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 Thursday, 2 June 2016

Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

NUM plans cost cuts to fund aggressive membership drive - BDLive

Gupta company retrenches staff, blames banks - Business Report

Marikana not my turf, Phiyega tells inquiry - IOL News

Search for trapped Implats miner continues - eNCA

Mpofu deals appropriately with Claassen at Phiyega inquiry - BDLive

Distressed NUM gets SACP backing - Business Report

Solidarity and Safair still disagree - Fin24

More than half of SA students want to work abroad after graduating – SABC News

Union representative initially denied access to ANN7 disciplinary hearing - BDLive

UFS workers strike for better salary increases continues - SABC News

Evidence leaders call for Phiyega’s removal - SABC News

Phiyega ignored 'Policing 101': Ntsebeza - eNCA

'Phiyega is óf onbevoeg, óf skuldig aan moord' - Netwerk24

Employers urged to check child protection register - SA Govt News Agency

SA’s firefighters in Canada get pay raise after ‘slave labour’ concerns – HeraldLive

Ex-workers demand millions from company for fronting - SowetanLive

Private doctors lose out as South Africans opt for state clinics - SowetanLive

45 000 miners face job cuts, warns NUM - Fin24

NUM says 57,000 mine workers face job cuts - EWN

Matosa calls out those who attend 'secret meetings' to 'weaken NUM' - EWN

Vaalkrantz retrenchments completed, KZN asset sale confirmation pending - Mining Weekly

Phiyega must be fired, nothing less, Claassen inquiry hears - IOL News

Best and worst medical aids in South Africa - BusinessTech

Old Mutual defends huge CEO salary amid ‘brewing rebellion’ - Fin24

Sadtu's power at full throttle - City Press

UFS workers demand 7% increase, end to outsourcing - News24

Oudredakteur van ‘Cape Times’ dien klag in - Netwerk24

Ehrenreich challenges De Lille to debate over her ‘pandering to the rich’ - BDLive

NUM weakened by divisions over new labour federation - Business Report

Finance union Sasbo supports banks’ decision to sever ties with Gupta companies - Moneyweb

Striking workers block University of the Free State main entrance - SABC News.

Old Mutual faces shareholder revolt over CEO’s possible 1,000% payout on salary - BDLive

Santaco to forge ahead with Gauteng taxi strike at end of June - SABC News

SA warned of tax knock, job losses on new smoking laws - Fin24

Sibanye chief draws hard line on strikes - Business Report

FlySafair explains why Solidarity is wrong about pay rise - Fin24

Municipal consultants a R3 billion joke - TimesLive

Terry Bell’s Labour Wrap: The danger in mythologising the past - Fin24

Randfontein murder highlights risks of working as an estate agent - TimesLive

‘Silence dents Phiyega’s credibility’ - The Citizen

Phiyega unfit for her job, inquiry hears - eNCA

Municipalities ‘too reliant on consultants’ for financial reporting - BDLive

Shadow play: State Security, Marikana and a bogus union - Daily Maverick

Phiyega ‘het besef sy sal nie onskuld kan bewys’ - Netwerk24

Sangoma laat man se hele pensioen van R140 000 ‘verdwyn’ - Netwerk24

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