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Calls for proposals to resolve wage talks deadlock
Calls for proposals to resolve wage talks deadlockArticle

South Africans are being asked to come forward with proposals that might assist in resolving the deadlock between government and organised labour over the current public service wage negotiations...

26 Apr 2021

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Sibanye-Stillwater signs three-year wage dealArticle

Sibanye-Stillwater concluded a three-year wage agreement with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and Uasa in respect of wages and conditions of service for three years...

15 Nov 2018

Services to resume as #BusStrike comes to an end
Services to resume as #BusStrike comes to an endArticle

NEWSWATCH: Bus services are set to resume today, Tuesday, 15 May 2018 as the national bus strike by more than 17,000 drivers finally comes to an end...

Ilse van den Berg 15 May 2018

Hurdles lie ahead for single-body metals industry wage deal
Hurdles lie ahead for single-body metals industry wage dealArticle

The majority of employers in the steel and engineering sector have implemented self-determined wage increases for workers in the absence of an industry wage agreement...

Theto Mahlakoana 16 Jan 2018

Steel and engineering sector in a quagmire
Steel and engineering sector in a quagmireArticle

The knives are out in SA's metals and engineering sector...

Mark Allix 17 Jul 2017

Wine farm wage deal
Wine farm wage dealArticle

Farm workers struck a sweet deal after a bitter battle over wages with a top wine producer...

Robertson Winery and the Commercial, Stevedoring 24 Nov 2016

Focus on labour in platinum and car sectors
Focus on labour in platinum and car sectorsArticle

The struggling platinum industry will go into wage negotiations this year, while multiyear agreements in the car sector are due to be renegotiated...

Karl Gernetzky 8 Jan 2016

Two-year wage deal ends coal strike
Two-year wage deal ends coal strikeArticle

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has welcomed the end of the strike in the coal sector...

16 Oct 2015

SA July retail trade sales up 3.3% y/y
SA July retail trade sales up 3.3% y/yArticle

Growth in retail sales slowed slightly to 3.3% year on year (y/y) in July compared with a year earlier from 3.5% in June, Statistics SA data showed on Wednesday...

16 Sep 2015

Mimosa performs as strike stalls Platinum MileArticle

Aquarius Platinum's Mimosa mine in Zimbabwe had a strong operational performance in the June quarter while the Platinum Mile operation in Rustenburg was brought to a standstill by the five-month strike at Anglo American Platinum (Amplats).

Allan Seccombe 29 Jul 2014

Zuma welcomes end of platinum strike
Zuma welcomes end of platinum strikeArticle

PRETORIA: President Jacob Zuma has welcomed the conclusion of the strike by platinum mine workers.

25 Jun 2014

SAB strike ends as Fawu accepts wage offer
SAB strike ends as Fawu accepts wage offerArticle

The Food and Allied Workers Union (Fawu) has accepted a 7% wage offer from South African Breweries (SAB)‚ bringing an end to more than a month of strike action characterised by violence and intimidation.

6 Nov 2013

Plans for stability in SA motor industry
Plans for stability in SA motor industryArticle

A number of initiatives to improve competitiveness and labour stability in a motor industry hammered by seven weeks of strikes were announced last week.

Evan Pickworth 21 Oct 2013

One Numsa strike ends as another begins
One Numsa strike ends as another beginsArticle

Just as car workers are set to return to assembly lines on Monday (9 September) after a strike of almost three weeks‚ workers elsewhere in the motor industry‚ including petrol attendants‚ are to down tools.

Alexander Parker and Karl Gernetzky 9 Sep 2013

Clothing workers reach wage deal with employers
Clothing workers reach wage deal with employersArticle

More than 50,000 clothing and textile workers will not go on strike as five out of six employer organisations and the Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers Union (Sactwu) have reached a last-minute deal to prevent strike action.

Paul Vecchiatto 3 Sep 2013

BMW, Ford exports affected by motor industry strike
BMW, Ford exports affected by motor industry strikeArticle

As industrial action in the vehicle manufacturing sector continues, the latest National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of SA (Naamsa) data shows that BMW and Ford Motor's export operations have been negatively affected by the labour unrest.

Karl Gernetzky and Alistair Anderson 3 Sep 2013

Numsa refuses vehicle makers' wage offer
Numsa refuses vehicle makers' wage offerArticle

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA's (Numsa's) 30‚000 members in the vehicle manufacturing sector have refused a wage offer tabled by vehicle manufacturers and have demanded further improvements‚ Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim said on Friday (30 August).

Karl Gernetzky 2 Sep 2013

Clothing wage deal expected
Clothing wage deal expectedArticle

A wage settlement for SA Clothing and Textile Workers' Union (Sactwu) members with clothing sector employers could be expected soon, the union said on Monday, 26 August 2013.

