Showdown between Eskom and unions looms as wage bargaining starts next month

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Eskom has suspended load shedding as its emergency reserves recovered overnight.  (iStock).
Eskom has suspended load shedding as its emergency reserves recovered overnight. (iStock).

Labour unions are gearing up for start of wage bargaining talks with Eskom, in what is set to be a highly charged process at a time when the power utility is implementing its turnaround plan aimed at stabilising its finances.

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