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

gavel thumb100 Timeslive reports that a man arrested for allegedly raping his domestic worker and then forcing her to perform sexual acts with his dog was due to appear in the Bronkhorspruit Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.  

fawuFin24 reports that Katishi Masemola, general secretary of the Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu), said outside Parliament on Monday that if President Cyril Ramaphosa signed a so-called sugary tax into law, "Ramaphoria will turn into Ramaphobia".  

numANA reports that the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in Kwazulu-Natal (KZN) said on Monday that its members have gone on strike at Idwala Carbonates in Port Shepstone following a deadlock in wage negotiations.  

sapsTimeslive reports that Parliament’s portfolio committee on police on Monday said it was concerned by the number of police suicides reported in the last few weeks.  

GEPFBusinessLive reports that employees at the Government Pensions Administration Agency (GPAA) have postponed their strike by a week to allow enough days for a notice to be served on the employer.