Production stops as Numsa strike hits Hisense plant near Cape Town

2020-01-16 18:43

A strike at the Hisense manufacturing plant in Atlantis north of Cape Town has put all production on hold for the time being.

Triumphant Numsa, Sacca: How we got to 8% from SAA

2019-11-22 21:01

The two unions say they are pleased with the 8% wage increase they say they got from SAA, ending their week-long strike at the embattled state-owned airline.

SAA cabin crew trickle back as no-work, no-pay begins to bite

2019-11-22 10:49

On Wednesday and Thursday, 70 cabin crew returned to work. "A quarter of one's salary is not an insignificant amount of money," SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali told Fin24.

SAA says it is ramping up operations as strike continues

2019-11-19 13:38

Unions and the airline's leadership are still unable to find common ground.

City of Tshwane cautions of possible suspension to A Re Yeng bus operations ahead of looming strike action

2019-11-17 22:49

The City of Tshwane has urged residents to exercise patience as A Re Yeng Bus operations are set to be suspended ahead of a looming strike on Monday.

SAA strike goes ahead, unions say their demands must be met

2019-11-14 17:40

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA and the South African Cabin Crew Association on Thursday rejected the latest offer by South African Airways.

Pilots tired of being asked to pour their cups of water into SAA's 'leaky bucket'

2019-11-12 20:32

SAA's almost 600 pilots are frustrated with what they regard as a lack of skills at the airline and a lack of accountable leadership.

ANALYSIS: Ramaphosa puts worker ownership of companies on the table

2019-09-26 20:20

President Cyril Ramaphosa upped the game when he put worker ownership of companies on the table at the congress of the SA Clothing and Textile Workers Union last week.

Clashes in Gauteng: What to do when encountering protesters on SA's roads

2019-08-30 09:38

There has been havoc around Gauteng recently with strikes and looting affecting motorists. In the latest incident, streets in Tshwane were closed following reports of looting.

Tshwane municipal workers strike to continue

2019-08-01 07:32

The strike by City of Tshwane bus drivers and other municipal workers is expected to continue as an agreement between the City and South African Municipal Workers' Union has still not been reached.


Bus strike paralyses Port Elizabeth

2020-01-14 20:44

An Eastern Cape bus driver strike over wages has paralysed the transport system in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality

WATCH | West Coast livelihoods in danger as steel plant closes

2019-11-22 14:53

“We want steel, we want steel!’ These were the chants of dozens of Saldanha steel workers picketing in front of the West Coast. Watch.

Ferial Haffajee: SAA strike grabs headlines, but the flying market has moved on

2019-11-22 05:00

SAA has eaten itself up. A badly treated passenger does not come back, says Ferial Haffajee.

Secondary airline strike could be severe blow to economy, warns industry body

2019-11-18 20:35

A secondary strike in SA's aviation industry could lead to a national crisis, warns the Airlines Association of Southern Africa.

SAA strike will quicken its demise - business body

2019-11-15 21:01

An aviation expert, a political party, a non-striking union, an industry body and a business chamber weigh in on the impact of the SAA strike.

SAA warns there may be 'no recovery' from strike

2019-11-13 15:38

'We are grounding that airline on Friday. It must not move,' says Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim.

AMCU: workers may back pay offer

2019-11-07 19:54

AMCU says it may conclude a wage deal with producers as early as next week if "minor" outstanding issues can be resolved.

British Airways cancels hundreds of flights over pilot strike

2019-09-08 18:00

British Airways cancelled hundreds of flights, with disruptions mostly impacting London, as chances dwindled for a breakthrough that would avert the first pilots’ strike in decades.

Chaos is looming for air travel in Britain as pilots from two airlines prepare to go on strike

2019-08-08 19:53

Pilots from Ryanair voted to strike just weeks after a similar vote by British Airways pilots. There are also looming strikes at London Heathrow.

Tshwane bus services suspended following strike chaos

2019-07-30 07:27

The bus strike that caused chaos on the streets of Tshwane has been expected to continue; however, bus services have been suspended entirely.

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