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 Wednesday, 18 October 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Rescue underway for AngloGold miner trapped underground for four days - News24

Parliament agrees with unions that pensioners' money can't bail out SOEs – Fin24

Staatspensioenfonds verplig om inligting te verskaf aan Solidariteit - Maroela Media

SA Poultry Association says avian flu has hit egg production, over 1,000 jobs lost – EWN

Lesufi ponders task team to tackle sexual assault at schools - EWN

Opinion: Gender inequality is rife at senior management level in SA – Business Report

Vavi: Alliance may fall apart if NDZ becomes president - HuffPost

National Taxi Alliance’s Pretoria march on Thursday postponed - Business Report

Zwane hits out at critics saying he “… created thousands of jobs” - Miningmx

Sibanye Platinum’s favourable wage agreement creates certainty, says Solidarity – Mining Weekly

Cabinet reshuffle's target was Nzimande, claims Cosatu - SABC News

Labour demands representation of workers on PIC board - SA Labour News

Efforts to rescue AngloGold miner trapped underground after tremors continue - TimesLive

Three Northern Cape teachers charged with sexual misconduct – SABC News

Ex-teachers target of Ponzi scheme – SowetanLive

Soweto school guard accused of sexual assault hears girls are traumatised - News24

Chamber of Mines ‘extremely concerned’ as latest murder of miner takes toll to seven - TimesLive

City of Joburg strengthens Metro Police force with 1‚500 new officers - TimesLive

Tertiary education union NTEU slams Zuma's reshuffle - eNCA

Work at MTO sawmills in George suspended after wage strike violence - SA Labour News

Agri jobs boom in Western Cape despite crippling drought – Cape Argus

Pan African says one year wage deal with NUM due to national flux - Miningmx

Lesufi confirms more cases of sexual abuse by employees in Gauteng schools - EWN

Pan African concludes wage agreement at Barberton Mines with NUM and Uasa - Mining Weekly

Mango wage strike continues, as Solidarity and airline resume talks - Business Report

Consumer inflation picks up to 5.1% in September - BusinessLive

Cosatu says Cabinet reshuffle affirms its move to back Ramaphosa to lead ANC – EWN

Mango 'accommodating' passengers as strike continues - Traveller24

CCMA partners with labour department for office space as it buckles under caseload - Business Report

FMF’s Leon Louw: Catastrophic jobless rate warrants institution of state of emergency - BusinessLive

Soweto school guard accused of sexual assault of 87 pupils to appear in court on Wednesday - News24

DG Apleni refuses to lie down, as Home Affairs gets new minister - The Citizen

Metrorail probes 'drunk' ticket checkers on Cape Town northern line – Cape Times

Mining industry on alert over violence on the platinum belt - Mail & Guardian

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