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, 17 August 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Man kritiek ná masjinerie op hom val in fabriek in Benoni - Maroela Media

Two nabbed for fraud at Durbanville driving license testing centre - Cape Argus

DHET denies banning medical students who studied abroad – Daily News

Umhlanga police officer killed in hijacking incident - The Citizen

NUM leader gunned down in Marikana - City Press

Youth unemployment crisis: Jonas begs government and private sector to reconcile - BizNews

Aggrieved e-toll workers take protest to transport minister's office - TimesLive

Sibanye Gold sets aside R1.1bn for possible settlement - EWN

‘Declare August 16 a public holiday’ - Daily News

Don’t forget the woman worker this August – Daily Maverick

Sour note in march to SA Reserve Bank – Pretoria News

Silicosis lawsuit: Mining companies hope to settle out of court - EWN

Mpumalanga Women in Mining launches - The Citizen

State Security Agency to vet top cops to clear backlog - The Star

Armed robbers attack four Prasa workers - Cape Argus

'SABC 8' honoured for their bravery – The Star

Rising number of black CAs - The Star

Mathunjwa reiterates call for change to SA’s electoral system - SABC News

SA youth urged by Nelson Mandela Foundation to be proactive in job creation – SABC News

Transport union demands action after train driver and commuters robbed in Cape Town - EWN

Western Cape Metrorail to spend millions to get vandalised coaches back on tracks - EWN

Taxify driver beaten up in front of passenger - IOL News

Amcu vows to end exploitation of mine workers - SABC News

Labour unions to fight ArcelorMittal SA’s retrenchments - Business Report

CDE: Millions of unemployed youths need sweeping structural transformation - BusinessLive

Looking to avoid platinum industry job cuts - Financial Mail

Tshwane commuters get some relief as taxis expected to operate on Thursday - EWN

Stop using Marikana for point-scoring, says ANC - The Citizen

NPA says not one police officer prosecuted yet for involvement in Marikana – News24

Marikana Five Years Later: Thousands gather on the koppie to pay tribute to the 34 miners - Daily Maverick

Doctors urged not to sign global medical fee accords – Cape Times

How does UIF work? - Moneyweb

Expat tax could be ‘final straw’ - Moneyweb

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