Unions, employers to meet with Oliphant in bid to end bus strike

2018-04-23 17:07

In a last-ditch attempt to broker a settlement to the national bus strike, union and employer negotiators are to meet with Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

Numsa vows to intensify Wits University strike

2018-01-27 17:00

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa have vowed to intensify the strike for higher wages at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg.

Shoprite Checkers prepared for pre-Christmas strike

2017-12-21 20:44

Retailers Shoprite and Checkers say it is prepared for some of its workers downing tools on one of the busiest shopping days before Christmas.

Wildcat stay away ends at Harmony's Kusasalethu gold mine

2017-11-14 14:51

Employees at Kusasalethu gold mine near Carletonville in Gauteng have returned to work after a wildcat strike.

Mango strike called off following agreement - union

2017-10-20 09:55

Mango pilots have returned to work this morning after a labour dispute with the low-cost airline was resolved on Thursday night.

RAF denies poor working conditions as strike looms

2017-10-12 22:00

The Road Accident Fund has denied it exposed employees to harmful working conditions, after NUMSA said workers fainted at its Johannesburg offices due to the heat.

#TaxiStrike: Scrapping mini-bus drivers' traffic fines 'sets a bad precedent'

2017-08-17 07:13

'It is extraordinary that it is being stated that a 60% discount has been offered,' says Justice Project South Africa chairman, Howard Dembovsky, following the mini-bus taxi driver strike in Gauteng.

Taxi council suspends plan for July 12 strike

2017-07-06 10:00

Taxi operators have suspended plans to strike on July 12, pending the outcome of talks with Transport Minister Mkhacani Maswanganyi.

#TaxiStrike: 'Avoid Jozi roads and stay calm' – AA

2017-06-15 09:15

'Motorists affected by the taxi strike and accompanying blockades, should avoid these areas at all costs,' says the Automobile Association. Here are 10 tips for dealing with protests on SA's roads.

Engineering strike ‘inevitable’, says Numsa seeking 15% wage hike

2017-06-08 13:23

Numsa says employers in the engineering sector have responded to its 15% wage increase with proposals that will result in a downward variation of conditions.

 

Vavi: Saftu strike a fight about the life and death of unions

2018-04-23 15:51

Saftu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says the trade union federation wants every worker to support its march on Wednesday, regardless of affiliation or wage level.

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WATCH: Wits workers demand 12% salary increase

About 500 striking Wits University workers stormed the business school campus on Friday morning demanding a 12% salary increase. Watch.

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Strike looms at Shoprite Checkers just before Christmas

2017-12-20 15:42

Shoprite and Checkers are due to be hit by nationwide strikes on one of the busiest shopping days before Christmas.

Can workers demand better working conditions through strikes?

2017-11-09 07:49

The looming strike at the Road Accident Fund raises the question when workers are allowed to down tools, and to what extent they are protected, writes Tertius Wessels.

Mango pilots to strike as pay talks collapse

2017-10-15 22:43

Solidarity members, which includes flight captains and first officers, will be embarking on strike action from Monday after wage negotiations with Mango fell flat, the trade union says.

Strike adds to pressure on job-creating SMEs - CEO

2017-09-27 13:55

The national strike is adding to the negative pressure on SA's small and medium enterprise sector, according to Karl Westvig, CEO of Retail Capital.

Croatian taxis protest Uber at height of tourism season

2017-07-31 09:51

Hundreds of Croatian taxi drivers are protesting against Uber services, disrupting traffic at the height of tourism season in the Adriatic country.

#TaxiStrike: Transport Minister condemns Gauteng strike

2017-06-15 11:25

The Minister of Transport condemns the blocking of major roads in and around Johannesburg, Midrand and Pretoria by the members of SANTACO, reports the Transport Department.

Tensions rise as NUM blames AMCU for attack on miners in illegal strike

2017-06-09 14:57

NUM has blamed AMCU for attacking 16 of its members for allegedly not taking part in an illegal strike at Sibanye’s Cooke operation near Soweto.

Telkom subsidiary CEB Maintenance, union in talks as strike continues

2017-05-18 18:53

A countrywide IT worker strike is continuing as CEB Maintenance Africa, a subsidiary of Telkom through Business Connection, is in talks with union Mwasa to try to resolve the impasse.

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