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.

weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Wednesday, 4 May 2016

Chronological with latest web postings at the top

NUM hits out at banks over Oakbay – The New Age

Statement at Phiyega inquiry contradicts Marikana evidence - The New Age

Treadmill of top cops going nowhere - Cape Times

Eastern Cape Social Development to employ over 100 social workers - SABC News

Cosatu to discuss Oakbay matter at Nedlac – SABC News

No link between cheap labour and farm attacks, says AfriForum - SABC News

North West community demands employment at local Pilanesburg Platinum Mine – SABC News

Teachers on a go-slow in Mooiplaas school in Mpumalanga - SABC News

Council says only highly skilled nurses are in short supply - BDLive

No end in sight to Teti Traffic strike - IOL News

Marikana order came from management, cops tells Phiyega inquiry - IOL News

Court dismisses challenge against collective bargaining extension - BDLive

'Tactical option' on Marikana came from top cops, Phiyega inquiry told – News24

Witness denies any knowledge of meeting day before Marikana massacre - BDLive

North West promises that temporary teachers will be paid on Thursday - News24

Lily Mine in crisis, workers paid R650 - The Citizen

Phiyega inquiry hears testimony from Marikana police response team commander - TimesLive

Survey finds jealousy the main reason for workplace assaults - News24

Three construction workers seriously injured by falling glass at Menlyn Park Mall - News24

Aggrieved "Sun City" prison warders embark on strike - BDLive

Free Market Foundation loses collective bargaining court challenge - IOL News

Johannesburg committed to developing job intensive economy, says Tau – BDLive

Lily Mine workers get paid R650 each for April - News24

Teti Traffic strikers gather at Sanral offices to await outcome of CCMA wage talks - BDLive

Eastern Cape health workers in protest over non-payment - HeraldLive

Retired policeman takes stand to highlight pension plight - HeraldLive

Buffalo City Metro mayor forced to flee workers’ memorial service - DispatchLive

Cape Town Metrorail misery to continue - IOL News

Cops opened fire on us, say Teti Traffic protestors – IOL News

Appels, bessies verskaf hiér werk aan talle – Netwerk24

Four protesters shot during Sanral strike – The Citizen

Cosatu boss got cold feet at rally - The Star

Teti Traffic contract workers protest as wage talks continue - EWN

Post Office management to meet CWU in bid to avert strike - SABC News

Brace for more strikes, Vavi warns government – Daily News

Post Office strike going ahead, says union – Fin24

Post Office braced for mass action this week - IOL News

Phiyega probe: Top cop loses round one - Pretoria News

'Blood on her hands!': Marikana support group at Phiyega inquiry - News24

Postal revival in peril as CWU members prepare to down tools over wages - TimesLive

Day one of Phiyega inquiry sluggish - The Citizen

Phiyega's 'secret meeting' prior to Marikana massacre - TimesLive

Witnesses expected to testify at Phiyega inquiry on Wednesday - eNCA

Retirement savings industry lament onerous asset allocation rules - BDLive

Teti Traffic workers set to continue strike action on Wednesday - eNCA

Phiyega inquiry given nod for fresh evidence - BDLive

Twee polisielede werk nog, al roof hulle met geweld - Netwerk24

Opinion & Analysis: The old leaders will be the death of trade unions - Moneyweb

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