Census: nearly 30% of SA’s labour force unemployed

The recent census relating to employment had some more disconcerting results. Amazingly in a country where work seems to be in shortage strikes are still promoted as the best way to ... Continue Reading →
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Labour brokers close shop

There has been allot of closures of labour broking companies since government started clamping down. Almost 550 agencies have been closed, according to research done by Adcorp. Here ... Continue Reading →

Labour unions urged to support ongoing mine strikes

The National Striking Committee, a body which claims to have been elected by striking mineworkers around the country, has called on labour movements to support the ongoing mine ... Continue Reading →
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Labour crisis is a failure of the state, not the market

by Leon Louw, October 17 2012, 05:43 … Organised labour is in the government through the tripartite alliance, which means the government has been constrained from policing ... Continue Reading →
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Mine labour strife continues

After many months of strikes the unrest at the mines seems to have no end. Iafrica reports on some of the details and demands of the strikers. Mine labour strife continues Several wildcat ... Continue Reading →

Half of Cosatu workers say violence ‘helps’ strikes

According to a worker survey of Cosato members almost half of them believe that violence is necessary during a strike to achieve the results they require. here is a article by Carol ... Continue Reading →

Labour protest further blow to Medupi build schedule

by Siseko Njobeni, 07 September 2012, 08:44 WORKERS at Eskom’s Medupi power station site in Lephalale, Limpopo, were sent home yesterday after vehicles and equipment were damaged ... Continue Reading →
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Labour Expected To Lose Steam

  Following a cautiously optimistic third-quarter recovery, South Africa’s hiring pace is expected to slow down noticeably in the last four months of the year, according to the ... Continue Reading →

Wine industry puts label on labour-relations fix | Land & Agriculture | BDlive

The wine industry have a bit of a tarnished international reputation relating to labour issues. Here is a move towards fixing this… QUALIFYING wine makers in the Western Cape ... 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 →