks again on unpopular change to provident fund rules – BusinessLive

Zama zamas hold a protest march on Tuesday - The Star

UJ, Wits mining schools get R30m funding from Sibanye - IOL News

Marikana Massacre: Cry for justice‚ five years on – TimesLive

10111 call centre workers to continue picket at police headquarters on Tuesday - EWN

Motsoeneng set to explain SABC 8 dismissal in Labour Court - IOL News

Two-day workshop held on unclaimed pensions and provident funds for ex-mineworkers – Business Report

84,000 job losses in the SA agriculture sector so far this year - Business Report

Wata, Nanduwe granted access to all Soweto routes - EWN

Cosatu: Zuma the source of all problems within ANC - EWN

Amnesty International wants justice for Marikana victims - eNCA

Yet another devastating blow for Lily Mine - Business Report

Digital workplace requires shift to high-impact initiatives with new frameworks and flexibility - BusinessLive

SA must prosecute 2012 Marikana deaths, Amnesty says – Moneyweb

Farming jobs at risk as Western Cape’s dry spell drags on – BusinessLive

Faith Muthambi’s day of truth arrives - The Citizen

Hlaudi Motsoeneng expected in Labour Court on Tuesday - News24

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