Eskom hike to hit municipalities hard

2013-01-30 15:11

Eskom’s proposed price increases will push municipalities to the tipping point, the National Energy Regulator of SA has heard.

Salga, unions consider new offer

2012-07-05 17:35

Municipal worker unions and the SA Local Government Association have a new proposed pay settlement to consider.

Gordhan: Rates boycott unacceptable

2011-09-14 11:21

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says it is totally unacceptable for ratepayer groups to refuse to pay rates and place their money in trust accounts.

Samwu denies strike boycott

2011-08-16 17:51

The SA Municipal Workers' Union Samwu has rubbished claims that its members inTshwane are going to work in spite of a national strike over wage demands.

Union members refuse to strike

2011-08-15 19:56

More than 85% of SA Municipal Workers' Union members have boycotted a strike over wage increases in Gauteng.

Municipal strike starts

2011-08-15 07:16

At least 145 000 municipal workers will walk off the job in a strike aimed at shutting down services including garbage collection.

Marches proceeding peacefully

2009-07-29 14:15

Marches by striking municipal workers in Johannesburg and Cape Town are proceeding peacefully, despite disruptions to traffic.


Samwu gearing for strike

2012-10-08 17:18

The SA Municipal Workers' Union has filed notice that it intends embarking on a national strike which could begin at the end of the week, says the union.

Municipal wage talks begin

2012-05-21 18:38

The first round of wage talks between Samwu and Salga has begun.

Business opposes new tax by metros

2011-09-05 18:05

Business Unity SA says it has not been consulted on a proposed new tax on businesses in the five metropolitan municipalities.

Patchy municipal strike 'to intensify'

2011-08-16 08:41

Union leaders may try to step up a municipal strike, which has failed to get off the ground in some parts of SA.

Bus drivers on duty despite strike

2011-08-15 08:05

The City of Tshwane says all its bus drivers have reported for work despite the countrywide municipal strike.

Protesters litter CT station

2009-07-29 16:07

Municipal workers have spread litter around the second level of Cape Town station after tossing rocks and bottles at the police.

Most employees at work - Salga

2009-07-28 14:06

The SA Local Government Association says most municipal employees have showed up for work on the second day of a nationwide strike.

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