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, 3 October 2017.


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Alleged North West cop killer in court, after four months on the run - The Citizen

Trade union Solidarity receives ‘favourable offer’ from coal producers - The Citizen

Strike looms at SAA Technical (SAAT) – eNCA

Family hopes suspects will reveal mastermind in deputy principal’s murder – EWN

Mpumalanga official's bodyguards shoot each other, one dies – News24

Cosatu threatens protest action at Saturday’s Test between the Boks and All Blacks - TimesLive

Chamber of Mines wage offer for coal mines favourable, says Solidarity - Mining Weekly

R57 million for Nkandla tea estate will boost employment – IOL News

Harmony’s Kusasalethu mine back in full production after deadly seismic event - Mining Weekly

SAA Technical receives notice of possible strike action – Fin24

Heroic KZN train driver in recovery after rescuing commuters from armed robbers – News24

Workers at Gupta-owned Shiva Uranium Mine down tools over alleged unfair labour practices and racism - SABC News

Jobless demand recognition from traditional council in North West - The Citizen

Popcru blasts Vavi over 10111 strike - The Citizen

Cosatu apologises to Joburg MMC Michael Sun for racist slurs - News24

10111-staking: ‘Meerderheid’ het teruggekeer werk toe - Maroela Media

Deputy Judge President to decide on date for Home Affairs DG hearing against suspension - News24

High court judge reassigns Mkuseli Apleni’s suspension case, citing overwork – BusinessLive

SAPS lays disciplinary charges against striking 10111 workers - eNCA

SAPS management reaffirms that 10111 strikers will face disciplinary action – News24

SAPS denies plan to shed posts, but is looking to freeze 3,000 position - The Star

Home Affairs Minister unavailable to explain DG’s suspension to Parly committee - EWN

Denosa welcomes St Mary’s Hospital in Mariannhill being taken over by health department - Daily News

TVET workers in Joburg block entrance to Parktown college over pay progression - TimesLive

Ramaphosa and Mbalula accused of ignoring striking 10111 workers - EWN

Emergency call centre strikers to march to Union Buildings on 16 October - eNCA

Thousands of Eastern Cape teacher posts up for grabs - DispatchLive

NUM, Sibanye move to save 7 400 jobs - The New Age

Samwu members accuse Joburg mayor Mashaba of sowing divisions within union - EWN

Western Cape drought now threatens 45 000 jobs - Cape Argus

Barclays Africa grants CEO Maria Ramos a R24m long-term incentive award - Business Report

Home affairs minister rejects suspended D-G Apleni’s claims - BusinessLive

Meer poste dalk in 3de kwartaal in vervaardiging verloor - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

False medical certificates issued by corrupt doctors costing R12bn annually - The New Age

Labour federation Fedusa appeals to Transport Minister for a new Prasa board – City Press


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