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: 15-12-2021

southafricalogoEngineering News reports that Dr Sean Douglas Phillips has been appointed as the new permanent director-general of the Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS).

sapsNews24 reports that an on-duty police officer has died after being attacked by a group of armed robbers at a traffic intersection in Sandton on Thursday.

graduate thumb100 News24 reports that the State Security Agency's former domestic director-general, advocate Mahlodi Muofhe, is suing the Inspector-General of Intelligence (IGI), Setlhomamaru Dintwe, over claims that he (Muofhe) had falsified his qualifications.

newsBL Premium reports that an international survey has found widespread support for workplace Covid-19 vaccine mandates among SA workers, vindicating companies that have issued such directives.

fikilembalulaIOL reports that the Department of Transport’s R1.135 billion Covid-19 taxi relief fund will be distributed by the National Empowerment Fund (NEF) for R40 million and qualifying operators will receive a once-off ex gratia payment of R5,000.