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: 16-10-2019

newsIOL News reports that an Eastern Cape community is calling for de-scheduling of cannabis as a way of exercising total control of the lucrative “green gold” industry.  

healthcareTMG Digital/The Time reports that a new urine-based test being used to diagnose tuberculosis (TB)‚ which is similar to those used to determine pregnancy‚ could save thousands of lives in SA.  

tshwane thumb100 Pretoria News reports that after three months of scraping by on reserves, waste management sub-contractors responsible for waste removal in Pretoria downed tools on Monday.  

gunNews24 reports that two tow truck drivers in Idas Valley in Stellenbosch have been killed in suspected revenge attacks.  

The New Age tells the story of Rowyn Kenneth Statt, born and bred in Benoni, who is the only white face in a sea of black zama zamas (illegal miners) working in a disused mine shaft on the East Rand.