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 Thursday, 5 May 2016

Chronological with latest web postings at the top

Anger as Cape Town train delays continue – Cape Times

North West municipalities do not comply with health, safety regulations - SABC News

SA’s public health sector is wracked by ills driven by incompetent staff - IOL News

Nehawu threatens rolling mass-action if Parliament fails to meet demands – Fin24

NUM calls on Lily Mine management to resume rescue operations - EWN

Damning evidence could weaken Riah Phiyega’s case - EWN

Phiyega dictated changes to Marikana statement, ex-cop testifies – IOL News

Post office workers tired of low pay, no toilet paper, fixing own bikes - Fin24

Collective bargaining judgment a win for all? - Business Report

Only 1% of workers on strike, says SA Post Office - IOL News

How much money the SA presidency pays its staff - BusinessTech

KZN Health’s R452m sick leave bill - Daily News

Trucker wants payout from boss he claims assaulted him‚ then fired him when he couldn't work - TimesLive

Bokoni Platinum to engage protesting community over income-generating projects – IOL News

Menlyn construction accident probed – The Citizen

Prison strike delays Krejcir murder hearing - IOL News

Western Cape farm workers to get own electricity meters - IOL News

Phiyega tweaked media statement on Marikana killings, inquiry hears – News24

Western Cape Post Office workers march in CBD, hand over memorandum - EWN

NUM concerned about declining membership - IOL News

Opinion & Analysis: Anthea Jeffery: Punitive EE fines are another Oliphant job-killing disaster - BizNews

Post Office workers embark on 48-hour strike - BDLive

Working on Fire member drowns in freak Sabie River accident - News24

‘Massive’ Lily Mine protest on Thursday over unpaid salaries - News24

Stakendes skakel glo Jansenville se krag af - Netwerk24

Unions welcome acting KZN education head - The Witness

First witness fails to dent Phiyega - The Citizen

Cosatu weighs in on Teti Traffic strike - IOL News

Post Office staff down tools, strike gets underway - EWN

Post Office employees strike for salary increments – eNCA

Free Market Foundation 'considering whether to appeal' collective bargaining ruling - IOL News

Lilly mine workers to receive food parcels after a R650 income - SABC News

Study shows TB health workers at great risk - BDLive

Jobs and R800m pledge unblocks bottling merger delay - BDLive

Nelson Mandela Bay Metro set to fill 170 critical posts - HeraldLive

NUM hits out at banks over Oakbay - The New Age

Cop lifts lid on who gave Marikana orders -The Star

Statement at Phiyega inquiry contradicts Marikana evidence - The New Age

Marikana: Phiyega’s inquiry begins as compensation is still elusive - Daily Maverick

Nehawu will make Parliament ‘ungovernable’ if issues aren’t sorted out in 14 days – Daily Maverick

Marikana orders 'came from the top' - TimesLive

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