ARTICLES RELATING TO STRIKE

GM strike ripples across economy raising new recession fears

2019-10-05 12:22

Soon to enter its fourth week, the strike is rippling across the economy, from parts suppliers in Michigan and Canada to bars, restaurants and other businesses that serve employees who now find themselves tight on cash

Labour court to rule this morning whether bank strike can go ahead

2019-09-25 15:15

The labour court will on Thursday rule on whether the finance union Sasbo can go ahead with a bank strike on Friday.

Court can stop bank strike on Wednesday

2019-09-23 15:36

Business Unity South Africa, representing SA's major banks, has filed a court application to interdict a planned bank strike.

The world's largest oil plant in Saudi Arabia was attacked by 10 explosive drones ahead Aramco's plans for the biggest listing ever

2019-09-14 21:41

The attack cut oil production in half ahead of state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco's plans for what could be the largest initial public offering.

Numsa: We will challenge strike ballot rules at Constitutional Court

2019-09-13 05:01

While Numsa plans to challenge labour laws requiring secret balloting for strikes, another union, UASA, has welcomed the legislation.

'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.

Clean-up operations to begin in earnest in Tshwane

2019-08-02 22:14

Clean-up operations are expected to begin in earnest in the City of Tshwane, following a four-day-long wage strike.

Security challenges sapping resources, Prasa admits

2019-07-26 18:59

The United National Transport Union went on strike nationally on Friday, demanding that the South African National Defence Force be deployed to watch over stations and drivers.

Commuter trains set for 'limited service' on day of mass action

2019-07-25 22:01

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa says its commuter rail operator Metrorail will provide only limited service on the day of a national strike due to take place on Friday.

Transnet suspends workers for illegal Ngqura strike

2019-07-12 10:06

Transnet has suspended a number of employees at its Ngqura Container Terminal near Port Elizabeth for participating in an illegal strike which is now in its second week.

 

Bruce Whitfield: Machines promise a ‘golden age’ for banking – and that is very bad news for bank employees

2019-10-03 10:33

200,000 jobs will go in the US the next decade, replaced by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machines - South Africa is next.

Banks still net job creators says industry body as strike looms

2019-09-25 06:00

As banking employees prepare to strike, SA's big banks say they are creating new jobs.

British Airways pilots call off second strike to avoid 'irreparable damage'

2019-09-19 08:32

British Airways pilots scrapped a planned one-day walkout scheduled for later this month to pursue “meaningful new discussions” as the union sought to end a deadlock over wages.

Metrobus workers plan to strike on Monday

2019-09-14 12:01

About 300 workers at Johannesburg-based Metrobus will be striking on Monday, and it can last indefinitely, says a union official.

Workers at Shoprite pharmaceutical subsidiary strike for R12 500 wage

2019-09-12 20:14

About 400 workers at Shoprite subsidiary Transpharm are striking in a bid to secure salaries of R12 500.

Banking union plans largest strike since 1920

2019-08-05 20:01

South Africa's biggest financial union is threatening to disrupt the country's banking industry by leading its 73 000 members on a strike next month, in what would be its largest industrial action in almost a century.

City of Tshwane to announce agreement with municipal workers over wage dispute

2019-08-02 05:31

The City of Tshwane is expected to hold a press briefing on Friday to communicate the outcomes of negotiations between South African Municipal Workers' Union (Samwu) who have been striking for a 18% wage increase.

Ramaphosa must deploy soldiers to ensure our safety – Prasa workers

2019-07-26 10:13

Unionised workers at Prasa have embarked on a nationwide strike calling on President Cyril Ramaphosa to take steps to ensure a safer working environment and a safe and reliable train service for commuters.

British Airways' pilots just voted to strike, which could mean major disruptions for travel

2019-07-24 06:31

The pilots' union voted 93% in favour of the strike with a 90% turnout. The pilots want a raise, as the airline reports consistently strong profits.

SAA defends interim CEO, warns against strikes

2019-06-18 14:32

The board of South African Airways has backed its new interim CEO Zukisa Ramasia after the South African Airways Pilots Association criticised her appointment and threatened to go on strike.

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