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

VantageGoldfieldsBusiness Report writes that merger talks between Toronto-listed Galane Gold and Vantage Goldfields that were aimed at reviving production at Lily Mine in Mpumalanga have collapsed.  

newsCape Argus reports that a study by the University of Cape Town’s (UCT’s) Division of Exercise Science and Sport Medicine has found that retired rugby players showed a wide variety of symptoms related to mental health.  

sapsEWN reports that striking 10111 call centre workers will continue their picket outside the police headquarters in Midrand on Tuesday.  They suspended their demonstration on Monday, as they mobilised non-striking workers to join their work stoppage.  

kznlogo thumb100 Business Report reports that KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Premier Willies Mchunu announced on Monday that a Chinese company, Jingmen Hubei from Hubei Province, will be opening two more factories in KZN at Izimbokodweni and Umgababa, South of Durban.  

amnestyinternationalBloomberg reports that Amnesty International SA has urged South African authorities to move forward with prosecutions over the killing by police of 34 people on 16 August 2012 at Lonmin’s Marikana platinum operations.