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.

weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Leave of absence of Pikitup boss extended in graft probe - ANN7

Commuters lash out at Gautrain over fares - The New Age

Job bloodbath ‘not so’, say some analysts - The New Age

Two Implats miners unaccounted for after ground fall - eNCA

Cape Town given 15 days to reply to Sactwu’s application over Good Hope Centre – Cape Argus

Youth job psyche has to change, says Tshwane mayor – Business Report

Numsa’s race allegation appalling, says Neasa’s Gerhard Papenfus – Fin24

Onderwysers glo gedreig in Vuwani - Netwerk24

Global unity needed to organise workers: WFTU - Business Report

Chemical spill leaves 25 injured in Polokwane - ANN7

Twenty-five treated in Polokwane after inhaling dangerous gas at company - EWN

Ford invests R11.5m in new community, jobs training centre - Engineering News

DA’s Lorimer decries mining’s production crash, job losses - Mining Weekly

Miners missing at Implats’ Rustenburg after ‘fall of ground’ - Miningmx

Two employees missing after fall-of-ground at Implats operation - Mining Weekly

Closure of Oakbay will result in increased unemployment numbers, says BBC - Mining Weekly

High unemployment in SA is apartheid’s fault, says Zuma - BusinessTech

Best banking CEOs in South Africa: pay vs profit - BusinessTech

Get on board the new federation train, Harvey, says Vavi – M&G

Health Department closed as community health workers picket in Pretoria - BDLive

Margate Wimpy workers to end strike - The Citizen

Magwa tea estate fights to stay afloat – DispatchLive

SA in need of more black accountants – DispatchLive

Amcu begin praat oor lone - Netwerk24

Bid to jack up Government Employees Pension Fund – SowetanLive

Six Gauteng health workers fired for theft, misconduct - The Citizen

Sactwu and City of Cape Town locked in court battle over Good Hope Centre – News24

Pick n Pay HR officer ‘called coloureds lazy’ – Cape Times

Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital workers protest – Daily News

Vuwani teachers urged to report to work - SABC News

Nehawu ‘not using proper channels’ to resolve labour disputes at Parliament - EWN

Sadtu condemns education minister over leak of jobs-for-cash report - EWN

Machines must not replace miner: WAU - The New Age

Numsa welcomes silicosis and Aurora judgments - SowetanLive

‘Marrian is simply seeking one stick after another with which to bash Cosatu’ - BDLive

KwaZulu-Natal government fights to curb bonus payments – BDLive

Sadtu mulls action over jobs-for-cash report claims - BDLive

Union weighs pay demands for platinum sector - Business Report

Sadou vaar uit oor uitlek van verslag - Netwerk24

Nehawu eis parlement-sekretaris se kop oor ‘studiereise’ - Netwerk24

Hof hoor hoe goudbende maande lank onder in myn bly - Netwerk24

Limpopo staves off strike by doctors over work conditions and lack of equipment – TimesLive

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