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Saftu threatens mass strike if outsourcing is not addressed immediately 2017-12-15 [News24]

Vavi On President’s Appeal Against High Court Ruling: ‘Zuma Has No Shame’ 2017-12-14 [BuzzSouthAfrica]

Lonmin says more than 12,000 jobs at risk over next three years 2017-12-14 [Reuters]

Sibanye-Stillwater to acquire embattled Lonmin, completes PGMs strategy 2017-12-14 [Mining Weekly]

SABC strike disrupts Ukhozi FM‚ one of SA's biggest stations 2017-12-14 [TimesLive]

Defence industry group beleaguered by financial woes 2017-12-14 [Engineering News]

Stateless man may work and stay in SA 2017-12-14 [The Citizen]

SA Human Rights Commission to probe race allegations at Unisa 2017-12-14 [TimesLive]

South Africans Failed To Show Up For The #LibyanSlaveTrade March 2017-12-14 [Daily Vox]

Saftu and Outsourcing Must Fall march against use of casual workers 2017-12-14 [Business Day]

SABC strike: '4.5% salary increase an insult' 2017-12-14 [Eyewitness News]

SABC’s middle-management officials, freelancers asked to join wage strike 2017-12-14 [Eyewitness News]

Communications Minister calls for calm in SABC wage talks 2017-12-14 [IOL/ANA]

Government pension fund wants seat at the Steinhoff table in future 2017-12-14 [Fin24]

ANC Conference will deliver nothing to the workers and the poor 2017-12-14 [Daily Maverick]

Denel needs R600 million to pay withheld salaries 2017-12-13 [Business Report]

Medical unions warn on unplaced interns 2017-12-13 [The Witness]

Rising unemployment a sign of a 'deeply troubled economy' 2017-12-13 [IOL/ANA]

Why changes to labour laws are an assault on workers' rights 2017-12-13 [The Mail and Guardian]

Why changes to South Africa's labour laws are an assault on workers' rights 2017-12-13 [The Conversation ]

Metal workers union continues strike action at Agni Steel in South Africa 2017-12-13 [Engineering News]

SABC strike may block airing of ANC conference 2017-12-13 [TimesLive]

Denel blows Christmas: arms dealer runs out of cash to pay staff 2017-12-13 [The Times]

No let up in SA’s jobs haemorrhage 2017-12-13 [Business Day]

South Africa needs a fresh approach to its stubbornly high levels of inequality 2017-12-13 [Daily Maverick]

Silicosis: we’re close to a deal with the mines, says miners’ attorney 2017-12-12 [GroundUp]

Silicosis: Department of Mineral Resources slams “lawyers who loot” 2017-12-12 [GroundUp]

Denel cash problems may hit December salaries, warns union 2017-12-12 [Eyewitness News]

SABC workers ready to strike, again, after talks break down 2017-12-12 [Business Day]

Saftu slams Abrahams' extension of Zuma's deadline for representations on charges 2017-12-12 [News24]

State rejects most public sector labour unions’ demands 2017-12-12 [Business Day]

Unions to go to CCMA to lodge pay dispute against Wits University 2017-12-11 [BusinessLive]

823 jobs lost in vehicle industry in third quarter 2017-12-11 [Business Report]

Kids versus teachers 2017-12-11 [City Press]

Mine safety: how a helmet device could save lives 2017-12-11 [Business Day]

Fedusa to meet PIC over Steinhoff scandal 2017-12-11 [eNCA/ANA]

'Sex work must be legal’ 2017-12-11 [TimesLive]

Department of Health to complete placement of interns this week 2017-12-11 [BusinessLive]

Unions call on Prasa CEO to be investigated 2017-12-11 [The Citizen/ANA]

World Bank watchdog to probe Lonmin stake 2017-12-11 [Business Day]

Government forks out R412 million for sick leave 2017-12-11 [Saturday Star]

Finance Minister asks for reports on government employee exposure to Steinhoff 2017-12-11 [Fin24]

Court strikes down law allowing unilateral deductions from employees’ salaries 2017-12-10 [Sowetan]

Samwu rejects five year salary agreement proposal 2017-12-10 [IOL/ANA]

Government wage woes mount 2017-12-10 [Fin24]

Union wants Markus Jooste banned from Cape Town horse race 2017-12-10 [Fin24/Bloomberg]

Union wants Markus Jooste banned from Cape Town horse race 2017-12-09 [Fin 24]

Mine fatalities in SA rise for first time in decade 2017-12-09 [Fin 24]

Paying the education wage bill price 2017-12-08 [Financial Mail]

High number of vacant public service posts expected to affect delivery 2017-12-08 [Business Day]

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