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 Monday, 2 October 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Bapo-Ba-Mogale tribal authority vehicles torched during jobs march - IOL News

Tshwane extends A Re Yeng bus service across townships – The Citizen

NUM signs three-year agreement with Petra Diamonds - The Citizen

Marikana: 653 plaintiffs lodged claims worth R1.1bn, says SAPS – News24

Apleni’s allegations against Home Affairs Minister border on ‘hysteria’‚ says acting DG - TimesLive

Judge Farlam to mediate in Cape Town taxi industry strife - The Citizen

Metalworkers to intensify wage strike at South32 smelter in Richards Bay – The Citizen

Two arrested for murder of Harmony Gold regional manager - Mining Weekly

Pick n Pay shares drop after warning retrenchment costs will eat into earnings - BusinessLive

Farm worker (116) wins right to be buried on Limpopo farm - EWN

Eskom suspends three more executives over Trillian scandal - EWN

Herman Mashaba to lay complaint with the HRC over Cosatu’s ‘blatant racism’ – BusinessLive

Durban Metro cop survives mob stoning – Daily News

Slain deputy school principal in Ekurhuleni wanted to quit - SowetanLive

Psigiatriese probleme neem toe onder werkers - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Luister na ons, vra 10111-werkers - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Our families are suffering, say striking 10111 call centre workers – News24

SA police ministry doesn’t care about 10111 users, says Vavi - The Citizen

Striking 10111 call centre workers threaten legal action against SAPS - TimesLive

Sapu, Saftu ponder legal action against SAPS over 10111 call centre strike - EWN

Three arrested for murder of East Rand deputy principal who was shot in his office – News24

Dodgy 'Dr Joe' removed from Gems website amid HPCSA probe - TimesLive

Makro workers picket in Port Elizabeth - GroundUp

Conference to tackle maritime training challenges - Engineering News

Assassins stalk Marikana amid reports of warfare between Amcu tribal factions - The Star

Suspects linked to murder of Golden Arrow bus driver due in court on Monday - EWN

Gauteng Premier Makhura will phase out labour brokers, but can’t ban them - Business Report

Higher education department warns new UoPeople university is 'fraudulent' - BusinessLive

Shoprite boss gets R31.26m for 2017 including bonuses - Business Report

Unions and coal firms in critical wage talks – BusinessLive

Reprieve for Gupta companies over Baroda bank accounts – BusinessLive

Productivity SA wants LRA changed so that employers must notify DOL of layoff plans - BusinessLive

Work stoppages cost SA R161m - The New Age

“Most sex workers are mothers” - GroundUp

Sex workers who are raped are at mercy of system that criminalises them - Daily Maverick

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