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.

Numsa: Eskom negotiating in bad faith, we could strike even if disastrous for economy

2018-08-09 16:52

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA accuses Eskom of wanting to dismiss "masses" of union members for having demonstrated during wage negotiations.

'High risk' of load shedding for next 30 days - Eskom

2018-08-03 16:45

There will be a high risk of load shedding until September, Eskom has said, as recovery teams start to get to work fixing damage the power utility says was caused by strikes.

Start planning for load shedding this week says Eskom

2018-07-30 14:53

Following a month without load shedding, Eskom warned that the power grid was again constrained due to "instability at several power stations due to acts of intimidation".

Legal experts weigh in on labour broker ruling

2018-07-27 17:31

The Constitutional Court does not ban labour broking entirety, but rather aims to ensure that the provision of temporary services is truly temporary, say experts at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr.

Labour broker ruling not death of temporary employment services - Adcorp

2018-07-27 12:43

A Constitutional Court ruling in favour of Numsa over who should be regarded as the employer of workers placed by labour brokers need not be nails in the coffin for temporary employment services, says Adcorp.


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.

Unions hold the cards as Eskom faces fresh strike threat

2018-08-13 15:36

A wage agreement at Eskom remains out of reach as unions demand a promise of no disciplinary action for members who participated in an illegal strike.

Unions make progress on Eskom's latest offer but deadlock over members being charged

2018-08-08 18:13

The two largest unions at Eskom have allegedly accepted a revised wage offer in principle, but have deadlocked with the power utility over another issue.

Solidarity accepts Eskom wage offer, will do 'everything in its power' to stabilise grid

2018-08-02 17:45

Solidarity is one of three unions locked in long-running wage negotiations with the power utility, which recently moved to dispute resolution body the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration.

IPPs fail test for 'just transition' from fossil fuel - NUMSA

2018-07-29 05:59

Independent power producer projects fail the test for a "just transition" from fossil fuel, says NUMSA general secretary Irvin Jim.

Eskom wage talks continue amid tension over bonuses

2018-07-27 17:08

Eskom and worker unions remain locked in wage negotiations, alongside a warning from Numsa that a CCMA strike certificate might be considered if talks fail.

Energy transition may rock politics in Brics countries - Brian Dames

2018-07-25 21:00

Former Eskom CEO Brian Dames told an energy forum that current changes experienced by the energy industry could “destroy many aspects of what we know”.

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