weblinksOur links page provides references to South African labour news reports we have come across on the Internet on Friday, 3 June 2016


Chronological with most recent web postings at the top

Retrenchments are the current challenge facing mineworkers, says minister - EWN

Afspraak-moorde: Groot verligting oor arrestasie - Netwerk24

Suspect nabbed for Krugersdorp ‘appointments’ murders - The Citizen

Sadtu wants school arsonists punished‚ says 'agents' and 'handlers' must be exposed - TimesLive

Promoted KZN teachers underpaid by millions - Daily News

Two prison warders killed in North West crash - IOL News

Meter taxi drivers take on Uber drivers at Cape Town airport - News24

Graduates search for work on street corners - TimesLive

Claassen inquiry mulling Phiyega’s fate after proceedings wrap up - The Citizen

Lawyer says no evidence exists that Phiyega tried to thwart the Marikana inquiry - BDLive

Mine safety a ‘red flag’ for DMR as number of fatalities rise - Mining Weekly

Body of Impala Platinum miner finally found - SABC News

SA’s Compagnie Financière Richemont pays three top execs equivalent of over R437m – BusinessTech

Body of trapped Implats miner located, recovery under way – Mining Weekly

Govt still pursuing banks on Oakbay accounts closures, says mines minister – Moneyweb

No warm welcome for Zwane at NUM central committee meeting – Business Report

Gold mining companies to appeal silicosis class action certification ruling - Mining Weekly

FlySafair krapperig oor Solidariteit - Netwerk24

Lawyer says it is not necessary for Phiyega to lead evidence - BDLive

Phiyega not duty-bound to testify, inquiry told - eNCA

SA’s firefighters in Canada get pay raise after ‘slave labour’ concerns - SA Labour News

AB InBev beer deal faces Fawu appeal at tribunal – Fin24

Varsity personnel taking extra strain in wake of #FeesMustFall protests - HeraldLive

Quest for living wage, need to contain costs overshadow upcoming platinum pay talks - Mining Weekly

Internal doc shows NUM to demand 20% wage hike at Amplats - Business Report

The forgotten Marikana widow – SowetanLive

Irvin Jim: Workers won't be exploited - SowetanLive

Two new PE call centres to create over 800 jobs - HeraldLive

Fawu and Saccawu not leaving for new federation, says Cosatu – Business Report

Lily miners yet to be paid, says Solidarity – Business Report

Struggling NUM has lost 40% of its members in five years - Business Report

NUM president Matosa slams internal factionalism - The New Age

Not all happy with Msunduzi staff reorganization - The Witness

eNCA starts consultations with employees over ‘doek’ policy - EWN

Claassen-kommissie ‘moet politieke inmenging bekyk' - Netwerk24

Teachers vow to stand by Western Cape principal who faces dismissal – TimesLive

Phiyega passes buck by saying Marikana culpability lies with her subordinate - Daily News

Phiyega's defence pushes blame onto Zukiswa Mbombo - EWN

ANN7 staff could lose for booing ANCYL president - TimesLive

Young, black, educated, jobless - Daily News

Riah 'made political decision' when responding to Marikana strike – TimesLive

Allan Gray backs Old Mutual’s CEO pay plan after ‘robust’ talks - Moneyweb

Old Mutual points at ‘unique circumstances’ for huge proposed CEO payout - BDLive

SA on track to hit annual target of 30,000 artisans, says Blade - BDLive

Vicious arson attack claims two East Rand construction workers – The Star

‘Breathtakingly inaccurate’: Phiyega castigated as inquiry moves to a close - Daily Maverick

Beskerm fabriekswerkers, eis EFF - Netwerk24


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