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

satawu thumb medium90 101TimesLive reports that members of the SA Transport and Allied Workers’ Union (Satawu) marched on the office of the Transport Minister on Thursday demanding intervention into “rampant abuse of power” by e-toll management.  

er24The Citizen reports that a man was critically injured on Thursday morning following an industrial accident at a factory in Benoni.  

employment thumb100 BusinessLive reports that Cabinet has approved the coastal and marine tourism implementation plan, which the Department of Tourism will spearhead.  

concourtSowetan reports that Rustenburg Platinum Mines (RPM) will square off with its white former employee who was fired for calling a black contractor a “swart (black) man” in a fit of rage over a parking spot.  

gunCity Press reports that a National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) leader in Marikana was gunned down on Thursday, a day after the Marikana Massacre commemoration events in the area.