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: 20-03-2019

newsHilton Tarrant writes that three of SA’s five largest banks have been quietly cutting staff, particularly in retail units, to drive down stubbornly high cost-to-income ratios.  

sapu thumb medium80 79EWN reports that the South African Policing Union (Sapu) made an about turn and halted Thursday's planned strike pending a meeting with Police Minister Bheki Cele.  

strike thumb medium85 85The Star reports that workers are gearing up to bring media house Tiso Blackstar to a standstill on Thursday if the company does not pay its black journalists their bonuses and salary increases.  

numsaMining Weekly reports that steel producer ArcelorMittal SA (AMSA) says it has contingency plans at its various plants to minimise the potential impact on production of a National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) strike.  

VantageGoldfieldsMoneyweb reports that after three years in business rescue, Vantage Goldfields is headed for liquidation unless a buyer emerges in the next few days.