Amcu to vote on gold sector strike

2015-10-05 15:08

Members of Amcu will decide on whether to strike at operations of gold companies at a mass meeting, says a spokesperson.

NUM begins strike in coal sector

2015-10-04 21:21

Several thousand workers affiliated to the NUM have begun striking in the coal sector, the union says.

30 000 NUM members to down tools

2015-10-04 11:47

Over 30 000 members of the National Union of Mineworkers in the coal sector are set to down tools after the CCMA issued a certificate of non-resolution to a dispute.

Cosatu strike to 'bring Cape Town to a standstill'

2015-10-01 18:36

Around 230 000 members of unions affiliated with Cosatu are expected to take part in a march in Cape Town next week, the federation’s provincial secretary, Tony Ehrenreich has claimed.

NUM calls for coal miners' strike

2015-09-30 18:03

The National Union of Mineworkers says it will ask its members in the coal sector to strike after wage talks collapsed.

2014 'strike' report a mixed bag

2015-09-20 16:02

The 2014 Industrial Action report seems to put to bed the fears expressed over a year ago that SA was headed for growing and more violent industrial disruption.

Lufthansa pilots strike for second day, flights cancelled

2015-09-09 10:21

Pilots at German airline Lufthansa have begun a second day of strikes, grounding around 1 000 flights with more possible strikes to come.

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.


Prolonged NUM strike will threaten Eskom coal supplies

2015-10-05 10:33

Eskom says union NUM's coal sector strike won't have an immediate effect on its supplies, but prolonged industrial action will deplete coal stockpiles.

Gold sector déjà vu as wage talks deadlock

2015-10-04 16:56

The country’s major gold mines and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) face the exact same deadlock they did in the previous round of wage talks in 2013.

NUM members accept wage offer

2015-10-02 19:41

The National Union of Mineworkers says it members have accepted the latest pay offer from gold producers covering the next three years.

Pretoria bus drivers on strike

2015-10-01 07:18

Bus drivers in Pretoria have gone on strike, the City of Tshwane says.

Strikes cost R6bn in wages in 2014 - report

2015-09-22 09:30

The Department of Labour found that strikes cost the country 9% less than the R6.7bn recorded in 2013, it reveals in its annual report on strikes.

Fewer strikes in 2014, but...

2015-09-17 18:20

Despite fewer strikes in 2014, labour action lasted for longer periods, according to the Department of Labour’s latest strike report.

Lufthansa strikes possible - pilots' union

2015-09-08 11:30

Lufthansa pilots could extend the two-day strike to step up pressure on management in their long-running dispute over cost cuts, retirement benefits and pay.

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,

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