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: 12-07-2024

education90TimesLIVE reports that new Department of Basic Education (DBE) Minister Siviwe Gwarube says that in her first month in office she will set up a consultative forum that will include teacher unions and education experts to find new ways of improving state schools.

presidencyBusinessLive reports that President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office has seized control of the restructuring of state-owned enterprises (SOEs), putting the weight of expectations on the shoulders of the Minister of Monitoring & Evaluation, Maropene Ramokgopa.

implatsBusiness Report writes that Impala Platinum (Implats) on Wednesday confirmed that the illegal work stoppage at the North Shaft of its Bafokeng platinum operation in North West had been resolved.

HaituEWN reports that the Health and Allied Workers Indaba Trade Union (Haitu) has called on newly-appointed Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi to fast-track the implementation of the National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme.

Sibanye StillwaterBusinessLive reports that the deaths of two workers at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Beatrix gold mine in October 2020 were due to the negligence of a “shift boss” who ignored safety warnings.