Village Main Reef secures three-year wage deal

2018-10-05 12:29

Miners, artisans and officials will receive a 4.25% increase for the first year of the agreement, and CPI-linked increases for the next two years.

New Mining Charter a consensus document - Gwede Mantashe

2018-09-27 12:14

The minister of mineral resources has described the reviewed Mining Charter as reflecting a 'consensus among stakeholders' in SA's mining sector.

Three-year wage deal reached at AngloGold Ashanti

2018-09-17 15:19

AngloGold Ashanti has concluded a wage agreement with AMCU, UASA and Solidarity for a three-year period.

Solidarity confident of permission to strike after court ruling

2018-09-17 13:28

Trade union Solidarity says it has again applied for permission to embark on a one-day sympathy strike in protest against a black economic empowerment share scheme impacting some of its members at Sasol.

Court sets aside Nedlac decision on Solidarity strike

2018-09-14 13:40

A court has ruled against a decision by Nedlac to refuse an application by trade union Solidarity to call its 180 000 members out on a nationwide strike.

Solidarity to NYSE: Sasol Khanyisa violates Civil Rights Act

2018-09-06 20:39

Solidarity has written to the New York Stock Exchange over the Sasol Khanyisa share scheme, but Sasol says negative perceptions are a misunderstanding.

Sasol says it's ready for Solidarity’s ‘clever strike’

2018-09-03 18:55

Sasol has contingency plans in place for the strike by Solidarity which could last for three weeks.

Union ready to strike because Sasol excludes whites from new staff share scheme

2018-08-26 17:02

Solidarity claims more than 80% of its members at Sasol in Secunda voted for a strike against the exclusion of white employees from a staff share scheme.

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.

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.


READ: Mantashe's address at announcement of new Mining Charter

2018-09-27 14:15

The minister of mineral resources has described the reviewed Mining Charter as reflecting a "consensus among stakeholders" in SA's mining sector.

No agreement at CCMA between Solidarity and Sasol

2018-09-19 20:00

No agreement could be reached between Solidarity and Sasol at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration, says the union.

National Bargaining Council suspends Sasol's 'overtime licence' due to health, safety concerns

2018-09-17 14:30

The National Bargaining Council for the Chemical Industry has withdrawn Sasol's variation licence - for employees to work overtime - due to health and safety concerns.

Solidarity accuses Sasol of being 'reckless' as strike drags on

2018-09-16 18:20

Solidarity accuses Sasol of compromising safety by making workers who are not properly trained to replace its striking members at the Sasolburg plant.

Commission plans to intervene in Sasol strike - Solidarity

2018-09-07 20:49

The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration wants to assist in defusing the strike launched by trade union Solidarity at Sasol, over its empowerment share scheme.

WATCH: Solidarity takes to the streets over Sasol's new empowerment scheme

Trade union Solidarity has embarked on a strike over Sasol’s Khanyisa employee share scheme.

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Solidarity plans for three-week Sasol strike over share scheme

2018-09-02 17:56

Not all Solidarity members will down tools at the same time. 'This will be a clever strike,' says the the union's CEO Dirk Hermann.

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.

'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.

From 0% to 7.5%: Eskom marathon wage talks to resume next week

2018-07-18 11:13

The National Union of Mineworkers say wage negotiations with the power utility will resume on July 27.

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