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, 7 November 2017.


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Deaths spike in SA’s deep and dangerous mines - EWN

Hardship and heroes in Ugu water crisis - IOL News

Icasa's alleged sex pest gets golden handshake of 'almost R1m' - News24

Education department urges taxi alliance to reconsider strike for sake of matric learners - The Citizen

Former Nedbank employee arrested after stabbing guard at Sandton head office - News24

Call to follow process in bid to oust hospital Komga hospital chief – DispatchLive

Support from alumni and union for axed Venda University dean – City Press

Cidb concerned over 140,000 construction job losses - Engineering News

PSA wants public sector unions represented in the PIC board - Business Report

Ten reasons why people quit their jobs - Business Report

Motsoeneng refused leave to appeal SABC8 costs ruling: Solidarity – eNCA

Power hike 'will lead to job losses', says PMB Chamber of Business – Daily News

Opinion: How we can fix South Africa's skills development crisis – Business Report

Amcu man in Brits court on Tuesday for unlawful possession of firearm, ammo - The Citizen

Codeta: No taxi strike in Cape Town - Cape Times

Satawu kicks off salary negotiations at Transnet – Business Report

Durban dock worker rescued after falling off ship – The Mercury

Construction worker dies after falling from fourth floor of construction site in Umhlanga – News24

Prioritise learner safety during taxi strike – SA Govt News Agency

Something has to give: pay government workers what they want, or employ less of them - BusinessLive

Changing labour market structure means no prospect of unemployment coming down - TimesLive

Teachers must brush up on skills all the time, says TUT professor - Pretoria News

Commuters to bear brunt of Pretoria taxi strike on Wednesday - IOL News

Joburg official gets ‘scary’ threat after crime busts - Security.co.za (The Star)

National Minimum Wage row rages on - The New Age

Sensus onthul omvang van plaaswerkers se uitdagings - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Zimbabweans race against time for SA work permits - TimesLive

MPs back unions’ demand for senior police and correctional services posts to be filled - BusinessLive

Unions raise concern over increase in mining fatalities – BusinessLive

NUM fires up to stop Sibanye-Stillwater retrenchments – The New Age

A just transition from climate change and unemployment, a trade union perspective from Joseph Mathunjwa - Daily Maverick

Eight years on, the Nkandla scapegoats dwindle to one (and no, it’s not Zuma) - M&G


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