Bus drivers waste no time in resuming services as strike ends

2018-05-14 19:12

Bus companies have announced that services will resume immediately after drivers ended a three-week strike, with MyCiTi and Rea Vaya buses running as from Tuesday morning.

Tourist bus stoned in Cape Town as bus strike continues

2018-04-30 17:25

The bus company whose vehicle was targeted says its drivers have been wary of entering certain "hotspots" since the start of a nationwide strike.

Thousands of members of the South African Federation of Trade Unions have taken to the streets in major cities across the country to protest the proposed minimum wage and demand changes to working conditions.

Thousands of members of the South African Federation of Trade Unions have taken to the streets in major cities across the country to protest the proposed minimum wage and demand changes to working conditions.

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Government calls on protesters in national shutdown to remain peaceful

2018-04-25 09:06

Government has urged all the members of unions taking part in the nationwide strikes to refrain from violence, intimidation and destruction of property.

Saftu 'national shutdown' to get under way

2018-04-25 05:48

The SA Federation of Trade Unions is to protest countrywide over the national minimum wage, while the bus strike continues.

What you need to know about the planned national shutdown: Schools, trains not affected

2018-04-24 20:27

Schools and trains will not be affected by countrywide SA Federation of Trade Unions protests and marches over a proposed national minimum wage.

'If they want war...' - public sector unions warn govt of total shutdown

2018-04-24 13:37

Public sector unions have sent a strong message to government: come back to the negotiating table to resolve salaries for employees, or face a total shutdown of the sector.

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.

Everything you need to know about Wednesday’s general strike

2018-04-23 09:56

Thousands of workers are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday for a one day strike as the South African Federation of Trade Unions plans to make the country “ungovernable”.

AS IT HAPPENED: #BusStrike is a matter between the employers and unions - Nzimande

2018-04-18 05:23

Commuters are lining up at minibus taxi ranks as a national bus strike takes effect.


Bus strike takes hefty chunk from economy

2018-05-13 06:00

More than three weeks after thousands of bus drivers downed tools, the economy continues to bleed millions of rands as a result.

5 biggest changes to the SA labour landscape since Workers' Day 2017

2018-04-30 14:26

As millions of employees around the world ready to celebrate International Workers' Day on May 1, Fin24 looks at how the SA labour landscape has changed over the past year.

Sporadic protests flare up in Gauteng, Western Cape

2018-04-25 11:40

The Johannesburg Metro Police Department has warned of road closures in the CBD between 10:00 and 14:00.

The start of strike season: what to expect

2018-04-25 07:33

Fin24 looks at the Saftu strike, the bus strike, the North West health services shutdown and the possibility of a public sector strike as SA enters strike season.

Public sector wage strike puts Ramaphosa in a bind

2018-04-24 21:49

A standoff between government and unions representing its 1.3 million workers over pay puts President Cyril Ramaphosa in a jam.

Numsa urges all workers to strike against 'R20/hour slave wage'

2018-04-24 18:44

Union Numsa says it is calling on all workers to unite for the interest of future generations and "oppose the labour bills meant to undermine the workers' right to strike".

Still no buses as Saftu gears up for general strike

2018-04-24 05:39

The nationwide bus strike is expected to continue, with Western Cape commuters facing additional travel delays due to long-awaited rain.

'The bus strike was the last resort' - Satawu

2018-04-23 11:04

While the ongoing bus strike may be hurting commuters, they understand the struggles of the striking workers, says Satawu.

Commuters face another hard week as nationwide bus strike continues

2018-04-23 05:14

Many commuters must once again look for alternative transport as the nationwide bus strike looks set to intensify as it enters its sixth day.

#BusStrike: 10 things you need to know

2018-04-18 05:05

Commuters have been urged to make alternative arrangements as bus drivers strike over pay and working conditions.

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