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 Thursday, 19 May 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

De Lille, Zille dismiss Ehrenreich’s salary ‘stunt’ - Cape Times

Court bid over dormant pension billions – Cape Times

Body of one of two missing miners found at Implats - News24

Body of trapped miner found at Implats - eNCA

Vavi projects new federation launch by year end - SABC News

Eskom likely to face tough second round wage talks - BDLive

Workers' summit not endorsing any political party - News24

Marikana RDP house invasion case postponed – IOL News

Safety of troops a priority for new SANDF chief - SABC News

South Africa seen avoiding another crippling platinum strike – Moneyweb

Eskom sê dankie aan boer wat werker red – Netwerk24

‘Lily Gold Mine can be rescued’ – City Press

Creation of jobs will be new union federation’s key focus, Vavi says – BDLive

UIF Bill adopted by National Assembly - EWN

Workers protest at three KZN hospitals, as well as at MUT – Daily News

Vuwani teachers too scared to go back to work - News24

Fake sick notes lead to arrests - The Citizen

My preference is not to lead, says Vavi on new union federation - News24

Griffith says Amplats is talking to two SA parties about sale of Union mine – BDLive

Cosatu’s Ehrenreich sets 'salary challenge' for Zille, De Lille - News24

Cisco bets Internet of everything will lessen unemployment - ITNet

KZN top police officer suspended - eNCA

New labour federation to reach out to unrepresented workers – Business Report

‘Zuma moet alle inkomste verklaar’: Ehrenreich - Netwerk24

Foreigners who overstay visa expiry date face ban as Immigration Amendment bill passed - Traveller24

Mental patient attacks KZN nurse - The Witness

Implats miners fear that their two trapped colleagues could have died – BDLive

UIF amendment bill to further aid retrenched workers one step closer - Fin24

Nehawu refutes ‘political agenda’ claims on Mgidlana issue - SABC News

PMB nurses demonstrate against colleague’s alleged killer – Daily News

Profit squeeze threatens jobs - Financial Mail

Two miners remain trapped after fall of ground incident at Impala Platinum mine - EWN

Outsourced workers battle ‘greedy fat cats’ at uMlazi hospital – Daily News

How will Vavi’s new labour federation differ from Cosatu? - The Star

Nelson Mandela Bay export zone plan unveiled to mixed reactions - HeraldLive

Transport sector needs stronger unions, more dialogue: ILO report – Fin24

Strikes risk car industry’s reputation, says VWSA managing director - Business Report

Context plays role in grasping labour market trends - Business Report

PSSPF dissolves R5.7bn Absa deal over late pay - Business Report

Eskom believes 5% pay hike offered to employees is sufficient - EWN

Teachers’ union Sadtu slams task team’s jobs-for-cash report - BDLive

Gold Fields quizzed at AGM on silicosis and executive pay - BDLive

Struggling Kings face mass exit of players - HeraldLive

Chamber of Mines: Acknowledging atrocities in attempt to move forward – Daily Maverick

Silicosis class action liability could run to as much as R125bn - Mineweb

Ouers en onderwysers in PE betoog saam - Netwerk24

Artse positiewer oor diensjaar in dié plekke - Netwerk24

150 doctors leave profession or SA each year - TimesLive

Lily Mine workers last paid in March - The New Age

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