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: 16-08-2022

nedlacBloomberg News reports that the SA government, trade unions and business representatives have agreed to form working groups with the aim of finding agreement on a plan for reviving the nation’s ailing economy.

southafricalogoFin24 reports that public service wage talks between government and unions are "stuck" as the state is struggling to move beyond its offer to public servants of a 2% wage increase without drastic cost-containment measures.

SARSFin24 reports that the SA Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that unions have suspended their strike at the tax body and have reported for duty, with the wage negotiations process to continue.

SaftuIOL reports that the SA Federation Trade Union (Saftu) will be embarking on a national shutdown on 24 August against the rising cost of living and other issues affecting the working class.

gavel thumb100 TimesLive reports that on Thursday, seven more people were charged with raping eight women in West Village, Krugersdorp, bringing the number of suspects to 14.