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: 16-11-2018

mtnTechCentral reports that MTN South Africa has denied using an agreement with a company called Tuum Communications as a “guise” to hire restrained employees away rival Vodacom.  

transnetlogo thumb100 News24Wire reports that court papers filed by Transnet to recover R189-million in inflated payments from Gupta-linked Regiments Capital have revealed collusion by senior executives of the state-owned firm in allowing the transaction.  

metrorail thumb medium90 92ANA reports that the Passenger Railway Agency of SA (Prasa) on Tuesday said the majority of platforms at Johannesburg’s Park Station would be closed between 16 November and 16 December, with limited train services accessing the station.  

lonminlogo thumb medium90 90Bloomberg reports that the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has asked the Competition Tribunal to stop Sibanye Gold’s purchase of platinum miner Lonmin should the new company intend to press ahead with more than 10,000 job cuts.  

samwu thumb medium80 78ANA reports that the SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) on Tuesday said it would be challenging attempts by the Inkosi Langalibalele Municipality (ILM) to retrench workers.