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: 16-03-2018

gautengThe Citizen reports that Gauteng funeral parlours say they are feeling the effects of a backlog in post-mortems due to industrial action.  

absalogo thumb100 BusinessLive reports that an Absa executive who was fired after she called management "old white men" has failed in a high court bid to prove she was unfairly dismissed.  

DUTTimeslive reports that according to the Durban University of Technology (DUT), they have been stood up twice by unions representing staff to end the strike that has thrown the institute into chaos over the past eight weeks.  

gunTimeslive reports that a woman‚ believed to be a security guard‚ was shot and killed at the King Shaka International Airport on Tuesday night.  It is understood that the woman‚ in a security uniform‚ was shot several times.  

joburgcityANA reports that the City of Johannesburg has dismissed 11 employees from the driver’s licence testing centres at the Department of Public Safety after they were found guilty in internal disciplinary hearings last month of fraud, corruption and dishonesty.