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

farming thumb medium80 84BusinessLive reports that jobs in agriculture are on the line in the Western Cape, where halfway through the winter rainy season, the province remains in the grip of one of the worst dry spells on record.  

labourcourtsNews24 reports that former SA Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng was due to appear in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Tuesday to explain why he should not be held personally liable for the wrongful dismissal of the so-called SABC 8 journalists.  

weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Monday, 14 August 2017.

benchmarksBusiness Report writes that the Bench Marks Foundation (BMF) has thrown down the gauntlet to Bokoni Platinum in Limpopo, which is retrenching 2651 employees, to give details of its plans to mothball shafts as it reiterated its call for mining houses to pay retrenched employees social grants.  

sapsEWN reports that striking 10111 call centre workers say they will now mobilise workers who may be on duty to join nationwide demonstrations.  Protesters resumed their industrial action last week demanding a salary adjustment.