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, 14 November 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

The country is being run like a Spaza shop, says Cosatu – Fin24

Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) says it is 'over-exposed' to SA economy - Fin24

Weerlig slaan konstruksiewerker dood - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Solidarity ranks South Africa’s SOEs, with ‘deplorable’ SAA the worst - Engineering News

Durban commuters late for work throw stones at female train driver, threaten to kill her - The Citizen

Train driver comes under attack by passengers for refusing to jump red signal - News24

Bapo tribal office torched by members of Unemployed Forum over nonpayment for 3 weeks- The Citizen

Mining Charter III could hinder South Africa’s economic growth, says Solidarity - Mining Weekly

Transport Minister announces that Metrorail Western Cape to get R8bn injection – Fin24

Medics and a lift technician to the rescue in Durban stuck lift drama - TimesLive

Three Durban cops convicted of extortion win appeal and get jobs back – Daily News

Wildcat stay away ends at Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine – Fin24

Ugu water crisis: Residents expected to file charges against Samwu and workers – The Mercury

Eskom has cash to last 'a few months', won't lay off staff - EWN

War zones have lower unemployment rates than us! – TimesLive

GEPF: ‘Bid dat ons nie afgegradeer word’ - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Employment a hurdle for people living with disabilities in SA - The Star

SAL is ‘patetiese waarde’ vir taksgeld: Solidariteit - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Boelie by werk kan jou tipe 2-diabetes gee - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Man held for assaulting JMPD officer – SA Govt News Agency

Aerotropolis master plan to bring much needed jobs to Gauteng – SA Govt News Agency

Cop attacked by church members ‘saved by prayer’ - SowetanLive

EFF chief whip in North West alleged to have assaulted junior female staffer - SowetanLive

Mixed reactions to Phiyega’s new top job - (The Star)

Kusasalethu employees return to work - Mining Weekly

Union says huge bonus paid to CEO shows SABC’s finances better than claimed - IOL News

Fate of five suspended UKZN executives still unclear – Daily News

Personalised, life-long learning for employees, a first for SA – Fin24

Attack on JMPD officer: Hillbrow police to meet church leaders - EWN

It is a bit rich for the Chamber of Mines to cry about transparency with mining’s own track record - BusinessLive

Strikers shackle Kusasalethu - BusinessLive

National Minimum Wage under union scrutiny - HTSyndication (The New Age)

New medical schools are being launched, but will we have places for their new graduates? – Bhekisisa online

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