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: 06-05-2021

councilmedicalschemesBL Premium reports that the medical schemes regulator has banned the imposition of excessive co-payments on patients who choose health-care providers outside the networks chosen by their medical schemes.

SamsaNews24 reports that three SA Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa) executives have been placed on precautionary suspension, amid allegations of misconduct.

mosebenzizwaneSowetanLive reports that former mineral resources minister Mosebenzi Zwane had a hard time on Tuesday maintaining that he was not a “stooge of the Guptas” as he was grilled for appointing their associates as advisers without knowing them.

healthcareANA reports that with the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) Sisonke Programme to vaccinate healthcare workers having resumed on Wednesday, such workers have been urged to register with the programme.

lindiwesisuluNews24 reports that Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has lashed out at those who have questioned a skills transfer programme involving Cuban engineers.