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, 27 November 2017.

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Steve Biko Academic Hospital ends contract after guards protest over unpaid wages - News24

Vrae bly onbeantwoord ná voorman se pyl-dood - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Union demands Steve Biko Hospital hires security guards directly - EWN

No disciplinary action after Senqu municipal boss convicted of fraud seven months ago – DispatchLive

Ekurhuleni-wagte sit eise uiteen - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Flink werker by vulstasie in Kathu fnuik 4 rowers - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

New national police chief Sitole takes charge of SAPS – The Citizen

SA's new top cop vows to serve with honour, courage - News24

Unions furious over government’s continued delay in wage offer - BusinessLive

Mining Charter review postponement will delay transformation, says Mineral Resources Minister – EWN

Promise of no job cuts as Airlink and Safair plan to merge - TimesLive

Joburg taxi driver arrested for allegedly stabbing, killing fellow driver at Faraday taxi rank – News24

New Jobs Summit initiative aims to create 100,000 jobs for the youth in 2018 - Engineering News

Jobs Summit to focus on creating 100,000 jobs in 2018 - EWN

Transport workers’ union Satawu supports Ramaphosa’s bid for presidency – The Citizen

Boland farmworkers tell of 'hunger for clean water' – Cape Argus

'Suspend Lonmin operations over social and labour plans’, says Mining Forum of SA - Business Report

Taxi drivers talk health - SA Govt News Agency

Farmworker dies after shooting himself with animal sedative - News24

Regering wil deurdruk met nasionale gesondheidsversekering - Maroela Media

Game farmer charged with culpable homicide after worker shoots himself with darting gun - The Citizen

Luxury estate sale in Stellenbosch angers farmworkers – Cape Times

Security guards march against the City of Ekurhuleni on Monday - TimesLive

Tunnels of death: Illegal miners trapped for 17 days beneath Shaft One in Durban Deep - TimesLive

Police monitor protest action by security guards at Steve Biko Academic Hospital - EWN

Protest by guards at Steve Biko Academic Hospital – eNCA

Concerns that change to demarcation of deeds offices in Gauteng will lead to job losses - Business Report

Stakende wagte brand bande by hospital - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

SANParks honours dedicated staff members – Pretoria News

Lack of demand stifles job creation in manufacturing - BusinessLive

Nehawu warns of possible public service strike over wage negotiations delay - The Citizen

Cosatu warns state’s delay in making a wage offer a recipe for public sector strike - BusinessLive

Provinces still uncertain on internships for unplaced medical students - BusinessLive

National Minimum Wage Bill sets up annual reviews of basic pay - BusinessLive

Wagte wat werk verloor, beplan besetting in Oos-Kaap - Netwerk24 (limit on access)

Safety concerns lead to shut down of production line at Pelindaba nuclear plant - The Citizen

Illegal miners in court on Monday in two separate cases - The New Age

Broke municipal councils use infrastructure grant funds to meet salary bills - BusinessLive

Security guards do nothing as Cape Town Metrorail commuters robbed - GroundUp

Eskom’s Koko disciplinary case closes early after witnesses decline to testify against him - BusinessLive

Koko’s disciplinary hearing at Eskom heads south - Daily Maverick

Motsoaledi to provinces: 'Fund junior doctor internships, or I might sue you’ – Bhekisisa online

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