Tumi Morake and Solidarity 'agree to disagree'

2017-09-21 19:24

JacarandaFM breakfast show co-hosts Tumi Morake and Martin Bester have met with trade union Solidarity and have "agreed to disagree" over the accusations of racism that the union has launched against Morake.

Workers in steel sector to benefit from 7% wage increase

2017-08-23 19:42

Labour unions have settled on a three-year wage agreement for members working in the steel industry.

NUM to fight jobs bloodbath at AngloGold

2017-07-05 18:32

Planned retrenchments, that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, by AngloGold Ashanti will create ghost towns, says the National Union of Mineworkers.

ALERT: Charter warning as AngloGold starts retrenching 8 500 workers

2017-06-28 14:46

AngloGold Ashanti is embarking on retrenchments that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, a move seen as the first of many to hit the industry as a consequence of the Mining Charter.

Letter reveals Brown knew about Molefe's early retirement deal

2017-05-25 12:20

An affidavit filed by trade union Solidarity shows Eskom board chair Ben Ngubane informed Minister Lynne Brown of an early retirement arrangement for Brian Molefe following his appointment as CEO.

Solidarity to lodge UN, HRC complaints over 'racism double standards'

2017-05-07 21:10

Solidarity will submit a petition to Parliament requesting a debate on double standards that prevail in the handling of racism and possible consequences thereof.

Double standards when it comes to racism, hate speech – Solidarity

2017-04-20 22:51

There appear to be double standards in South African society when it comes to issues of racism and hate speech, trade union Solidarity says.

Racist Joost meme shocks

2017-02-07 14:01

The Cape wine industry has distanced itself from a man who posted a racist meme about the death of Joost van der Westhuizen on Facebook.

Solidarity wants to save bargaining council from ruin

2016-12-13 16:57

Trade union Solidarity wants the Bargaining Council for the Metal and Engineering Industry to be placed under curatorship.

Solidarity, AfriForum demand answers on quotas

2016-11-10 15:40

Trade union Solidarity and the civil rights organisation AfriForum have taken steps to force the ministry to reveal info regarding planned transformation targets.


Job, wage security continue to decline - index

2017-08-24 06:00

The Solidarity-ETM Labour Market Index is seen by the union as a measure of job and wage security in the SA labour market.

Solidarity takes Jeff Radebe to court

2017-08-21 05:16

Solidarity will bring a case of racial discrimination against former justice minister Jeff Radebe over the promotion for magistrate Martin Kroukamp to a senior magistrate at Alberton Magistrate's Court in 2014.

Solidarity and AfriForum to put a stop to political interference

2017-07-03 11:29

Solidarity and AfriForum are preparing to announce their plan to put a stop to political interference in sport.

Worry over SA's stubborn unemployment rate

2017-06-04 10:47

Government policy, with an increasing focus on radical economic transformation, is inhibiting strong employment, warns trade union Solidarity.

Solidarity submits 'selective racism' probe request to SAHRC

2017-05-09 20:42

Trade union Solidarity wants the Human Rights Commission to investigate ''selective racism'' in South Africa on the grounds that there are "double standards" in dealing with racism in the country.

Solidarity challenge quotas in sport before Labour Court

2017-05-02 13:21

Solidarity and AfriForum have announced their next step in their battle against unbecoming interference in sport.

Government in need of moral turnaround - Solidarity

2017-03-09 20:12

Trade union Solidarity says the government needs to "reassess its moral direction", after it revoked its intent to withdraw from the International Criminal Court.

Chamber of Mines negotiating in bad faith - union

2017-01-31 17:01

The Chamber of Mines is negotiating in bad faith after it backtracked on a decision about centralised negotiations, says trade union Solidarity.

Economist raises alarm over 'damaging interventionist policies'

2016-11-24 13:02

As unemployment figures reach a 13-year high, an economist cautions that damaging policies are depriving the local economy of its vitality and adaptability.

ArcelorMittal drops 'quota system' for new jobs

2016-08-28 10:00

ArcelorMittal has withdrawn a policy giving 100% preference to certain designated groups when making external appointments, says Solidarity.

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