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: 17-01-2019

eskomBusiness Report writes that Eskom’s proposal of a tariff increase of 15% for three years has been met with harsh criticism, with Cosatu warning the state-owned power utility that this could very well be its the death knell.  

education blackboard thumb medium80 92Independent News reports that Elana Barkhuizen, the suspended teacher at the centre of the racism row that hit North West’s Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke last week, is determined to clear her name with the help of trade union Solidarity.  

AlexanderForbesBusiness Report writes that the mass exodus of senior management at Alexander Forbes is heating up with the group expected on Wednesday to announce the departure of Tony Powis, chief executive of corporate and employee benefits.  

joburgcitySowetanLive reports that the head of the City of Johannesburg's anti-corruption unit, General Shadrack Sibiya, allegedly accepted iPhones, VIP tickets and Louis Vuitton bags in a jobs-for-pals scandal.  

earningsMoneyweb writes that shareholders at an unprecedented number of JSE Top 40 companies have, in the past year, voted against executive remuneration policies and/or their implementation.