Nehawu calls for speed in starting worker movement

Union says tripartite alliance’s blueprint to address socioeconomic challenges has stagnated.

PODCAST | More questions than answers about worker rights in gig economy

SA and Africa in general are behind the curve in implementing laws dealing with the ‘gig’ work

Sedibeng Water strike could shut off taps to 2-million customers

Municipalities in Free State, North West and Northern Cape face acute water shortages as workers down tools

Numsa’s strike rolls into third week as parties meet for mediation

Workers and steel sector employers look to CCMA to end impasse over wage increases

Embattled steel sector loses R500m in output due to Numsa wage strike

Seifsa warns of more headwinds after union rejects revised wage offer

Numsa rejects Seifsa’s latest pay offer

Employer body to hold briefing on Friday and says its latest offer is ‘fair, equitable and sustaniable’

Workers lose R100m in wages as Numsa strike drags on, Seifsa says

Numsa is awaiting feedback from the regions on a Seifsa proposal, meanwhile the strike continues

Cosatu calls for SA’s mining sector to be shut down over centralised bargaining

The bosses ‘are playing golf in Mauritius, in Dubai, in different countries, while we are working in the mines, and not getting anything’

Cosatu to go on national strike against corruption and job losses

The federation plans to strike against corruption, job losses, retrenchments, gender-based violence and attacks on collective bargaining

Seifsa strikes conciliatory tone as Numsa workers march

Employer body says it has reached out to the union for a meeting to resolve issues and reach a deal

PODCAST | The rise and growth of the side hustle in SA

Mudiwa Gavaza speaks to Janine Horn, a financial adviser at Momentum

Numsa to go ahead with strike after talks collapse

National Union of Metalworkers of SA plans total shutdown of the engineering sector

Steel sector employers to lock out workers if Numsa embarks on strike

Employer body Seifsa says there is still time for an agreement but union says the strike will start on October 5

Numsa to embark on indefinite strike in October over wage increases

The steel and engineering sector says conditions do not allow for the improvements the union is demanding

Unions had ‘no choice but to accept’ 3.5% wage deal due to pandemic

The harsh economic environment forced the workers to give nod to the offer, seen as favouring the state

SA records 10‚685 new Covid-19 infections in the past 24 hours

There were 526 new hospital admissions since Monday, says health institute

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