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, 23 October 2017.


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Opinion: Poor business practice to ignore employees’ mental well-being - Cape Times

One miner killed, two injured in Kopanang mine in North West - SABC News

Koko’s Eskom hearing resumed on Monday, but then adjourned to November - BusinessLive

Not enough evidence to prosecute school bus driver for sex assault - News24

Hamerhoue reën neer op polisieman - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Government must take stronger stand to end taxi violence‚ Uber says - TimesLive

Cosatu anxious about mini-budget, hopeful Gigaba will rise to occasion – eNCA

Hundreds worried after psychometric tests for Northern Cape police posts cut short – Diamond Fields Advertiser

Limusa members on strike for union recognition at Toyota’s subsidiary - Engineering News

Lonmin confirms over 1,000 jobs at risk as market pressures intensify - Miningmx

Lonmin will dismiss 1,139 employees by December, says Solidarity - Mining Weekly

Agentskap gepos oor ‘net wittes’-advertensie - Maroela Media

Fikile Mbalula threatens to ‘squeeze’ those who harm on-duty police – BusinessLive

Volunteers protecting school children in Mfuleni want to be paid - GroundUp

Stressed SA medical students and trainee doctors need help - TimesLive

City of Johannesburg investigating jobs-for-pals allegation – News24

Western Cape strongly opposed to SAA bailout plans using public sector pension funds – BusinessLive

Battle over PMB city manager appointment process – IOL News

Western Cape finance MEC asks Gigaba not to use government pension fund to bail out SAA - TimesLive

Judge rules Accelerated Christian Education SA qualification valid and indicts Saqa - The Star

Olive branch held out by Implats to shareholders on its remuneration policy - Business Report

Beware of robbers claiming to be Home Affairs officials - Traveller24

Polisielid doodgesteek in struweling met verdagte - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Pension Fund Adjudicator reports fall in new complaints - SA Labour News

Zuma must release ‘fees commission report’, insists Nehawu - eNCA

O’Sullivan ready to investigate assassinations of Amcu members - Business Report

Cape Town train arsonists caught red-handed - Daily Voice

Details of the Guptas’ capture of Home Affairs - The Citizen

M-Net: Whites only job ad is clearly racist - EWN

Push by NUM to rein in Eskom pension fund - The New Age

Gauteng declares war on sex predator guards and others at schools - The Star

Firms with foreigners doing work incompatible with visas can be fined - The Citizen

How the Guptas ‘stole’ jobs from South Africans with their capture of Home Affairs - The Citizen

‘Forestry workers treated like slaves’ - The New Age

Why Brian Molefe’s Eskom exit plan raises suspicion - BusinessLive

Fedusa welcomes sacking of Eskom disciplinary evidence leader in Koko case - The New Age

Koko inquiry in limbo over ‘thuggish threats’ - BusinessLive (paywall access)

Sita ‘teiken ouer werkers om af te tree’ - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Former Hawks boss Ntlemeza approaches ConCourt to challenge ‘involuntary termination’ – Daily Maverick


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