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: 19-01-2018

EmfuleniANA reports that the Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Thursday it would oppose proposed salary hikes at Gauteng’s Emfuleni municipality, arguing that the money should instead be used to improve services.  

metrorail thumb medium90 92BusinessLive reports that no trains will run on Cape Town’s busiest commuter line for the rest of the week‚ and possibly over the weekend.  

unisaEWN reports that the National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu) says the strike by its members at the University of South Africa (Unisa) will continue indefinitely if the institution refuses to meet their demands.  

numeNCA reports that according to the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), the well-known branch chairperson of Eastern Platinum Mine at platinum producer Lonmin was shot at his home in Bapong village near Brits on Thursday night.  

harmonyMining Weekly reports that Harmony Gold on Thursday stated that an employee at its Tshepong mine, near Welkom, in the Free State, had been killed in a mining equipment-related incident on Wednesday afternoon.