Inside labour: SABC needs loyal union leaders to serve

2017-11-12 06:00

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.

Union moves to ‘suspend’ Telkom strike

2016-09-09 11:44

The Communication Workers Union says it has suspended a strike against telecoms company Telkom.

CWU withdraws court bid against MTN

2016-08-31 12:49

The Communication Workers Union has withdrawn its court bid against MTN’s outsourcing plan as the two parties have agreed to consult on the matter.

Union takes MTN to court over call centre outsourcing

2016-08-26 09:31

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.

War of words as Telkom strike drags on

2016-08-22 13:59

Local telecommunications company Telkom and the Communication Workers Union are locked in a bitter battle over continuing strike action.

‘Extremely high’ chance of MTN strike - union

2016-08-16 15:54

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 strike turns 'violent' as staff intimidated

2016-08-15 14:36

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”.

Union threatens nationwide Post Office strike

2016-04-28 13:14

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.

Low turnout for Post Office march

2015-10-29 12:36

Approximately 100 union members marched in Johannesburg on Thursday to protest alleged maladministration at the South African Post Office.

Union plans march against Post Office

2015-10-22 11:00

South African Post Office workers, who are members of the Communication Workers Union, plan to march this month in Johannesburg.


Union threatens to restart Telkom strike

2016-11-17 16:50

Industrial action could impact telecommunications company Telkom once again, the Communications Workers Union has threatened.

Union slams judge in Telkom retrenchment case

2016-08-31 15:27

The Communication Workers Union has cried foul over a damning labour court ruling handed down against it.

Court dismisses bid to halt Telkom’s restructuring

2016-08-31 09:42

The Labour Court of South Africa has struck down a Communication Workers Union bid to interdict Telkom from completing a restructuring process.

Wage talks between Telkom, union ‘collapse’

2016-08-23 16:09

Negotiations between Telkom and the Communication Workers Union over pay disputes have hit a roadblock.

Union denies sabotage of Telkom facilities

2016-08-18 09:49

Striking Telkom workers have denied involvement in the alleged sabotage of several network facilities across the country.

Telkom wins urgent interdict against CWU

2016-08-15 16:41

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.

Union embarks on ‘fully-blown’ Telkom strike

2016-08-12 16:25

Hundreds of Telkom staff have launched strike action against the company this week over a pay dispute.

Post Office appoints new acting CEO

2015-10-30 12:00

The South African Post Office has appointed a new acting group chief executive officer after Mlu Mathonsi stepped down for “personal reasons”.

Gauteng Post Offices ‘remain open’ despite strike

2015-10-29 09:52

The South African Post Office says its Gauteng outlets remain open despite a planned strike.

Call to bail out the Post Office

2015-10-01 16:48

The Communication Workers Union has called on government to bail out the South African Post Office.

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