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: 16-05-2019

gavel thumb100 Pretoria News reports that former leaders of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu), who are facing a charge of murder and two of attempted murder following attacks on Amcu management in 2017, were warned on Wednesday that if they intimidated witnesses, their bail would be revoked.  

DisChemBusinessLive reports that according to Dis-Chem Pharmacies, a strike by employees that lasted nearly five months shaved up to R76.4m off its profits in the year to end-February.  

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Wednesday, 15 May 2019.

lonminlogo thumb medium90 90Reuters reports that Lonmin would delay or reduce the number of jobs it had planned to cut as soaring palladium prices have boosted revenue, its chief executive said, ahead of a takeover by Sibanye-Stillwater.  

ramaphosa2BusinessLive reports that President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday that the first task in kick-starting SA's economy was to reconfigure the cabinet.