Numsa, Comair negotiations deadlock over salary discrepancy dispute

2019-01-18 13:14

Comair has confirmed that its negotiations with the National Union of Metalworkers of SA regarding a salary dispute have deadlocked.

Numsa, Saftu hold mass march ahead of national shutdown

2018-12-20 21:33

Saftu is supporting unions in preparation for a national shutdown in March next year, as well as a radical workers party which will contest power at the elections.

UPDATE: Comair avoids December disruptions on day one of CCMA talks

2018-12-20 11:38

Comair executive director Wrenelle Stander said while the company had faith in the arbitration process, it had made provision for any strike-related disruptions.

Comair vows to find speedy resolution for Numsa dispute

2018-12-14 19:45

SA aviation group Comair says it is "working around the clock" to find a speedy resolution to a dispute with the National Union of Metalworkers of SA.

WATCH: Employees' cars set alight at Germiston plastics factory as violent protests continue

2018-12-11 08:15

Several employees of plastics bottle manufacturer Mpact had their cars set alight by unknown people at its plant in Wadeville.

Numsa to challenge court order barring violence in plastics strike

2018-11-15 17:28

Numsa vowed on Thursday to challenge a recent decision by the Labour Court to grant a temporary contempt of court order to prevent violence in the strike in the plastics sector.

Win for Numsa at Labour Court over plastics strike

2018-10-19 20:17

The Labour Court ruled on Friday that the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa's) strike in the plastics sector was legal and that the employers in the sector could not undercut the union and its members’ right to strike.

Vavi 'sexual advances' allegation settled as a 'misunderstanding' - Saftu

2018-09-29 09:05

A sex allegation which a Numsa member levelled against SA Federation of Trade Unions general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi, has been settled as a misunderstanding, according to the federation.

'We want to know what happened'- Numsa wants in on RDM munitions blast probe

2018-09-11 19:16

The Western Cape wing of the National Union of Metalworkers of SA wants a full inquiry into the blast that killed eight people at Rheinmetall Denel Munition.

INSIDE LABOUR: After Marikana, what really changed?

2018-08-17 06:15

Billions still lie in budget allocations but millions are returned unspent, while more seems to be lost to corruption - so it's time to prioritise job retention before the voters walk away, says Terry Bell.


Comair strike by Numsa-affiliated ground staff averted for now

2018-12-21 07:46

The parties this week held talks at dispute resolution body, the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration.

WATCH: Protesters to Ramaphosa: Give us the money you give to the buffalo

2018-12-20 19:37

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa have taken to the streets of Cape Town to protest against police brutality and low wages.

Why the EFF should be worried about Numsa's Workers' Party

2018-12-17 11:41

Numsa couldn't trust the EFF and its compromised leaders to team up and build a strong worker aligned movement, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Comair grounds Numsa strike with CCMA request

2018-12-13 20:11

The union’s demands include a 12% salary increase, a guaranteed thirteenth cheque, more shop steward representation, a travel allowance and a shift allowance amounting to 15% of the employee's basic salary.

Numsa's Irvin Jim: IPP’s will cripple Eskom, destroy almost 100 000 jobs

2018-11-18 10:35

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa says the "disastrous" Independent Power Producers programme to be implemented by power utility Eskom could cost the country thousands of jobs.

Numsa cites Denel’s ‘critical role’ in defence, plans march to save jobs

2018-11-08 12:55

The trade union says it will reject attempts to privatise the state-owned arms manufacturer and will 'fight attempts to impose salary cuts on workers'.

Numsa to challenge Toyota's strike interdict

2018-10-12 20:55

The Labour Court has granted an interdict against a strike at Toyota SA, but the union is looking to challenge the interdict.

Numsa heads to court to stop asset sale of Gupta-linked VR Laser

2018-09-18 05:45

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA is heading to the high court to try and save the jobs of its members by preventing the sale of assets of VR Laser.

10X Investments CEO Steven Nathan: Clients' ignorance is fund managers' bliss

2018-09-09 14:30

10X Investments CEO Steven Nathan tells Fin24 how a Cape Town-based group of retirement specialists managed to impress the biggest trade union in the country.

Eskom declares dispute, risk of load shedding remains

2018-08-15 20:41

Eskom has declared a dispute with three trade unions and warned that a risk of load shedding remains for another month.

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