Cosatu's transport strike on hold

2015-09-03 14:28

Cosatu says it will know in two weeks whether its 220 000 members will embark on a strike to protest the Western Cape's dismal public transport system.

Efforts under way to resolve Tshwane bus strike

2015-08-18 14:04

The City of Tshwane says efforts are under way to put the brakes on a metro bus strike which has affected scores of commuters.

NHLS workers go on wage strike

2015-08-11 22:25

National Health Laboratory Service employees have gone on a strike demanding to be paid the same salaries as those in the public service sector.

London Tube strike causes major disruption

2015-08-07 09:15

Millions of Londoners have been forced to use other modes of transport as Underground staff staged their second strike in a month over plans to run trains all night.

Council strike keeps PE lights on

2015-07-27 15:58

While the rest of South Africa has been hard hit by load shedding, residents of Nelson Mandela Bay have managed to avoid it because the city's electrical staff have downed tools in an unprotected strike.

Post Office soothes salary payment fears

2015-07-24 17:12

The SA Post Office has tried to soothe fears of employees who were not paid that they will not get paid this month.

City of Joburg doesn't care about us - firefighters

2015-07-22 17:13

The City of Johannesburg does not care about its firefighters, a spokesperson for the firefighters has said.

Urgent interdict granted against Joburg firefighters

2015-07-22 12:23

An interim interdict sought by the City of Johannesburg to ensure that firefighters go back to work has been granted in the Labour Court.

Joburg to court to stop firefighters striking

2015-07-21 18:59

The City of Johannesburg is to approach the Labour Court for an urgent interdict to stop firefighters from going on an unprotected strike.

Londoners suffer travel chaos as strike shuts Tube

2015-07-09 19:08

Millions of Londoners have faced misery as they tried to get to work as a strike by staff and drivers brought the capital's underground rail network to a halt.


Amanzimtoti lifeguards return to work

2015-09-02 20:48

After a go-slow for most of last month, Amanzimtoti based lifeguards have returned to work and the beach has been reopened.

Cosatu to organise 'mother of all stay-aways'

2015-08-13 21:19

Cosatu says it will be holding the "mother of all stay-aways" on October 7.

SA Post Office: We are not running on empty

2015-08-07 12:25

The SA Post Office has assured customers that, although its current contract for fuel cards has expired, deliveries are continuing,

Londoners struggle as underground rail staff strike

2015-08-06 12:29

Millions of Londoners have struggled to work as a strike by underground rail staff brought the network to a standstill over plans for a new night-time service.

SA economy dealt fresh blow by mining job cut

2015-07-24 20:35

There will be mine closures and shaft closures, otherwise companies could go down - especially in SA - because costs have been rising at a more rapid rate.

Farmers block France's second city

2015-07-23 13:18

Hundreds of furious farmers have blocked access roads to France's second city Lyon with their tractors, unimpressed with a €600m government package.

French farmers vow to step up protests

2015-07-22 13:48

French farmers have threatened to step up blockades of cities, roads and tourist sites as the government prepared to unveil emergency aid to help them.

KZN paramedics threaten to down tools

2015-07-22 11:46

The Department of Health has issued a stern warning to Emergency Medical Services staff who have threatened to embark on a wildcat strike.

Striking MTN workers block Joburg road

2015-07-10 18:13

A group of striking MTN workers has blocked 14th Avenue in Fairlands, north of Johannesburg, demanding bigger bonuses and annual salary increases

Strike begins against 24-hour London Underground

2015-07-09 09:38

The first London Underground strike shutdown since 2002 has gotten underway, as drivers protested pay and plans for a new 24-hour service due to start.

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