WATCH: Shoprite employees strike over unfair work conditions

Shoprite employees nationwide have embarked on a two-day protest to demand better working hours, permanent jobs and late-night transport. Watch.

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Court bars planned Kenya Airways strike

2016-10-14 14:51

A Kenyan court has issued an order preventing pilots at loss-making national carrier Kenya Airways from going ahead with a strike next week.

Carmakers, union sign wage deal to avert strike

2016-09-09 14:40

Automakers including Nissan and Volkswagen have signed a wage deal with Numsa, marking the first time in nine years that talks have concluded without strike action.

Petrol strike ends as union signs new pay offer

2016-08-17 18:07

Striking workers in the petroleum industry agreed to a new two-year wage deal, ending a three-week strike that caused supply disruptions in parts of Gauteng.

Power supply steady despite strike - Eskom

2016-08-11 18:30

Eskom says electricity supplies were unaffected despite a nationwide pay strike, and that it was holding wage talks with unions mediated by labour authorities.

Church leaders criticise Zim economic policies

2016-07-05 20:01

Church leaders in Zimbabwe have criticised the lavish lifestyle of officials, saying money spent in hotels could pay salaries for 300 headmasters and 1 000 teachers.

Newsletter outrage over Netcare's Clicks pharmacy deal

2016-07-01 15:36

An employee union has criticised Netcare for what it deems a lack of consultation with its members after announcing plans for a long-term outsourcing deal with Clicks.

Eskom, unions in war of words about wages, bonuses

2016-06-24 20:14

Eskom and trade unions Numsa and NUM have embarked on a war of words about the power utility's wage offer and accusations are flying about multi-million rand bonuses.

NUM rejects new wage offer from Eskom

2016-06-21 17:18

The National Union of Mineworkers has rejected an improved wage offer from power utility Eskom as it still fell short of its demands.

Northam miners want safety following murders

2016-06-10 12:21

Mine unions say their members will only return to work at Northam Platinum's Zondereinde operation when conditions are safe.


10111 strike: Court dismisses urgent interdict application

2017-10-19 21:24

The Labour Court has dismissed an urgent application by the SA Policing Union to interdict the SAPS from taking disciplinary action against striking 10111 call centre workers.

NUM calls dispute at Amplats over pay ‘insult’

2016-09-20 19:20

The National Union of Mineworkers has declared a wage dispute after an offer from Amplats which it deemed an “insult.”

NUM to strike against job cuts at Sibanye Gold

2016-09-05 17:26

The National Union of Mineworkers plans to march against planned retrenchments at Sibanye Gold's loss-making Cooke 4 mine.

Numsa left empty handed at Transnet

2016-08-12 16:50

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa has failed to get organisational rights at Transnet.

SA must keep calm, says Eskom amid strike

2016-08-10 17:51

A wage strike at Eskom is under control, says spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe, adding that he could not divulge the firm's contingency plans.

Zim govt workers to strike over pay woes

2016-07-05 15:51

A labour group representing Zimbabwean government workers has called for an immediate strike after the state failed to pay salaries on time.

Numsa in dispute with retail motor industry

2016-07-01 12:27

Numsa has declared a dispute with the Retail Motor Industry Organisation as it is demanding a one-year deal for workers instead of a three-year deal.

Eskom sees deeper cost cuts over NUM's demands

2016-06-23 19:01

Eskom says its latest pay hike offer to workers represented by NUM could lead the cash-strapped power utility into deeper cost cuts.

‘Tough’ wage talks on the cards with car makers

2016-06-19 11:49

Automakers are hoping to avoid a repeat of crippling, weeks-long strikes that have paralysed the industry in the past when they start negotiations with unions.

Netcare’s Clicks pharmacy deal mired in anger, confusion

2016-06-10 06:00

Netcare is taking flak from independent pharmacists and a trade union after announcing plans for a long-term outsourcing deal with Clicks.

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