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: 11-07-2020

statssaBDLive reports that the consumer inflation index (CPI) slowed to 5.9% year-on-year in August, from the 6% reported for July.  

protestBDlive reports that labour federation Cosatu and the SA Communist party (SACP) will seek to ally with students to take the battle over tuition costs to the rich and private capita and way from the state.  

cosatuBDLive reports that, with some of its affiliates clamouring for Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to take over the leadership of the ANC, Cosatu on Tuesday sought to put a lid on the succession debate.  

nelsonmandelabayHeraldLive reports that the strike by Nelson Mandela Bay municipal refuse workers ended on Tuesday after union members and the municipality agreed to certain terms put on the table.  However, some issues must still be resolved.  

healthcareBDLive reports that Discovery Health Medical Scheme (DHMS) is to raise its premiums by a weighted average of 10.2% in January.