Satawu set to march on Airlink at OR Tambo International

2020-02-27 22:10

Satawu plans to march on privately-owned regional airline Airlink at OR Tambo International Airport to protest against what it claims to be "victimisation".

Satawu blasts commuters after attack on woman train driver

2020-02-19 20:14

The SA Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) says it is not the fault of train drivers that Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) infrastructure is dilapidated and causing delays.

SAA confirms salary delays for November

2019-11-21 18:30

South African Airways has confirmed that it informed staff it would not be able to pay their salaries as scheduled for the month of November.

Transnet gets court interdict to stop strike at ports

2019-05-29 19:50

Transnet on Wednesday got a court interdict to stop a strike at its ports run by trade union Satawu.

Union chastises SA Express over 'unilateral job cuts'

2019-04-05 20:21

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union on Friday slammed SA Express acting CEO Siza Mzimela’s reported plans to cut jobs at the airline.

UPDATE: Satawu members end wildcat bus strike...for now

2018-12-20 14:23

Satawu members on a wildcat strike at bus company Autopax have agreed to go back to work, but might return to striking if they are not happy with a meeting set for Friday.

Teachers and bus drivers may be barred from ever striking again

2018-06-19 06:26

Their services could be declared "essential".

New wage offer put on the table for bus drivers

2018-05-06 18:44

A new wage offer aimed at ending a lengthy bus drivers’ strike has been made to the union, according to a spokesperson.

Meetings to break bus strike deadlock continue

2018-04-26 18:11

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande had been invited by Labour minister Mildred Olifant to mediate after negotiations reached a deadlock.

'The bus strike was the last resort' - Satawu

2018-04-23 11:04

While the ongoing bus strike may be hurting commuters, they understand the struggles of the striking workers, says Satawu.


Government 'must come to the party' on SA Express, says union

2020-02-23 09:42

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union has slammed what it claims is the "hands-off approach" of the Department of Public Enterprises regarding state-owned airline SA Express.

Salary payments kick off at Translux operator Autopax

2020-01-29 15:46

Unions told Fin24 on Wednesday that Autopax - the Prasa subsidiary that operates Translux and City to City coach buses - had processed the payment of employee salaries on Wednesday, with the last employees likely to receive their salaries on Thursday.

'Faceless' forces blamed for truck mayhem on SA roads

2019-09-02 13:20

Confusion reigns regarding who is behind the action, and what the disruptors want.

SA ports gear up for strikes over pay

2019-05-29 12:16

The Transnet National Ports Authority has warned of upcoming strike action at ports countrywide, which may begin on Wednesday afternoon.

Satawu welcomes decison to close 6 Soweto taxi ranks tomorrow

2019-03-14 16:21

The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union has welcomed a decison to close six taxi ranks operated by two warring taxi associations in Soweto.

SATAWU members at Denel Aeronautics plan to down tools

2018-09-17 19:58

The South African Transport and Allied Workers’ Union claims it is set to down tools at Denel Aeronautics due to a deadlock in wage negotiations.

JUST IN: Bus strike not over yet as issue of backdated pay looms large

2018-05-11 17:16

The bus strike is not over yet, Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim said late on Friday afternoon.

'D-Day' for bus strike negotiations as unions and employers meet

2018-05-03 09:22

The South African Federation of Trade Unions has urged its members to picket at depots of all companies involved in the national bus strike as unions and employers meet to break a deadlock.

Bus strike enters 7th day

2018-04-24 13:24

With the country seven days into the crippling nationwide bus strike, government is expected to intervene in an attempt to break the wage negotiation deadlock.

Bus strike set to intensify - unions

2018-04-22 19:17

The national bus strike will enter its sixth day after parties failed to reach a wage agreement during a two-day meeting with the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration.

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