Labour minister hails Woolworths employment equity drive

LABOUR Minister Mildred Oliphant on Friday commended Woolworths, for its “unwavering effort to genuinely address transformation in the workplace through the implementation of ... Continue Reading →
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Don’t hijack labour disputes for own ends: Zuma – Times LIVE

President Jacob Zuma at Marikana. He says politicians should not hijack labour disputes such as the Lonmin issue for their own interests. President Jacob Zuma has called on “politicians” ... Continue Reading →
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Current labour turmoil must be normalised

  Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe.(SABC) Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe says the current labour turmoil must be normalised so that the cause of the conflict can be determined. He ... Continue Reading →
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SA labour relations changed

  The emergence of a rival union in the platinum space must be the most worrying event in the 30-year history of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM). The union is one of the ... Continue Reading →
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Govt won’t get involved in labour issues

In a very important statement on SABC news the minister in the presidency, Collins Chabane, said that government does not directly want to get involved in labour issues.This comes after ... Continue Reading →
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Labour movement grows more cynical about politicians

These days it seems that there is less tolerance for politicians and corruption amongst the labour movements. In tis article from iol Newsletters there is a detailed discussion about ... Continue Reading →
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SA `heading for trouble` over jobs

Labour movement in South Africa keeps pulling towards the dismissal of labour brokers. This will put more power into the hands of the labour force itself and most likely just create ... Continue Reading →
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Parliament to thrash out labour laws

Parliament to thrash out labour laws 07 August 2012 – 12:58 By Troye Lund Parliament’s labour portfolio committee is set to meet today for the first time since holding public ... Continue Reading →
Modernizing Labour

More labour policy review underway to modernise SA’s labour market.

The following release was made on the official labout homepage about a policy review, on 24 February 2012. The aimsi at modernization of the SA Labour Market. The Department of Labour ... Continue Reading →

Showdown over pay – trade unions vs. Salga

  “LABOUR unions representing workers in local government hope that the SA Local Government Association will increase its wage offer when the parties meet in the next ... Continue Reading →