Union hails ‘positive talks’ to avert job losses at Massmart

He said Massmart had initially wanted to retrench about 1,400 employees, but most of the affected people had been placed in other posts within the company

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Coca-Cola SA triples employee stake in business in boost to BEE status

A total of 8,000 employees who already held 5% of the private company will now own 15% and, along with other partners, will be 20% black-owned

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Ndabeni-Abrahams says she never made offer to hire retrenched SABC staffers

Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams says her department has not made an offer to absorb SABC staff

WATCH: Employment equity targets — a bridge too far?

Michael Avery talks to a panel about the Employment Equity Amendment Bill

Public sector unions take fight over pay to Constitutional Court

Bid to ensure government does not pick and choose provisions of collective agreement it implements

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Ministers table ‘alternative proposals’ to SABC retrenchments

Unions and management remain tight-lipped about details

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Unions dealt a blow as court rules in favour of SABC

Management may now proceed with job cuts but communications minister Ndabeni-Abrahams has made it clear she will not support retrenchments

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Second wave could still go higher, says Zweli Mkhize

The health minister fears a resurgence of infections as people return to Gauteng after the holidays

WATCH: Why the Ters benefit must be reinstated

Cosatu’s Matthew Parks talks to Business Day TV about why the Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme benefit must be reinstated

WATCH: Can UIF make more Ters payments?

UIF chief director Mzwanele Yawa talks to Business Day TV about possible additional Temporary Employer/Employee Relief Scheme payments

Samwu is questioning its support of the ANC

The union wants a meeting with the ruling party as it will only support it ‘based on principle’

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Senzo Mchunu denies committing ‘fiscal treason’ in making offer to public sector trade unions

The public service & administration minister says he does not know anything about the deal that was mentioned

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Denel contempt of court case postponed

The postponement to January  leaves thousands of workers facing financial straits during the festive holidays

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Unions to ask judge to hold Denel directors in contempt of court

Uasa and Solidarity say the executives ignored an order instructing them to pay staff salaries

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SABC board likely to make final decision on retrenchments next week

Members of the Communications Workers Union picketed outside the broadcaster’s headquarters in Auckland Park on Friday

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Cosatu threatens to withdraw election support for ANC over wage move

Workers are tired of broken promises, union federation president Zingiswa Losi says

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