27 Aug 2013

Telkom's wage deal with unions
Telkom's wage deal with unionsArticle

Fixed-line operator Telkom on Monday (5 August) announced the successful conclusion of wage talks with organised labour after reaching a three-year wage agreement with the South African Communications Union (Sacu).

7 Aug 2013

Transnet's wage deal with workers
Transnet's wage deal with workersArticle

Transport utility Transnet has concluded a two-year wage agreement for bargaining unit employees‚ it said on Wednesday (15 May).

16 May 2013

Gavin Moffat
Strike fever - It was the 2012 gold rushArticle

We speak with different voices. We hear with different ears. Our intentions play a great part in our communication, and the words and tone we use are an integral part of the subtle, underlying structure of our information exchange.

Gavin Moffat 21 Feb 2013

No agricultural wage deal yet, even in Clanwilliam
No agricultural wage deal yet, even in ClanwilliamArticle

According to Agri SA, Tuesday's claim by Cosatu's Tony Ehrenreich that a breakthrough was achieved with a wage deal in Clanwilliam, requires clarification.

17 Jan 2013

SARB: slow SA economy growth due to strikes
SARB: slow SA economy growth due to strikesArticle

Fin24 reports that The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) warned that mining strikes would likely curb economic growth for the rest of the year.

31 Oct 2012

Economy's supply lines threatened by truckers' strikeArticle

The nationwide strike by about 20 000 truck and freight drivers is in its second week and threatens to further choke South Africa's fragile economy.

2 Oct 2012

Clover‚ union reach wage dealArticle

Clover Industries (CLR) and the Food & Allied Workers Union (Fawu) have reached a wage settlement‚ ending a six-day strike.

24 Jul 2012

Non-compliance leads to wage strike
Non-compliance leads to wage strikeArticle

The minimum wage model being applied to clothing and textile workers is out of step with the realities of the industry and Business Day reports that this is the main reason why few of the companies are complying with its requirements.

28 Mar 2012

A bold new look in clothing industryArticle

SA's clothing industry has crossed the Rubicon. It has secured a three-year wage deal that will allow it to pay new entrants into the workforce 20%-30% less than existing workers.

10 Oct 2011

PnP to go for the leaner cut?
PnP to go for the leaner cut?Article

There is a new resolve at Pick n Pay, and if the SA Commercial, Catering & Allied Workers Union wasn't aware of it previously, it is now.

Sasha Planting 22 Nov 2010

Transnet, Satawu ink wage dealArticle

Transnet and the South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) on Thursday, 27 May 2010, finally broke the deadlock, ending the three-week-long wage dispute that has cost an estimated at R7 billion, crippled the parastatal's operations and led to the accumulation of a backlog.

Artwell Dlamini 28 May 2010

Transnet begins recovery planArticle

Transnet, the transport utility, indicated on Tuesday, 25 May 2010, it had begun to rollout its "recovery plan" aimed at clearing the backlog accumulated as a result of the strike, which commenced three weeks ago.

26 May 2010

Clothing industry wants laws enforcedArticle

Employers and workers in the clothing industry have combined forces to lobby the government to recriminalise noncompliance with labour legislation.

Linda Ensor 19 Oct 2009

Clothing union to sign wage dealArticle

The Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers' Union (Sactwu) is expected to sign a wage agreement today, Thursday 15 October 2009, after its members embarked on a 10-day strike last month.

15 Oct 2009

SABC, unions sign wage agreement
SABC, unions sign wage agreementArticle

NEWSWATCH: The national broadcaster and unions have signed a wage agreement that sees a 10% salary increase across the board - workers will get an immediate 8.5% and a further 1.5% from December 2009. Both are backdated to 1 April, and if the SABC makes an operational profit of R21 million at the end of the 2009/10 financial year, workers will benefit there as well, reports IOL.

12 Aug 2009

Unions won't budge on SABC pay demand; 2010 wage deal struck
Unions won't budge on SABC pay demand; 2010 wage deal struckArticle

NEWSWATCH: It's bad news, and good news… At the SABC, the unions have given management an ultimatum, reports Mail & Guardian Online, and the good news, the 2010 strike - marred by intimidation - is set to end, reports Eyewitness News.

15 Jul 2009

Transnet wage bill risesArticle

Transport parastatal Transnet has been left saddled with a additional wage bill amounting to more than R700m following a salary settlement with unions.

Artwell Dlamini 8 Jul 2009

Service stations seek higher retail marginsArticle

Service stations are hoping for an increase in the retail margin next month, the Fuel Retailers Association said.

Siseko Njobeni 8 Sep 2008

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