Carol Paton Writer at Large

The two largest trade unions at Eskom say they are yet to be called into talks with the government and Eskom to discuss the company’s future.

The co-operation of the unions – the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), which is the largest at the power utility with 17,500 members and the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) with 9,000 – is essential to the success of any restructuring project.

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, Morningstar financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Times Select.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.