Today's Labour News

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weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Wednesday, 11 May 2016


Chronological with latest web postings at the top


Qualifications for state jobs face increasing scrutiny - BDLive

Train crime still very high in Western Cape, police tell MPs - News24

PAC increases calls for Africa Day to be made a public holiday - EWN

SAA denies deadlock in wage negotiations with four unions - BDLive

GEPF-lede: Bly kalm, jou pensioen is veilig - Netwerk24

Surprise labour inspections coming to ensure compliance - BDLive

Operations resume at Richards Bay Minerals after protest - BDLive

RBM’s troubled Sokhulu mine reopens following violent protests - City Press

Housing scheme under way to help public servants: Ramatlhodi - News24

Time to make decisions on future of SANDF, says Minister - The New Age

SANDF making progress recruiting white South Africans, says minister - News24

Our soldiers will never turn against the state, says defence minister - News24

CISCO to introduce free online course to help address unemployment in SA - DispatchLive

SA withdraws troops from Darfur due to difficult working conditions - SA Govt News Agency

SAA provides clarification in respect of Myeni and suspension of HR boss - eNCA

Solidarity institutes class action against GEPF over fund calculations - Fin24

Solidarity files papers seeking class action suit against GEPF - BDLive

Solidariteit vat staat se pensioenfonds hof toe - Netwerk24

How the fourth industrial revolution will impact all jobs Are we ready for it? - Moneyweb

Solidariteit vat staat se pensioenfonds hof toe - Netwerk24

Sapo boss says unions, management must unite - The New Age

NUM wants a buyer for Exxaro’s Arnot colliery - Business Report

Contractor falls to death at sugar mill - The Witness

Lesotho nationals get special permits - The Star

‘Capitalism to blame’ for job bloodbath: Numsa - Business Report

How night shifts have bigger effect on women - IOL News

Double trouble for SA over soaring unemployment - Fin24

DMG, MTN face-off over retrenchment - Business Report

Protecting Amsa puts industry at risk, says Neasa - Business Report

SAA union ups its wage demands - TimesLive

Opinion & Analysis: Superficial loss and substantial win on LRA for FMF - BDLive

Fawu hard fights for BEE payout in merger of breweries AB InBev and SABMiller- BDLive

Government to blame for current unemployment figures, says Numsa - EWN

Subcontractors working on RDP houses in Galeshewe township down tools - The New Age

Massive squeeze at Port Elizabeth schools with new wave of teacher shortages - HeraldLive

Education minister defends decision to postpone release of jobs-for-cash report - EWN

Solidarity to announce details of case against Government Employees Pension Fund – News24

Kubaanse artse help in Mpumalanga – Netwerk24

Jobs massacre: This is only the beginning – Moneyweb

Des van Rooyen was a R95 billion hit to government pensions - TimesLive


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