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.

Last Update: 14-12-2017

amcu thumb medium80 81eNCA reports that charges have been dropped against the two men arrested in connection with the killing of Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) officials in Marikana.  

metrorail thumb medium90 92Cape Argus reports that due to the efforts of Metrorail's technical teams, who have managed to repair the twenty-three track boxes destroyed by vandals on Sunday, the suspension of Cape Town’s Khayelitsha-Kapteinsklip-Bishop Lavis line has been lifted.  

sabcEWN reports that that the Communication Workers Union (CWU) indicated on Wednesday that it was in talks with middle-management officials and freelancers at the SA Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) to get them to join planned industrial action on Thursday.  

SteinhoffFin24 reports that the Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) and its asset manager, the Public Investment Corporation (PIC), said on Wednesday that they would insist on the appointment of at least two independent non-executive directors on Steinhoff’s board following the retailer’s dramatic share price collapse.  

DenelBusiness Report writes that Denel executives met on Tuesday with trade unions to discuss what steps will be taken to ensure that workers’ salaries and bonuses are paid.