KHAYA SITHOLE: Government in a funding fix as unions turn the screw over wage deals
Raising taxes is not on, while IMF conditions will condemn more civil servants to jobless ranks
Just more than two years ago a protracted negotiation between the government and its employees resulted in the latest multiyear wage agreement being finalised.
The agreement, for April 1 2018 to March 31 2021, set the guideline for pay increases across employment grades. ..