Tuesday 29 July 2014 19:17
Neasa says they will keep locking out Numsa workers from their companies until salary increases in the steel and engineering industry are renegotiated.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 18:05
South Africa's rand fell to its lowest in a week against the dollar on Tuesday, with investors keen to minimise their risk exposure the day before a US Federal Reserve statement.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 17:53
Unions in the metal and engineering sector, including Numsa and Solidarity, have signed a wage agreement with the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation (Seifsa).
Tuesday 29 July 2014 16:15
South Africa's ruling African National Congress would like a local company to buy mines being sold by Anglo American Platinum.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 10:15
The metal and engineering employees have been urged to report for work on Tuesday after the four weeks strike which affected the sectors ended on Monday.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 05:22
Thousands of striking workers in the steel and engineering industry are expected to report back to work on Tuesday morning.
Tuesday 29 July 2014 05:15
Numsa said it’s over 200 000 striking members had accepted a wage offer to end a four-week stoppage in the metals sector.
Monday 28 July 2014 18:17
Student nurses at the Mmabatho Nursing College in the North West returned to work on Monday, after three months of having been on an illegal strike and class boycott.
Monday 28 July 2014 11:10
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has called on it’s striking workers to join picketing lines again on Monday.
Sunday 27 July 2014 19:55
The National Union of Metalworkers of SA is consulting its members on the wage offer in the metal sector.
Thursday 24 July 2014 17:16
Labour union UASA has broadly accepted an offer for wage increases of up to 10% in the steel and engineering industry, taking about 20-thousand workers out of a three-week strike.
Thursday 24 July 2014 12:51
Hundreds of National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) members, gathered in downtown Johannesburg, have been told that they do not have permission to march.
Thursday 24 July 2014 00:28
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he would support the re-introduction of strike ballots.
Wednesday 23 July 2014 08:10
National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) General Secretary, Irvin Jim has accused employers in the steel and engineering industry of being arrogant.
Tuesday 22 July 2014 15:12
The three-week old strike in the steel and engineering sector could be drawing to a close after Seifsa accepted key settlement proposals by Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant.
Monday 21 July 2014 19:43
Employer body Seifsa met on Monday to mull over a facilitated settlement proposal from the labour unions.
Monday 21 July 2014 17:54
Samwu has threatened to embark on a full-blown strike at the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in Port Elizabeth if what it calls salary anomalies are not addressed.
Sunday 20 July 2014 19:37
Labour unions representing striking South African metalworkers have submitted a lower wage demand to employers.
Thursday 17 July 2014 14:33
Farm workers affiliated with the Building and Allied Workers Union of South Africa (Bawusa), have continued their strike at Douglas Green Bellingham in the Boland.
Thursday 17 July 2014 13:14
Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBP) and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) have concluded a three-year wage agreement, the company said on Thursday