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: 18-08-2017

sabcEWN reports that trade union Solidarity says it will continue with its case to have Hlaudi Motsoeneng held personally liable for legal costs incurred in the dismissals of the so called SABC 8 journalists even should he not be present in court.  

cosatuBusinessLive reports that labour federation Cosatu has hailed the Treasury’s decision to delay the implementation of the compulsory annuitisation of two-thirds of provident fund payouts as a "victory for workers".  

mildredoliphantCape Times reports that Minister of Labour Mildred Oliphant’s office says it is investigating “as a matter of urgency” an incident involving a Cape Town domestic worker who was mauled by two of her employer's pit bulls while working at his home.  

arcelormittalEngineering News reports that steel producer ArcelorMittal SA (AMSA) announced on Tuesday that it had initiated consultations with employees regarding its proposed business-restructuring programme, which could result in job losses.  

protestNews24 reports that taxi drivers embarked on illegal protest action in Tshwane on Wednesday morning, blocking several roads and railway lines and pelting passing cars with rocks.