Resort tries to stop strikers

2015-11-27 00:37

The Pietermaritzburg high court has confirmed an interdict to put a stop to violent illegal protests that erupted last month outside the Drakensberg Gardens Golf and Spa Resort.

Parliament on high alert amid claims of ‘criminality’

2015-11-13 12:12

Parliament expressed “serious concern” today about the “threats of force” which were made against its management by striking employees belonging to the National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union.

Striking workers at Parliament have been met with riot police, who have fired stun grenades on the crowd.

Striking workers at Parliament have been met with riot police, who have fired stun grenades on the crowd.

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Over 500 flights Lufthansa grounded as strike bites

2015-11-08 16:00

Lufthansa has cancelled 520 flights, leaving 58 000 passengers grounded as cabin staff kept up a strike in a long-running battle over cost cuts.

Post Office seeks to prevent strike in Jhb

2015-10-26 13:18

The South African Post Office says it’s hoping to prevent a 'planned strike' by workers in Johannesburg.

JHB 'total blackout' strike won’t be legally protected

2015-10-15 08:12

But Samwu's dispute with City Power could be the least of its worries after the Hawks reportedly stormed its central executive meeting and arrested three members.

Will new wage offer end coal strike?

2015-10-11 15:06

The strike in the coal sector continued yesterday as daylong talks between the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the Chamber of Mines resulted in a revised offer on Friday evening.

Joburg total blackout will be sabotage - City Power

2015-10-09 10:48

Union Samwu's threat of causing a “total blackout” in the greater Johannesburg area this month would be an act of sabotage, says City Power.

Pilots' union calls for strike at Lufthansa

2015-09-07 17:53

German pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit has called an all-day strike at Lufthansa's long-haul and cargo flights in dispute over pay and retirement benefits.

Union says Amplats developer to fire 165 workers amid strike

2015-07-03 13:22

More than 500 workers at Anglo American Platinum's unit at the Twickenham operation in South Africa have started a strike against plans to cut as many as 165 jobs.


Community services strikers ‘tired of being overlooked for promotions’

2015-11-17 11:43

More than 100 striking municipal workers danced around a cardboard coffin marked with the name of the manager of the community services department, Boniwe Zulu, on Monday, calling for her to step down.

No money for new bonuses - Parliament

2015-11-12 21:23

Parliament would need an extra R50m if it agreed to pay performance bonuses at the level that Nehawu members are demanding, secretary to Parliament Gengezi Mgidlana says.

Striking Parliament workers disrupt meetings

2015-11-11 12:21

Striking support staff members disrupted parliamentary portfolio committee meetings this morning.

Post Office appoints new acting CEO

2015-10-30 12:00

The South African Post Office has appointed a new acting group chief executive officer after Mlu Mathonsi stepped down for “personal reasons”.

Gautrain bus drivers embark on wildcat strike

2015-10-19 18:04

Gautrain bus commuters have been advised to make alternative arrangements as bus drivers embarked on a wildcat strike.

NUM signs 2-year wage deal as coal strike ends

2015-10-13 13:14

The National Union of Mineworkers and the Chamber of Mines have signed a two-year wage agreement in the coal sector.

Glencore holding coal wage talks to ransom - NUM

2015-10-09 17:11

The National Union of Mineworkers says its five-day strike in the coal sector would continue, dashing hopes that it was on the verge of ending.

27 arrested as sand mine strike turns nasty

2015-09-25 07:42

Workers at Tormin mine on the west coast are still on strike after a protest two weeks ago in which a police officer and a worker were injured, and 27 people were arrested.

220 000 Cosatu members could strike over trains

2015-07-30 11:50

Cosatu has announced it will embark on strike action in August "for the dismal state of the rail services in Cape Town" if stakeholders cannot solve the issues by then.

MTN strike not over yet

2015-06-30 13:54

Strike action against South Africa’s second-biggest mobile network MTN has not ended yet.

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