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 Friday, 20 May 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Municipal worker killed as refuse truck overturns in Somerset West – News24

Body of one of two trapped Implats miners retrieved - Business Report

Implats still searching for remaining missing miner – Mining Weekly

SABC employees to get 7% wage increase - SABC News

KZN police chief to fight her suspension - SABC News

NUM still open to wage talks with Eskom – Fin24

Uber driver, metro cops attacked in Sandton by metered taxi drivers - IOL News

SADC discusses inequality in mineworkers’ compensation – SABC News

Call to name and shame bad doctors - Daily News

Sadtu welcomes school admissions ruling - IOL News

Sadtu and Cosatu applaud learner admission ruling - SABC News

Compensation integration a welcome development, says Chamber of Mines – Mining Weekly

Merging of compensation legislation for occupational diseases looks promising - BDLive

Free State Health urges student nurses to be patient about deployment – The New Age

DMR minister’s condolences for mine worker's family - SA Govt News Agency

Mine safety legislation should be tightened up, says portfolio committee chair - News24

Miners in class action suit may have to wait four years for money - BDLive

Ehrenreich’s salary stunt dismissed by De Lille, Zille and Fransman – Cape Times

ANC proposes another round of debt forgiveness for retrenched workers - BDLive

Steve Biko Hospital facing probe into staff attitudes after unexplained deaths - Pretoria News

Founding principles for the new union federation: Numsa’s view – Business Report

Crisis of rising steel prices cannot wait until August amid jobs bloodbath: DA - BDLive

Inflation risk looms large for SA - Business Report

300 Joburg taxis impounded in traffic blitz on Friday – IOL News

Vavi: time for real solutions - Daily News

Vavi says new labour federation will focus on job creation - The Star

Anglo American’s plan to cut workforce adds to SA’s joblessness woes – BDLive

Paramedics targeted by robbers in Cape Town - News24

Some 200 municipal officials arrested over past year for fraud and corruption - HeraldLive

Missing pension fund case in court - The Star

FSB chief accused of deceit over probe into cancellation of dormant pension funds - BDLive

Chamber of Mines ‘hopeful’ on platinum wage negotiations - The New Age

No date yet for VUT reopening - The Citizen

Marikana housing conflict grows - The New Age

Lyk van mynwerker gevind ná storting - Netwerk24

Ehrenreich kies eerder Cosatu as burgemeesterspos – Netwerk24

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