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.

ATM activity affected by strikes

2012-11-08 10:55

Strikes in the mining and transport sectors have resulted in fewer ATM cash withdrawals, according to latest figures.

Probe trucker strike violence, Cope urges

2012-10-15 16:53

The police should probe the violence that occurred during the three-week transport sector strike by truck drivers, the Congress of the People says.

Truckers' deal guarantees stability

2012-10-12 13:59

The wage deal ending the three-week-long truck drivers' strike will guarantee stability in the industry, the Road Freight Bargaining Council says.

Transport deal ends strike

2012-10-12 12:15

A wage deal has been signed at the road freight bargaining council offices, ending a three-week strike by truck drivers.

Truck drivers' union set to sign deal

2012-10-12 07:24

The Road Freight Employers Association says a three-year wage deal to end the countrywide truck driver strike is about to be signed.

No end to Cape Town truck attacks

2012-10-11 21:27

At least eight trucks have been attacked and set alight in Cape Town, police say.

Cabinet: Strikes tarnish SA's image

2012-10-11 10:43

Illegal and violent strikes are not helping South Africa's image internationally, acting government spokesperson Phumla Williams says.

Working truckers continue to be targeted

2012-10-10 17:35

Four truck drivers have been injured as a truckers' strike marred by violence entered its third week, with no end in sight.

Truck driver shot in KZN

2012-10-10 11:35

A truck driver is in a serious condition in hospital after he was shot while driving on the N3 near Cato Ridge, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics say.


MyCiti bus strike affects airport commute

2014-04-02 16:51

The City of Cape Town is running a limited service on certain MyCiti bus routes as it tries to resolve an unprotected strike - the reason for which has not been disclosed.

US paper sounds alarm over SA economy

2012-10-16 08:30

The Wall Street Journal has painted a bleak picture of SA's economy, saying labour unrest has caused economic growth to lag other African states.

Chamber welcomes truckers' pay deal

2012-10-12 16:16

The SA Chamber of Commerce and Industry has welcomed the wage agreement that saw the end of the truck drivers' strike.

Rand cheers transport strike resolution

2012-10-12 12:47

The rand extended earlier gains after news that employers and unions had reached an agreement to end a three-week long truckers’ strike.

Rand jumps on trucker strike deal

2012-10-12 09:10

The rand has strengthened against the dollar after freight employers reached a wage deal to end a three-week truck drivers' strike.

SA at the abyss

2012-10-12 07:00

Anger is red hot and consequences could be dire, says Mzwandile Jacks.

Roads closed as truckers march

2012-10-11 15:57

Major roads in Isando, Ekurhuleni have been closed as striking truck drivers marched to the offices of the Road Freight Employers' Association.

Transport pay talks continue

2012-10-11 09:01

Parties involved in a national transport strike are scheduled to continue wage talks, the Road Freight Association says.

Marcus: SA outlook deteriorating rapidly

2012-10-10 11:51

SA's economic outlook is deteriorating rapidly and unrest in the mining and transport sector are likely to lead to job losses, Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus says.

Cape Town trucker fighting for his life

2012-10-10 10:17

A Cape Town truck driver is fighting for his life after protesters set him alight in Manenberg.

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