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: 04-06-2020

SA ExpressBusiness Report writes that desperate SA Express workers on Tuesday pleaded with the government to pay them their three months of outstanding salaries and severance packages before the airline’s provisional liquidation was made final next week.  

UIFFinancial Mail reports that after a rocky start, the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) is working hard to dramatically increase its capacity to pay out conventional unemployment benefits as well as temporary employer/employee relief scheme (Ters) claims.  

education blackboard thumb medium80 92TimesLIVE reports that amid preparations for the return of grade 12 pupils, a member of the school governing body (SGB) of Hillview High School in Pretoria might have unknowingly brought the coronavirus onto the school premises.  

Mogale CityKrugersdorp News reports that workers in Mogale City Local Municipality’s employ are still on a go-slow as seemingly negotiations between the municipality’s management and the workers’ unions have not proved fruitful.  

gavel thumb100 News24 Wire reports that an East London medical doctor, who was arrested on Thursday for allegedly selling a sick note to an undercover Hawks agent, was released on R3,000 bail by the East London Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.