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The industrial relations mess that exists within the SABC highlights many of the problems facing the trade union movement in South Africa and the world.
The Communication Workers Union says it has suspended a strike against telecoms company Telkom.
The Communication Workers Union has withdrawn its court bid against MTN’s outsourcing plan as the two parties have agreed to consult on the matter.
The Communication Workers Union has applied for a court interdict against MTN over the company’s decision to outsource part of its call centre facility.
Local telecommunications company Telkom and the Communication Workers Union are locked in a bitter battle over continuing strike action.
The possibility of a strike against local telecommunications giant MTN is “extremely high” as a key meeting with management was postponed, said the CWU.
Telkom said that a union-led strike outside its Centurion offices in Gauteng has turned ugly with employees being “aggressively intimidated” and “threatened with violence”.
Around 90% of workers at the South African Post Office could go on a two-day strike next week, the Communication Workers Union has warned.
Approximately 100 union members marched in Johannesburg on Thursday to protest alleged maladministration at the South African Post Office.
South African Post Office workers, who are members of the Communication Workers Union, plan to march this month in Johannesburg.
Industrial action could impact telecommunications company Telkom once again, the Communications Workers Union has threatened.
The Communication Workers Union has cried foul over a damning labour court ruling handed down against it.
The Labour Court of South Africa has struck down a Communication Workers Union bid to interdict Telkom from completing a restructuring process.
Negotiations between Telkom and the Communication Workers Union over pay disputes have hit a roadblock.
Striking Telkom workers have denied involvement in the alleged sabotage of several network facilities across the country.
Telkom has secured an urgent interim court order against the Communication Workers Union amid allegations of violence and intimidation at a strike against the company.
Hundreds of Telkom staff have launched strike action against the company this week over a pay dispute.
The South African Post Office has appointed a new acting group chief executive officer after Mlu Mathonsi stepped down for “personal reasons”.
The South African Post Office says its Gauteng outlets remain open despite a planned strike.
The Communication Workers Union has called on government to bail out the South African Post Office.
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