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: 20-07-2018

news shutterstockIn our afternoon roundup, see summaries
of our selection of South African labour-
related stories that appeared thus far on
Wednesday, 18 July 2018.

MantasheSowetanLive reports that Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has ordered a speedy investigation into the cause of a fire that killed six miners at a copper mine in Phalaborwa, Limpopo.  

roadpassengerbargcouncilFin24 reports that that SA Road Passenger Bargaining Council (SARPBC) has ordered bus operator Putco to pay 7% of the 9% wage increase applicable this year and to pay the remaining 2% from January 2019.  

angloamerican fullMoneyweb reports that Anglo American has advised pensioners that it will be closing the Anglo American Corporation Pension Fund (AACPF).  

healthcareANA reports that trade union Solidarity said on Wednesday the SA’s proposed national health insurance (NHI) would have the opposite effect of its aim to give all citizens decent access to health care.