Friday 24 May 2013 05:34
The Johannesburg Magistrate's Court has dismissed (Cosatu) application for permission to stage a 'drive slow' in opposition to e-tolls on Friday.
Wednesday 22 May 2013 06:52
Negotiations are set to continue on Wednesday between Cosatu and Lanxess Chrome mine management over an illegal strike and clashes with security guards, which injured 15 mineworkers.
Tuesday 7 May 2013 09:33
Despite the recent violent wage strikes in the mining sector the National Union of Mineworkers is adamant they will demand a double-digit salary increase later this week.
Tuesday 7 May 2013 05:23
Traffic will be interrupted in the Johannesburg CBD and surrounding areas today when striking bus drivers march.
Monday 6 May 2013 06:52
The City of Johannesburg has obtained an interdict against Pikitup workers who were to embark on a strike from Monday.
Tuesday 30 April 2013 15:24
Labour federation, Cosatu, has threatened protest action that will halt all transport services in the country, if the wage deadlock in the bus industry is not resolved urgently.
Tuesday 23 April 2013 11:10
Long distance passengers travelling with Translux have been left stranded at Park Station in Johannesburg due to the bus drivers' strike.
Monday 22 April 2013 08:28
The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) says it will not accept any wage offer below a double-digit figure.
Tuesday 26 March 2013 14:38
Mining company Shanduka Coal says is has fired 250 workers who were on a wildcat strike at its Graspan Colliery at Middelburg in Mpumalanga.
Monday 11 March 2013 06:54
Numsa, six other unions and Malusi Gigaba have reached an agreement on the completion of the construction of Eskom's multi-billion-rand Medupi power station in Lephalale.
Thursday 7 February 2013 07:57
The Transvaal Agricultural Union (TAU) has confirmed that farmers in Limpopo and Mpumalanga have given notices of retrenchment to over 2000 employees
Wednesday 6 February 2013 05:24
A group of youth organisations aligned to the ANC have roundly rejected the ruling party's plans to declare teaching an essential service.
Monday 4 February 2013 18:01
Agri SA's President Johannes Moller says the announcement by Labour Minister, Mildred Oliphant, will force many farmers to reduce production or shut down.
Monday 4 February 2013 14:26
Anglo American Platinum, the world's largest producer of the metal, says 30% of the 14 000 workers whose jobs it said would be cut, will be redeployed to other Anglo operations in SA.
Tuesday 29 January 2013 07:55
The National Union of Mineworkers has welcomed the decision by mining giant, Amplats to suspend the retrenchment of up to 14 000 workers by 60 days.
Sunday 27 January 2013 18:56
Congress of the South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in the Western Cape says a renewed strike threat by farm workers has been averted in the province.
Saturday 26 January 2013 18:24
Acting ANC Youth League (ANCYL) President, Ronald Lamola says they support the wage demands by farmworkers in the Western Cape.
Friday 18 January 2013 19:03
The long-term effects of the protracted farmworkers strike in the Western Cape has serious economic implications.
Thursday 17 January 2013 16:21
The African National Congress (ANC) has slammed Anglo American Platinum mines decision to retrench 14 000 of its workers as 'mischievous and insensitive.'
Wednesday 16 January 2013 20:30
Cosatu says the seasonal fruit pickers strike in the Western Cape has been suspended for a week.