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: 22-10-2018

news shutterstockIn our afternoon roundup, see summaries
of our selection of South African labour-
related stories that appeared thus far on
Monday, 22 October 2018.

transnetlogo thumb100 Engineering News reports that Transnet on Monday confirmed that Siyabonga Gama had been fired as the freight rail operator's chief executive officer and said it was in line with a government drive to turn around State-owned entities.  

sapsSABC News reports that, as the number of police officers killed in the line of duty continues to decline, the police ministry says the fight against police killings in the country is winnable.  

mycitiCape Argus reports that MyCiTi bus drivers were due to gather in front of the Cape Town Civic Centre on Monday morning to continue their strike.  The drivers have vowed to continue to strike until their grievances were addressed.  

employment thumb100 ANA reports that a Department of Labour (DOL) initiative which dates back to World War II is helping create jobs for handicapped people who have borne the brunt of SA’s unemployment scourge.