Cosatu strike will have limited impact, say economists

2016-10-07 13:25

Cosatu's countrywide one-day stay-away is unlikely to have a significant impact on South Africa's GDP figures, say economists.

Hyundai employees stage first wage strike in 12 years

2016-09-27 11:22

Tens of thousands of unionised workers at South Korea's Hyundai Motor staged a full after negotiations over a wage increase stalled.

Wage talks between Telkom, union ‘collapse’

2016-08-23 16:09

Negotiations between Telkom and the Communication Workers Union over pay disputes have hit a roadblock.

MTN strike looms as management, union meet

2016-08-16 06:38

The outcome of a meeting between the Communication Workers Union and MTN management could decide whether strike action commences.

Telkom strike turns 'violent' as staff intimidated

2016-08-15 14:36

Telkom said that a union-led strike outside its Centurion offices in Gauteng has turned ugly with employees being “aggressively intimidated” and “threatened with violence”.

Eskom to reconsider its 7% offer to NUM workers

2016-08-08 17:42

The NUM has called for an urgent meeting after Eskom decided to reconsider it's 7% pay offer to workers. However, Numsa members are now now threatening strike action.

Union lambastes contractors as petrol strike drags on

2016-08-08 11:28

Independent contractors delivering fuel to petrol stations to prevent them from running dry could be paid thousands of rands, according to union Ceppwawu.

No end in sight for petrol strike

2016-08-05 16:33

Unions and employers could not reach an agreement to end a week-long strike that has resulted in a number of fuel stations across Gauteng running dry.

Petrol wary motorists urged to back union’s pay demands

2016-08-02 11:15

Motorists desperate to fill up their tanks amid a petrol strike have been urged to back the union’s call for higher wages as they say the industry is milking poor South Africans.

Motorists warned to prepare for possible fuel strike

2016-07-27 18:02

Strike action by one of SA's major industrial unions, scheduled to start on Thursday, could affect fuel refineries and depots. Motorists are advise to plan ahead and take necessary steps to ensure they have fuel.


Unprotected strike action is damaging - Busa

2016-10-05 05:30

Busa says that protest action that is unprotected or not in line with legal procedures can be damaging to the economy.

CWU withdraws court bid against MTN

2016-08-31 12:49

The Communication Workers Union has withdrawn its court bid against MTN’s outsourcing plan as the two parties have agreed to consult on the matter.

Union fumes as Icasa applies 'no work, no pay' rule

2016-08-19 16:53

Union NTUC says Icasa is victimising workers who went on strike by making double deductions from their salaries and applying the 'no work, no pay' principle.

Telkom wins urgent interdict against CWU

2016-08-15 16:41

Telkom has secured an urgent interim court order against the Communication Workers Union amid allegations of violence and intimidation at a strike against the company.

Icasa strike finally comes to an end

2016-08-15 09:00

A six-weeks long strike at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has ended.

Icasa strike drags into sixth week

2016-08-08 13:50

Picketing action by striking workers at the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa has stretched into a sixth week.

Eskom warns against illegal strike as NUM downs tools

2016-08-08 09:45

Eskom says the start of a wage strike hsd not yet affected operations at its 27 power stations and warns that workers are prohibited by law from striking.

Rush on pumps despite 99c/l petrol breather at midnight

2016-08-02 18:11

Motorists running on empty in Gauteng are scoffing at the savings they could make by waiting until midnight on Tuesday, as they fear being without any petrol at all.

Petrol Strike: JHB Metrobus may cut trips as petrol runs dry

2016-08-02 09:05

Johannesburg’s Metrobus may have to reduce its service due to the petrol strike, it has warned.

Negotiations ‘yet to begin’ on Icasa strike - worker

2016-07-14 10:20

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa and its striking workers have not yet started negotiations to end an ongoing strike.

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