2019-02-18 19:00

Workers employed by facilities management company Bosasa, now known as African Global Operations (AGO), staged a demonstration outside its Mogale City head office on Monday.

Glencore said to cut workers at Congo copper, cobalt mine

2019-02-10 07:39

Labour unions met on Friday to discuss the job cuts, which will affect contractors and expatriate employees, the people said, asking not to be identified as the matter is private.

How to get the best Black Friday deals in-store - workers share their 12 best tips for shoppers

2018-11-22 11:55

Who better to help shoppers score the best deals than the people who work Black Friday?

A CEO and dad uses a 100-year-old strategy to get control of his schedule in just 15 minutes each night

2018-09-09 14:52

Under the Ivy Lee method at the end of each night you write down your six most important tasks to accomplish the following day in order of importance.

INSIDE LABOUR: The more things change, the more they stay the same

2018-07-13 06:00

Advances in productivity and innovation sadly have not always been accompanied by improvement in the lot of workers, writes Terry Bell.

Inside labour: Words are cheap – at Davos they are cheaper

2018-01-28 06:00

“We work for working people, not for any political party. We will campaign on issues and fight to hold our elected leaders accountable.”

Workers are booing Zuma for the wrong reasons

2017-05-12 09:03

Workers must link their protests against Zuma directly to their material interests. Every time he takes a foolish decision, it’s the wealth of the small capitalists, the workers, that is at stake, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

PPC’s Chinese workers under scrutiny

2017-02-05 06:01

Inspections, meetings mark initial investigation by home affairs and labour, as well as NUM

Only 1% growth will mean 80 000 jobs for SA - Zuma

2016-10-06 07:45

A 1% economic growth rate for South Africa will translate into over 80 000 jobs, while 3% will enable the country to create over 300 000 jobs, says President Jacob Zuma.

Join forces rather than stone us, Vavi tells unions

2016-09-05 14:42

Zwelinzima Vavi says unions should join the new labour federation if they feel they identify with the same principles.



2019-02-13 14:57

MZANSI’S biggest labor federation COSATU and its affiliates came out in numbers to protest against unemployment in the country.

Cheating national minimum wage gets employer a fraud charge

2019-01-31 21:17

The Department of Labour intends to open a fraud case against an employer for misrepresenting the details of its exemption from the national minimum wage.

How micro-management impacts on business

2018-11-01 09:40

Although there are certain instances where micro-management is required, it has to be with a short-term perspective in mind. Otherwise it can stifle a team and hinder performance in the long run.

Protracted strike at University of Fort Hare comes to an end

2018-08-05 13:11

National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union members at the University of Fort Hare have agreed to end their protracted strike, despite not all their demands being met.

Saftu takes to the streets to protest VAT hike, minimum wage

2018-04-12 12:28

Trade federation Saftu is marching to Parliament to raise awareness of the plight of the poor, highlighting issues such as the VAT hike, labour law amendments and the minimum wage.

Has the labour movement become a middle class movement?

2017-08-24 10:18

The South African labour landscape has undergone massive changes in the past few years that have left the country’s trade union movement almost unrecognisable, writes Andries Bezuidenhout.

Minimum wage not even enough for Ramaphosa's dog - Numsa

2017-02-05 15:08

The national minimum wage of R3 500 proposed by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is not even enough for his dog to survive on, says metalworker union Numsa.

Cosatu strike will have limited impact, say economists

2016-10-07 13:25

Cosatu's countrywide one-day stay-away is unlikely to have a significant impact on South Africa's GDP figures, say economists.

Mailbox: New 4-day work week revolution. A win, win?

2016-09-26 14:09

A four-day working week won’t work in all industries, but it may be an answer to some of South Africa’s challenges. Here's how it could work.

WATCH: Solar panel workers strike, demand pay increases

Tens of workers at Jinko Solar in Epping Industria staged an unprotected strike on Wednesday. Their disputes are mainly about pay, their shift hours and the warning system.

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